Stories about World Media

Jun 24 2017

Pakistan bombings: Many casualties in Quetta and Parachinar

Officials said that 18 people were killed and at least 100 others injured in the explosions. Officials said emergency had been imposed in all hospitals across Parachina...

Jun 24 2017

6 dangers for GOP senators as they consider rotten health-care bill

It called the version passed by the House last month "a categorical failure" and said the Senate version is "equally troubling". The Senate bill cuts back an expa...

Jun 24 2017

Prez polls: Naidu hails JD(U)'s decision to support Kovind

Kovind, who is the Bihar Governor, was in town as guest of Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat between May 28 to 30 along with his wife and children. We haven't yet...

Jun 24 2017

ISIL chief Al-Baghdadi reportedly killed in Russian air strike: Defence Ministry

Shoigu said the strike "eliminated over 100 terrorists, including members of IS leadership, and, presumably, al-Baghdadi", spokesman Dmitry Peskov told Russian news age...

Jun 24 2017

Three-nation tour: PM Narendra Modi leaves for Portugal

During the meetings, the American side would be represented by top leaders including the Vice President Mike Pence , the National Security Advisor, Lt. "We can't really ...

Jun 24 2017

Iran's Khamenei ordered missile strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria - Guards

The missiles flew over Iraq before striking what the Guard called an Islamic State command center and suicide auto bomb operation in Deir el-Zour, over 600 kilometers...

Jun 24 2017

North Korea: Obama Policy to Blame for 'Mystery' Death of Otto Warmbier

Though his family said they were told Warmbier had fallen into the coma after contracting botulism and taking a sleeping pill, US doctors believed that Warmbier had bee...

Jun 24 2017

North Korea denies torturing US detainee Otto Warmbier

But the spokesman, whom state news did not identify, said that American doctors who flew to Pyongyang to evacuate Mr. Warmbier recognized that the North had "provid...

Jun 24 2017

Iran to respond more decisively to terrorist attacks on its soil: Rouhani

Baqeri said the missile attack, which came as the US Senate voted for fresh sanctions against Iran , made the enemy understand that "any threat or acts of aggression...

Jun 24 2017

Trump Tweetstorm Disputes Russian Interference in 2016 Election

President Donald Trump on Thursday said Russia's interference in the 2016 election is a "hoax" and a "scam" pushed by the Democrats . Testifying before the C...

Jun 24 2017

London council evacuates residents amid fire safety concerns

The investigation found that the aluminum composite tiles used in the cladding and the insulation behind them had failed safety tests and helped the fire grow, she adde...

Jun 24 2017

Vehicle bomb outside a bank in Afghanistan kills 30

The strike follows a similar attack on a Bank of Kabul branch last month, which left seven dead and 31 wounded. Earlier, the Defense Ministry had urged soldiers t...

Jun 24 2017

Japan: Missing US sailors found dead in Fitzgerald destroyer

The merchant vessel that collided with the Fitzgerald is the ACX crystal , a container ship. Several U.S. Navy aircraft, as well as Japanese Coast Guard and Jap...

Jun 24 2017

Erdogan spokesman says Turkey and Russian Federation to deploy in Syria's Idlib

Russia , Turkey and Iran signed a deal in the Kazakh capital, Astana , on May 4 to establish four main "de-escalation zones" in Syria. Parties are working on a mecha...

Jun 24 2017

UAE's Gargash Says Qatar's Isolation Could Last 'Years'

Turkey has maintained good relations with Qatar as well as several of its Gulf Arab neighbours. Qatar denies the charges. Its state-funded pan-Arab news channel Al Ja...

Jun 24 2017

Macron party marches to clear majority

Government spokesman Christophe Castaner said on RTL radio on Monday that Prime Minister Edouard Philippe would resign "in the coming hours" and a new government would ...

Jun 24 2017

Punjab amends excise policy to circumvent SC liquor ban near highways

Bill, which was moved by parliamentary affairs minister Brahm Mohindra, was passed by the assembly on the concluding day of its budget session. On December 15 last year...

Jun 24 2017

Russia warships and sub fire cruise missiles at Syria: Moscow

The coalition stated the air battle followed the Rules of Engagement. The U.S. has also fired on Syrian government ground forces in the east on two occasions in the p...

Jun 24 2017

Beyonce, Jay Z's twins being kept in hospital, reports say

Are Beyonce and Jay Z parents again? Speaking to People , a source had claimed: "Bey and Jay are thrilled and have started sharing the news with their family and c...

Jun 24 2017

United States would welcome effective Syrian effort to defeat ISIS

On several occasions in recent weeks, warplanes of the USA -led coalition have also struck pro-government forces to prevent them from advancing in the region. It was a sh...