Stories about World Media

Jun 24 2017

North Korea Conducts Another Rocket Engine Test

North Korea has been accused of crimes such as hacking banks, selling weapons, dealing drugs, counterfeiting cash and even trafficking endangered species - operations th...

Jun 24 2017

Qatar Row Reveals Saudi False Pretense of Commanding Unity: Iranian Official

Senegal was first to recall its ambassador from Qatar's capital Doha . "For Eritrea, this is a timely issue that warrants its active support", it noted. Violence has in...

Jun 24 2017

UK Parliament investigates cyberattack on user accounts

Systems were in place to protect member and staff accounts. she said. Indeed, some members of Parliament said on social media that they were having trouble accessing thei...

Jun 24 2017

Ireland now officially has its first ever openly gay prime minister

And Ireland is to have its youngest and first openly gay Taoiseach as after a marathon election process saw Leo Varadkar elected the party's new leader . "Friends, tod...

Jun 24 2017

Mandhana, Raj take India to challenging 281/3

The veteran player came up with a snappy response when asked who her favourite men's cricketer was between India and Pakistan . "I have always been asked who's your ...

Jun 24 2017

Pres. Trump Congratulates Republicans for Special Election Wins

Democratic congressional leaders tried to project confidence after two election losses this week, but bubbling anger from the party's rank-and-file on Capitol Hill ...

Jun 24 2017

S.Korean President witnesses test of home-grown missile

A second USA official also confirmed the test but did not provide additional details on the type of rocket component that was being tested or whether it fit into the IC...

Jun 24 2017

Israel tells civilians to steer clear of Syria border

Israel hasn't played an active role in the war in Syria, but has responded in the past when the fighting spilled over across the Syrian border. The Israeli side of the ...

Jun 24 2017

Pak wants RAW chief probed for 'links' with Jadhav

If his request with the chief of Army staff is denied, according to Pakistan Armed Forces spokesman Maj. This confession is enough to reveal India's anti-Pakistan intents...

Jun 24 2017

UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar

Saudi Arabia and other states closed land borders with Qatar on 5 June, expelling its citizens from their territory and banning its national carrier from its airspace. "A...

Jun 24 2017

Seoul Conducts Missile Test as Pyongyang Tests Rocket Engine

North Korean athletes and sports officials were welcomed to South Korea on Friday in a rare event that will allow the North Korean taekwondo team to compete in the Wo...

Jun 24 2017

Damian Green appointed First Secretary of State as May reshuffles Cabinet

Former Belgian prime minister Mr Verhofstadt said on Twitter that Brexit "isn't just about the Tories leaving the European Union, it's about the whole UK" adding: "Everyo...

Jun 24 2017

Democrats Search For Silver Lining After Narrowly Losing Georgia Election

The president's sarcastic support for Pelosi came after he had ranted on his favorite social media platform about a familiar topic - the ongoing Russian Federation inve...

Jun 24 2017

Prez poll: With 63% of votes in bag, Kovind win seems certain

In the third set, proposer Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Parkash Singh Badal, Union Urban development minister M Venkaiah Naidu will be present. NDA's constituents...

Jun 24 2017

Nitish Kumar seems uncomfortable sharing power with RJD : Ram Vilas Paswan

As a governor of Bihar , he's famous for his organizational skills and social campaigns. He said, "It was Nitish Kumar who had earlier initiated unity among Opposit...

Jun 24 2017

South Korea conducts missile test with warning to North Korea

As that threat by the North has increased, South Korea has also sought to strengthen its capabilities, particularly after the United States agreed in 2012 to let ...

Jun 24 2017

Australia's military resumes air operations over Syria

A U.S. official told CNN that another Syrian Su-22 fighter made an approach in what the military assessed as a possible bombing run on USA backed-Syrian Democratic Forces...

Jun 24 2017

American Airlines says Qatar Airways wants a 10-percent stake

USA airlines have long protested that Middle Eastern counterparts Qatar, Emirates , and Etihad receive subsidies from their governments that allow them to compete unfair...

Jun 24 2017

EU chief says British plan is below expectations

My first impression is that the United Kingdom offer is below our expectations and that it risks worsening the situation of citizens, but it will be for our negotiating...

Jun 24 2017

Another N. Korean Soldier Crosses Border to Defect

Chang Ung, a North Korean member of the International Olympic Committee and Do Jong-hwan, the new South Korean Sports Minister both came to Muju for the opening of the ta...