Stories about World Media

Jun 26 2017

Portugal, Mexico Reach Confederations Cup Semifinals

Russia's hopes of a comeback were further hampered in the final 20 minutes when Yury Zhirkov was sent off for a second yellow card. Mexico defender Nestor Araujo ...

Jun 26 2017

Moon sighted, Eid-ul-Fitr on Sunday: Peshawar's Masjid Qasim Khan

The zonal committee's moon-sighting meetings will also be held in Sindh, Balochistan, Peshawar and Punjab. The Rooyat-e-Hilal Committee New Delhi and Central Ruet-e-H...

Jun 26 2017

North Korea conducts another missile test

South Korean President Moon Jae-in Friday oversaw a missile test , which his office said was "aimed at sending a clear warning against North Korea's repeated provocati...

Jun 26 2017

Yoga Day celebration draws unprecedented interest at United Nations headquarters

Prominent personalities like Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Baba Ramdev actively participates in the Yoga Events in order to bring awareness to people regarding the m...

Jun 26 2017

Saudi Arabia demands Qatar close Al Jazeera, sever ties with Iran

The acting managing director of Al-Jazeera's English language service on Friday denounced demands by Gulf Arab states involved in a dispute with Qatar for the network's s...

Jun 26 2017

South Korea Tests Missile Capable of Striking Any Part of the North

The US Defense Intelligence Agency warned last month that North Korea was on an "inevitable" path to achieving this. "The relevant resolutions, adopted by the UNSC, hav...

Jun 26 2017

'Dialogue, Not Violence': Rajnath Singh's Message To Darjeeling

Expressing shock at the incident, Banerjee said an all-party meeting will be held in Siliguri on June 22 to discuss the growing unrest in the northern West Bengal hills...

Jun 26 2017

Istanbul Pride march to go on despite governor's ban

He also accused the organizers of failing to submit an official request for the march. The NYC Pride March began as a civil rights demonstration on the one-year anniversa...

Jun 26 2017

Hotpoint issues apology after faulty appliance found to start Grenfell Tower fire

The fire that engulfed the Grenfell Tower started in a refrigerator in one of the apartments, according to police, reports CBS News' Jonathan Vigliotti. The cladding w...

Jun 26 2017

Moon uses sports event to address North

The ITF includes 32 North Korean nationals out of a total 36 delegates, Yonhap reported . "This was the fourth of six test launches, and the missile will be deployed aft...

Jun 26 2017

Albania's Socialists set to win parliamentary vote

The ruling Socialists and rival Democrats seek an outright majority in Sunday's general election to implement European Union plans. Since communism collapsed in the e...

Jun 26 2017

Paswan Invites Nitish Kumar to Re-join NDA

Paswan invited Kumar to return to the NDA fold saying Bihar would do much better under the NDA rule than it is doing under the RJD, JD-U, Congress alliance. "Yes, I hav...

Jun 26 2017

Palestinians disappointed after 'tense' meeting with Kushner

The delegation led by U.S. President Donald Trump 's senior adviser Jared Kushner voiced their discontent at Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas for refusing to co...

Jun 26 2017

GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bill

As one of five Republican senators that announced opposition to the bill in its current form, Paul said he would consider voting for partial repeal of Obamacare , if...

Jun 26 2017

S. Korean leader observes missile test amid threats from N. Korea

Nevertheless, the Korea Herald reports that the US and South Korea will have completed a team that can take out Kim and paralyze the country's command and control systems...

Jun 26 2017

Professor says N. Korea detainee got what he 'deserved'

Dettwyler declined to comment. University of DE (pictured) won't bring back an adjunct professor for her controversial comments regarding Otto Warmbier . Dettwyler sai...

Jun 26 2017

India, Portugal agree to further strengthen bilateral relations

US PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP on his Twitter account. "This visit provides an opportunity for relationship building. It will make sense if Modi raises the issue in outside...

Jun 26 2017

Iran's top leader says USA should not enter Iraq "under any pretext"

Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says its next "crushing response" to potential enemy missteps has already been planned days after it struck ISIL position...

Jun 26 2017

Philippines' Duterte says didn't seek U.S. support in city siege

Outside governments have expressed alarm over the siege by the militants, who are still holed up in buildings with civilian hostages in Marawi's commercial district. Pres...

Jun 26 2017

No country questioned India's surgical strikes: PM Modi tells Indian diaspora

India's growth presents a win-win partnership for India and United States both. Indians are the top beneficiaries of one of the United States' most popular work visas, ...