Stories about World Media

Jul 26 2017

Taliban rout Afghan troops near Kandahar

In January previous year, seven employees of popular TV channel Tolo, which is often critical of the insurgents, were killed in a Taliban suicide bombing in Kabul in wh...

Jul 26 2017

Israel removes holy site metal detectors, but boycott

The diplomats, including Israel's ambassador to Jordan, Einat Schlain, crossed the Allenby bridge border in a convoy, arriving back in Israel at around 11 pm. In January ...

Jul 26 2017

Man bathing in pond attacked by alligator in Charlotte County

Iman told NBC-2 that he checked the water before going in and didn't see anything suspicious. He managed to fight off the animal as it dragged him into the pond. "I pun...

Jul 26 2017

LGBT fighting unit is taking action against ISIS

In TQILA's statement, the group said it formed the unit as its members had "watched in horror as fascist and extremist forces around the world have attacked the Queer com...

Jul 26 2017

Heavy monsoon rains lash western India, killing 16

Rajkot, Surendranagar and several other districts in the Saurashtra region are most affected by the heavy rains over a week now. India's western state of Gujarat is alr...

Jul 26 2017

South Africa release Duminy before third Test

He will bolster the tourists' already formidable attack in the Oval's 100th Test, and the hosts' charismatic allrounder expects him to return unbowed - if wary of minding...

Jul 26 2017

European Union executive to start legal action against Poland over judiciary reform

Critics are accusing the government of President Adrzeij Duda of blatant power grab. Polish President Andrzej Duda surprised many Monday when he vetoed two of the con...

Jul 26 2017

Would be immigrants found dead in a lorry in the US

USA immigration investigators say more than 100 people may have been packed inside the 18-wheeler at one point, some had already been picked up, others fled. "We're l...

Jul 26 2017

A Canadian wedding got "crashed" by one very famous leading lady

Imagine you're celebrating a relative's wedding when in walks Kristen Stewart , César-winning actress and Chanel muse? "We said "Hey, you know. At one point, someone a...

Jul 26 2017

Jerusalem: Israel removes holy site metal detector

But it remains to be seen whether Muslim worshippers will accept the security measures that Israel plans to implement in their place. They refused to enter the compound i...

Jul 26 2017

CBN Retains Rates to Sustain Recovery Gains

Naira was quoted at the rate of N305.75k per USA dollar on Tuesday, the same level it traded the previous day. Since the Naira dropped to a record low of N520/$1 in Feb...

Jul 26 2017

National Investigating Agency identifies 60 stone pelters in Kashmir

Sources in the National Investigation Agency ( NIA ) said that links have emerged between the arrested separatist leaders and disruptors inciting youths to hurl stone...

Jul 26 2017

Henry Cavill's Mustache Goes Viral

Despite what the cast at this weekend's Comic-Con festivities may have led you to believe, the reshoots on the picture - now under the direction of Joss Whedon ( The Av...

Jul 26 2017

ECJ To Rule On Hamas 'Terror' Listing

The lower court sparked outrage in Israel and Washington when it said Hamas should be dropped from the list because the European Union had made the decision based on in...

Jul 26 2017

Snapdeal board said to have accepted Flipkart's $950 m buyout offer

As told by the reliable sources to Reuters , declining to publicise their names, the biggest investor of Snapdeal, the SoftBank Group Corp from Japan is now planning to ...

Jul 26 2017

PM Narendra Modi conducts aerial survey of flood affected regions in Gujarat

Modi told reporters, "In such situations, it is the farmers who suffer the most". Injured are entitled to compensation of Rs 50,000, while the kin of deceased will get ...

Jul 26 2017

Man arrested after trying to smuggle three cobras into the USA

Federal agents also searched Franco's phone and found that he exchanged messages with an individual in Asia about shipping turtles and snakes between Hong Kong and the US...

Jul 26 2017

Rick Perry Got Punked in a Fake Interview With Russian Pranksters

Perry told the pranksters that America stepping away from the agreement shouldn't damage the relationship with Ukraine . The pranksters - Vladimir Kuznetsov and Alexei...

Jul 26 2017

Trump, without evidence, cites Ukraine ties to ex-rival Clinton

Next up, 11 year old Barron Trump!" "Attorney General Jeff Sessions has taken a VERY weak position on Hillary Clinton crimes (where are E-mails & DNC server) & Inte...

Jul 26 2017

Amazon to create 450 more jobs at new London HQ

The new specialists will fill positions in software development, user-interface, data analysis and graphic design. The 450 new high tech jobs are in addition to the 5,0...