Stories about World Media

Jul 28 2017

Lok Sabha Clears Amendments to Companies Act 2013

Former Union Minister Jairam Ramesh Wednesday caused sensation in the Rajya Sabha when he said that Jammu Kashmir Finance Minister, Haseeb Drabu was unaware of the intr...

Jul 28 2017

Priest convicted of raping boy will be living in Ware

But lawyers for priest sex abuse victims say he abused dozens of children and remains a risk. Shanley was convicted of repeatedly raping a boy from his parish in the Bo...

Jul 28 2017

Israel and Jordan in diplomatic standoff after embassy deaths

The guard opened fire, killing his attacker and another Jordanian. This was nothing more than a criminal incident. Monday's report in Hala Akhbar says Jordan wants to i...

Jul 28 2017

European Union threatens Poland with sanctions over judiciary powers overhaul

Increasingly concerned by the Polish government's meddling in the country's legal system and media, the European Commission has threatened to censure Poland for the past ...

Jul 28 2017

Two Jordanians killed in shooting at Israeli embassy in Amman

The carpenter, who was in the embassy compound for routine furniture replacement, attacked the security official from behind by stabbing him with a screwdriver, the Isr...

Jul 28 2017

Chief prosecutor: At least 114 deaths in Venezuela crisis

Venezuela careened toward a showdown on its streets Friday between anti-government protesters and security forces, raising worldwide alarm at worsening deadly unrest an...

Jul 28 2017

Shark jumps onto fishing boat, gets stuck

The anglers on board the Long Island fishing boat looked horrified as they watched the huge shark struggle to get back into the water. The video shows the shark thras...

Jul 28 2017

Transgender ban in military - By the numbers

Previous year under President Obama, transgender service members could serve openly while the military studied how to accommodate transgender recruits. President Trump sa...

Jul 28 2017

Ryan signals readiness to move to tax reform

Kevin Brady (R-Texas), Sen". Republican Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham of SC say they are still opposed to a minimal bill that would only repeal sev...

Jul 28 2017

Credit Suisse looking more like a wealth manager as profit beats expectations

The bank said it expects volatility and client activity to remain at low levels, which will weigh on trading, and it also cautioned of a private banking dip in the third ...

Jul 28 2017

Another day, another mixed message from the government over Brexit

The comments come after it was reported that Hammond told business leaders he wants to negotiate a simple "off-the-shelf" transition deal with Brussels. While there now...

Jul 28 2017

Gov. Baker crafting bill to restore some ICE detainers

The high court ruled that police in MA cannot cooperate when federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement authorities ask for someone to be held until they can arrive wi...

Jul 28 2017

Indu Sarkar movie Review released on 28.07.2017

Then the Censor Board tried to cut a number of references and dialogues in the movie. And now, the Congress has once again arisen to create problems. The movie is set a...

Jul 28 2017

Knife-wielding man goes on deadly rampage in Germany

Police said several people suffered stab wounds and one of them died. The assailant was placed under arrest, police said, adding that it was too soon to speculate a mot...

Jul 28 2017

Over 1000 turtles released to celebrate Thai King's birthday

The number 1,066 represents two important numbers for the king: 10 and 66. Provincial halls around the country and Thai embassies around the world also host similar mas...

Jul 28 2017

Dolphins ex-cheerleader, lawyer getting divorced -- and Trump's a factor

Aronberg, who also owns Lynn Aronberg Public Relations in West Palm Beach, has occasionally dined with the president and First Lady Melania Trump at Mar-a-Lago and at o...

Jul 28 2017

Top Republican drafting bill to protect special counsel

The president has also been criticizing Attorney General Jeff Sessions for recusing himself earlier this year from the investigation into possible collusion between R...

Jul 28 2017

French government to nationalize STX France, Economy Minister Le Maire says

Le Maire said that a previous proposal to evenly split the ownership of STX between French and Italian investors is still valid even if it has been rejected by the Italia...

Jul 28 2017

Missing Tennessee girl prompts massive search

The child was reportedly carrying a black jump rope. Mrs. Medina told the police department that she dropped off the children between 6:30 and 7 p.m., and returned to t...

Jul 28 2017

Japan to raise tariffs on USA beef imports to 50%

From 1 August 1 until 31 March 2018, tariffs will leap to 50% from the current 38.5% regime. The increase in tariffs is triggered automatically if quarterly imports of ...