Stories about World Media

Jul 28 2017

2 injured in wall collapse as heavy rain hits Istanbul

At least three people were injured Thursday after a severe summer storm hit Istanbul , Turkey, with heavy rain and hail, taking down a stone wall and tree, and flooding ...

Jul 28 2017

White House divisions on display with Scaramucci's comments

Scaramucci said: "Reince and I have been personal friends for six years". After the Twittersphere lit up, pointing out to Scaramucci that the disclosure form is public ...

Jul 28 2017

ME reviewing new request from voter fraud commission

Secretary Dunlap denied the request based on the provision in ME law that prohibits ME voter data from public disclosure. The Illinois State Board of Elections Friday s...

Jul 28 2017

Palestinian shot dead trying to stab soldiers in West Bank

No civilians were reported to be wounded in the attack. It showed that the alleged attacker was 24- year-old Abdullah Taqatqa from Bethlehem. Forces there responded with ...

Jul 28 2017

Palestinians celebrate as Al-Aqsa security set-up removed

The military said shots were fired at main instigators after they ignored warning shots and calls to halt. Palestinians say the attacks stem from anger and frustration at...

Jul 28 2017

Scaramucci Backpedals on Apparent Call for Priebus' Prosecution

He says: "I serve at the pleasure of the president". "I don't like the activity going on in the White House", Scaramucci added. "I don't like what they're doing to my f...

Jul 28 2017

The Dangers of the Senate Health Care Vote

Obamacare covered all health care measures for women at the same costs as men of the same age. The health-care industry is very fluid, constantly evolving with an aging ...

Jul 28 2017

Senate Committee Holds Hearing On Russian Interference In US Election

Manafort had previously disclosed the meeting in documents he turned over to the committee. "Knowing exactly who is acting on behalf of the Russian government is vital ...

Jul 28 2017

Six kidnapped Lagos pupils set free in Ondo

One of the mothers of the students who spoke with PREMIUM TIMES Friday afternoon said the students are on their way to Lagos. They were handed over to the Ondo state De...

Jul 28 2017

Less Than 2000 Daesh Fighters Remain in Syria's Raqqa - Coalition

SDF has been on the offensive in Raqqa since June 6. And south of the Euphrates River, the SDF continue to isolate Raqqa and reinforce their positions. "Meshaal oversaw, ...

Jul 28 2017

Venezuela: General Strike, 5 Dead and Protests Continue

But Maduro says anyone who marches against the "Constituent Assembly " risks up to 10 years in prison. The last such assembly was called in 1999, when former President H...

Jul 28 2017

Christy Clark resigns as BC Liberal leader

She will also be stepping down as MLA for Kelowna-West. Horgan now has six months to call a by-election to fill the soon to be vacant seat in the riding of Kelowna-West...

Jul 28 2017

Woman Rescued As Boa Constrictor Wraps Around Neck, Bites Face

He's got my nose". WOIO reported that the Sheffield Lake Fire Department responded after the 45-year-old victim called 911 to report a boa constrictor on her face. Th...

Jul 28 2017

CNN Critical of GOP's Single-Payer 'Bait' Amendment

Daines' bill was part of the ongoing floor battle over the Senate's version of the Republican health care reform plan, which was originally meant to repeal and replace Ob...

Jul 28 2017

Serious ramifications if J&K special status tinkered: Mehbooba Mufti

According to IANS report, Mufti also said that, "you are not targeting separatists who have an agenda to secede but you are weakening the forces who have accepted India...

Jul 28 2017

Berenberg Bank Believes Eli Lilly & Co (NYSE: LLY) Won't Stop Here

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) now has an average analyst recommendation of 2.10 according to analysts. The stock has lost -0.43%, reaching at $81.84 after hovering bet...

Jul 28 2017

UK Minister Says '22 Election Is Ideal Brexit Transition Deadline

Labour's Pat McFadden described the government's position as a "shambles". Home Secretary Amber Rudd has attempted to reassure businesses that they will still ...

Jul 28 2017

10-year-old rape victim denied abortion by India's Supreme Court

The PIL was filed after a Chandigarh district court on July 18 refused to let the girl undergo the abortion after it was confirmed that she was 26 weeks pregnant. The med...

Jul 28 2017

Trinamool backs Congress' Rajya Sabha nominee

On Friday, Banerjee went to the Assembly, spoke to Congress leaders Bhattacharya and Abdul Mannan and announced her support. "He will win with the help of our votes", Ban...

Jul 28 2017

The GOP's Bid to Repeal Obamacare Is Probably Over for Good

The bill would repeal both the individual and employer mandates, which requires individuals to have health insurance , and employers to provide health insurance to emp...