Stories about World Media

Aug 01 2017

Why PM Nawaz was not ousted on corruption charges?

The new Pakistan prime minister faces a barrage of challenges and perhaps the incoming leader would be divested of significant power that the government used to enjoy und...

Aug 01 2017

Militant killed in ongoing Pulwama encounter

Another LeT commander Arif Nabi Dar was also killed during the fierce encounter with the security forces. Dujana, a Pakistan national, was the chief of Lashkar's operat...

Aug 01 2017

'Blind' hero pilot lands plane with 127 passengers on board

Akopov chose to turn the aircraft around and attempt to land. Despite the extreme weather conditions forcing the closure of the airport, the plane was permitted to make i...

Aug 01 2017

Pakistan will vote for Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

The report said several names were floated for consideration during the meeting of the opposition leaders which took place at the National Assembly. Talking to The Exp...

Aug 01 2017

Venezuela opposition leaders re-arrested after poll

The vehicle has "Sebin" written on it - the acronym for the country's intelligence agency. He said he wants the assembly to strip opposition lawmakers and governors of co...

Aug 01 2017

World's longest pedestrian suspension bridge opens in Swiss Alps

The Europabrucke suspension bridge, commissioned by donor Charles Kuonen, replaces the Europaweg walkway which was closed to hikers approximately seven years ago for ...

Aug 01 2017

Joplin National Night Out

Tonight is National Night Out, and starting at 6 p.m., towns and neighborhoods in Pitt County and across the country will turn on their porch lights as residents head to ...

Aug 01 2017

Trump blasts Senate filibuster, claims Russian Federation was against him in election

The country's state media reported Kim Jong Un saying "the whole U.S. mainland" is within reach and called Pyongyang's weapons program "a precious asset", CNN report...

Aug 01 2017

Deadly Accident Caused By 'Structural Issue'

IDOL will notify operators of the suspension. "An initial inspection is done on each and every ride ". The Dutch manufacturer, KGM Project Planning, released a sta...

Aug 01 2017

Australia tightening security as police thwart air terror plot

The plan involved an improvised device and was "Islamist-inspired", police said. The raids were not planned but were a rapid response to information received by police,...

Aug 01 2017

USA bombers fly over Korean Peninsula after North's test

Hailey's comments repeated President Donald Trump on Saturday, who said he was 'very disappointed by China . The U.S. Missile Defense Agency also announced that th...

Aug 01 2017

Obama Urges US To Keep ACA After Skinny Repeal Fails

Skinny Repeal was considered the Senate's Last Best Stab as passing something to get Obamacare killed. At 80 years old in the twilight of a remarkable career, Mc...

Aug 01 2017

Austin PD pulls Ford Explorers from fleet after cops fall ill

The move comes amid a monthslong federal investigation into a version of the Ford Explorer over worries of exhaust-fume problems nationwide. It's a problem that's led...

Aug 01 2017

British Gas to put up electricity bills by 12.5%, owner Centrica says

British Gas said the increase will add £76 to the typical annual bill of a household on its dual fuel standard tariff, taking it to £1,120. Hodges said the company re...

Aug 01 2017

Spin to win: Moeen Ali claims Test hat-trick first

He removed opener Dean Elgar for 136 and tail-ender Kagiso Rabada , before taking the wicket of No 11 Morne Morkel via a Hawk-Eye appeal. Elgar and Rababa went in carb...

Aug 01 2017

The 'Skinny Repeal' Debacle and the Way Forward

President Trump on Saturday threatened to end key payments to insurance companies made under ObamaCare if a repeal-and-replace bill is not passed. The second part of th...

Aug 01 2017

New UK TV slammed for airing recreational killing of animals in Africa

The sports entertainment company chose the Game Fair in Hertfordshire on 28-30 July as the place to unveil the channel in the UK. Kroenke faced a heavy backlash fol...

Aug 01 2017

Germany urges European Union countermeasures against United States over Russian Federation sanctions

But the sanctions bill represents the first time Washington has attempted to force its opposition to the pipeline on European allies through punitive measures. Junker sai...

Aug 01 2017

3 bodies found in missing woman's vehicle in Loudoun County

Rescue and emergency crews were seen responding near the Evergreen Mills Road area between Crimson Place and Shreve Mill Road - the area where the auto was found - around...

Aug 01 2017

Wife Of Slain Southport Officer Says He Was Honored To Serve

He got out of his auto and walked toward the overturned vehicle, which was involved in the crash. Stacy Allan released a statement on behalf of her family in which ...