Stories about World Media

Aug 09 2017

Rahul Gandhi missing' posters emerge in his Lok Sabha constituency Amethi

The posters carry the Gandhi scion's picture, written below which is a reward for anyone who could trace their missing MP. The posters of "Rahul Gandhi missing" have cr...

Aug 09 2017

Indian troops surrender to Chinese warnings

The China Daily editorial, which is just the latest in what has been a series of jingoistic articles that have been churned out by the state-backed media in China, says t...

Aug 09 2017

David Letterman is coming back to TV thanks to Netflix

Each episode will be an hour long. Letterman acknowledged his coming out of retirement in a statement released by the streaming network. Known for his quick wit, sa...

Aug 09 2017

Nagasaki marks United States atom bomb anniversary

Three days after the nuclear attack on Hiroshima on August 6, the U.S. dropped a second bomb on Nagasaki. At 11:02 am, when the bomb struck 72 years ago, people at the ...

Aug 09 2017

Donald Trump 'receives daily digest of articles that praise him'

However, since Trump became president, the number of such staffers has expanded to 10 and the creation of folder filled with only positive news of the president - while u...

Aug 09 2017

Two men charged in rape, death of 11-year-old NY girl

This undated photo provided by the New York State Police shows James Brower who was arrested in connection with the death of an 11-year-old girl , Jacelyn O'Connor, at...

Aug 09 2017

Sequoia National Park hikers capture terrifying encounter with mountain lion on video

But it's what happened after the camera was put away that added to the fear of the encounter. At first, the mountain lion is nowhere to be seen. One of them utters an...

Aug 09 2017

High school sports participation nationwide reaches all-time high

Seven of the top 10 most popular boys sports experienced increased participation, but the nation's most played sport - football - saw a decrease of 25,503 participants. T...

Aug 09 2017

B1-B bombers return to Guam after Korea sortie

During the almost 10-hour mission, aircrews practiced intercept and formation training. North Korea says it has mastered a crucial technology needed to strike the USA w...

Aug 09 2017

US Considering Air Strikes against ISIS Affiliates in Philippines

According to NBC News , the strikes against ISIS would potentially be conducted by weaponized aerial drones as part of an official collective self-defense military ope...

Aug 09 2017

'No respect' for Dr Mahathir after bid to oust Najib via Zahid

Mahathir's response comes after Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi accused Mahathir of forwarding the Malay agenda in order to make use of the Malays and UMNO. "I h...

Aug 09 2017

ASEAN latest to condemn North Korea for missile tests

The South China Sea issue was the most sensitive topic for China during the ASEAN Summit; one of China's goals at the Summit was to downplay the topic. The three countr...

Aug 09 2017

ASEAN ministers condemn China's land reclamation, militarization in South China Sea

Vietnam has won the promise of a visit from a US aircraft carrier and deeper defence cooperation from the United States as strains show with China over the disputed Sout...

Aug 09 2017

NSW Police raid homes of Sydney's Ibrahim brothers over alleged drug smuggling

The investigation began in mid-2016, targeting crime groups attempting to import large quantities of drugs and tobacco, according to authorities. "The people we allege ...

Aug 09 2017

Narcissist-in-Chief Reportedly Gets Twice-Daily Fix of Positive Press

Trump's battle with the "fake news media" - otherwise known as any and all publications that don't report strictly positive news about the Commander-In-Chief - has been w...

Aug 09 2017

Some Police Welcome Transgender Troops if Military Ban Moves Forward

Though the policy-called "A Guidance Policy for Open Transgender Service Phase Out"-has not yet been made public, sources familiar with the planning said it would encoura...

Aug 09 2017

CONFIRMED: Kenneth Noye to be transferred to open prison

In September 2015 the Parole Board declined to order his release, but recommended he be transferred to open conditions. The board said it was not directing Noye's relea...

Aug 09 2017

President Trump gets twice-daily 'propaganda document' of biased news

Republican National Committee's staffers keep tabs on various cable news shows, including CNN, MSNBC and Fox News, as well as scouring for positive online stories and soc...

Aug 09 2017

Trump tweets classified info he saw on 'Fox & Friends'

But Haley was asked about a story published on FoxNews.com that reported that US spy agencies detected North Korea loading two anti-ship cruise missiles onto a patrol b...

Aug 09 2017

Vehicle rams into military servicemen in Paris suburb

According to the Reuters news agency, two of the soldiers were seriously injured and the other four were less badly hurt. The officers were standing by their vehicle at...