Stories about World Media

Aug 16 2017

Independence Day Speech Blocked By Doordarshan, AIR, Alleges Tripura Chief Minister

Great values of secularism have helped in keeping Indians together as a nation. "We must always remember that unity and diversity is the main spirit of the country and ...

Aug 16 2017

J&K: LeT commander Ayub Lelhari killed

An encounter between security forces and terrorists broke out on Wednesday in Kakpora's Banderpora in Pulwama , Jammu and Kashmir . On August 1, Abu Dujana, the most-...

Aug 16 2017

Florida NAACP chapter wants Confederate monuments removed

In Baltimore, Pugh announced Monday that she would move forward with the removal of Baltimore's statues of Roger B. Taney, a Marylander who wrote the 1856 Dred Scott Su...

Aug 16 2017

Indian, Chinese soldiers scuffle in Ladakh

While standoffs in the Ladakh region between Indian and Chinese troops are nearly routine in the summer months, what surprised officials was the pelting of stones between...

Aug 16 2017

No Pinoys hurt in Burkina Faso attack, Egypt train accident

One, a former French teacher from Toronto, the other a veterinary volunteer from Montreal. On its Twitter account, the college announced a PhD scholarship in Chen's nam...

Aug 16 2017

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich quits Trump council over muted Charlottesville response

He was the third CEO in a day to quit the American manufacturing council , a protest against the administration's muted response to the white supremacist rally in Charlo...

Aug 16 2017

Essex firefighters battle blaze at Southend Airport aircraft hangar

The blaze broke out at 10.30am today at London Southend Airport's perimeter. Pictures from the site of the accident showed thick plumes of black smoke billowing above the...

Aug 16 2017

China urges US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats

Dunford is visiting South Korea, Japan and China after a week in which Trump declared the US military "locked and loaded" and said he was ready to unleash " fire and fury...

Aug 16 2017

Fox host: Trump comments 'one of the biggest messes I've ever seen'

Timpf said she could not believe that they even had to comment on whether or not it was controversial to say "white supremacist Nazis" are all bad people . His failure -...

Aug 16 2017

Donald Trump fuels Charlottesville flames with unapologetic remarks

Of the 15% of voters who said knowing the candidate "cares about me" was the most important trait in making up their mind who to vote for, Hillary Clinton beat Trump ...

Aug 16 2017

Unpredictable Race for Ex-Rep. Chaffetz's Seat in Utah

He's since taken a role as a Fox News commentator and announced he will be one of six visiting fellows at Harvard University this fall. They split support during the camp...

Aug 16 2017

On Trump's sympathy for the devil of white nationalism

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) on Tuesday said "there can be no moral ambiguity" about the repugnance of white supremacy in what appeared to be an ambiguous response to P...

Aug 16 2017

Blue Whale: Police probe teen boy's death in Thiruvananthapuram

The deadly " Blue Whale Challenge", an online game which urges players to fulfil self-harming challenges resulting in suicide, has already claimed a few victims across t...

Aug 16 2017

Highlights of Modi's I-Day speech

The premier also talked about the benefits of Goods and Service Tax ( GST ) - " Those who have looted the nation and looted the poor are not able to sleep peacefully to...

Aug 16 2017

What PM Narendra Modi Said About Unearthing Black Money Post Demonetisation

There is a huge gap between the statements given by the Prime Minister and the reality. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for reviving strife-torn Kashm...

Aug 16 2017

Jim Mattis warns it's 'game on' if North Korea strikes Guam

Paektu, with some 200 foreigners with friendly ties to North Korea among those attending, according to organizers. "We think that lots of good things could happen, and ...

Aug 16 2017

Hope Hicks Will Be Trump's Interim Communications Director

Senior communications adviser Hope Hicks will likely take on the role of White House communications director, according to two sources inside the White House and one ou...

Aug 16 2017

Sen. Johnson: Should Wisconsin bear full Foxconn cost?

Republicans defeated all 23 democratic amendments - and every democrat on the committee voted against the final version of the bill. "This 3 billion dollar investment o...

Aug 16 2017

Under Armour CEO Withdraws From Trump's Manufacturing Council

Frazier, one of only a few black CEOs to helm a Fortune 500 company, said in a statement Trump "must honor our fundamental views by clearly rejecting expressions of...

Aug 16 2017

Man seen at Charlottesville protests no longer works at Top Dog

SFist and others reported Monday that Cole White was sacked from Top Dog after the restaurant posted a notice to their front door - likely to placate all those custom...