Stories about World Media

Aug 17 2017

Satellite Shows Iran Building Scud Missile Factory in Syria

A senior Israeli security official claimed Wednesday that in recent months, Israel has been closely monitoring Iran's plans to build a missile factory in Lebanon. Iran sa...

Aug 17 2017

Priyanka Chopra trolled for tricolour scarf, asked to 'respect the national flag'

As of now, Bhansali is neck deep in work with " Padmavati " starring Deepika Paduknow, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor, based on the life of Rani Padmini but wants to sta...

Aug 17 2017

Local leaders criticize Graham for his Facebook post about Charlottesville

Heyer". Graham was one of 16 Republicans that Trump dispatched during his road to the GOP nomination in 2016. Referring to Heather Heyer , who was killed when an...

Aug 17 2017

Another Aussie politician uncovered with dual citizenship

Like Mr Joyce, Senator Nash has advice from the Solicitor-General suggesting she will be cleared by the High Court so is refusing to quit Cabinet or refrain from voting...

Aug 17 2017

Turkey warns Iraqi Kurdish referendum risks 'civil war'

Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region has said it would hold a referendum on independence on September 25, brushing aside worldwide warnings, including from Turkey, that it co...

Aug 17 2017

Power outage hits 500 households in Miaoli County

The outages appeared to be over by Wednesday afternoon, with power fully restored on the island of 23 million people and Taiwan's leading technology manufactures up and r...

Aug 17 2017

Turkey asks Germany to probe whereabouts of fugitive coup suspect

Some news reports suggested that Oksuz, one of the chief plotters of the failed coup attempt, is hiding in Germany, said Cavusoglu, according to TRTWorld news website. An...

Aug 17 2017

Justice Minister Michael Keenan denies United Kingdom citizenship report

Justice Minister Michael Keenan is facing questions over whether he is a British citizenship by descent. Senator Matt Canavan, left, says his mum applied for Italian ...

Aug 17 2017

Do war games risk escalating North Korea crisis?

If a missile is judged to be headed for Guam, Mattis said: "We'll take it out". Moon says he believes dialogue with North Korea can happen when North Korea stops missil...

Aug 17 2017

Trump's Business Advisory Councils Disbanded In Wake Of Charlottesville Comments

Two candidates who want to win the 2018 Republican Senate primary in Arizona have responded very differently to President Donald Trump's comments following violence t...

Aug 17 2017

Omar snubs PM's "Kashmir remark" Independence Day Speech

CPI national secretary D Raja said there was "nothing spectacular" in Modis speech and alleged he lacked conviction when he talked about embracing Kashmiris . On Jammu...

Aug 17 2017

Barnaby Joyce might be a Kiwi

Her Labor counterpart Tanya Plibersek hit back over that claim by questioning how Ms Bishop could deal with nations including Iran, Russia and the Philippines - "but mayb...

Aug 17 2017

Australian IS militants Khaled Sharrouf killed in Syria, report says

Sharrouf first became known in Australia in 2004 after he was charged over the Operation Pendennis terrorist conspiracy that involved attacking Sydney and Melbourne. Then...

Aug 17 2017

McAuliffe encourages removal, relocation of Confederate monuments

On Wednesday, Baltimore's mayor said that it was the "best interest of my city" to remove statues of dedicated Confederate heroes. The demonstrations, organized to ...

Aug 17 2017

Rahul Gandhi prefers 'Sach Bharat' to 'Swachh Bharat'!

He further said , "the Constitution says one man one vote but RSS wants to change the Constitution". The Congress leader made the remarks while speaking at Sharad...

Aug 17 2017

Guam, Japan prepare for possible North Korea missile launch

Each quickly would weigh in with their calculation of the specific threat the missile may pose. Calling it "the responsibility of all", Macron called on the global comm...

Aug 17 2017

China tells US, North Korea to 'hit breaks' on threats

The annual 10-day military drills antagonizes North Korea, as Pyongyang believes they are preparations for an invasion. "He emphasised that the US and China have th...

Aug 17 2017

A Member of Trump's Diversity Council Wants Steve Bannon Fired

Ted Cruz and Vermont socialist Senator Bernie Sanders. Scaramucci , nicknamed "The Mooch", said chief strategist Stephen Bannon isn't a white supremacist . Trump p...

Aug 17 2017

Citizens anxious, but Seoul mum on Trump's North Korea threat

Pacific territory of Guam. Previous presidents before Moon, who took office in May, have traditionally made North Korea the core of their speeches, mainly focusing on p...

Aug 17 2017

Charlottesville: a CEO resigns as adviser to Trump

Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier cited the president's failure to explicitly rebuke the white nationalists who marched in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. The web...