Stories about World Media

Aug 21 2017

United States halts non-immigrant visas in Russian Federation as diplomatic standoff deepens

The United States said Monday it has been forced to suspend nonimmigrant visas in Russian Federation because President Vladimir Putin ordered it to cut hundreds of diplom...

Aug 21 2017

United States embassy in Russian Federation suspends issuing nonimmigrant visas

Washington will halt the issuance of all non-immigrant visas in Russia for nine days from Wednesday and will thereafter reduce visa operations, the USA embassy in Moscow...

Aug 21 2017

Rosneft says India's Essar Oil refinery to double throughput

This sales channel will further improve the asset's operational and financial performance thanks to the steadily growing local demand for high added value oil products an...

Aug 21 2017

Almost 600 dead in South Asia floods

In Nepal, the number of death toll reached 135 people, and another 30 people missing. Almost 400,000 people were staying in state-run shelters, with an estimated 10 mil...

Aug 21 2017

United States army delegation visits North Waziristan Agency

Pakistan must ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist attack against the neighbours, a top American General has said. According to USA media quoting U.S. Gen B...

Aug 21 2017

Maria Chappelle-Nadal Apologizes to Trump for Assassination Comment

Despite GOP pressure, Democratic State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal is clear that she is not resigning because of a Facebook comment she posted saying she hoped that s...

Aug 21 2017

Facts About Lt Col Purohit, Main Accused In 2008 Malegaon Blast Case

September 2011: Supreme Court rejected Sadhvi Pragya's bail plea. Malegaon is considered to be a communally-sensitive textile town in Maharashtra's Nashik district...

Aug 21 2017

Barcelona attack suspect named as Younes Abouyaaqoub

But Catalonia's regional interior minister Joaquim Forn told local radio that "everything suggests the van driver is Younes Abouyaaqoub ". Abouyaaqoub, who has reporte...

Aug 21 2017

Neymar slams Barca bosses after PSG home debut

However, PSG found themselves behind when Gradel met Kelvin Amian's right-wing cross with a powerful volley that flew beneath Alphonse Areola. PSG were not to be de...

Aug 21 2017

The Truth Behind the Removal of Confederate Monuments

Speaking on ABC's " Good Morning America ", Susan Bro said she initially missed the first few calls to her from the White House . "Sad to see the history and culture...

Aug 21 2017

LA Times urges more Trump defections in scathing editorial

The rabbi who oversaw Ivanka Trump's conversion to Judaism has blasted Donald Trump's blaming of both sides in Charlottesville. He then added to his expression of sup...

Aug 21 2017

MET EIREANN: Weather warning put in place for Louth

Gert is expected to cross the waters to the Irish coast on Friday and will arrive fully by the latter part of the weekend and into next week. This afternoon weather c...

Aug 21 2017

Russian Internet Providers Ordered to Say Nyet to Hosting The Daily Stormer

Auernheimer, a USA native who left the country after being cleared of a hacking conviction in 2014, pointed to the reaction from liberals who interpreted The Stormer's ...

Aug 21 2017

Sasikala CCTV footage in Bengaluru prison

Earlier on July 10, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of prisons, D Roopa Moudgil, in her four-page report, had said a special kitchen was functioning in the jail for Sasika...

Aug 21 2017

Monday's eclipse will affect the weather

PDT in Madras, Oregon with totality - the period when the moon is completely blocking the sun - coming about an hour later. The longest point of totality will be roug...

Aug 21 2017

N.Korea slams Seoul-Washington joint drill

The annual drills antagonize Pyongyang, which sees them as practice for an invasion. Last week, North Korean state media accused the U.S. of "trying to ratchet up war f...

Aug 21 2017

Colbert mocks Trump for tweeting pigs blood hoax after Barcelona attack

The indiscriminate mass murder of innocent people - like the one Thursday in Barcelona , Spain , that killed at least 13 and injured scores more - initiates an immediat...

Aug 21 2017

Dengue experts' team sent to KP

The advisor talking to newsmen said more than eight deaths have took place due to dengue fever in Peshawar during the last few days. However, it was later made a decision...

Aug 21 2017

Chinese President meets top US general

Following a meeting with U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford , President Jinping said relations have taken a productive step forward. The views exp...

Aug 21 2017

Iran parliament clears oil, foreign ministers for Rouhani's new cabinet

Washington imposed new sanctions on Iran in July after Tehran carried out missile tests, with both countries accusing each other of violating the spirit of the agreement....