Stories about World Media

Aug 31 2017

Mumbai Floods: Missing Doctor found dead in worli

Untraceable since he left for home in his vehicle from Bombay Hospital, Amarapurkar had accidentally fallen into the manhole on a flooded road barely a kilometer from his...

Aug 31 2017

'Trump Attacking Freedom of the Press,' Says UN Rights Boss

Both during his election campaign and throughout his tenure so far, Donald Trump has repeatedly slammed and insulted USA mainstream media outlets, calling them the " fa...

Aug 31 2017

Frankfurt to evacuate over 60000 people to defuse WWII bomb

A Frankfurt police spokesperson said as many as 70,000 people could be affected, according to The Local Germany, which would make it Germany's largest evacuation sinc...

Aug 31 2017

Family Of Six Drowns In Houston Flooding

A family of six trying to escape the floodwaters produced by Harvey has been counted among the 14 victims who died in the historic storm, authorities said . This und...

Aug 31 2017

Mueller, New York Chief Prosecutor Join Forces in Manafort Probe

Donald Trump could be moving closer to impeachment, with Special Counsel Robert Mueller reportedly teaming up with the NY state attorney general in a move that some ana...

Aug 31 2017

7 killed in Mumbai building collapse; many feared trapped

Two bodies were pulled out from the rubble and a third victim was later declared dead at hospital, police said. A woman said the building also housed a nursery-cum-play...

Aug 31 2017

Residential building collapses in Mumbai trapping 40 people

As of now, six people have been declared dead and many are still feared to be trapped inside. "Our disaster management cell received a call at 8:40 am about the collaps...

Aug 31 2017

Trevor Noah Defends Melania Trump For Wearing Heels For Texas Visit

The high heels - reportedly Manolo Blahniks with five-inch stiletto heels - quickly became the subject of much debate on Twitter . But according to CNN reporter ...

Aug 31 2017

Bodies of 19 Rohingyas recovered as boat capsizes in Teknaf

On Wednesday, four bodies of Rohingyas were recovered from Naf river after a boat, carrying around 25 Rohingyas, capsized. The accident took place on Wednesday night in...

Aug 31 2017

Trump prepares to survey damage from Harvey

President Trump found himself in a coif conundrum Monday after he mixed up two blond, Finnish journalists during a press conference with the Nordic country's president. P...

Aug 31 2017

ISRO to launch India's first private navigation satellite IRNSS-1H today

Nellore: The stage set for the launch of the eighth satellite of the Indian Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS-1H) on board a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)-C39 a...

Aug 31 2017

Republican Spending Package Could Trigger Confrontation With Trump

Trump has always been a divisive figure within the Republican Party itself. Among conservative voters, 52% said Trump should listen more to Republicans with government ...

Aug 31 2017

DMK warned not to make Madras HC a political platform

Emerging from a meeting with governor Rao as part of a delegation comprising Communist and MMK leaders, the VCK chief said, "The governor told us that since those 19 MLAs...

Aug 31 2017

Central Texas blood bank has 'growing' need for donations after Harvey

Otto urged all eligible donors, particularly platelet donors, O-negative whole blood donors and AB plasma donors, to make an appointment sooner rather than later. Additio...

Aug 31 2017

Waterloo: Delays and disruptions as station reopens

Focus has now shifted to the Charing Cross lines, where engineers have completely replaced three tracks into London Bridge and reorganised the layout so that from Septemb...

Aug 31 2017

Sandra Bullock Donates $1M To Harvey Victims

Trailers of kitchen supplies are on the ground to support 6 kitchens, each able to produce 10,000 meals a day, and 6 more trailers are on the way. "We're going to be ther...

Aug 31 2017

Jordan, Iraq reopen sole border crossing

The statement noted that the reopening of the border crossing will serve the interests of peoples and boost security, stability and development in the two neighboring cou...

Aug 31 2017

President Trump makes first visit to Missouri since election

Getting rid of the ObamaCare albatross might not be politically doable this year; but tax reform definitely is. They're never going to do it. The president said the U...

Aug 31 2017

Trump calls Saudi King Salman, urges resolution for Qatar dispute

Qatar's only land border with Saudi Arabia has only been blocked as a result. The White House says Trump discussed the issue Wednesday in a telephone conversation with ...

Aug 31 2017

Special Counsel Mueller Subpoenas Manafort's Spokesman, Former Attorney

Maloni, founder of the public relations firm JadeRoq, has been Manafort's representative since March. Mueller, a former head of the FBI, is investigating if Manafort wa...