Stories about World Media

Sep 10 2017

Review exposes racial bias within United Kingdom justice system

BAME men and women make up 25 per cent of the prison population in England and Wales - and over 40 per cent of young people in custody - despite the fact that only 14 per...

Sep 10 2017

South Korea expects North to launch ICBM on Saturday, prime minister says

President Donald Trump wanted to defuse tensions around North Korea . He said North Korea continues to launch ballistic missiles and it even conducted a sixth nuclea...

Sep 10 2017

Hawkeyes down Cyclones in wild overtime game

Jacob Park had 347 yards and four TD passes for Iowa State (1-1), and David Montgomery rushed for 112 yards and caught five passes. This was just the second game in ser...

Sep 10 2017

Trump promises Afghanistan victory, but his plan is murky

Hence, Pakistan wants to control all the trump cards that the government in Kabul would have. If there are any doubts in American minds about Pakistan's capacity for accu...

Sep 10 2017

North Korea nuclear test provocative - Putin

Mr. Putin met South Korea's Moon Jae-in on the sidelines of an economic summit in the eastern Russian city of Vladivostok amid mounting worldwide concern that their neigh...

Sep 10 2017

Putin says sanctions, pressure alone won't resolve N.Korea crisis

Nothing can be done about it. "It is probably the political culture of a certain part of American institutions". Putin echoed other world leaders in denouncing North ...

Sep 10 2017

South Korea to deploy THAAD 'temporarily' over local objections

Gallup Korea began asking South Koreans the question in 1992 and the percentage of respondents this time who thought the North would not start a war was the second highes...

Sep 10 2017

Navy: Tight budget, stress don't excuse crashes

Speaking before a House of Representatives Armed Services Committee hearing, John Pendleton, from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), said that a report had ...

Sep 10 2017

USA to Deploy Additional THAAD Systems in S. Korea

About 10 USA military vehicles carrying the THAAD equipment left Osan Air Base, some 70 kilometers south of Seoul, at 0:32 a.m. Police dispersed the residents around 5 a....

Sep 10 2017

North Korea May Launch New Ballistic Missile Test To Mark Foundation Day

The comment was made by Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang during a regular press briefing on Thursday, according to Reuters . But after North Korea's two test-launc...

Sep 10 2017

This is how Karnataka plans to 'beat' Blue Whale challenge

When a stranger picked up, they knew that something was wrong. The online game has reportedly led to suicides of children in India and other countries. The state ha...

Sep 10 2017

First OIC Summit on Science & Technology opens in Astana

The topic of the summit is "Science, Technology, Innovation and Modernization in the Islamic World". The ministerial meeting, preparatory to the OIC Summit on Science a...

Sep 10 2017

Charlotte Motor Speedway opens gates to Irma evacuees

Atlanta Motor Speedway will open its camping facilities free of charge to evacuees seeking temporary refuge from the approaching Hurricane Irma. In conjunction with pre...

Sep 10 2017

JNU Students' body polls: ABVP lose election but gain ground

Geeta Kumari from the AISA is JNU's new President , she won a whopping 1056 votes, Nidhi Thripathi of the ABVP came second with 1042 votes and the Birse Ambedkar Phule...

Sep 10 2017

Nirmala Sitharaman takes over as defence minister, says will focus on modernisation

While approving Rs. 13 crore financial assistance for welfare of ex-servicemen, she said her priority was armed forces families and their welfare. Soon after the appoi...

Sep 10 2017

NY fashion kicks off with millennials on the mind

NY turns fashion hub of the world for a week starting Thursday, as top designers do battle for the hearts and minds of millennials in a social-media whirlwind of mo...

Sep 10 2017

Putin warns of 'global catastrophe' over North Korea nuclear crisis

Pressure from Washington has ratcheted up since North Korea conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test on Sunday. Early last week, North Korea launched a missile ...

Sep 10 2017

China's August Exports Rise 6.9%

In August, FX reserves rose almost $11 billion to $3.092 trillion, the highest level since October previous year. Raymond Yeung, chief economist for Greater China at Au...

Sep 10 2017

South Korea braces for another possible North Korea missile test

Since the Korean War, Beijing has avoided prodding North Korea to the point it might collapse, fearing a destabilizing economic blow and the possibility of the US militar...

Sep 10 2017

Top 25: TCU Horned Frogs wear down Arkansas Razorbacks

Arkansas carries running back Chase Hayden, who earned the first SEC Freshman of the Week award 2017. In the first half, the Frogs held the Hogs to 144 total yards, ...