Stories about World Media

Sep 15 2017

ICICI Lombard IPO: A Preview Of India's First Non-life Insurance IPO

The insurer would allot shares to 64 anchor investors at Rs 661 apiece - upper end of the IPO price band. The initial public offering (IPO) of the country's largest pri...

Sep 15 2017

Irma spreads flooding, misery in Southeast

Severe Weather Team 2 is working to bring you the latest forecasts and LIVE coverage from some of the most heavily impacted areas as the massive storm approaches Georgi...

Sep 15 2017

Maruti will make electric cars in Gujarat

The Hansalpur-based plant is Suzuki Motor Corp.'s first wholly-owned vehicle plant in India . Japanese automaker Suzuki Motor Corporation, which has 56.21 percent st...

Sep 15 2017

President Trump visits, elderly in peril — WHAT'S HAPPENING

President Donald Trump is making a political pitch for Republican Gov. Rick Scott while in Florida to survey hurricane damage from Irma. Trump pledged to be "there fo...

Sep 15 2017

Worldwide call to halt Rohingya 'genocide'

About 400,000 Rohingya, an ethnic and religious minority group long denied citizenship in Myanmar , have crossed the border into Bangladesh since a violent crackdown ...

Sep 15 2017

Trump Makes First Stop in Storm-Torn Florida

The Trumps will first visit Fort Myers before heading to Naples. Trump, who was in and out of the state in about three hours, got an aerial view of the water-deluged ho...

Sep 15 2017

Earliest recorded use of zero is centuries older than first thought

A close-up image shows how the dot was used as a placeholder in the bottom line. The most conclusive academic study on the subject, was conducted by Japanese scholar Dr...

Sep 15 2017

Trump heads to Florida to survey Irma recovery

Hurricane Irma slammed into Southwest Florida last weekend, destroying buildings and snapping trees after causing more extensive damage on the Florida Keys . More than ...

Sep 15 2017

Knife-wielding man attacks soldier in Paris, no injuries

The man was quickly neutralized by the soldier. A knife wielding man has attacked a French soldier outside a Metro station in Paris today while praising Allah. Th...

Sep 15 2017

UC Berkeley Boosts Security in Preparation for Ben Shapiro Event

City and campus authorities, anticipating demonstrations at the speech, were preparing for possible violence. There will be several checkpoints outside the auditorium w...

Sep 15 2017

Passengers `suffer facial burns´ after `explosion´ on London Underground train

Emergency services were called to a London Underground station after reports of an explosion on a train. Police are now responding after a container is understood to ...

Sep 15 2017

BSF jawan martyred in cease fire violation by Pakistan

There have been continuous ceasefire violations by the Pakistani troops for the past three days. " Pakistan during wee hours today opened fire on forward posts of BS...

Sep 15 2017

Six dead in Florida nursing home

In a statement , the county also said the nursing home reported that a tree was on a transformer. Police evacuated 115 residents on Wednesday from the facility, who...

Sep 15 2017

Financial Times reporter killed in Sri Lanka crocodile attack

Another British man, who is now on holiday in the area, but wishes to remain anonymous, today said: 'A British tourist was at a surf spot called Elephant rock. Even thoug...

Sep 15 2017

President Trump to Visit Irma-Battered Florida Thursday

President Trump in two occasions visited Texas to extend same show of support after the category 4 Hurricane Harvey devastated the border state causing over 35 deaths, ...

Sep 15 2017

Assam: College Student Jumps Off Building as Part of Blue Whale Challenge

A family in Ankara filed a criminal complaint against an online game titled "Blue Whale", indicating it was responsible for the suicide of their 24-year-old son. In the...

Sep 15 2017

Hurricane Jose drifting south, expected to head northwest

Jose, however, is not forecast to become a major (which means Category 3 and above) hurricane this week. While Tropical Storm Jose appears set to strengthen and track...

Sep 15 2017

Trump's firing of Comey 'historic mistake': Bannon

During the interview on CBS's " 60 Minutes ", Bannon argued that the Republican establishment, including McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), is "trying ...

Sep 15 2017

Donald Trump visits Florida to see Hurricane Irma devastation

Irma has claimed more than 60 lives across three states and the Caribbean - including eight people who died in a sweltering Hollywood, Fla. nursing home after it ...

Sep 15 2017

Steve Bannon met by protests in Hong Kong

Bannon references in his interview never happened", Christie said in an interview Monday night on PBS NewsHour . The Bannon appearance on "60 Minutes " brought t...