Stories about World Media

Sep 19 2017

Puerto Rico Evacs Ordered As Hurricane Maria Becomes Category Four

It was Puerto Rico that took in many evacuees who ran from Hurricane Irma which recently ravaged its way through the Caribbean . Maria is moving toward the wes...

Sep 19 2017

More countries sever ties with North Korea

Earlier this month, just four days after the nuclear test, Mexico's foreign ministry said it had given the North Korean ambassador, Kim Hyong Gil, 72 hours to leave the...

Sep 19 2017

The United States opened a military base in Israel

On Monday, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) announced the establishment of the first permanent US military base on Israeli soil charged with defending against rocket and m...

Sep 19 2017

Powerful Hurricane Maria targets Caribbean, Puerto Rico

Kitts , Nevis and Montserrat . Mother Nature is showing no mercy for the Caribbean .as another powerful hurricane is barreling its way towards the region's eastern is...

Sep 19 2017

Protestors Force Nancy Pelosi To Leave Press Conference

Democrats are considering a number of bills that could replace the DREAM Act, and Pelosi recently met with Trump to discuss the future of such legislation. Some comment...

Sep 19 2017

Uncertainty looms over Sharif family's return to Pakistan

Speaking to media outside the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), the PTI spokesperson said that it was a matter of shame that the Sharif family was not appearing befo...

Sep 19 2017

BART cameras capture alleged note-passing thief

According to authorities, there was no indication that the suspect had weapons on her. Dragland said she would not press charges if the suspect was found, according to th...

Sep 19 2017

Sean Spicer Says He Regrets Ripping Reporters Over Trump Inauguration Crowd Size

The Washington Post's Fact Checker gave Spicer four pinocchios . Other officials in the Trump administration have also seen their reputations come under fire repea...

Sep 19 2017

Mattis: No need yet to shoot down North Korean missiles

Economists at Capital Economics reckon a conflict of even a few months on the Korean peninsula could wreak havoc not just on South Korea's economy but shave points off gl...

Sep 19 2017

Hurricane Maria heading to Irma-hit Caribbean islands

Unfortunately, 2017's relentless hurricane season is not letting up, and it looks as though Tropical Storm Maria is likely to become a hurricane before it hits the alread...

Sep 19 2017

Stanislav Petrov, who averted possible nuclear war, dies at 77

In an interview with the BBC's Russian Service in 2013 , Petrov told how he had received computer readouts in the early hours of the morning of 26 September 1983 sugge...

Sep 19 2017

Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Sunday the U.N. Security Council has run out of options on containing North Korea's nuclear programme and the Un...

Sep 19 2017

Donald Trump's Twitter taunts to Kim Jong

Security Council votes for sanctions in recent weeks have marked a new level of alarm from those allies, as well as Moscow and Beijing. North Korea's nuclear threat is li...

Sep 19 2017

Syria troops closer to besieging IS after crossing key river

The London-based watchdog group added that the forces crossed the river using water bridges following intense shelling on IS positions in the eastern bank of the river. T...

Sep 19 2017

Hurricane Maria Heads Toward Puerto Rico As A Major Storm

In its latest update on Monday, the US National Hurricane Center (NHC) said Maria had maximum sustained winds of 195km/h. The storm is expected to gain strength wit...

Sep 19 2017

German foreign minister urges direct talks with North Korea

The issue of North Korea's weapons programme is expected to dominate US President Donald Trump's address at the UN General Assembly and his meetings with the leaders of S...

Sep 19 2017

The Handmaid's Tale makes history with best drama Emmy win

Brown was the victor of Emmy Award for best actor in a drama series for his role in " This Is Us ". After earning 13 nominations, the acclaimed adaptation of Marg...

Sep 19 2017

United States has 'many' military options in Korea crisis: Mattis

Mattis said he discussed with South Korean Defense Minister Song Young-moo the issue of reintroducing tactical nuclear weapons to South Korea to counter North Korea's nuc...

Sep 19 2017

Hardik Pandya Batted With Mumbai Indians' Gloves in Chennai

Seamer Nathan Courter-Nile (3-44 in 10 overs) rocked India's top-order as he accounted for Ajinkya Rahane (5), Virat Kohli (0) and Manish Pandey (0) to leave the host...

Sep 19 2017

North Korea warns 'vicious' United Nations sanctions will only accelerate nuclear programme

The North Korean won's exchange rate also reportedly remains stable. As North Korea has defied U.N. Security resolutions to conduct nuclear and ballistic missile tests,...