Stories about World Media

Oct 13 2017

Three dead in Australia skydive incident

A local resident said three people had fallen onto the lawn of a property on the street, about 1.5 kilometres north of the usual landing site. Queensland's ambulance se...

Oct 13 2017

Kenya opposition supporters defy protest ban

Kenya's supreme court nullified the presidential election in August, citing procedural irregularities and voiding the victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta. Odinga is betti...

Oct 13 2017

Probe if there is evidence, says RSS on Jay Shah row

Tadar said a defamation suit has been filed by Jay Shah against Wire for wrongfully projecting him in the media portal and the party reposes faith in the judiciary. "We d...

Oct 13 2017

Directorate-general of the UNESCO: The French Audrey Azoulay elected

Azoulay's late entry into the leadership race in March annoyed many UNESCO member states who thought that since France hosts the Paris-based agency it shouldn't field a c...

Oct 13 2017

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: 'I want to keep David Luiz in defence'

As far as betting is concerned, we are not getting a good price on Chelsea winning this game and as a result, I think that is a bet we can avoid. You know very well the...

Oct 13 2017

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg says Congress should 'absolutely' release Russian Federation adverts

The accounts created to fund the ads and the ads themselves have now been removed, however. The use of social media platforms was part of what USA intelligence agencies...

Oct 13 2017

Kurds put forces on alert for Iraq attack near Kirkuk

Baghdad has demanded the Kurds return to the city to federal authorities, a dispute that has escalated since the Kurds voted for independence in a non-binding referendum...

Oct 13 2017

Trump Courts Conservatives at Value Voter Summit

No more Merry Christmas on Starbucks", Trump told a Springfield, Illinois rally. "They want to be politically correct". Since 2006, the Values Voter Summit has provided...

Oct 13 2017

UPCC hopes reviving after elevating Rahul as party president

Agarwal disclosed that in his address to partymen, Babbar said tat it was Congress workers' duty and everyone would feel proud if a leader who has been a source of inspir...

Oct 13 2017

Korea to conduct joint naval drill amid tensions with N. Korea

A Los Angeles-class attack submarine made a stop in the South Korean port of Jinhae, the U.S. Navy and South Korean officials confirmed Wednesday. U.S. The nuclear-powe...

Oct 13 2017

Trump takes his media-bashing to a new extreme

The tweet capped off a day of attacks lodged at the media. Stephen Colbert opened tonight's Late Show - available on your local CBS station until President Donald...

Oct 13 2017

GOP's Collins not running for governor, will stay in Senate

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, is surrounded by reporters as she arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 25, 2017, before a test vote on the Republican health ...

Oct 13 2017

India's top court delays ruling on Rohingya deportation

In a strongly-worded observation, the Supreme Court reminded the government that it has multiple responsibilities, and must balance national and humanitarian values. Th...

Oct 13 2017

American hostage Caitlan Coleman, family rescued in Pakistan after years of captivity

The release of Caitlan Coleman, her husband and three children reportedly took place after USA officials provided new intelligence on the family's location to Pakistan's ...

Oct 13 2017

Turkish troops enter northern Syria in new operation

A convoy of approximately 30 Turkish army armoured vehicles and 100 troops entered the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib on Thursday night, a statement said. One of T...

Oct 13 2017

Police Officer Shot and Killed in New Orleans

The accused shooter was also shot when one or more officers returned fire. Authorities say only one officer was injured and transported to UMC where he later died. Harris...

Oct 13 2017

Supreme Court to Pronounce Entry Of Women at Sabarimala Temple

Sabarimala, one of Kerala's most renowned temples which has Lord Ayappa as the presiding deity, does not allow menstruating women to enter the temple. Challenging the b...

Oct 13 2017

Court defeat means Jacob Zuma is running out of road

In 2016, a full bench of judges overturned the NPA's decision to drop the corruption charges against Zuma that related to fraud, racketeering and money laundering. "It is...

Oct 13 2017

United Kingdom releases Clean Growth Strategy, plans next CfD auction

The UK government will invest up to £100 million ($132 million) in carbon capture, usage and storage (CCUS) technology and industrial innovation as part of its Clean G...

Oct 13 2017

2.9 magnitude earth quake detected in North Korea

But South Korea's Meteorological Administration says the quake was natural. No such quakes were detected after North Korea's five previous, and much smaller, nuclear te...