Stories about World Media

Oct 23 2017

Public indecency case against Briton dropped by Dubai government

At the Dubai Court of Misdemeanours, Harron had denied charges of consuming alcohol without a license and committing a publicly indecent act by flagging his middle finger...

Oct 23 2017

Infamous "underwear bomber" sues feds over treatment at Colorado Supermax

He was also cut off from the outside world, until past year when the restrictions were loosened so that he could call his sister. But he is even prohibited from communi...

Oct 23 2017

Trump defends tweets as key to White House victory

US President Donald Trump plans to spend at least $4,30,000 of his personal funds to help cover the legal costs incurred by his aides related to the ongoing investigati...

Oct 23 2017

John McCain makes apparent jab at Trump during interview about Vietnam War

Sen. John McCain took some veiled shots at President Trump over the weekend - slamming high income draft dodgers like himself for using their wealth to avoid serving ...

Oct 23 2017

Horror moment thug pushes unsuspecting woman onto railway tracks

After she waves to an acquaintance, the 56-year-old man - wearing a beige cap, green shirt and brown pants - walks towards Leung and suddenly pushes her onto the track wi...

Oct 23 2017

US Senate passes $4tn budget blueprint

Susan Collins (R-ME) said the former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon targeting Republican senators who support Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was "incon...

Oct 23 2017

Tech companies to lobby for immigrant 'Dreamers' to remain in US

Under DACA's protection, those immigrants are sanctioned to work and study in the U.S. Almost two dozen big companies have joined the group, including Microsoft, Alphabet...

Oct 23 2017

Israeli police arrest Palestinian after Facebook mistranslated his Arabic status

The image was accompanied by the phrase "Good Morning" in Arabic. The error comes after Facebook announced in August that it shifted to neural machine translation, wh...

Oct 23 2017

Kelly 'Stunned, Broken-hearted' Over Trump Fallen Soldier Controversy

The deaths of US troops is an emotional issue for Kelly, a retired four-star general, whose son was killed by a roadside bomb while on patrol in Afghanistan in 2010. Kell...

Oct 23 2017

Indonesia seeks answer to why U.S. blocked military chief's travel

Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman Arrmanatha Nasir said yesterday that US Ambassador Joseph R. Donovan - who is presently not in Indonesia - has been summo...

Oct 23 2017

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl due to be sentenced Monday

On Obama's action, President Donald Trump had heaped scorns during his election campaign and said that "dirty rotten traitor" should be executed. A United States army m...

Oct 23 2017

Class 10 girl jumps from school building in Kerala, dies

Her family alleged that their daughter was was mocked by her sister's classmates and other students over her protest. She had reportedly objected to a punishment given ...

Oct 23 2017

Czech Republic sees shift to right in parliamentary vote

The Czech Statistics Office says the web sites it used to publish results from a parliamentary election were hacked. 'It's a huge success, ' Babis told supporters and j...

Oct 23 2017

Jordan's king Abdullah II endorses Palestinian reconciliation deal

Hamas has controlled Gaza since 2007 with Iranian backing, but is expected to hand it over to the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority. In line with its revolutionary and ...

Oct 23 2017

Rajasthan to amend law on probing public servants

The Vidhansabha session is starting from 23 Oct, and prior to the session passing of such ordinances is raising a lot of questions on the Raje government. Any honest offi...

Oct 23 2017

British police dealing with "hostage situation" in Nuneaton

Mr Amshar said all other members of staff are safe and the customers who were inside the bowling alley have left safely. One witness said he was bowling when he "turned...

Oct 23 2017

Bollywood actress Rani Mukherjee 's father passes away

Unfortunately, his body was not responding to the treatment that well this time. Also, Ram Mukherjee was always a humble and quiet person. He is said to have been unwel...

Oct 23 2017

Typhoon Lan reaches Japan, bringing ferocious winds

The typhoon left the Japanese archipelago by about 9:00 am after making landfall in Shizuoka southwest of Tokyo six hours before, the weather agency said . "In order t...

Oct 23 2017

Unravelling of the Iran deal

Saudi Arabia noted that their country had supported the nuclear deal , but acknowledged that Iran has exploited the economic benefits and used them to negatively impa...

Oct 23 2017

Bulls' Bobby Portis apologizes for punching teammate Nikola Mirotic

Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg said that the most important thing right now is that Mirotic heals up. The incident took place on Tuesday after the two teammates got into an a...