Stories about World Media

Oct 30 2017

Kerala 'love jihad': SC says consent of girl is prime

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the father of a Kerala woman, who had converted to Islam and married a Muslim man, to produce her before it on 27 November. In an...

Oct 30 2017

United Kingdom minister under fire over sex toy claims

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said Mark Garnier will face an investigation after the minister's former secretary told The Mail yesterday that Garnier gave her money to b...

Oct 30 2017

Setback for Mamata govt, Supreme Court questions on Aadhaar plea

A Bench led by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra in the morning agreed to the Centre's plea to hear the government later in the day on the question whether linking of ba...

Oct 30 2017

Driver dies after 12-year-old jumps from interstate overpass in Virginia

Family said she was studying counseling to help troubled kids like the 12-year-old boy who jumped off the overpass. A 22-year-old woman was killed after a 12-year-old b...

Oct 30 2017

TOTAL WEATHER ALERT: Powerful storm expected to hit ME to end weekend

Philippe is no longer tropical in nature, but it's energy and moisture will rapidly head northward tonight . The storm is expected to continue to move northeast and pa...

Oct 30 2017

North Korea's Kim congratulates China's Xi after congress

They have mainly been conducted in smaller cities, with a focus on the east coast. "As Secretary of State [Rex] Tillerson has made clear, our goal is not war but rather t...

Oct 30 2017

Why Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation Just Became A Lot More Urgent

The White House also had no comment, a senior administration official said Saturday morning. Robert Mueller was appointed in May of this year as the leader of the i...

Oct 30 2017

India Ships Wheat Through Chabahar Port

According to the statement, the two Foreign Ministers welcomed the fact that this was the first shipment that would go to Afghanistan through Chabahar after the trilatera...

Oct 30 2017

Saudi Arabia to allow women into sports stadiums from 2018

During Saudi Arabia's national day celebrations last month, women were allowed to enter stadiums for the first time. Saudi Arabia has some of the world's strictest law...

Oct 30 2017

The AP Top 25 Poll

Notre Dame was the biggest beneficiary of losses suffered by the Nittany Lions and TCU, moving up to fifth after being ranked ninth in last week's poll. It has been th...

Oct 30 2017

WSJ Poll: Trump's Approval Rating At Its Lowest Since He Took Office

Among Republicans, 81 percent approve, while just 7 percent of Democrats are supportive of Trump's performance in office, and 34 percent of independents approve. A majori...

Oct 30 2017

Kim Jong Un and wife visit Pyongyang cosmetics factory

Kim Jong-un has made a rare public appearance with his wife, touring a cosmetics factory which he thinks will help make North Korean women "more beautiful". Kim giggling ...

Oct 30 2017

Guess who tweets for Rahul Gandhi? The answer will surprise you

While we aren't sure if the video would serve the objective, but one thing Gandhi's latest tweet indicates is - the man sure happens to know how to take a joke or two. So...

Oct 30 2017

Pressure from Washington behind Greater Jerusalem bill vote delay

The "Greater Jerusalem Bill" as it's being called is expected to pass. A senior Washington official confirmed Sunday that the United States requested that the Greater J...

Oct 30 2017

Barzani announces his resignation as Iraq's Kurdish leader

Reuters reported that the protesters said they wanted to " punish " the deputies, who, according to them, had " insulted " Barzani. Some attacked journalists at the scene...

Oct 30 2017

Journalist fraternity backs Vinod Verma, demands evidence from police

The decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting yesterday chaired by Chief Minister Raman Singh at the Secretariat here, state's Revenue Minister Prem Prakash Pandey told r...

Oct 30 2017

United States military investigating whether navy Seals killed Green Beret

A military medical examiner determined Melgar's cause of death was a homicide by strangulation, three officials told the Times . He was on assignment for counterterroris...

Oct 29 2017

J&K: Constable killed, jawan hurt in encounter with militants

However, when the security forces were moving towards a particular area in the Mohalla, militants resorted to indiscriminate firing with automatic weapons. "Abbas left be...

Oct 29 2017

Man dressed as Santa opens fire at Halloween party, three people shot

While en route to the home, officers received information that the suspect was at a home less than a block away on the same street. City medics rushed all three to Dell S...

Oct 29 2017

UP board class 12 exams 2018 to to begin from February 6

For private candidates, the fee for the additional subject is INR 180, for additional compartment or improvement exam is INR 200 and for the practical and projects is INR...