Stories about World Media

Nov 09 2017

Jason Kessler, leader of Charlottesville white supremacist rally, is verified on Twitter

That made yesterday's decision to verify Jason Kessler , the leader of the white supremacist rally that took place in Charlottesville, VA this summer, incredibly odd (or...

Nov 09 2017

'He needed to be stopped,' says man who pursued Texas gunman

I was scared for me, for every one of them. While taking cover behind a pickup truck, Willeford fired several shots at the gunman, who sped away in his vehicle. "AR-15 is...

Nov 09 2017

Municipalities Have a Stake in NYS Ballot Proposals

The constitutional convention attracted the most attention among the three proposals. Proposal 3 secured an amendment to create a 250-acre land bank, which would allow ...

Nov 09 2017

Melania Trump and her fashion diplomacy in Asia

For dinner on Sunday night - with Japan's Prime Minister and his wife at Ginza Ukai Tei restaurant - she wore a black coat dress by French designer Herve Pierre. The Firs...

Nov 09 2017

China's Xi teaches Trump bit of Chinese history

If Mr Trump had chose to stay off Twitter in China, it could have been perceived as him being silenced, albeit virtually, by Chinese censorship. China's trade surplus w...

Nov 09 2017

Arab League stands in solidarity with Saudi Arabia against any threats

The U.N. warned that the shut-down of the ports could exacerbate the already hard humanitarian crisis, as the war has already brought the country to the brink of starva...

Nov 09 2017

Qualcomm signs $12 billion in China deals amid Trump visit

On Trump's first state visit to China, a military band played the USA and Chinese anthems, ceremonial cannon fire erupted, and the two leaders reviewed a military honour ...

Nov 09 2017

India, Bangladesh launch cross-border passenger train service

Speaking in Dhaka, Sheikh Hasina said the launch was the fulfilment of a long cherished dream and another happy occasion in Bangladesh-India relations. "Relations between...

Nov 09 2017

NIA custody for 9 held in Kashmir terror funding case

During the investigation, the sleuths found that persons linked to terrorists and separatists were still in possession of a huge number of old notes (demonetised Rs 500 a...

Nov 09 2017

Trump 'highly' likely to speak with Putin at upcoming APEC summit

Kremlin aide Yuri Ushakov told Russian news agencies on Thursday that such a meeting would happen on Friday. Mr. Trump said last week that it was possible he'd meet...

Nov 09 2017

Solar Scam Report Tabled In Kerala Assembly

Judicial Commission's report stated that the former CM Oommen Chandy through his personnel assisted solar energy company Team Solar and accused Sarita of enabling them to...

Nov 09 2017

Researchers discover grasshopper inside Vincent Van Gogh's "Olive Trees"

Most of these works were created when he was being treated at a psychiatric facility in the French town of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence (birthplace of Nostradamus, too) in 1889...

Nov 09 2017

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's film to clash with Salman Khan's 'Tiger Zinda Hai'

Meanwhile, Salman Kahan is being trolled over the film as Take Off revolves around the plight of a woman stranded in the strife-torn middle east region, Tiger Zinda Ha...

Nov 09 2017

Nov 8 : Opposition parties set date with demonetisation with huge rally

Former Union minister Bandaru Dattatreya said the Congress' opposition to eradicating black money would expose them to the wrath of the people. Unfazed by the oppositio...

Nov 09 2017

Top Police Official Hamid Shakil martyred in Quetta blast

Shakil was serving as a Deputy Inspector General (DIG), the second highest rank in the provincial police force. Three police officials were seriously wounded, he added. B...

Nov 09 2017

Trump, Abe Agree to Disagree on Trade

The Japanese spokesman said neither leader mentioned a bilateral FTA, and their discussion on trade centered on agreeing to allow a dialogue process helmed by Japanese De...

Nov 09 2017

Australian senator Sam Dastyari racially abused by far-right group

He admitted that it makes him feel small, disgusting and "feel kind of bad and that's what they are created to do". The men told Dastyari to go back to Iran, where Dast...

Nov 09 2017

US carriers drill as Trump visits Asia

The exercise will take place as Trump continues his visit to Asia. U.S. officials had said earlier that the drills involve aircraft carriers USS Nimitz, the Ronald Reag...

Nov 09 2017

Snake charmer: man held in Germany found with python in his trousers

As police tried to restore order one of the men, aged 19, became more aggressive. The suspect told police he had a snake in his trousers and removed a 14-inch royal pyt...

Nov 09 2017

Auburn athletics posts highest Graduation Success Rate in program history

It also accounts for mid-year enrollees and is calculated for every sport. And that's just what LSU has done. According to LSU's press release, the GSR score was at 6...