Stories about World Media

Nov 15 2017

Israel Deploys Missile Defence System Amid Growing Tension In Gaza

Qa'adan's family told Quds Press that the occupation forces stormed the leader's house at 01:30 and arrested him, despite his poor health. In a vow to respond with eq...

Nov 14 2017

'I'm the assistant district attorney': Now she's not, after attacking Uber driver

Jody Warner Dallas prosecutor: Can I abuse my power and expect to get away with it? Platt says his passenger appeared intoxicated and when he tried making small t...

Nov 14 2017

Russian Federation releases video game screenshot as 'proof' U.S. is working with IS

The evidence that Russia came forward with on Twitter was said to be "irrefutable proof" of collusion, but those who saw the tweets from the Russian Ministry of Defen...

Nov 14 2017

Armenian PM extends condolences to First Vice-President of Iran on devastating quake

Survivors spent Monday night in makeshift camps or in the open. We need help. We need everything. In Sarpol-e Zahab, he asked: "Who is to be blamed for this?" The hea...

Nov 14 2017

Israel signals free hand in Syria as US, Russia expand truce

Israel signaled on Sunday that it would keep up military strikes across its frontier with Syria to prevent any encroachment by Iranian-allied forces, even as the United S...

Nov 14 2017

Bill Gates plans to build world's first-ever 'smart city' in Arizona

An investment firm controlled by the Microsoft cofounder and philanthropist has bought almost 25,000 acres about 45 miles west of Phoenix to build a smart city , commu...

Nov 14 2017

At least 3 dead after shooting at California elementary school

Tiffany's husband, Brian Rodgers, said another witness reported seeing a white pickup drive through the school gate and start shooting. He added that there are around 1...

Nov 14 2017

FBI Report Shows Increase in Hate Crimes for 2016

The hate crimes recorded a year ago included nine murders and 24 rapes, the report said. Black Americans were targeted in about half the 3,489 incidents based on race, ...

Nov 14 2017

Moon and Li agree to normalize bilateral ties

Tension on the Korean peninsula rose last month as North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump exchanged war-like threats and insults over the Nort...

Nov 14 2017

Standard & Poor's declares Venezuela in partial default

Venezuela's state-run oil company PDVSA has also been declared in default by rating agencies Fitch and Moody's. Standard & Poor's declares a "selective default" when a ...

Nov 14 2017

United Nations calls on Saudi coalition to open Yemeni seaports

The top United Nations aid official in Yemen called on the Saudi-led coalition on Tuesday to open all Yemen's sea ports urgently, saying it risked damaging the fight agai...

Nov 14 2017

Jurors Deadlocked In Trial Of NJ Senator Menendez

Robert Menendez told the judge they were deadlocked Monday. Jurors sent Walls a note saying they were not able to reach a unanimous decision on any of the 18 counts pr...

Nov 14 2017

4th person shot dead in Tampa neighborhood

This comes just weeks after three people were shot and killed over a 10-day span in Seminole Heights . After the earlier shootings, police increased patrols in the nei...

Nov 14 2017

Trump says Chinese leader helping in case against UCLA players

They were released on bail early Wednesday morning and have been staying at a lakeside hotel in Hangzhou since then while the team had been in Shanghai preparing for Satu...

Nov 14 2017

Three properties of Dawood Ibrahim auctioned in Mumbai

The Damarwala property was sold for Rs 3.53 crore while Shabnam fetched a price of Rs 3.52 crore. All these three buildings are in a dilapidated condition. The auction of...

Nov 14 2017

WB granted GI status for Rosogolla, Mamata elated

Based on this, Odisha had initiated its own GI claim previous year on "Pahala Rasgulla", in reference to a small highway-stop village between Bhubaneshwar and Cuttack, na...

Nov 14 2017

Encounters ensue in South Kashmir

The police said that "the attack was repulsed and both the militants were killed". Earlier in the day, the Special Operations Group (SOG) Kulgam and 9 Rashtriya Rifles...

Nov 14 2017

PM Modi, Australia PM Turnbull hold bilateral meeting — ASEAN Summit

He jointly met with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, with whom he had a contentious phone call last winter, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who hosted ...

Nov 14 2017

Striking Ontario college teachers begin voting on contract offer today

While faculty members picket at the Loyalist College entrance on Wallbridge-Loyalist Road in Belleville, the college's student government has been organizing daily get-to...

Nov 14 2017

Google Doodle commemorates the 131st anniversary of the punching machine

There are now dozens of iterations of the hole puncher, including the common two-hole punch, the drill punch and even industrial-sized punches for putting holes in sheets...