Stories about World Media

Dec 08 2017

Turnbull Announces Overhaul of Australian Intelligence After Chinese Influence Scandal

China scolded Australia on Wednesday over its plan to ban foreign interference in politics — either through espionage or financial donations — in a move motivated largely...

Dec 08 2017

YouTube prankster cements his head inside a microwave

The man, based in the English city of Wolverhampton, had mixed quick-dry spackling paste and poured it around his head, which was protected by plastic bag inside the micr...

Dec 08 2017

US Vice President Mike Pence 'not welcome in Palestine'

Mr Pence was due to visit the region to test the reaction to President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem. As reported by AFP , however, Abbas has not officially backe...

Dec 08 2017

Year-on-year gains in Chinese exports and imports in November

As global demand has surprised with its strength, consumers have lapped up Chinese goods at a rapid rate this year, giving the economy a boost and providing policy make...

Dec 08 2017

Ramaphosa believes South Africa's President Zuma rape accuser

He said she had agreed to have sex. Ramaphosa, who is vying with Zuma for leadership of the ANC and, therefore, the country, made the remarks during a radio interview o...

Dec 08 2017

Palestinians say they won't meet with Pence

Senior Palestinian official Jibril Rajoub earlier said Pence "would not be welcomed" during his upcoming visit to the region. Rajoub also signalled that Abbas would not...

Dec 08 2017

Jadhav to meet mother, wife on Dec 25 after Pakistan grants visa

Pakistan has strong reservations about Trump's decision, added the spokesperson. On March 25, a day after the arrest, the Indian Ministry of External Affairs said the I...

Dec 08 2017

ARGENTINA: Judge Wants Cristina Kirchner Arrested For Alleged AMIA Cover-up

The AMIA attack is the subject of several parallel cases as prosecutors are also looking into whether the country's leadership at the time had conspired to obstruct the i...

Dec 08 2017

Deep South Snow Expected Friday from Parts of Louisiana to North Carolina

This will push the highest chances of any accumulating snow well east of the viewing area and include locations such as Baton Rouge, New Orleans and into southern MS an...

Dec 08 2017

Bel-Air fire: 4 homes destroyed, 475 acres burned

Eric Garcetti, Mayor of Los Angeles , said in a statement at a news conference that, "These are days that break your heart". The two fires were in addition to the larges...

Dec 08 2017

'Samurai Sword' Attack At Tokyo Shrine Leaves 3 Dead

Two women were killed and another person was injured in a stabbing incident at a shrine in Tokyo, with the male suspect appearing to have committed suicide , Japanese au...

Dec 08 2017

PM Modi inaugurates Dr BR Ambedkar International Centre

Prime Minister said that the Congress has done great injustice to Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar and Sardar Patel, even making it hard for Dr Ambedkar to join the Constituent Ass...

Dec 08 2017

Brexit: European Commission says 'sufficient progress' has been made

An early morning meeting in Brussels between Juncker and British Prime Minister Theresa May , whose efforts to reach a deal broke down in failure earlier this week, was ...

Dec 08 2017

National Basketball Association roundup: Nets rally from 16 down to beat Thunder

Westbrook finished with 31 points but shot 10 of 27 from the field. Joel Embiid had 33 points to lead the 76ers, who dropped their second straight and their third in f...

Dec 08 2017

Two B-1B bombers train over Yellow Sea

The aircraft entered the Korean Air Defense Identification Zone (KADIZ) over the waters south of Jeju Island and conducted simulated bombing drills over the Yellow Sea ne...

Dec 08 2017

Kate Winslet says Woody Allen is 'on some level a woman'

Allen was never convicted of a crime, and has long denied Dylan's allegations. However, the Oscar-winning actress was criticized for supporting the famed director at a ...

Dec 08 2017

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma leave for Switzerland amid speculation of wedding

Things have taken a new turn now, after the actress was spotted at the Mumbai International Airport, with her whole family in tow. Adding more fuel to the speculatio...

Dec 08 2017

China Conducts Military Drills in Response to Vigilant ACE

The bombers were dispatched from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam and flew over the Korean peninsula, reportedly staging simulated bombing drills while flying in formati...

Dec 08 2017

Ingram lifts Lakers over Sixers

Joel Embiid scored 33 points , and Ben Simmons had a triple-double with 12 points, 13 rebounds and 15 assists for Philadelphia . Los Angeles extended its advantage...

Dec 08 2017

Tillerson: US, Russia could normalize ties but for Ukraine

Washington's first priority in dealing with the war in Ukraine is to reach agreement on a United Nations peacekeeping force, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wedn...