Stories about World Media

Dec 19 2017

There Are No Banned Words — CDC Director

The style guide's written instructions, obtained by The Washington Post , listed three "words to avoid": vulnerable, diversity and entitlement. Although the White Hous...

Dec 19 2017

McCain returns to Arizona, will miss crucial tax vote, office says

McCain received treatment at Walter Reed Medical Center last week for a viral infection, Dr. Mark Gilbert said in a statement on Sunday, adding that McCain is "respon...

Dec 19 2017

Fire Rips Through Luxury Resort in Scotland

She added that a report would be submitted to the procurator fiscal. The Cameron House Hotel is popular with golfers as it is situated just south of Loch Lomond Golf Cl...

Dec 19 2017

Tiger Salman is alive (Zinda) & kicking the wolves in Austrian Alps!

In a recent interview to Pinkvilla, Salman once again praised Katrina Kaif and said that no leading actress can do what Katrina Kaif has done in Tiger Zinda Hai . ...

Dec 19 2017

Oldest fossil ever found dated to 3.5 billion years ago

That was the case for microscopic fossils found in Western Australia decades ago, which appeared to show evidence of life dating back nearly 3.5 billion years, but those ...

Dec 19 2017

PM to inaugurate Botanical GardenKalkaji Mandir metro sec on Dec 25

The national capital will gift it's commuters the most awaited Magenta Line on December 25, as the line from Botanical Garden to Kalkaji Mandir - is set to be inaugurated...

Dec 19 2017

Authorities: 3 confirmed deaths in Amtrak derailment

The Amtrak train which derailed south of Seattle, killing three people and injuring dozens more, was travelling at 80mph in a 30mph zone, investigations have revealed. Th...

Dec 19 2017

Saudis shoot down missile aimed at royal palace

A blast had been heard in the capital with a plume of smoke seen in the sky. "Ballistic missile intercepted over Riyadh", the Saudi-led coalition battling Yemen s Huthi...

Dec 19 2017

United States publicly blames North Korea for WannaCry cyberattack

Until now, the USA government had not publicly stated as much. "This man was a loyal agent of North Korea , who believed he was acting to serve some higher patriotic o...

Dec 19 2017

Gujarat Elections 2017: CM Vijay Rupani To Retain His Rajkot (West) Seat

So, who the voters have voted for? Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani won the Rajkot West constituency after trailing in initial trends for assembly election results...

Dec 19 2017

Ockhi: Modi holds meeting with officials in Lakshadweep

Post his arrival, Modi chaired a review meeting in the state to grasp the details of the devastating situation at hand. He will meet officials and public representatives,...

Dec 19 2017

Two terrorists eliminated in overnight encounter in Shopian

Two unidentified militants were killed in an overnight encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir , the army said on Tuesday. The informatio...

Dec 19 2017

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte backs same-sex marriage

He said gays and lesbians are honest and hardworking people, and he will appreciate if someone from the ranks of the LGBT community will take charge of the PCUP. "I wan...

Dec 19 2017

London gets first-ever female bishop By Aditi Khanna

Mullally, the daughter of a hairdresser and among the most prolific bishops on Twitter, vowed to be "a bishop of London but also for London". As a member of the Chur...

Dec 19 2017

Egypt Regrets UN Failure To Pass Egypt-Drafted Resolution On Jerusalem

According to the Associated Press, the document asserts: "F$3 or generations the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians has been understood as the prime irritant...

Dec 19 2017

Massive Southern California wildfire now halfway contained

Counties like Santa Barbara and Ventura are currently facing the blaze and is now threatening Montecito county, the wealthiest county in the state, USA Today reports. R...

Dec 19 2017

Sheriff: Virginia woman mauled to death by her own dogs

Agnew said that while the medical examiner's findings are preliminary as they await toxicology results, "it was fairly obvious to us that she had suffered defensive wound...

Dec 19 2017

Gujarat Polls: EVMs are tampered: Hardik

According to him, the atmosphere is such that no one can question the functioning of the EVMs. The Congress party too had made similar allegations against the Bharatiya...

Dec 19 2017

Brexit war cabinet 'fails to agree position on UK-EU trade'

The Prime Minister will tell the House of Commons on Monday of a "shared desire of the European Union and the United Kingdom to make rapid progress" in agreeing the terms...

Dec 19 2017

Snowfall warning issued for Chilliwack

On Tuesday, a low pressure system will track across northern Washington State near the B.C. border, mixing Pacific moisture with cool winds. Snowfall is supposed to be ...