Stories about World Media

Jan 05 2018

Failed North Korean missile crash landed in populated area

According to The Diplomat , North Korea launched the Hwasong-12 from the Pukchang Airfield in South Pyongan Province after wheeling it out from an underground hangar. In...

Jan 05 2018

USA puts Pakistan on special watch list for religious freedom violations

Trump calls on Saudis to "immediately" lift Yemen blockade Trump has yet to name ambassadors to key nations in Mideast Mattis, Tillerson warned Trump of security conce...

Jan 05 2018

Edward Snowden Hints India's Aadhaar Open for Abuse

It said the authority maintains complete log and traceability of its search facility and any misuse was traceable. This is perhaps the biggest security breach of Aadhaa...

Jan 05 2018

Powerful winter storm hitting the East coast causing delays at LAX

Although LaGuardia airport briefly suspended all flights , it reopened on Thursday night. The massive East Coast winter storm forced the cancellation Thursday of abo...

Jan 05 2018

Roy Moore accuser sues failed US Senate candidate for defamation

But Kayla Moore now says that she was referring to someone else. Moore and his campaign also accused some of the women quoted in the Post of being paid by the publica...

Jan 05 2018

One tourist killed, 12 injured in hot-air balloon crash in Egypt

Multiple sources have told the Herald that three or four Kiwis were onboard the balloon, which plummeted to the ground near Luxor on Friday, killing a South African tou...

Jan 05 2018

Fifteen killed in Kabul explosion

The centre is located in the Shiite-dominated Dasht-e-Barchi neighbourhood in the west of the capital. There was no immediate claim of responsibility. According to avai...

Jan 05 2018

Envoy Raps US Meddling in Iran's Domestic Affairs

Earlier this week, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova also reminded the USA about its own experience in " putting down protests ", including mass arrests and cr...

Jan 05 2018

Wind Chill Advisory in effect through Friday morning

Counties immediately adjacent to the lake will be cold - encountering wind chills below advisory criteria generally in the -10 to -15-degree range. So, what's next? Well,...

Jan 05 2018

Brits Call for 'Latte Levy' to Reduce Cup Waste

The committee pointed to the 5p carrier bag charge which was introduced in 2015 and subsequently reduced plastic bag usage by 83% in its first year. Over the course of ...

Jan 05 2018

Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Sleeping Woman On Flight To Detroit

The distraught and shocked woman then approached the flight attendants in tears and informed them about the sexual assault. Ramamoorthy was arrested at Detroit's Me...

Jan 05 2018

'Bomb cyclone' brings travel chaos and deaths to U.S. north

When discussing the storm, some weather forecasters have referred to a " bomb cyclone ". But as fearsome as the storm is with high winds and some snow, it may not be quit...

Jan 05 2018

Pakistan Fumes as US Announces Military Aid Cutoff

The US is suspending most aid to Pakistan because of its failure to curb terrorism enforcing President Donald Trump's repeated warnings to Islamabad , State Department s...

Jan 03 2018

Puerto Rico hurricane victims in Chicago seek warmer clothes during cold snap

Education commissioner Pam Stewart reached out to her counterpart in Puerto Rico in November to make this arrangement possible. Scott attended a roundtable discussion...

Jan 03 2018

At least 75 vehicles involved in crash on Thruway

At least 75 vehicles were involved in a crash in Lancaster, New York, on Interstate 90 East on Tuesday, Jan. 2, according to reports. Multiple motorists had to be extra...

Jan 03 2018

New Israeli law would make it harder to divide Jerusalem

Formulated by Shuli Moalem-Refaeli of the far-right Jewish Home Party, the new law comes weeks after Trump's decision on Jerusalem sparked deadly protests in the Palest...

Jan 03 2018

Extreme Cold Forces Schools To Delay Opening On Tuesday

Jackson County Schools & Boaz City Schools are on a two hour delay for Thursday & Friday of this week only. Elementary will release at 11:15 a.m. and middle and high sch...

Jan 03 2018

Mayor de Blasio to announce new barriers to prevent vehicle ramming attacks

Those barriers are widely used around Times Square and are thought have been critical after a man drove down a Time Square, killing one woman and injuring dozens. 'In 201...

Jan 02 2018

Big earnings continue as Tiger Zinda Hai collects over Rs270 crore

Salman Khan - Katrina Kaif's Tiger Zinda Hai & the hilarious gang's Fukrey Returns made sure to make this December a memorable one. If Tiger Zinda Hai actually...

Jan 02 2018

USA calls for urgent United Nations meetings on Iran

Neither Gaza nor Lebanon, my life only for Iran. On New Year's Day Donald Trump tweeted: "Iran is failing at every level despite the awful deal made with them by the ...