Stories about World Media

Jan 09 2018

French pop star France Gall dies at 70

The famous yé-yé singer, who won the Eurovision Song Contest in 1965, has passed away at the age of 70 following a battle with cancer. The country's culture minister Fr...

Jan 09 2018

A second royal engagement for Harry and Meghan

While meeting with staff and volunteers at the 24-hour underground music station, Meghan showed off a black bell sleeve knit from Marks & Spencer's Autograph collection, ...

Jan 09 2018

Old Monk's maker passes away, Twitter says its goodbyes

He was also the recipient of the Padma Shri in 2010 for his contributions to trade & industry. Remarkably, Mohan was himself a teetotaller who hardly ever downed a pe...

Jan 09 2018

Trump meets with congressional leaders about immigration

Democrats want a deal to help the estimated 700,000 young "Dreamer" immigrants, whose protection from potential deportation under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arriva...

Jan 09 2018

Joe Arpaio says he will run for US Senate seat in Arizona

Senate from the Great State of Arizona, for one unwavering reason: to support the agenda and policies of President Donald Trump in his mission to Make America Great Aga...

Jan 09 2018

Metrorail to institute inquiry into Germiston train crash

Maloka said Metrorail could not say what led to the rear-end collision. Both trains had passengers on board and were headed for Springs in the east of Gauteng. Commuter...

Jan 09 2018

Palestine repudiates Pak media: Didn't reinstate Saeed-fame Ambassador

Saeed is a proclaimed terrorist by the United Nations and India termed Ali's participation with the terrorist who masterminded several attacks in India as "unacceptable"....

Jan 09 2018

Plan would split Altice USA from parent; Drahi still in control

The move is created to simplify what had become a bit of a sprawling operation after the acquisitions of Suddenlink and Cablevision made for Altice USA - and to shield ...

Jan 09 2018

Lawmaker Apologizes For Saying Black People Are Genetically Predisposed To Abuse Drugs

Put this in your pipe and smoke it: A Kansas lawmaker thinks marijuana should be illegal because he said black people are genetically unable to handle its effects. Alfo...

Jan 09 2018

Griezmann and wife have 'reservations' about Manchester

The French global striker was strongly linked with a move to United, the club he supports, last summer, but the move was put on hold after Atletico were hit by a transfer...

Jan 09 2018

Snow And Ice Expected Monday Morning

The strongest winds will be found from west central to south central Minnesota where winds could gust to 40 miles per hour. WHAT.Heavy snow and blowing and drifting snow....

Jan 09 2018

Warriors Steve Kerr: LaVar Ball 'The Kardashian Of The NBA'

Ball may have done serious harm, though, when he publicly undermined Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton . " Luke Walton is a terrific young coach who is bringi...

Jan 09 2018

France's Macron pledges to visit China "at least once a year"

It is being described as a new stage in French diplomacy - along with potential trade deals being signed. Macron said he plans to seek a "strategic partnership" with Be...

Jan 09 2018

Russia Denounces Attack with Drones to Its Bases in Syria

No deaths or material damage were recorded in the attempted attack on Hmeimem airbase, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, with the drone shot down clos...

Jan 09 2018

Tesco named Christmas victor as grocery shoppers spend extra £1bn

Ocado comfortably outpaced the online grocery market, increasing sales by 8.4 per cent to account for 1.3 per cent of the grocery market - a 0.1 per cent uptick. Like-for...

Jan 09 2018

Air horror as DEAD BABY found dumped in airplane toilet

The infant's cause of death of is yet to be determined. A 37-year-old woman was arrested this weekend after her newborn baby was discovered dead in an aircraft toilet...

Jan 09 2018

Fodder scam: Akhilesh Yadav expresses solidarity with jailed Lalu

Lalu's son and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav said in Patna a bail plea will also be moved in the high court. RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was sentenced to three-and-a-half...

Jan 09 2018

Rare snowfall in the usually hot Sahara desert

With temperatures touching 1°C, residents in the northern Algerian town of Ain Sefra enjoyed sliding down the small sections of dunes before the snow melted away. The...

Jan 09 2018

Edward Snowden joins outcry against Aadhaar

January 4, The Tribune had come up with an investigative story "Rs 500, 10 minutes, and you have access to billion Aadhaar details". Edward Snowden tweeted in suppo...

Jan 09 2018

Ever wonder how alligators survive during icy weather?

Once the ice melts though, they will likely come out of the water to sunbath and warm up. The alligators seem to instinctively know when the water is about to freeze, e...