Stories about World Media

Feb 01 2018

Afghan President speaks to Modi, not to Pakistan PM

The handover took place in November previous year just weeks after the maiden visit of Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa to Kabul. Sources speaking on condition of a...

Feb 01 2018

Will BJP be capable of retain all three seats in bypolls?

Political pundits believe that Rajput outfits are in a position to the influence the outcome of Ajmer Lok Sabha seat. Eleven candidates are in the fray in Alwar, 23 in ...

Feb 01 2018

North Korea and the State of the Union

In either event, the rationale is that a strike that demonstrates US resolve to pursue "all options" is necessary to give the mercurial Kim a "bloody nose". President Don...

Feb 01 2018

CHAN - Eagles Vow to Beat Sudan to Final

Yusuf led his troops to two wins in Group C as they defeated the Mediterranean Knights of Libya 1-0 and demolished Nzalang Nacional of Equatorial Guinea 3-1. Nigeria and ...

Feb 01 2018

Todd Ricketts tapped to lead RNC fundraising after casino mogul resigned

And on Wednesday, Trump praised the selection of Ricketts. The Republican National Committee has chosen a new finance chairman to replace Steve Wynn , the Las Vegas c...

Feb 01 2018

Cancelled Israel Lorde gig sparks anti-boycott lawsuit

Lorde's decision to cancel a concert in Israel has prompted legal action against the pro-Palestinian activists who lobbied her to pull out of the gig. Recording artist ...

Feb 01 2018

Padmaavat banned in Malaysia over sensitivity to Islam issue

As the controversy over Bollywood film " Padmaavat " raged, many districts even banned the performance on the Ghoomar song of Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial period...

Feb 01 2018

'Depressed' Tomic faces long road back

Get me Out of Here, leaving after just three nights. With a quarter-final showdown on the line, Hewitt said he had some ideas about how he will approach the matches, in...

Feb 01 2018

I see a 'super blue blood moon' rising

A total lunar eclipse happens when the earth moves between the sun and moon. With long clear spells forecast this evening and tonight, everybody should get a chance t...

Feb 01 2018

Palestinian boy shot in head & killed by Israeli soldiers in Ramallah

The angry protesters, who were objecting to US President Donald Trump s controversial recognition of Jerusalem as Israel s capital, also threw tomatoes at the deleg...

Feb 01 2018

Airline executives praise Trump administration's agreement with Qatar over subsidies

United, Delta and American Airlines have long called for the USA government to review Open Skies agreements that allow Gulf carriers to fly freely from the United Arab ...

Feb 01 2018

Hawaii missile defense test fails to intercept target

One U.S. official, speaking anonymously, told Reuters that a SM-3 Block IIA missile was sacked from a test site in Hawaii. The Missile Defense Agency acknowledged the...

Feb 01 2018

KIM'S DEATH SQUAD: North Korean Dictator PURGING REGIME as US Pressure Mounts

The post has been vacant since the Trump administration came into office early past year, sparking concerns about close coordination between the allies at a time of h...

Feb 01 2018

House Speaker Paul Ryan Says The FBI Needs A 'Cleanse'

Page shortly after taking office last spring. The White House plans to release a classified House Intelligence Committee memo that Republicans say shows anti-Trump ...

Feb 01 2018

On hot mic, Trump favors release of memo on Russian Federation investigation

The FBI , in a a rare and sharply-worded statement, said there are concerns "about material omissions of fact that fundamentally impact the memo's accuracy". FBI Direc...

Feb 01 2018

San Francisco to dismiss thousands of marijuana cases

San Francisco's district attorney announced Wednesday that city prosecutors will toss out or reduce thousands of criminal convictions for cannabis dating back decades, a ...

Feb 01 2018

Partially Mustard-Powered Airliner Takes to the Sky

This means that the blended fuel used in this week's flight should have resulted in a 7 percent reduction, which works out to 18,000 kg (39,683 lb) in reduced carbon e...

Jan 31 2018

CIA Director Reportedly Met With Russian Intel Chief On US Sanctions List

He has been on a U.S. Treasury Department list of sanctioned individuals "for involvement in the situation in Ukraine" since 2014, when he was chairman of the Duma. sou...

Jan 31 2018

FEMA Ending Meals and Water Provides to Puerto Rico

In a reversal, FEMA said it would not withdraw aid from Puerto Rico beginning January 31. But on Wednesday, Booher said that date "was mistakenly provided". NPR reports ...

Jan 31 2018

A Russian fighter just pulled an aggressive air intercept

Meanwhile, Russian Defense Ministry claimed they behaved "strictly in accordance with global airspace rules" and "approached the aircraft at a safe distance" to identify ...