World Media


Indians missing in Iraq: Congress attacks Centre, questions MEA's 'priorities' Indians missing in Iraq: Congress attacks Centre, questions MEA's 'priorities'
- July 26, 2017

Stating that "the missing Indians issue is serious", Swaraj declared that she "will not give up" until she gets proof. "Why should I believe Harjit Masih's claims? ". The Minister said that in a war there are four categories of people - the Prisoners of War, the missing, those killed and those believed to be killed. (more...)
North Korea threatens a nuclear strike 'at the heart of the US' North Korea threatens a nuclear strike 'at the heart of the US'
- July 26, 2017

The North Korean regime launched a new threat towards the United States on Tuesday, swearing to launch a nuclear attack in the "heart" of the country if Washington tries to eliminate the Pyongyang regime . Thornberry, who is pushing for a $2.5 billion increase to the Pentagon's missile defense budget, said Congress and the Trump administration need "to take forceful, swift steps to see that the USA and our allies are protected". (more...)
Man Tied to 4 Sex Attacks Just Hours Apart in Brooklyn Arrested Man Tied to 4 Sex Attacks Just Hours Apart in Brooklyn Arrested
- July 26, 2017

The woman screamed and fought back and the man fled, according to PIX11. After searching for the perp behind a string of serial sex crimes, police arrested a Bronx teen who will be arraigned today , reports say. Finally, he attacked a 32-year-old woman as she got out of the elevator of her apartment on Dean St. and Nostrand Ave., but that victim fought him off as well, cops said. (more...)
Don't fire independent counsel Robert Mueller, Mr. President
- July 26, 2017

It could hardly be clearer that Trump and his aides are laying the groundwork for an effort to fire Mueller and end his investigation. Mueller has hired at least seven Democratic donors to work on his legal team, including one attorney who has reportedly donated $34,000 to Democrats. (more...)
Sri Lanka clears revised deal for Hambantota port Sri Lanka clears revised deal for Hambantota port
- July 26, 2017

During the visit, the Minister provided several solutions to the problems and suggestions of the Oluvil Harbor employees and the people of the area. The total allocated sum includes $973.6m to be paid to Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) for the acquisition of 85% issued share capital of HIPG, which in turn will use a portion of the amount to acquire 58% issued share capital of HIPS. (more...)
Egyptian Tank Runs Over Car With Bomb, Saves 50 Lives Egyptian Tank Runs Over Car With Bomb, Saves 50 Lives
- July 26, 2017

Seven civilians have been killed by a vehicle bomb that exploded at a security checkpoint in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Monday, Egypt's army spokesman have told Reuters news agency. The region has been dogged by attacks from insurgents following the toppling of President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt's oldest Islamist movement, in 2013. (more...)
Just In: CBN retains monetary policy rate at 14% Just In: CBN retains monetary policy rate at 14%
- July 26, 2017

Emefiele also warned against the rising fiscal deficit of President Muhammadu Buhari's administration, recorded at 2.51% in the first half of the current year. Doing their work, he said "means we must do what we have done to continue to achieve the sliding trend in inflation and stabilise the forex market, that is what we are doing and we will continue to do so". (more...)
Solons ask Duterte: retract order to bomb Lumad schools Solons ask Duterte: retract order to bomb Lumad schools
- July 26, 2017

Duterte uttered the threat even as hundreds of lumad , including students and their teachers, are in Manila to demand an end to attacks on their schools by the military and government-backed militias, which they say have worsened since martial law was declared over the whole of Mindanao. (more...)
Special envoy: United States may send arms to Ukraine Special envoy: United States may send arms to Ukraine
- July 26, 2017

Volker told the BBC that supporting Ukraine's defence would force Moscow to reconsider its approach without provoking Russian Federation. He said he did not think the move would be provocative. Moscow denies direct involvement in the conflict. Peace in Ukraine's war-torn Donbas regions demanded new strategic dialog with Russia, Volker told the BBC. (more...)
U.S. boat fires warning shot at Iranian ship U.S. boat fires warning shot at Iranian ship
- July 26, 2017

A US coastal patrol ship participating in a coalition exercise in the Persian Gulf fired warning shots today after warning an Iranian naval vessel that was conducting what U.S. Tense naval encounters are not uncommon between Iranian and U.S. forces in the Gulf: Ten U.S. sailors were detained by the Iranian military in January 2016. (more...)
Govt unveiling plans to STOP sales of petrol and diesel cars TODAY Govt unveiling plans to STOP sales of petrol and diesel cars TODAY
- July 26, 2017

The proposals, which must be announced by next Monday, were initially believed to cost taxpayers up to £500million with the government paying owners to get rid of their older, toxic models. He said he favoured road-by-road restrictions for diesel-vehicles rather than outright bans from town centres or costly vehicle scrap-schemes, but did not rule them out entirely if they were local-authorities'-preferred options. (more...)
'I'm Not A Fan' Of Bashar Al-Assad: Donald Trump 'I'm Not A Fan' Of Bashar Al-Assad: Donald Trump
- July 26, 2017

Approximately one million Syrians are now displaced in Lebanon, which has a population of less than six million. So while it is easy for Trump to view everything through his usual "Them: bad, us: good" lens, in reality, as far as Hariri and Hezbollah are concerned, much like your Facebook relationship status with that ex you still occasionally see, it's complicated . (more...)
New HIV Injection Could Replace Daily Pill New HIV Injection Could Replace Daily Pill
- July 26, 2017

The case presented at the International Aids Society Conference in Paris is very interesting, because it shows that a child infected at birth may be able to live and be healthy without having to take these medicines. Doctors in South Africa have said that a nine-year-old child who was infected with the deadly HIV virus since birth has spent most of their life without needing any treatment. (more...)
Infant Abandoned in Suisun City Parking Lot Remains in Critical Condition Infant Abandoned in Suisun City Parking Lot Remains in Critical Condition
- July 26, 2017

Surveillance video captures a man pulling into a Sunset Avenue strip mall. The barbers went next door to check the surveillance tape of the smoke shop. Upon his arrest, the teen dad was charged with felony hit-and-run, child endangerment, child abandonment , committing a felony while on bail and possession of suspected cocaine. (more...)
Female senator rips 'fat' male colleague Female senator rips 'fat' male colleague
- July 26, 2017

At the beginning of the recording, Democratic Senator Reed can be heard saying, "I think he's insane". "I mean, I don't say that lightly and as a kind of a goofy guy". However, Collins and Farenthold appear to have finally said a farewell to arms in the wake of the audio going public. Collins spokeswoman Annie Clark told Reuters that Collins is anxious about the elimination of funding for transportation and housing programs in Trump's budget. (more...)
India bans autonomous cars to protect against job losses India bans autonomous cars to protect against job losses
- July 26, 2017

Autonomous or driverless cars, which are seeing considerable traction in developed markets just ran into a roadblock in India . This is quite the amount that people have to shell out in order to get self-driving capabilities in their cabs or to buy a driverless vehicle today. (more...)
Two men injured in suspected Bethnal Green acid attack Two men injured in suspected Bethnal Green acid attack
- July 26, 2017

The two men, believed to be in their teens, flagged officers on the street in Tower Hamlets around 7 p.m., police said. Witnesses said a blue tarpaulin was erected in Roman Road, Bethnal Green, to shield the victim who was being attended to, the Daily Mail said. (more...)
Horrific! Passenger in 12303 Poorva Express served veg biryani with lizard Horrific! Passenger in 12303 Poorva Express served veg biryani with lizard
- July 26, 2017

He also said that the action will be taken only after detailed investigation. However, when no action was taken, he tweeted his complaint to the Indian Rail minister Suresh Prabhu. Right after that, he and his co-passenger tweeted on the Railway's twitter handle explaining about the issue. Kumar further added that the department's main concern was the health of the passengers. (more...)
Decision soon on Yechury's RS term Decision soon on Yechury's RS term
- July 26, 2017

It is widely known now that Vijayan categorically rejected the Bengal faction's plea for giving Yechury a third term and rallied the Karat/Kerala faction against the proposal. But those opposed to a third term for the party chief pointed out that he can not return to Parliament on his own party's strength and will need support from the Congress' 44 legislators in the Bengal assembly. (more...)
Teen driver kills her sister in crash… live on Instagram Teen driver kills her sister in crash… live on Instagram
- July 26, 2017

Jacqueline, who was bleeding from her head due to the accident, was declared dead shortly after the mishap happened. Sanchez was livestreaming on Instagram when the crash occurred. Sanchez's video surfaced after Mary Hernandez , also of Stockton, recorded it and posted it to Facebook . " She wasn't like everybody else", Seja said. (more...)
US Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote US Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
- July 26, 2017

A conservative Republican from Arizona vying for a US Senate seat was blasted Saturday for calling on party colleague John McCain to resign due to his recent cancer diagnosis. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, who's criticized the measure's Medicaid cuts, to back the legislation. He has been unable to unite his conference behind a bill to replace former President Barack Obama's signature legislation. (more...)
Wisconsin company offering microchip implants for employees Wisconsin company offering microchip implants for employees
- July 25, 2017

The company is partnering with BioHax International , based in Sweden, to provide the RFID chips to employees. On Aug. 1, 32M plans to hold its own party for chipped employees. An MIT team previous year announced a breakthrough in RFID security with the development of a supposedly "unhackable" chip, but this technology is not yet in widespread use. (more...)
Global growth to pick up in 2017 and 2018 Global growth to pick up in 2017 and 2018
- July 25, 2017

For the US, contradicting policies: Implementing fiscal stimulus proposals, such as revenue-reducing tax reforms, could push up demand and output growth, but pursuing the spending-cut proposals in the administration budget would drive those down. (more...)
JNU's vice chancellor wants an Army tank installed on campus JNU's vice chancellor wants an Army tank installed on campus
- July 25, 2017

According to an Indian Express report , during the July 23 celebration of Kargil Vijay Diwas - which began with a tricolour march - JNU vice chancellor M. "And if they don't, we will force them to love it", the head of Veterans India has said. "We will create a situation where people will love the nation". (more...)
Not sure if Indians abducted in Mosul are alive: Iraqi foreign minister Not sure if Indians abducted in Mosul are alive: Iraqi foreign minister
- July 25, 2017

In June 2014, it was reported that 40 Indian labourers had been abducted by Islamic State militants from a construction site near Mosul , where they were working. The 39 missing Indians may be as Sushma Swaraj has suggested in Badush jail under IS captivity. "We are not sure whether they are alive or not, we don't know". (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 »