World Media


At least 24 people killed in Nigeria mosque attacks At least 24 people killed in Nigeria mosque attacks
- May 01, 2018

Two suicide bombers carried out the attacks in the town of Mubi within a five-minute interval on Tuesday, Ahmad Sajoh, a spokesman of the state government, said by phone. Suspicion immediately fell on Boko Haram, the group that has left at least 20,000 dead since 2009. President Muhammadu Buhari, who took office in 2015 with a promise to end Boko Haram's push to create an Islamic state in the northeast, has said he wants to seek another term. (more...)
RCB might be down, but still intent on giving a Royal Challenge RCB might be down, but still intent on giving a Royal Challenge
- May 01, 2018

TOSS : Mumbai Indians had won the toss and elected to bowl first. The team would like Rohit, who has scored 196 runs in seven matches, to bat either one-down as he did in the last game or open the innings. "He put his hand up and came in that pressure situation which is nothing better than him coming and performing". The problem of Mumbai is that none of his batsmen has been able to perform consistently except Suryakumar Yadav (274 runs). (more...)
Housing and communities secretary Javid replaced by Brokenshire Housing and communities secretary Javid replaced by Brokenshire
- May 01, 2018

Brokenshire, an MP, was Northern Ireland secretary from July 2016 until January 2018, when he stood down to undergo lung cancer surgery. The housing industry is hoping that he can take a number of key issues on board including planning changes, the crackdown on rogue landlords, regulatory change in the lettings industry, new professional standards for estate agents and new home building targets. (more...)
1 killed in 29 vehicle pileup caused by Nebraska dust storm 1 killed in 29 vehicle pileup caused by Nebraska dust storm
- May 01, 2018

The dust had reduced visibility to zero, said Cody Thomas, spokesman for the Nebraska State Patrol. Others injured were taken to hospitals in Aurora and York. The investigation into the crash is ongoing. Gusty winds are expected again Monday across eastern Nebraska. South-central Nebraska, where Sunday's dust storm caused a major pileup on Interstate 80, has been unusually dry, but the biggest problem Sunday was the wind, said National Weather Service meteorologist Jerilyn Billings Wright. (more...)
Suspect in deputy's killing held in maximum-security prison Suspect in deputy's killing held in maximum-security prison
- May 01, 2018

Shirtless and shoeless when captured, Williams, 29, appeared to be exhausted when he was led out of the woods. The judge ordered a mental health evaluation and, at the request of attorneys, moved future court proceedings from Somerset County to Portland to ensure that Williams gets a fair trial. (more...)
Labour Day To Be Observed On May 1 Labour Day To Be Observed On May 1
- May 01, 2018

It is celebrated in more than 80 countries around the world . The workers were protesting against the inhuman treatment to them and the eight-hour working day. The strike was followed by a bomb blast in Chicago's Haymarket Square on the 4th of May. The day has often seen protests by various socialist and communist groups, and is an important holiday in communist countries like China , North Korea, Cuba and the former Soviet Union countries. (more...)
Publisher hires lawyer involved in Greitens case Publisher hires lawyer involved in Greitens case
- May 01, 2018

Faughn responded to claims he paid Watkins $50,000 through Twitter and Periscope yesterday evening, saying he retained Watkins is an attorney for a book he is writing about Greitens. The Kansas City Star on Friday reported that it asked Hawley's office about emails that appear to show Greitens' spokesman Parker Briden's involvement in a draft post. (more...)
Kathua Rape is Minor Incident - BJP Sr Leader Strokes Controversy Kathua Rape is Minor Incident - BJP Sr Leader Strokes Controversy
- May 01, 2018

After facing a public backlash in Jammu over the communal gang-rape-and-murder case , the BJP shunted its deputy chief minister Dr Nirmal Singh , who had reportedly opposed the CBI probe , and brought in new "hardline" faces from the region. (more...)
Pence: We've got to build a wall Pence: We've got to build a wall
- May 01, 2018

Vice President Mike Pence laughs along with Senior Advisor Jared Kushner during a news conference by U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington, February 16, 2017. During his address to the Border Patrol, Pence reiterated the federal government's commitment to building the promised border wall. It didn't say how many. (more...)
Modi summons Tripura CM, meeting on May 2 Modi summons Tripura CM, meeting on May 2
- May 01, 2018

However, it gets rotten by 9 am due to the repeated digging of nails by customers. In yet another remarks, Deb said, " It should not happen in my government that someone comes and tries to harm it. He had also recently questioned the rationale behind Diana Hayden being crowned "Miss World" 21 years ago. Why run after netas for government jobs? She said, "You have another Chief Minister of the BJP Mr. (more...)
North Korea will SHUT nuke test site next month North Korea will SHUT nuke test site next month
- May 01, 2018

When Mr Kim stepped over the Military Demarcation Line that divides the peninsula, he became the first North Korean leader to set foot in the South since the Korean War hostilities ceased in 1953 with an armistice rather than a peace treaty. (more...)
Sao Paulo fire: Brazil building hit by huge inferno - people trapped inside Sao Paulo fire: Brazil building hit by huge inferno - people trapped inside
- May 01, 2018

Fire Lt. Andre Elias told Globo TV that at least one person was killed - but authorities were working to locate several others who were missing. The newspaper reported that the military had joined the rescue effort, and was attempting to extract a person from the upper floors of the building through an adjacent property when the structure collapsed. (more...)
Early Voting Up; County Primary Election Day Tuesday Early Voting Up; County Primary Election Day Tuesday
- May 01, 2018

Two Democratic candidates and seven Republican candidates are vying to replace outgoing Gov. Nathan Deal during the November general election. Incumbent David Grice is facing a challenge from fellow Republicans Gerald Hege, an ex-sheriff Grice replaced 14 years ago after Hege's felony conviction; retired State Highway Patrol trooper Richie Simmons; and retired Sheriff's Office lieutenant Greg Wood. (more...)
Israel's Iran Nuclear Files 'Real,' Says Pompeo Israel's Iran Nuclear Files 'Real,' Says Pompeo
- May 01, 2018

US President Donald Trump said that pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal would not have a negative impact on his upcoming nuclear talks with North Korea , and he said he would be open to negotiating a new nuclear accord with Tehran. A White House statement said there were "new and compelling details" in Israel's presentation. He says it does not provide sufficient safeguards to prevent Iran from reaching nuclear weapons capability. (more...)
Danish national first to be convicted of Malaysia fake news law Danish national first to be convicted of Malaysia fake news law
- May 01, 2018

Malaysia's inspector-general of police, Mohamad Fuzi Harun, said a day after the shooting that their records showed a distress call was received at 6:41am and a patrol auto arrived at the scene eight minutes later. According to the facts of the case, police received a 1 minute and 49 seconds video recording showing an Arab man making a statement that also displayed subtitles in Bahasa Malaysia and investigations found that video content containing fake news aimed at tarnishing the image of ... (more...)
Boy Found Dead in Dryer While Playing Hide-and-Seek Boy Found Dead in Dryer While Playing Hide-and-Seek
- May 01, 2018

The boys and other children in their east Houston apartment complex were hiding and playing "Nerf gun wars" on Friday, police told KTRK-TV. "I don't know what happened", the tearful mother said. "He was purple and his eyes were open and he was gone". In eyewitness video, paramedics could be seen performing CPR on the child. "He said so friendly", Rodriguez said of her son. (more...)
Gunmen kill three persons in Baramulla Gunmen kill three persons in Baramulla
- May 01, 2018

Baramulla Police confirmed the killing of three civilians on its official twitter handle. According to the police, the boys were on their way to Khanpora in Old Town when the terrorists fired almost 15 rounds at them. Three youths below the age of 23 years were shot dead by gunmen at Iqbal Market, old town Baramulla late last evening. According to The Indian Express report, the SSP said, "He told police that he had girl's consent, but since the girl is minor, the consent is invalid". (more...)
Local Universities react to Bill Cosby decision Local Universities react to Bill Cosby decision
- May 01, 2018

She said she'd rather him admit it. On Thursday, O'Neill dismissed the prosecution's plea to revoke Cosby's $1 million bail and remand him to jail. The guilty verdict came less than a year after another jury deadlocked on the charges. Cosby's fame gave him a measure of protection for years, but it also ultimately drew attention to the dozens of allegations against him, and to a culture of celebrity immunity. (more...)
Congressional Candidate Confirms Dems Plan to Impeach Trump if They Win Midterms Congressional Candidate Confirms Dems Plan to Impeach Trump if They Win Midterms
- May 01, 2018

Right now, Democrats have 29 seats and Republicans have 31, with two open seats. "Because I tell you, everywhere I go, people are talking about, 'Why can't you all get rid of him?" President Trump said a Republican majority in the House is crucial to maintaining the pace of economic acceleration, deregulation, and lowering the tax burden. (more...)
Myanmar: Security Council delegation meets top politicians, civil society leaders Myanmar: Security Council delegation meets top politicians, civil society leaders
- May 01, 2018

So the Security Council can play a very pivotal role". "The other thing the Security Council should do is refer the situation in Rakhine state to the International Criminal Court", Kenneth Roth, the executive director of Human Rights Watch, said Friday in a speech to journalists in Yangon, Myanmar's biggest city. (more...)
Google celebrates Labour Day with doodle Google celebrates Labour Day with doodle
- May 01, 2018

Labour Day is a public holiday in several countries including India. Labour Day is observed every year on May 1 to remember the martyrs of Chicago who had laid down their lives for fundamental rights in 1886. While the day has different story for different countries, the main reason for Labour Day is unfair treatment of the labour class. The protest led to killing of many workers by the police. (more...)
Iran bans use of popular Telegram messaging app Iran bans use of popular Telegram messaging app
- May 01, 2018

As of Monday, Telegram appears to still be functioning in the country following the court order. Iran's judiciary bodies have chose to ban the use of Telegram messaging app, local media reported on Monday. The move also reflects a desire by hardliners to demonstrate their domestic dominance-and Rouhani's powerlessness to stop the bans on social media that he publicly states he opposes. (more...)
Petroleum prices likely to shoot up by over Rs3 Petroleum prices likely to shoot up by over Rs3
- May 01, 2018

The price for Light Diesel Oil has been increased by Rs3.55 per litre to reach Rs68.85 from Rs65.30 per litre. "However despite a tight fiscal environment, the Prime Minister declined to pass on the full impact of the increase in prices to the consumers and decided that the government will absorb nearly 50% of the impact of increase", the Ministry of Finance stated in a press release. (more...)
Dominican Republic cuts ties with Taiwan in favor of China Dominican Republic cuts ties with Taiwan in favor of China
- May 01, 2018

The head of Taiwan's Defense Ministry told lawmakers on Monday that US M1A2 Abrams tanks will be required to defend the island in the event of a conflict with China. "However, history and the socioeconomic reality force us now to change direction". "We are deeply grateful for the cooperation we've shared for years", he said. (more...)
Princess Victoria Allegedly Groped by French Photographer Princess Victoria Allegedly Groped by French Photographer
- May 01, 2018

The controversy stems from accusations from 18 women, alleging sexual misconduct by French photographer Jean-Claude Arnault, with whom the Swedish Academy-which awards the Nobel Prize-has close ties. "It was all the way down", she told the newspaper. "Her female aide - that was awesome to see - launched herself forward and pulled him off her". The Royal Family has not commented on the incident, but issued a general statement expressing support for the #MeToo campaign. (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 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 next »