World Media


US missionary's body could be lost in battle to preserve isolated tribe US missionary's body could be lost in battle to preserve isolated tribe
- November 25, 2018

The morning after Chau's final trip to the island's shores, the fishermen saw his body being dragged and buried in the sand. Officials said they were working with anthropologists to recover the body. Yet Chau chose to return to the island and try again, galvanized by the feeling that he was God's instrument. "Would it be wiser to leave and let someone else to continue". (more...)
Russia Scrambles Warplanes as Ukrainian Navy Moves on Kerch Strait Russia Scrambles Warplanes as Ukrainian Navy Moves on Kerch Strait
- November 25, 2018

Russian Federation annexed the Crimean Peninsula in 2014, and eastern Ukraine has descended into violence, with the West accusing Russian Federation of supporting pro-Moscow separatists in the region. Russia's FSB security service, which oversees the border guard service, said in a statement quoted by Russian news agencies that the Ukrainian ships "illegally entered a temporarily closed area of Russian territorial waters". (more...)
Laura Avila Dies Weeks After Botched Nose Job Procedure in Mexico Laura Avila Dies Weeks After Botched Nose Job Procedure in Mexico
- November 25, 2018

She was transferred to a hospital in El Paso, where her family was told she would likely never fully recover. Avila went there to get a breast augmentation and a nose job. He said that hours passed before they contacted a nearby hospital for help. Laura Avila is on life support following the attempted procedure in Mexico, her family claims. (more...)
Journal Reveals Last Days of Man Killed By Isolated Tribe Journal Reveals Last Days of Man Killed By Isolated Tribe
- November 25, 2018

As of Thursday, his body had not yet been recovered. Raised in Vancouver, Washington, Chau was first drawn to the outdoors after discovering a copy of "Robinson Crusoe" while in elementary school, he said in an article several years ago in The Outbound Collective , a website and app that helps people discover the outdoors. (more...)
Mexico denies it will become a waiting area for asylum seekers Mexico denies it will become a waiting area for asylum seekers
- November 25, 2018

The Washington Post reported on Saturday that the Trump administration has won support from the Mexican president-elect's team for a plan dubbed " Remain in Mexico ". 2, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. Mr Trump also said the U.S. would consider closing the southern border if the administration deemed it necessary, and has said he would use lethal force on the migrants . (more...)
Hundreds of apparently 'flash-frozen' turtles wash ashore in New England Hundreds of apparently 'flash-frozen' turtles wash ashore in New England
- November 25, 2018

Some of the victims were Kemp's Ridley turtles, the most endangered sea turtles in the world . Of the 82 turtles found on Thanksgiving, only one survived. The winds then push the immobile reptiles to shore, where they are likely killed by the cold air and wind chills. Most of the turtles are from tropical areas and prefer water temperatures as high as 85 degrees Fahrenheit. (more...)
Renae Lawrence granted bail after return Renae Lawrence granted bail after return
- November 25, 2018

Lawrence rushed through Newcastle Airport's arrivals terminal, causing one photographer to lose his footing and fall. Convicted Bali Nine drug smuggler Renae Lawrence has been granted conditional bail by NSW Police a day after she returned from Indonesia. (more...)
At least 50 people injured in suspected Syrian rebel poison gas attack At least 50 people injured in suspected Syrian rebel poison gas attack
- November 25, 2018

Russian Federation has accused Syrian Islamist extremists of bombarding Aleppo with chlorine which poisoned 46 people including eight children. Syrian state media is reporting that 21 civilians have been treated for breathing problems following a rebel attack it said involved projectiles filled with poisonous gas on the government-held city of Aleppo. (more...)
New Interpol Chief Pledges Collaboration against Transnational Criminals New Interpol Chief Pledges Collaboration against Transnational Criminals
- November 25, 2018

Global police organisation Interpol on Wednesday elected Kim Jong-yang of South Korea as president, beating a Russian whose candidacy had raised concerns in Europe and the United States about the risk of Kremlin interference. The president is elected after winning a two-thirds majority among members in a secret ballot, according to Interpol's website. But watchdog groups say there's no time to lose. (more...)
Arlene Foster wants to get rid of the Irish backstop Arlene Foster wants to get rid of the Irish backstop
- November 25, 2018

But Northern Ireland will also keep numerous EU's rules - and that means added checks on goods arriving from mainland Britain. Johnson described how "Ucknee" would "no longer [be] exclusively ruled by London or Stormont - it is in large part to be ruled by Brussels". (more...)
Bomb blast rips through mosque in afghanistan, 26 people dead Bomb blast rips through mosque in afghanistan, 26 people dead
- November 25, 2018

No terrorist group has claimed responsibility; however, Daesh* has carried out similar attacks in the past. The bombing happened in Ismail Khel district of Khost province. Security in Afghanistan has steadily deteriorated, with the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) recording the highest number of civilians killed and wounded, nearly 1700, between January and June this year. (more...)
Archeologists have found pharaonic tomb of a priest in Egypt Archeologists have found pharaonic tomb of a priest in Egypt
- November 25, 2018

The other had been opened earlier and examined by Egyptian antiquities officials. "We found a new Ramesside tomb with colour paintings, a depiction of the queen Ahmose-Nefertari and their son Amenhotep I", Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany said. (more...)
BJP, Shiv Sena Raising Ram Temple Issue To Divert Attention: Mayawati BJP, Shiv Sena Raising Ram Temple Issue To Divert Attention: Mayawati
- November 25, 2018

There is a massive deployment of police in the city as seers and other people arrive for the VHP event. A UP Police spokesperson said one additional DGP, one deputy inspector general (DIG), three senior superintendents of police (SSPs), 10 additional SPs, 21 deputy SPs, 160 inspectors, 700 constables, 42 companies of PAC, five companies of RAF, ATS commandos and drones have been deployed in Ayodhya . (more...)
A US Service Member Was Killed In Afghanistan A US Service Member Was Killed In Afghanistan
- November 25, 2018

Army National Guard and the mayor of North Ogden, Utah, died in an insider attack in Kabul . Brent Taylor, a member of the Utah National Guard and the mayor of North Ogden, Utah, was killed in an apparent insider attack on November 3. The Taliban denied involvement in that bombing, which also wounded 94 people. In recent months there have been a series of "insider attacks" targeting global forces, in which members of Afghan security forces have turned their weapons on those serving ... (more...)
UAE to consider 'clemency' in case of convicted Briton UAE to consider 'clemency' in case of convicted Briton
- November 25, 2018

Hedges is a Ph.D. student who was arrested May 5 at Dubai Airport after a research trip to the UAE. The court ruling in Abu Dhabi drew forceful condemnation from the United Kingdom, with Prime Minister Theresa May expressing her deep concern and disappointment and vowing to take the case to the highest levels. (more...)
Killed in Brazen Attack on Chinese Consulate in Pakistan Killed in Brazen Attack on Chinese Consulate in Pakistan
- November 25, 2018

The BLA separatist group shared the photographs of the attackers. "India strongly condemns the terrorist attack on the Chinese Consulate in Karachi this morning". An exchange of fire and multiple explosions followed soon after, leaving two policemen and two civilians, a father and son, dead. Condemning the attack, Prime Minister Imran Khan ordered an inquiry into the incident, stressing that elements behind the attack must be unearthed. (more...)
Uganda: At least 10 die in boat accident on Lake Victoria Uganda: At least 10 die in boat accident on Lake Victoria
- November 25, 2018

A Ugandan prince has been rescued from a boat accident which left at least 10 people dead. "It is a sad moment". The vessel carrying close to a hundred revellers sank during bad weather on Saturday in the latest deadly incident to affect passenger boats on Africa's largest lake. (more...)
British Police Release More Video Of Skripal Poisoning Suspects British Police Release More Video Of Skripal Poisoning Suspects
- November 25, 2018

Recalling the moment he was told he had been poisoned with novichok, he told BBC Panorama: "Knowing how the other two [the Skripals] were ..." He thought he was just exhausted but the father-of-two worsened and was rushed to hospital. He told BBC TV's Panorama how he and his family have since had all their possessions destroyed for fear of contamination. As Polygraph.info previously reported , the OPCW (Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons) confirmed that the ... (more...)
Soros Foundation Chief Wants Congressional Investigation Of Facebook Soros Foundation Chief Wants Congressional Investigation Of Facebook
- November 25, 2018

Outgoing head of communications and policy, Elliot Schrage, said he was responsible for the hiring of Definers Public Affairs investigating the "Freedom From Facebook" campaign. A week ago, she wrote written that she had not known that Facebook had hired Definers , the PR firm involved, nor knew about the work it had done on her company's behalf. (more...)
Ex-Zimbabwe President Mugabe 'unable to walk' Ex-Zimbabwe President Mugabe 'unable to walk'
- November 25, 2018

The veteran leader was however, on the mend and now expected back home at the end of the month. Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe's health continues to be on the decline with the former leader now unable to walk. He reiterated his respect for his mentor, making it clear that Mugabe was the undisputed founding father of independent Zimbabwe. "He is our founding father of free Zimbabwe", the president added, AFP reports. (more...)
Woman killed, man arrested in shooting at Florida Walmart Woman killed, man arrested in shooting at Florida Walmart
- November 25, 2018

Ocala police said that "a domestic argument" between a male and female began in the Garden Center on East Silver Springs Boulevard about 2:30 p.m. The Ocala Police Department confirmed that the woman had died. The name of the woman hasn't been released, pending notification of her family. Colleen Wade tells the Ocala Star-Banner the man then calmly left the store on Saturday afternoon. (more...)
U.S. police likely killed wrong person in Alabama mall shooting U.S. police likely killed wrong person in Alabama mall shooting
- November 25, 2018

Police initially told reporters they thought Bradford had shot the teen after a fight but retracted that statement Friday night. Captain Gregg Rector said in a Friday news release that new evidence suggests that while Bradford "may have been involved in some aspect of the altercation, he likely did not fire the rounds that injured the 18-year-old victim". (more...)
Mexico backs Trump's plan to overhaul asylum rules Mexico backs Trump's plan to overhaul asylum rules
- November 25, 2018

The plan, called "Remain in Mexico", was negotiated last week by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and other U.S. "Mexico has open arms and everything, but imagine, one caravan after another after another, that would also be a problem for us". Trump has been battling with worldwide pressure, a tight control of the Senate, and significant judicial pushback over a number of his immigration policies. (more...)
Brexit deal works for all UK, Theresa May tells Scottish leader Brexit deal works for all UK, Theresa May tells Scottish leader
- November 25, 2018

Labour peer Lord Foulkes said the SNP and Labour leaders should meet. "We need to build a broad front on the way forward, which I hope would be a people's vote", he said. "I think an overwhelming majority oppose anything that smacks of being no deal", he said. MPs will then get a vote on the deal. Failing that, he said, there should be a general election and the final option would be another European Union referendum. (more...)
95-Percent Containment On Camp Fire 95-Percent Containment On Camp Fire
- November 25, 2018

While the rain made everybody colder and wetter, they kept the mission in mind, said Chris Stevens, a search volunteer who wore five layers of clothing to keep warm. "Instead of running his mouth about things he knows nothing about, he should learn to show some empathy and sympathy for the suffering of others", she said, attacking Trump for suggesting California should be more like Finland and better "rake" its forests. (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 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 1251 1252 1253 1254 1255 1256 1257 1258 1259 1260 1261 1262 1263 1264 1265 1266 1267 1268 1269 1270 1271 1272 1273 1274 1275 1276 1277 1278 1279 1280 1281 1282 1283 1284 1285 1286 1287 1288 1289 1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296 1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302 1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 1308 1309 1310 1311 1312 1313 1314 1315 1316 1317 1318 1319 1320 1321 1322 1323 1324 1325 1326 1327 1328 1329 1330 1331 1332 1333 1334 1335 1336 1337 1338 1339 1340 1341 1342 1343 1344 1345 1346 1347 1348 1349 1350 1351 1352 1353 next »