Stories about Global Media

Dec 18 2016

Sri Lanka's President arrives in Malaysia

Five Memoranda of Understanding would be concluded between the two countries covering the areas of tourism, youth development, culture, arts and heritage, foreign workers...

Dec 18 2016

China says issue over seized U.S. underwater drone to be resolved smoothly

While the United States takes no position on sovereignty claims in the South China Sea, it has repeatedly stressed all maritime claims must comply with global law. "China...

Dec 18 2016

Only in Canada: Alberta Parks warn people of car-licking moose

And of utmost importance: "Do not attempt to push moose away from your vehicle while on foot". Moose cravings for salt aren't just a Canadian phenomenon: past year, a ...

Dec 18 2016

Obama administration files trade challenge against China

A US victory in the excessive support case could force China to reduce its agricultural subsidies or face retaliatory trade tariffs worth tens of billions of dollars. Acc...

Dec 18 2016

'Landmark moment', says PM on passage of Disabilities bill

The number of categories of differently-abled has also been increased from seven to 21 so that they can avail the profits of various schemes, said Minister of Social Just...

Dec 17 2016

Zika Virus Continues To Replicate In Newborns' Brains, Study Finds

A pregnant woman can pass Zika virus to her fetus during pregnancy or birth. Florida is the only other USA state that has reported local cases of Zika infection. A rece...

Dec 17 2016

European Union to extend Russian Federation sanctions for 6 months — European Union officials

In a separate decision on Thursday, EU leaders also endorsed additional Dutch demands over the bloc's landmark agreement fostering closer ties with Ukraine in a bid to pr...

Dec 17 2016

New York and Boston could approach record lows in Arctic chill

Forecaster of Exacta Weather James Madden added: "We expect even colder weather and the risk for more widespread snow develops during the second half of December and for ...

Dec 17 2016

Abe, Putin to discuss economic cooperation in 2nd round of talks

Abe is eager to get back the four disputed islands off Japan's northernmost main island, Hokkaido, claiming that they are inherently part of the country's territory. The...

Dec 17 2016

Rescue worker: 'Pro-Assad forces fire on convoy leaving east Aleppo'

An official with an Aleppo rebel group said the medical convoy had stopped before clearing the besieged eastern part of the city. A Syrian military source told AFP that...

Dec 17 2016

Louisville suspends assistant after Wake Forest probe

According to Joe Giglio of the News and Observer , Louisville, Army, and Virginia Tech have all admitted to receiving information from Elrod. Virginia Tech athletic dir...

Dec 17 2016

Salvation Army Hoping for Final-Week Boost for Christmas Kettle Campaign

The Salvation Army says a woman dropped two antique coins that could be worth hundreds of dollars into one of its famous red kettles. People are putting less money in t...

Dec 16 2016

Winter Storm Watch Issued For Baltimore Area

With this storm, 3-5 inches of lake effect snow is possible with 35 miles per hour winds. Temperatures on Thursday will only be in the 20s with a gusting north wind and...

Dec 16 2016

'A shock': IN town's entire police force resigns, alleges malfeasance

Bunker Hill , Indiana , which is home to just about 900 residents, to be specific. In his resignation letter, Thomison accused the town board of asking them to 'do ill...

Dec 16 2016

Trump taps Fox News commentator Monica Crowley for the National Security Council

She also worked as a foreign policy assistant and communications director for former President Richard Nixon from 1990 until his death in 1994. According to Talking Poi...

Dec 16 2016

Ohio House GOP Weighs Options After Governor's Abortion Veto

The 20-week ban makes no exception for cases involving rape or incest. "He may hope that by vetoing a six-week ban - which would have virtually banned abortion with nearl...

Dec 16 2016

CT unemployment rate down to 4.7% in November

The unemployment rate has rate has dropped in five consecutive months, and the last time it was as low as 2.9 percent was January 2001. The unemployment rate stood at 4.9...

Dec 15 2016

House intelligence chairman: There's no need for further investigations into Russian hacking

While Congressional Democrats were already pushing a flurry of investigations, that only added to the calls, and the White House now says they also support Congressiona...

Dec 15 2016

Netanyahu message to Iran: 'We're not a rabbit, we're a tiger'

Israeli businessmen who joined the delegation attended a conference with their counterparts from Kazakhstan on Wednesday. Nazarbayev will meet next week with President ...

Dec 15 2016

Rahul Gandhi has lost his mental balance; he needs medical treatment: BJP

Thus, they (the government) are not allowing me to speak in Parliament", Gandhi added. Rahul Gandhi has never been so aggressive, so forceful in putting forth his point...