Stories about Global Media

Mar 20 2017

IAF Jets Evade Missiles While Conducting Airstrike in Syria

Israeli warplanes struck several targets in Syria early yesterday, prompting retaliatory missile launches, in the most serious incident between the two countries since th...

Mar 20 2017

NKorea tests new high-thrust engine

The killing of Kim Jong-un's estranged half-brother at the Kuala Lumpur airport February demonstrates this: Beijing reportedly saw Kim Jong-nam as a possible replacement,...

Mar 20 2017

Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: Uma Bharti expresses delight

State BJP chief Keshav Prasad Maurya, who was himself in contention for the top job, first announced Adityanath's election. His trip to Lucknow is scheduled for March...

Mar 19 2017

Person detained after hopping bike-rack barrier along White House fence

In a statement Friday, the Secret Service said that its investigation is ongoing and that it has conducted more than 50 interviews about the incident. Utah Congressma...

Mar 19 2017

Amarinder elected as CLP leader in Punjab

Global tenders would soon be floated to procure smartphones, as promised under the Captain Smart Connect programme launched ahead of the polls, he said in response to a q...

Mar 19 2017

Iraq holds detainees in 'horrendous conditions' near Mosul: HRW

In mid-2014, when ISIS seized large swathes of Iraq and Syria, the jihadist group took Mosul , once considered the terrorist group's de facto capital in Iraq, much lik...

Mar 19 2017

Ford introduces night-time pedestrian detection

The pedestrian detection system is being incorporated into current Ford vehicles as part of a stepping-stone plan towards the company's move into autonomous vehicles. "Da...

Mar 18 2017

Would Another Network Pick Up 'Sesame Street' If Trump Cuts Public Media?

In 2015 alone, CPB invested almost $12 million in journalism, including $7.5 million for public media's flagship journalism enterprises: " Frontline ", "PBS NewsHour" and...

Mar 18 2017

Le Pen foes relish Dutch vote, but French election may be different

Mr Macron, a former finance minister stood for " the opposite of what Brexit stands for and the choice made by the British people", she said. And as Mr Farage attempte...

Mar 18 2017

May: 'Now is not the time' for Scottish independence vote

The Tory MSP said: "T he SNP's only reason for existing is to rip Scotland out of the UK". It comes after the Prime Minister said it would it be "fundamentally unfair" ...

Mar 18 2017

Puppy shot dead at New Zealand airport so flights could continue

Sixteen flights were delayed before airport staff told police to shoot him - Grizz was just six months from graduation. Police and the dog's handler are "absolutely d...

Mar 18 2017

Dozens of Somali refugees killed off Yemen coast

The attack was among the deadliest throughout the violent Saudi-led, US -backed military campaign against Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen that began in 2015. According to t...

Mar 18 2017

China and Saudi Arabia ink $91b of deals

The visits to countries that are some of the world's fastest-growing importers of Saudi oil aim to promote investment opportunities in the kingdom, including the sale of ...

Mar 18 2017

LGBT groups: Gorsuch more extreme than Scalia

The progressive coalition The People's Defense - a bloc of advocacy groups like NARAL, MoveOn, End Citizens United, Stand Up America and People for the American Way - or...

Mar 18 2017

Woman Miraculously Escapes Raging Mudslide In Peru

She appeared near a bridge after bolding the mudslide, lifting herself from several wooden planks she walked towards the shore, shaken. More than 60 people have been k...

Mar 18 2017

Up To 42 Reported Dead In Air Strike On Syrian Mosque

Rescue services on the ground put the death toll at 58 and said it could rise as 200 to 300 people were in the mosque when it was hit. "We are going to look into any al...

Mar 18 2017

Marshawn Lynch has been wearing Raiders gear, asked for release

Could a Marshawn Lynch to Oakland Raiders trade take place? He then verbalized his decision during a " 60 Minutes " interview last June by saying, "I'm done". Despite...

Mar 18 2017

Christie attends Princeton NCAA opener, roots for Notre Dame

No. 7 St. Mary's (Calif.) 85, No. 10 VCU 77: Jock Landale had 18 points and 13 rebounds as seventh-seeded Saint Mary's held on for an 85-77 victory over No. We did not ta...

Mar 17 2017

President Trump 'stands by' unproven wiretap allegation, Sean Spicer says

On March 5, the White House asked the House and Senate Intelligence Committees to " exercise their oversight authority to determine whether executive branch investigati...

Mar 17 2017

Jobless claims dip in latest sign of job market improvement

Meanwhile, the advance figure of seasonally adjusted insured unemployment during the week ending March 4 fell 30,000 from the previous week to 2,030,000. "Over the year, ...