Stories about Global Media

Feb 08 2018

UVAS among top Asian universities

Considering data from all Hong Kong's institutions, on average, the score for research and worldwide outlook increased. Other countries with notable overall score incre...

Feb 08 2018

Comeback-man Razzak leaves Sri Lanka in early trouble

On a powdery wicket with puffs of dust being a regular feature, Bangladesh operated with spinners from both ends at the start of the innings after Sri Lanka opted to ...

Feb 08 2018

Journalist who exposed Joyce's affair speaks out

This was the Deputy Prime Minister's first interview since news broke he was expecting a baby with ex-staff member, Vikki Campion . Mr Joyce's wife, Natalie, issued a ...

Feb 08 2018

Misaligned switch caused Amtrak-CSX train crash in Cayce

National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Robert Sumwalt says that system is created to prevent crashes like the one early Sunday near Cayce (CAY-see) that killed the...

Feb 08 2018

Google might stream console-quality games through a Chromecast with brand-new service

The project, now codenamed 'Yeti , ' is reportedly led by Google's Mario Queiroz, the company's president of product management, and Majd Bakar, vice president of engine...

Feb 08 2018

US Troops With Syrian Rebels Come Under Attack, But No Americans Injured

About 100 of the attackers were then killed in a counter-strike, an American military official said. "The actions of the US coalition do not comply with legal norms, ...

Feb 08 2018

Senate Strikes a Deal, but Pelosi is Balking

Of 193 voting House Democrats , only 45 supported the deal that reopened the government after a three-day shutdown last month. It also includes more than $89 billion i...

Feb 08 2018

Six killed in Taiwan quake

On Thursday, officials put the toll at nine dead, ranging in age from 37 to 66, and at least 63 others missing. The Tuesday quake caused the collapse of 12 buildings, t...

Feb 08 2018

Israeli forces kill one Palestinian, injure dozens near Hebron

Medical sources said the child, identified as Nizar Ra'ed al-Lowzi, 16, was shot with three live rounds in his face, chest and thigh, before he was rushed to Palestine Me...

Feb 08 2018

Angela Merkel clinches new German coalition government deal

SPD has gained the top three ministries - Foreign, Finance and Labor and Social Welfare - in the new German coalition, dpa later reported. Mr. Schulz will step down as ...

Feb 07 2018

Poland's president to sign Holocaust bill, defying critics

Poland's right-wing government says the law is needed to protect the reputation of its citizens and make sure they are recognised as victims not perpetrators of Nazi ag...

Feb 07 2018

Court to rule next week on new Assange bid

But she said she would rule separately on another application from Assange's lawyers asking her to consider whether it would be in the "public interest" to keep the war...

Feb 07 2018

'Magnet for Terrorists': Iraqi Shiite Groups Reportedly Demand US Withdrawal

The Iraqi government confirmed on Monday that the U.S. has started to drawdown its forces from Iraq, following Baghdad's declaration of victory over ISIS in December....

Feb 07 2018

North Korea sends Winter Olympics propaganda posters featuring mascots to Seoul

Seoul last week received an exemption from USA sanctions in order to send a South Korean airplane to the North for an inter-Korean joint ski training session. EXO has ...

Feb 07 2018

Syrian Rebels Shoot Down Russia's Sukhoi-25, Kill Pilot

Five soldiers were killed after their armored vehicle was attacked near the district of Afrin in Aleppo province, the AP said , citing a Turkish military statement . "N...

Feb 07 2018

Slippery roads today, snow advisory Monday

In lower elevations, like the city of Pittsburgh and surrounding areas, we will see snow showers begin in the morning, then mix with rain by lunchtime. Snow may be back a...

Feb 07 2018

Trump Has Rejected A Bipartisan Immigration Plan Introduced By John McCain

Chris Coons are slated to introduce a bill Monday that would grant eventual citizenship to young undocumented immigrants who have been in the country since 2013 and came ...

Feb 07 2018

Rochdale celebrates 100 years of women voting

A bundle of these posters, delivered to Cambridge, survived to be rediscovered 106 years later in 2016. Organisers of an evening reception to launch a year-long " Vote ...

Feb 07 2018

Tyler Zeller Traded to Bucks; Nets to Receive Rashad Vaughn, Draft Pick

The Milwaukee Bucks are adding depth at the center position. The Brooklyn Nets have traded 7-foot center Tyler Zeller to Milwaukee for guard Rashad Vaughn and a...

Feb 07 2018

Pak terrorist escapes, 2 cops killed in firing at Srinagar hospital

One policeman was killed while another was injured after militants fired upon a police party inisde SMHS Hopsital in Srinagar on Tuesday morning. The policemen killed...