Stories about Global Media

Sep 06 2018

Investigation continues into sudden death of Australian model on yacht in Greece

A doctor on board and port officials tried to save the young woman, but she died in a helicopter en route to an Athens hospital. The luxurious US$140 million, 92 metre ...

Sep 06 2018

Gay sex decriminalized in India in historic Supreme Court verdict

Apart from CJI Misra, the five judges read their individual judgements, and each of them highlighted how Section 377 deprived the LGBTQ community of dignity and was a...

Sep 06 2018

North Korea's Kim Jong-un says faith in Trump 'unchanged'

The leaders of the two Koreas will hold a summit in Pyongyang in September, Seoul said Thursday, as the North's leader Kim Jong Un renewed his commitment to the d...

Sep 06 2018

Iran foreign minister to meet with Assad as Syria showdown looms

The State Department has also warned that Washington would respond to any chemical attack carried out by Syrian government forces. Iran , Russia , and Syria often d...

Sep 06 2018

United Kingdom names and charges two Russian men for nerve agent attack

On Saturday, 3 March, they left the hotel and took the underground to Waterloo station, arriving at approximately 11.45am, where they caught a train to Salisbury , arriv...

Sep 06 2018

Powerful typhoon kills 9, shutters airport in Japan

In Osaka television footage showed the large tanker smashing into the bridge connecting the city of Izumisano with Kansai airport, with its superstructure battering awa...

Sep 06 2018

Trump denies talking about killing Assad

The UN says almost three million people live in Idlib and global concern has risen in recent days over a threatened regime assault to oust rebels and jihadists from the...

Sep 06 2018

Japan: Two killed after 6.7-magnitude quake hits Hokkaido island, triggers landslides

At least 20 other people were injured in nearby towns; their conditions weren't immediately known. It struck 24 miles below ground just after 3am local time, cutting of...

Sep 06 2018

Powerful Incumbent Loses Mass. Democratic Primary

John Lewis (D-Ga.) praised his colleague's experience as one of the main reasons voters in Massachusetts's majority-minority 7th Congressional District should back Cap...

Sep 05 2018

Incompetent? Theresa May could still end up as a new Brexit Boudicca

May's spokesman said the Chequers deal was the only credible and negotiable plan for Brexit and the government believed it could carry the support of parliament. Johnson ...

Sep 05 2018

Dutch police question suspect in stabbings of 2 Americans

Police say they are still trying to establish a reason for the attack, including whether it was motivated by extremism. The suspect, identified as Jawed S., 19, is accu...

Sep 05 2018

Majherhat bridge collapses in Kolkata, many feared trapped

People stand next to the wreckage of vehicles at the site of a bridge that collapsed in Kolkata on Sep 4, 2018. Several cars and trucks are also trapped under the col...

Sep 05 2018

Typhoon Jebi Makes Landfall In Japan, 500 Flights Cancelled

Flights and train services were canceled in the Kinki region and elsewhere, while factories and commercial facilities such as Universal Studios Japan, a popular theme par...

Sep 05 2018

Trump 'wanted Assad assassinated': key claims in Bob Woodward's book

Trump insisted that he had never heard from anyone about it-even as he admits that he did hear from Graham, but that it was only "quickly in one meeting". ■Former econo...

Sep 05 2018

Air strike in Syria kills eight pro-government fighters

Jeffrey and Rayburn would travel on to Jordan and Turkey, where they would reiterate the U.S. position against a military offensive in Idlib, the State Department said. Z...

Sep 04 2018

Woman found dead, three people missing in Arizona boat crash

A recreational boat carrying 10 people and another vessel with six people on board collided head-on Saturday night on a well-traveled stretch of the river that marks the ...

Sep 04 2018

Typhoon Jebi sends 2,600-tonne tanker crashing into a bridge in Japan

The flooding and landslides proved so deadly in part because many people did not heed evacuation advisories, which are not mandatory. Typhoon Jebi is believed to be the...

Sep 04 2018

Mum tries to carjack driver while carrying BABY

The footage shows them taking the child carrier and removing a child from the back seat of the SUV Rodriguez allegedly tried to steal. Recently, the Texas Department...

Sep 04 2018

Trump attacks Sessions, suggests DOJ hurt GOP in midterms

Mr Trump has also pressed Mr Sessions to investigate his perceived enemies and has accused him of failing to take control of the justice department. Still, investigators ...

Sep 04 2018

Amber Alert issued for two boys, father wanted for Phoenix double murder

Florida police are looking for a 2-year-old boy after his mother told them a stranger offered them a ride, knocked her unconscious and left her in the woods, according t...