Global Media


Linking all of Gau Raksha with violence not correct, says Mohan Bhagwat Linking all of Gau Raksha with violence not correct, says Mohan Bhagwat
- September 30, 2017

At the same time, many people have been killed by cow smugglers, he said. In fact, a violence of any form is reprehensible. Bhagwat also said that cow vigilantes 'should not worry or get distracted with the well intentioned statements by highly placed persons in the Government or remarks made by the Supreme Court'. (more...)
Varun Dhawan's Judwaa 2 gets high on opening day Varun Dhawan's Judwaa 2 gets high on opening day
- September 30, 2017

Judwaa 2 got released on this friday and opened with 40% of occupancy. Some found it "nice" whereas others called it a dumb attempt of imitating Salman. Many big names have been reported as potential participants of " Bigg Boss " this year. As Varun's magic as Prem and Raja has hit the theatres today, it has already marked itself as the fifth highest opening film post Bahubali 2: The Conclusion . (more...)
Nawaz Sharif's wife discharged from London hospital Nawaz Sharif's wife discharged from London hospital
- September 30, 2017

In the previous tenure of Shahbaz Sharif (2008-13), Mr Riaz attempted to come closer to the Sharif family when he had reportedly funded the chief minister's plan to build the project of Ashiana Housing in Lahore , a project of providing low-priced residences to the poor, but differences cropped up after the Punjab government disallowed him and also stopped him through administrative and other measures from buying or acquiring land in and around Raiwind for his business. (more...)
Ombudsman unfazed by PRRD's threat to investigate agency over alleged corruption Ombudsman unfazed by PRRD's threat to investigate agency over alleged corruption
- September 30, 2017

Mendoza added that a commission may not be created for the sole objective of investigating the Office of the Ombudsman. The senator alleged Duterte embezzled government funds and engaged in other illegal activities during his lengthy stint as mayor of the southern city of Davao prior to becoming president, which Duterte denies. (more...)
House committee seeks briefing on college basketball scandal
- September 30, 2017

The acting US attorney in Manhattan says the picture of college basketball painted by criminal charges his office brought against four college assistant coaches and an Adidas executive is not a pretty one. Among those also charged were James Gatto, director for global sports marketing for basketball at Adidas; Rashan Michel, who runs an Atlanta apparel company; New Jersey money manager Munish Sood; and Christian Dawkins, a former ASM Sports agent who prosecutors said was sacked in May. (more...)
Oprah Winfrey teases 2020 run with retweet of 'Dems' Best Hope' Oprah Winfrey teases 2020 run with retweet of 'Dems' Best Hope'
- September 30, 2017

Without mentioning President Trump's name, Rubenstein then pointed out that "it's clear you don't need government experience to be elected president of the United States ". After all, she has not commented further on any potential Democratic nominee or presidential plans. We're through the looking glass here. Democrats will have to do the same to match the mood to the moment. (more...)
3 killed in Pakistan-India border clashes 3 killed in Pakistan-India border clashes
- September 30, 2017

She is giving quite befitting and hard hitting responses to the hostile speeches of the ministers and representatives of India , Afghanistan and Bangladesh. As per ANI, he said,"Surgical strike was conducted to send a message and if adversaries do not understand, it will be repeated". Terrorists are ready at that side of the border and we are ready on this side to welcome them. (more...)
Nevada governor urges Congress to fund children's health program Nevada governor urges Congress to fund children's health program
- September 30, 2017

The program was expanded at the time to cover four million more people. Federal funding for the state portion of the program expires September 30, and if an emergency measure isn't approved, all 50 states are expected to run out of CHIP money during fiscal year 2018. (more...)
More than 3800 face gang charges across 4 countries More than 3800 face gang charges across 4 countries
- September 30, 2017

Edwin Manica Flores, 35, was indicted on RICO conspiracy charges for allegedly coordinating racketeering activities for the East Coast branch of the gang MS-13, the US attorney's office in MA announced . The Trump administration has vowed to get the gang members off the streets. While the vast majority of the charges were brought in El Salvador, MS-13's home turf, officials said more than 70 gang members living in the United States have been indicted in the past six months. (more...)
Up to 100000 Turn Out for Closing Rally Over Catalan Independence Vote Up to 100000 Turn Out for Closing Rally Over Catalan Independence Vote
- September 30, 2017

The government also announced it would block access to public buildings designated as polling stations. The referendum, which is planned for Sunday , is considered by the central government as a violation of the constitution. They waved Spanish and European Union flags, as well as the "Senyera" - the official Catalan flag of plain red-and-yellow stripes. "I think it's important to talk on a political level" after the vote, he added. (more...)
Raikkonen edges Vettel in final practice Raikkonen edges Vettel in final practice
- September 30, 2017

Due to the nature of the incident, the session was not restarted and FIA race director Charlie Whiting confirmed that all such covers will be examined and, where necessary, re-welded in place this afternoon. "It's only Friday, usually the day when you spend time trying various things on the vehicle". We would have liked to drive a little bit more, but overall it was a decent afternoon. (more...)
3 dead, 4 hurt after SUV collides with bear 3 dead, 4 hurt after SUV collides with bear
- September 30, 2017

The single-vehicle crash happened along I-70 near Rifle at about 3:30 in the morning. Investigators say this then caused the SUV to cross the center median and slide through eastbound lanes of traffic and off the south edge of the interstate. (more...)
EU Brexit chief laments slow progress but hails new dynamic EU Brexit chief laments slow progress but hails new dynamic
- September 30, 2017

But many leaders remained wary of ambitious new projects, doubting the appetite of voters for giving up national control and fearing the continued strength of anti-EU sentiment that is taking Britain out of the bloc and saw the far-right win dozens of seats in the German parliament in Sunday's election. (more...)
Donald Trump's aide Jared Kushner registered to vote as a woman Donald Trump's aide Jared Kushner registered to vote as a woman
- September 30, 2017

In a July 2016 letter that essentially exonerated Clinton of any wrongdoing, former FBI Director James Comey said that it was that handling of classified information that Clinton was investigated for. McGahn ultimately stayed in his role, in part due to the White House hiring a legal team to manage inquiries related to the Russian Federation probe, the Journal said. (more...)
Macron sets out ambitious blueprint for European Union reform including a joint budget Macron sets out ambitious blueprint for European Union reform including a joint budget
- September 30, 2017

Macron also made the case for a single EU-wide financial transactions tax, and for a dedicated European Union agency to support tech companies. At a news conference after a German election that has forced her to consider a new coalition with the liberal Free Democrats (FDP), a party critical of Macron's ideas on Europe, Merkel said her conservative CDU/CSU bloc would support sensible measures but also wanted to see countries become more competitive. (more...)
U.S. teen allowed insanity plea in 'Slender Man' stabbing case U.S. teen allowed insanity plea in 'Slender Man' stabbing case
- September 30, 2017

During the trial, a psychologist testified that Weier developed a condition called shared delusional disorder, in which she came to share Geyser's delusion that Slenderman was real, CNN affiliate WISN reported . Geyser ultimately inflicted the wounds, at Weier's urging. Both teens asserted insanity defenses and said they had wanted to please Slender Man - a sinister internet meme often inserted into the background of ominous black-and-white photos - so that he would not hurt their families. (more...)
San Juan's Mayor Pleads for Federal Help After Hurricane San Juan's Mayor Pleads for Federal Help After Hurricane
- September 30, 2017

Although Trump earlier this week cited Cruz in a tweet, thanking her for "your kind words" about the federal response , in fact Cruz has been critical nearly daily, saying officials are moving too slowly. The Trump administration, including President Trump himself, has criticized the media for not showing the federal recovery effort in Puerto Rico in a good enough light. (more...)
Governor Jerry Brown signs affordable housing bills into law Governor Jerry Brown signs affordable housing bills into law
- September 30, 2017

State Sen. Nancy Skinner said her bills target the "Not In My Back Yard" situation that forestalls new housing projects in the Bay Area. The rest of the bills make it harder for cities and counties to evade state housing mandates and attempt to streamline the development process for projects that meet zoning, prevailing wage and other requirements. (more...)
Police stop Melbourne CBD vehicle rampage Police stop Melbourne CBD vehicle rampage
- September 30, 2017

Video footage taken by passers-by and posted online shows the green four-wheel drive reversing at speed down Swanston Street in the CBD before spinning 180 degrees. His driving was certainly erratic, which is concerning to Victoria Police and the community, but there was no intention that I'm aware of that he was trying to hurt anyone", he said. (more...)
Tzom Kal: Yom Kippur Begins Friday at Sunset Tzom Kal: Yom Kippur Begins Friday at Sunset
- September 30, 2017

It is said that God opens the Book of Life on Rosh Hashana , and closes it on Yom Kippur. For those who are not fasting, but are observing the Yom Kippur, you can wish them a "Good Yuntif, or Yom Tov" which is Yiddish and Hebrew, respectively, for "Have a good holy day". (more...)