Global Media


Taliban urges Trump to withdraw from Afghanistan Taliban urges Trump to withdraw from Afghanistan
- August 15, 2017

Media reports say Mattis has recommended a 4,000-troop increase, but nothing has as yet been approved by Trump. He has the confidence of Afghanistan. Trump "is looking at all aspects of our effort over there, as he must in his responsibilities as the commander-in-chief", Mattis added. (more...)
It's Official! Shraddha Kapoor to romance Prabhas in 'Sahoo', fans disappointed It's Official! Shraddha Kapoor to romance Prabhas in 'Sahoo', fans disappointed
- August 15, 2017

Saaho producer confirmed this news to Mumbai Mirror , he said, " Shraddha is the flawless choice for the role. Everything looked pitch ideal for another Prabhas blockbuster when the fans realised that the female lead of the film hasn't been finalised yet. (more...)
LHC issues contempt of court notice to Nawaz Sharif, 13 ministers LHC issues contempt of court notice to Nawaz Sharif, 13 ministers
- August 15, 2017

Advocate Azhar Siddiqui approached the LHC seeking initiation of contempt of court proceedings against Sharif for consistently criticizing the Supreme Court judges who disqualified him as prime minister for being dishonest. On July 28, 2017, the Supreme Court of Pakistan had disqualified Nawaz Sharif for not disclosing his employment with FZE Capital, in a landmark decision in the Panamagate case. (more...)
Emails Show Trump Volunteer Tried To Broker Russia Meeting Emails Show Trump Volunteer Tried To Broker Russia Meeting
- August 15, 2017

New emails from President Trump's campaign obtained by The Washington Post show that one staff member on multiple occasions tried to set up meetings between campaign and Russian officials. In emails turned over to congressional committees and viewed by the Post , campaign co-chairman Sam Clovis expressed concern about meeting with Russian officials without first consulting North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, and retired Navy Rear Admiral/campaign adviser Charles Kubic wrote that such ... (more...)
China Imposes North Korea Sanctions China Imposes North Korea Sanctions
- August 15, 2017

A November resolution aimed to cut North Korea's annual export revenue by a quarter - or $800 million - by slashing coal exports by 60 percent and banning the export of copper, nickel, silver, zinc and statues. Earlier this month, Washington threatened potential retaliatory trade measures against China if the country failed to pressure Pyongyang. China's imports from North Korea fell 13 per cent to US$800 million in the first half of the year. (more...)
Woman killed in Charlottesville, Virginia car attack identified Woman killed in Charlottesville, Virginia car attack identified
- August 15, 2017

At his January inauguration, black-clad anti-Trump protesters in Washington smashed windows, torched cars and clashed with police, leading to more than 200 arrests . Two Virginia State Patrol troopers were also killed in a helicopter crash while "assisting public safety resources with the ongoing situation in Charlottesville", according to a police press release. (more...)
Clear night for stargazers watching Perseid showers Clear night for stargazers watching Perseid showers
- August 15, 2017

Earth will pass through the path of Comet Swift-Tuttle from July 17 to August 24, with the shower's peak - when Earth passes through the densest, dustiest area - occurring on August 12. A normal Perseid event can bring 50 or more meteors an hour at the peak, according to Space .com. Earth passes close to its orbit each year in July and August, providing the best vantage point for seeing them. (more...)
Vardy: Loss Of Concentration Cost Leicester Three Points Vs Arsenal Vardy: Loss Of Concentration Cost Leicester Three Points Vs Arsenal
- August 15, 2017

In the league's first Friday night start, Arsene Wenger's side was trailing 3-2 with seven minutes remaining but Ramsey grabbed the equaliser and Giroud headed in an 85th-minute victor. "He's a collective player and an intelligent player". Wenger has a tendency to not make any changes before the 70th minute, but his choice and timing of substitutions were exactly the tonic his side needed. (more...)
London's Holborn Tube station evacuated after loud bang, smoke fills platform London's Holborn Tube station evacuated after loud bang, smoke fills platform
- August 15, 2017

Inspector Sands is code for an emergency or potential emergency. A number of passengers reported on social media that they heard a loud bang before being told to leave the station after smoke began filling the carriage of a Central Line train. (more...)
Pakistan Embassy in India celebrates its 70th Independence Day Pakistan Embassy in India celebrates its 70th Independence Day
- August 15, 2017

This Mash up video is a great gesture and is testimony to the fact that the people from both countries can make great things together and do not hate each other as depicted by media. With the way the World War II ended, the British had slowly realized that it would be hard for the British to keep control over the Indian soil. Our freedom fighters had never dreamt of the division of this country at the cost of our independence. (more...)
Charlottesville Protests: Victim And Driver Both Identified In Horrific, Deadly Vehicle Attack Charlottesville Protests: Victim And Driver Both Identified In Horrific, Deadly Vehicle Attack
- August 15, 2017

Charlottesville city officials said in a statement Sunday that "Heyer was struck down by a vehicle while exercising her peaceful first-amendment right to speech". Speaking at a vigil at the scene of the crash, she said Ms Heyer's death was "an act of terror" and a hate crime - and should be treated as such. A 20-year-old man from OH is being held and could face a second-degree murder charge. (more...)
South West Trains chaos South West Trains chaos
- August 15, 2017

London was thrown into commuter chaos this morning after a train derailed at Waterloo station - which is now undergoing massive engineering works. Train services running to and from these stations may be cancelled, delayed or revised with the disruption set to continue until the end of service. (more...)
Abe and Trump: We Need to Prevent North Korean Missile Launches Abe and Trump: We Need to Prevent North Korean Missile Launches
- August 15, 2017

Japan has deployed missile interceptor batteries along the path that North Korean ballistic missiles would fly if the country goes ahead with its threat to fire the missiles toward Guam, which hosts key US military facilities. But they agreed to further improve military readiness and ability, one of the officials told reporters. Abe has only visited the shrine in person once since taking office in 2012. (more...)
RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat prevented from hoisting Tricolour in Kerala RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat prevented from hoisting Tricolour in Kerala
- August 15, 2017

Karnaki Amman School is an RSS-run school that receives aid from the state government. Mohan Bhagwat was supposed to reach the Karnaki Amman Higher Secondary School in the district to unfurl the national flag as part of the Independence Day celebrations. (more...)
Singapore sentences three Britons over sex assault Singapore sentences three Britons over sex assault
- August 15, 2017

Khong Tam Thanh, Le Michael and Vu Thai Son, all in their 20s, were originally charged with rape but admitted the lesser offence of sexual assault at the city-state's High Court after a four-day trial. They then had consensual sex. Khong and Vu were working as beauticians in the United Kingdom, while Le is unemployed. She later passed out, and the three men then took turns to have sex with her. (more...)
Charlottesville white nationalists outed on social media; 1 fired from job Charlottesville white nationalists outed on social media; 1 fired from job
- August 15, 2017

A Twitter account dedicated to calling out racism, YesYoureRacist , identified people who attended the rally using photos culled from the news and social media and listed their places of employment and other information. Cvjetanovic maintained that people like himself just want to preserve their culture and bear no ill will towards minority groups. The far right event caused the death of one woman, with scores more injured in violent clashes in Virginia. (more...)
Tensions rise between U.S. and North Korea Tensions rise between U.S. and North Korea
- August 15, 2017

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph. As a result, Guam's economy relies heavily on the U.S. Armed Forces, which owns a third of the island. Axios asked several experts last month how prepared the U.S.is for a North Korean attack on the West Coast of the U.S. Worst of all, if American intentions aren't clear, an attempt to intercept a missile might be misinterpreted by Pyongyang - or Beijing or Moscow - and lead to a real shooting war. (more...)
Tensions rise between U.S. and North Korea Tensions rise between U.S. and North Korea
- August 15, 2017

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph. As a result, Guam's economy relies heavily on the U.S. Armed Forces, which owns a third of the island. Axios asked several experts last month how prepared the U.S.is for a North Korean attack on the West Coast of the U.S. Worst of all, if American intentions aren't clear, an attempt to intercept a missile might be misinterpreted by Pyongyang - or Beijing or Moscow - and lead to a real shooting war. (more...)
Holocaust memorial vandalized for second time this summer Holocaust memorial vandalized for second time this summer
- August 15, 2017

A 17-year-old Malden boy is accused of smashing a glass panel on the memorial on Monday. Police were alerted around 6:40 pm and the boy was held down by two bystanders until they arrived. The teen hurled a rock through a glass panel etched with numbers, representing those tattooed on the arms of the Jews and others in the concentration camps operated by Nazi Germany, police said . (more...)
U.S. seeks 'effective' ties with China's military U.S. seeks 'effective' ties with China's military
- August 15, 2017

South Korean citizens and the media have been less shy about ripping into both Trump, for his threat, and the government of President Moon Jae-in, for not taking the US president to task for evoking a potential war that would likely result in tens of thousands of Korean deaths. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 next »