Global Media


Upset With Portfolio Allocation, Nitin Patel Revolts Against Gujarat Cabinet Upset With Portfolio Allocation, Nitin Patel Revolts Against Gujarat Cabinet
- December 30, 2017

Saurabh, the son-of-law of industry doyen Dhirubhai Ambani's elder brother Ramnik Ambani, was dropped by Rupani after he took control of the government replacing the then chief minister, Anandiben Patel. The 61-year-old Deputy Chief Minister is learnt to be feeling slighted at his boss taking away key portfolios such as finance and urban development, and replacing them with health and education, among others. (more...)
IS claims Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing IS claims Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing
- December 30, 2017

At least 13 people were injured when a homemade bomb detonated in a branch of the Perekrestok supermarket chain on Wednesday. Russian media reports said the bomb was hidden inside a rucksack in a locker where shoppers leave their belongings and said the person who left the bomb, described as being of "non-Slavic appearance", had been caught on CCTV. (more...)
National Basketball Association apologizes after listing 'Palestine - occupied territory' on website National Basketball Association apologizes after listing 'Palestine - occupied territory' on website
- December 30, 2017

Israeli sports minister Miri Regev called the Palestinian territories "an imaginary "state" in a letter to National Basketball Association president Adam Silver and the wording was not consistent with President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the country's capital, The Guardian reported. (more...)
CHP Mourns Officer Killed By DUI Suspect On Christmas Eve CHP Mourns Officer Killed By DUI Suspect On Christmas Eve
- December 30, 2017

They will also keep an eye out for motorists not wearing seat belts, driving while distracted or speeding. California reported 1,059 DUI deaths in that year. Fatal crashes involving drivers using drugs have increased 39 percent since 2006, according to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) data. (more...)
Zimbabwe's ex-army boss sworn in as vice-president Zimbabwe's ex-army boss sworn in as vice-president
- December 30, 2017

But he is also looking to maintain a unified ZANU-PF as the dominant political force and keep relations with its powerful military smooth in the run-up to national elections scheduled for next year. His 37-year tenure was marked by accusations of rights abuses, electoral fraud and economic ineptitude. The document says a retired president will be provided with either an official residence or a private home built on his own land not exceeding five bedrooms. (more...)
Trading Watch: Following the 1.78% Price Performance for Associated Banc-Corp (ASB)
- December 30, 2017

It closed at $21 lastly. BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has risen 20.68% since December 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.03% the S&P500. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating , two have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 0 are positive. (more...)
Archives unveil Margaret Thatcher's refusal to share flight with panda Archives unveil Margaret Thatcher's refusal to share flight with panda
- December 30, 2017

He suggested perhaps Ms Thatcher could boost the zoo's profile by helping take Chia-Chia to Washington for a planned romantic dalliance with one of Washington Zoo's female pandas. Files released at the National Archives in Kew , West London, detail years of attempts by the Zoo to get more money from the Government as it battled dwindling attendances and rising costs. (more...)
Trump 'disappointed' in China over North Korea sanctions Trump 'disappointed' in China over North Korea sanctions
- December 30, 2017

South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo, citing government sources in Seoul, reported earlier this week that United States satellites had spotted Chinese ships selling oil to North Korean vessels dozens of times since October. Resolution 2397, adopted on December 22, allows a country to seize, inspect and impound any vessel within its territorial waters that is suspected of engaging in prohibited activities with North Korea. (more...)
Berlin New Year's Eve Safe Zone for Women Created Berlin New Year's Eve Safe Zone for Women Created
- December 30, 2017

BBC noted that critics of special safe zones set up for women at large public events said it was discriminatory and that avoided tackling the real issue. The involvement of the Red Cross is welcome, the spokeswoman said, since distressed women are more likely to report abuse to humanitarian workers than to police. (more...)
4 dead including shooter in Houston shooting incident 4 dead including shooter in Houston shooting incident
- December 30, 2017

WATCH: 3 dead in auto body shop shooting Outside the business, family members of the victims are gathering, looking for answers. The incident unfolded in a manner of minutes, police said. The identities of the victims and the shooter have not been released. "He never had any issues", Williams said. They said one of the victims had just celebrated his anniversary Thursday with his wife, who was flying from her home in Jamaica at the time and had not yet been informed of her husband's ... (more...)
State Dept. Releases Huma Abedin Emails From Clinton Investigation State Dept. Releases Huma Abedin Emails From Clinton Investigation
- December 30, 2017

Spokeswoman Jill Sutherland Farrell told Law&Crime in an email that the State Department told Judicial Watch that the 2,800 documents mentioned in the status report were found on Anthony Weiner's computer. Weiner was forced to resign from Congress for accidentally posting an inappropriate image of himself to Twitter in 2011. Abedin was an aide and confidant of Hillary Clinton who has been described as a second daughter to the former first lady. (more...)
Western Digital (WDC) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance
- December 30, 2017

The stock increased 0.71% or $3.66 during the last trading session, reaching $517.98. About 819,989 shares traded. Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:LNG) has risen 51.31% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. Investors of record on Friday, December 29th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share. Quantres Asset Limited, Cayman Islands-based fund reported 4,400 shares. (more...)
India fumes over picture of Palestine's Pakistan envoy with Hafiz Saeed India fumes over picture of Palestine's Pakistan envoy with Hafiz Saeed
- December 30, 2017

Pictures of the Palestinian ambassador to Pakistan, Waleed Abu Ali circulated on social media after he reportedly attended a rally organized by the Difah-e-Pakistan Council in Liaquat Bagh in Rawalpindi . The reports of a Palestinian envoy sharing stage with a known terrorist came as a surprise to many as India had just a week ago joined 127 other countries to vote against United States decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a move seen as in favour of Palestinian sentiments. (more...)
Meghan Markle's Sister Hits Back at Prince Harry's Family Remark
- December 30, 2017

They insist she must not get an official title when she marries Prince Harry . Speaking to presenter Sarah Montague, he said: "No look, she's done an absolutely fantastic job". "My nails will be fine, and if I toss out a four letter word once in a blue moon, well frankly I think it adds character", she admitted. Grant and Markle have reportedly been estranged since 2008. (more...)
Virginia GOP pushes to declare winner in disputed House race Virginia GOP pushes to declare winner in disputed House race
- December 30, 2017

But Democrats showed no signs of backing down - even as Republicans said their time could run out to have a say on the House speakership and rules even if Simonds ultimately prevails. Republican leaders in the state also rebuked Simonds' legal challenge, arguing that Democrats are trying to delay the outcome while accusing them of deliberately trying to make it hard for the House to get down to business in the new year. (more...)
Bitter cold and light wintry mix arrive to close out 2017 Bitter cold and light wintry mix arrive to close out 2017
- December 30, 2017

Forecasters are calling for a slightly colder than usual winter this year, thanks to La Nina, which is bringing colder waters to the Pacific region. The Arctic blast crashing down from the north will send temperatures lower then first forecast earlier in the week. (more...)
No DACA fix without border wall, US President Donald Trump tells Democrats
- December 30, 2017

It was not immediately clear if Trump's intervention would derail attempts to find a compromise on the issue, or on the negotiations over government funding. Trump campaigned for president on a hardline immigration platform. Democrats are, however, under increasing pressure to pass legislation that would permanently shield Dreamers from deportation. (more...)
China Caught Illegally Selling Oil To North Korea By US Satellites China Caught Illegally Selling Oil To North Korea By US Satellites
- December 30, 2017

Trump wrote on his social account. South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo , citing government sources in Seoul , reported earlier this week that USA satellites had spotted Chinese ships selling oil to North Korean vessels at sea dozens of times since October. (more...)
PM Narendra Modi appeals for consensus on triple talaq bill PM Narendra Modi appeals for consensus on triple talaq bill
- December 30, 2017

Trinamool Congress is opposed to the bill and did not participate in the Lok Sabha debate. In an exclusive interview with India Today on Friday, the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen president said, "The scene in the Lok Sabha was like December 6 (1992)". (more...)
Former President Barack Obama Praises Eagles' Chris Long for His Donations
- December 30, 2017

One of the stories detailed how a Houston couple used their postponed wedding as an opportunity to aid Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. With the help of other volunteers, Creech created Recovery Houston , a group that cleaned up more than 200 homes and connected people from around the U.S.in the recovery efforts. (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 next »