World Media

Tillerson says U.S. will keep up 'peaceful pressure' on North Korea

Tillerson says U.S. will keep up 'peaceful pressure' on North Korea North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles Saturday morning from Kangwon province, the US Pacific Command said. The JCS says the South Korea and USA militaries were analyzing the launch. The missile launches pose "no immediate threat" to Guam, Guam's office of the governor said in a statement. Tillerson said the USA continues to hope that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un understan... [Full Article...]

UN will treat Israel with 'impartiality — UN Chief Guterres

The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visited Jerusalem's Holocaust memorial museum on Monday, pledging commitment to combating anti-Semitism and racism. Both before and since taking office Guterres has expressed support for Israel's embattled position at the United Nations: Upon assuming office he said he would use his position as secretary general to push the organization to treat Israel "... [Full Article...]

Restraint' Appears To Be Over As North Korea Launches Missile Test Again

Restraint' Appears To Be Over As North Korea Launches Missile Test Again Also on Tuesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson praised Pyongyang for demonstrating "some level of restraint", noting that there had been "no missile launches or provocative acts on the part of North Korea", since the United Nations Security Council voted August 5 to impose a $1 billion sanctions package against the country. [Full Article...]

Syria Army Advances 13km in Deir Ez-Zor

The ground operations of the Syrian army in that area is supported by the Russian air force, with Russian officials recently saying that the priority is now to aid government troops in recapturing Deir al-Zour. A day earlier, the United Nations had called for a humanitarian pause in the fighting to allow for the residents of Raqqa to escape amid growing concerns of civilian casualties under heav... [Full Article...]

How to Best Help Harvey Victims from Home

How to Best Help Harvey Victims from Home Hurricane Harvey is expected to make landfall late Friday evening or early Saturday morning. Blood donation centers anticipate a shortage and are putting out urgent calls for donations. "Our trained staff and volunteers will be ready to provide physical, emotional, and spiritual support", said Lt. Col. Ron Busroe, National Community Relations and Development Secretary for The Salvation Army ... [Full Article...]

Yakuza 2 is getting an 'extreme' HD remake, too

Yakuza 2 is getting an 'extreme' HD remake, too Three new titles from SEGA's Yakuza Studio are on the horizon, including a remake of Yakuza 2 for PS4, a free-to-play Yakuza game for mobile and PC, and a Fist of the North Star game for PS4. The CD set consists of the Kazuma Kiryu Famous " Kiwami " CD, Majima Goro Famous " Kiwami " CD, and Yakuza: Kiwami & Yakuza: Kiwami 2 soundtrack. [Full Article...]

Justice Dipak Misra is new CJI

Justice Dipak Misra is new CJI Justice Misra takes over the office from Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar following his retirement on August 27. As per the established practice, Justice Khehar had named Misra as the next CJI last month. Then, on May 5, 2017, a bench headed by Justice Misra had upheld the execution of the three convicts in the highly publicised Nirbhaya gang rape case. [Full Article...]

North Korea fires three missiles, U.S. says they all failed

North Korea fires three missiles, U.S. says they all failed North Korea launched three ballistic missiles on Friday, with two failing in flight and one blowing up at launch, according to an initial assessment. The missile launch was expected, as the DPRK hinted at one in response to the ongoing Ulchi Freedom Guardian large-scale military exercises between South Korea and the United States. [Full Article...]

Xiaomi teases global launch of a new Mi phone on Sept 5

Xiaomi teases global launch of a new Mi phone on Sept 5 Recently, Xiaomi India's Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain said that Xiaomi would launch its first dual-camera phone in India in September. Clearly, the indication is that the focus of the event will be cameras . The device is powered by the Snapdragon 625 processor . When it comes to the highlight, the cameras , Xaiomi Mi 5X features a dual-camera setup with one 12MP wide-angle lens and an... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump defiant on Mexico wall despite political hurdles over NAFTA

Donald Trump defiant on Mexico wall despite political hurdles over NAFTA During his election campaign, Trump bragged that he is considered the "Ernest Hemingway of 140 characters", adding that if one of his detractors says something bad about him, "bing bing bing - I say something really bad about them". Canada and Mexico were being "very difficult" over the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, or Nafta , the president wrote, threatening to termin... [Full Article...]

Floods wreak havoc in districts of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar

Floods wreak havoc in districts of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar The floods so far have affected 17 million people spreading over 21 districts. "The flood situation has aggravated in Muzaffarpur, Samastipur and Darbhanga districts", a disaster management official said. With these, the total number of persons died in flood- related incidents in Assam this year is 157, including eight in Guwahati. Apart from NDRF, 16 teams of the State Disaster Response Force c... [Full Article...]

North Korea launches trio of missiles amidst US-South Korea military drills

North Korea launches trio of missiles amidst US-South Korea military drills North Korea , or the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, DPRK, as it prefers to be called, ratchets up the rhetoric annually in August to coincide with South Korea's joint military exercises with US forces. In July, it launched an intercontinental ballistic missile, which North Korea claims could reach "anywhere in the world". Tillerson said on Tuesday he wanted to "acknowledge" that P... [Full Article...]

Ahead of BRICS summit, India, China agree to end standoff at Sikkim

Ahead of BRICS summit, India, China agree to end standoff at Sikkim The agreement comes ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit to China for the BRICS summit. In a statement issued on Monday, the MEA said, "In recent weeks, India and China maintained diplomatic communication in respect of incident at Doklam ". [Full Article...]

North Korea fires short-range ballistic missiles: USA military

North Korea fires short-range ballistic missiles: USA military The launch comes weeks after North Korea created a tense standoff with the United States by threatening to lob some of its missiles toward Guam. Kim Dong-yub, a former South Korean military official who is now an analyst at Seoul's Institute for Far Eastern Studies, said that South Korean assessments don't necessarily contradict the US evaluation that the launches involved ballistic missiles. [Full Article...]

ED arrests controversial billionaire meat exporter Moin Qureshi

ED arrests controversial billionaire meat exporter Moin Qureshi Several senior public officers, including former CBI Director A P Singh, have also been named in the FIRs. The messages were exchanged between him, the accused in other criminal cases, and also the persons who wanted to seek undue favours from the other investigating agencies, the ED alleged. [Full Article...]

Senior US official Alice Wells' visit postponed

Senior US official Alice Wells' visit postponed According to the US embassy in Pakistan, a new date for her visit will be announced with mutual consent of both countries. Pakistan's foreign ministry released a statement with similar wording. During her first visit Wells met Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in Islamabad . "We have long-standing relationship with the US". [Full Article...]

Trump still insists Mexico will somehow pay for border wall

Trump still insists Mexico will somehow pay for border wall Trump said Mexico would pay for the wall, and he may believe that some day it will - but for now, American taxpayers are being asked to put up the money, and will suffer the consequences if their representatives don't come through. There is now no indication that funding for the wall would come from anywhere other than the US government. "We're looking forward to working with Congress to get fun... [Full Article...]

North Korea fires three missiles, USA says they all failed

North Korea fires three missiles, USA says they all failed One appeared to have blown up nearly immediately while two flew about 250 km (155 miles) in a northeasterly direction, Pacific Command said , revising an earlier assessment that two of the missiles had failed in flight. The South Korean newswire service Yonhap published a report Wednesday suggesting that the Kim regime's lack of respect for America may soon extent beyond incendiary vitriol in i... [Full Article...]

Xbox One X Breaks Preorder Record for Microsoft

Xbox One X Breaks Preorder Record for Microsoft Ever. Which means more Xbox One X Project Scorpio Editions have been pre-ordered than any other Xbox console in the past. We're a little confused about that, especially when Gran Turismo is said to be enhanced for the newer PlayStation 4 Pro console, which is also made to support 4K TVs better , something which you'd surely expect on a title created to look this good, you only need check a t... [Full Article...]

Manohar Parrikar wins Panaji by-election by 4803 votes

Manohar Parrikar wins Panaji by-election by 4803 votes At the end of round one, Parrikar had secured 4290 votes while Congress's Girish Chodankar won 2252 votes. Besides Panaji , by-election was also held in Valpoi constituency on August 23. In Valpoi, Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane , who quit the Congress to join the Bharatiya Janata Party won by a margin of 10,666 votes, ANI reported. [Full Article...]


« 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  Next »