World Media


Taliban kill 11 Afghan police in attack on checkpoints
- December 19, 2017

Taliban insurgents launched the assaults in the early morning in the Qalai Sang area of the provincial capital Lashkar Gah. However, Provincial Governor Hayatullah Hayat said 11 policemen had been killed. "The attacker has died as a result of the detonation", Gresback's statement said. "We can confirm a suicide bomber attempted an attack on a patrol in Kandahar, Afghanistan earlier today". (more...)
Christian school teacher accused of having sex with student Christian school teacher accused of having sex with student
- December 19, 2017

The boy's parents alerted authorities after receiving an anonymous email from a whistleblower that reportedly included pictures of Baber and their son in bed together. The LinkedIn page also specified that she was a writing tutor for Northwest Christian University for nearly two years until May 2014 and that she was a final draft editor for a company for a period of nearly one and half years. (more...)
PM Modi to inaugurate Metro line between Botanical Garden and Kalkaji Mandir PM Modi to inaugurate Metro line between Botanical Garden and Kalkaji Mandir
- December 19, 2017

In an unfortunate turn of events, a trial run of an unmanned Metro train on the Magenta Line went off the rails (pun intended). This new section of metro line reduces the travel time of the commuters by about 45 minutes. The launch of the long corridor from Botanical Garden to Janakpuri West will also mark 15 glorious years of the Delhi Metro. However, drivers will be present on the trains for some time. (more...)
United States blocks UN vote calling for Trump to rescind Jerusalem decision
- December 19, 2017

Palestinians want the capital of an independent Palestinian state to be in the city's eastern sector, which Israel captured in a 1967 war and annexed in a move never recognized internationally. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tweeted his gratitude for the US veto. "On Chanukah, you spoke ...[with strength]". You dispelled the darkness. (more...)
Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh: state media Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh: state media
- December 19, 2017

The Royal Court of Saudi Arabia is also in the same palace. No injuries were reported and the missile was intercepted by Saudi security forces. Mohammed Abdussalam said on Twitter that a Volcano 2-H ballistic missile was sacked towards Al-Yamama royal palace. (more...)
Trump says Amtrak derailment shows need for infrastructure plan Trump says Amtrak derailment shows need for infrastructure plan
- December 19, 2017

At least two of the derailed cars were hanging off an overpass. Chris Karnes, chairman of Pierce Transit's advisory board, wanted to be counted as one of the train's first passengers. Sound Transit commuter line, which owns the track, reported in September that it did not yet have PTC in operation. He said the wreck shows "more than ever why our soon to be submitted infrastructure plan must be approved quickly". (more...)
Kremlin says United States tip-off about planned attack 'saved many lives' Kremlin says United States tip-off about planned attack 'saved many lives'
- December 19, 2017

That has been complicated by USA allegations - denied by Russian Federation - that the Kremlin meddled in last year's US presidential election to help Trump win. Petersburg's landmark Orthodox Christian churches, the statement said. The White House seized on the foiled plot in St. Petersburg as a sign of what Moscow and Washington could do if they cooperate. (more...)
State Street Corp (STT) Holdings Raised by Capital International Inc. CA State Street Corp (STT) Holdings Raised by Capital International Inc. CA
- December 19, 2017

Davis Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in State Street Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $36.44 billion market cap company. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $86.00 price target on shares of State Street Corporation in a research report on Friday, June 23rd. (more...)
DJ Reported Dead Following Horrific Stage Collapse At Music Festival DJ Reported Dead Following Horrific Stage Collapse At Music Festival
- December 19, 2017

We always cherish for the safety of our public, following all the processes, reports and authorizations requested by the local authorities. The dance music festival went ahead despite severe weather warnings about heavy wind, hail and torrential rain with the wind. (more...)
US Senate Probes Into Green Party as Part of Russiagate
- December 19, 2017

A former Stein staffer, Dennis Trainor Jr., told BuzzFeed that Stein had contacted him to tell him the Senate Intelligence Committee was requesting the campaign comply with a document search, which BuzzFeed reported Stein is expected to release publicly as well. (more...)
Nationwide Fund Advisors Sells 1571 Shares of Coherent, Inc. (NASDAQ:COHR)
- December 19, 2017

Citadel Advsr Limited Liability Corporation has 0.05% invested in Coherent, Inc . The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $64.83. Raymond James Finance Advsr, a Florida-based fund reported 2,124 shares. The shares were sold at an average price of $294.75, for a total value of $1,715,150.25. (more...)
Lockheed, Aerion team up to build supersonic business jet Lockheed, Aerion team up to build supersonic business jet
- December 19, 2017

Reno, Nevada-based Aerion said it expects the supersonic business jet to be operational by 2025. "We are grateful for Airbus " contribution to the program, ' said Brian Barents, Aerion Executive Chairman. It previously had worked with aeroplane manufacturer Airbus on designs of its business jet, the AS2, and GE Aviation earlier this year announced it would work on an engine for the plane. (more...)
Pentagon ran secret multi-million greenback UFO programme Pentagon ran secret multi-million greenback UFO programme
- December 19, 2017

The Defense Department has never before acknowledged the existence of the program, which it says it shut down in 2012. The New York Times reported that while the program has been unfunded since 2012, officials have continued to investigate UFO cases for the past five years. (more...)
North Korean Agent Charged With WMD Sale Plot In Australia North Korean Agent Charged With WMD Sale Plot In Australia
- December 19, 2017

Elijah E. Cummings, D-Md., ranking member on the committee on oversight and government reform. North Korea has defended its actions by claiming such weapons were necessary to deter a US invasion, but Trump and a number of other countries have accused Kim and his government of threatening the stability of the region. (more...)
'We'll See What Happens.' President Trump Won't Rule Out Michael Flynn Pardon 'We'll See What Happens.' President Trump Won't Rule Out Michael Flynn Pardon
- December 19, 2017

Following Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey , who was leading the agency's Russian Federation probe, the Justice Department appointed Robert Mueller to lead a special counsel probe into the matter. Agent Strzok's texts about Hillary Clinton and President Trump are responsive to another Judicial Watch FOIA lawsuit , but have not yet been produced by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. (more...)
CPEC to turn Pak-China ties into strategic economic partnership: Ahsan CPEC to turn Pak-China ties into strategic economic partnership: Ahsan
- December 19, 2017

With the growing cooperation with China following implementation on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) plan, Pakistan is considering using Chinese currency instead of U.S. "The short-term projects in it will be completed by up to 2020, medium term project up to 2025 and long term projects up to 2030", he added. The long-term plan highlighted key cooperation areas between the neighboring states including road and rail connections, information network infrastructure, energy, trade and ... (more...)
Palestinian activist Linda Sarsour covered up sex abuse Palestinian activist Linda Sarsour covered up sex abuse
- December 19, 2017

Fathelbab claimed Sarsour fulfilled her promise when the employee's contract expired. Now at the WND Superstore. "He would pin me against the wall and rub his crotch on me", she told the Caller. According to organizers, the Women's March - the largest single-day demonstration in history - was meant to "send a bold message to our new administration on their first day in office and to the world that women's rights are human rights". (more...)
FBI Warned Trump That Russian Spies, Hackers Would Target Campaign
- December 19, 2017

Donald Trump was reportedly "briefed and warned" by the Federal Bureau of Investigation weeks after he became the Republican nominee for president that Russian Federation and other foreign adversaries would likely watch and attempt to infiltrate his campaign . (more...)
Some in graduation crowd boo, turn from DeVos Some in graduation crowd boo, turn from DeVos
- December 19, 2017

About 10 minutes into her remarks, almost 50 people - mostly African Americans - stood up and silently faced the back of the theater, according to CBS Baltimore . Next to him, graduate Linda McKinley decided not to stand and protest, but said the appearance by DeVos "definitely put a damper" on her graduation. (more...)
Shopian encounter: Two terrorists killed in gunfight with security forces Shopian encounter: Two terrorists killed in gunfight with security forces
- December 19, 2017

The police official said as the operation was still on in the area, the house in which the terrorists were hiding was destroyed during the encounter . On December 11, terrorists opened fire on a cash van, leading to the death of two guards. This year, though, the army forces have succeeded in purging the terrorists by neutralizing them, for now, the army has been able to kill over 200 militants. (more...)
Mumbai farsan mart fire: Shop owner held, FIR lodged Mumbai farsan mart fire: Shop owner held, FIR lodged
- December 19, 2017

While two-three workers escaped as the fire began, others who were fast asleep got trapped inside. Fire brigade personnel said that around 20 people were sleeping on the mezzanine (gala) of the 30x80-square-foot shop when the blaze started. (more...)
WannaCry cyberattack: U.S. says it has evidence North Korea was 'directly responsible' WannaCry cyberattack: U.S. says it has evidence North Korea was 'directly responsible'
- December 19, 2017

Washington's public condemnation does not include any indictments or name specific individuals, the administration official said, adding the shaming was created to hold Pyongyang accountable for its actions and "erode and undercut their ability to launch attacks". (more...)
Gujarat Polls: NOTA was the 4th most popular choice Gujarat Polls: NOTA was the 4th most popular choice
- December 19, 2017

The lowest vote count the party got was 243 in Ankleshwar , where people went for the NOTA option 2,732 times - more than 10 times the votes AAP got in the seat. An analysis of the vote share revealed that NOTA votes were more than or close to the winning margins in about two dozen constituencies. Of the 182 constituencies, almost 100 recorded more than 3,000 NOTA entries and over 5,000 in as many as 16 constituencies. (more...)
Pentagon study of UFOs revealed — NY Times Pentagon study of UFOs revealed — NY Times
- December 19, 2017

Initially set up by Harry Reid - the former senator of Nevada. which is where Area 51 is. we smell a conspiracy - and some folks with aerospace backgrounds, and they approached the government for funding. That is, until Saturday (Dec. 16), when Politico and the New York Times published reports tracing AATIP's history from 2007 to today. Ted Stevens of Alaska, Daniel Inouye of Hawaii, and John Glenn of OH, the first American to orbit the Earth, who told Reid the federal government should ... (more...)
Munster maul Tigers to take Euro command Munster maul Tigers to take Euro command
- December 19, 2017

He was yellow carded just before the break and Munster went in 12-10 in front. Scoring opportunities were scarce as George Ford and Keatley exchanged early penalties. South African Cloete did brilliantly to gather the winger's kick in behind the retreating Munster defence. Leicester Tigers sit third in the Pool, level on points with rock bottom Racing 92. (more...)
Sen. McCain returning home to Arizona after treatment Sen. McCain returning home to Arizona after treatment
- December 19, 2017

US Senator John McCain will miss a key vote on the Republican tax bill because of a viral infection, further narrowing the already-thin margin of support for the controversial plan. Republicans hold a slim 52-48 majority in the Senate, and McCain and Sen. ADVERTISEMENTThis means he will not be in D.C. for the GOP tax bill vote, which is expected to take place early in the week. (more...)
Israeli settlement activities continued in defiance of United Nations resolution: UN official Israeli settlement activities continued in defiance of United Nations resolution: UN official
- December 19, 2017

Britain and France, Washington's closest allies, said Monday they will back a United Nations draft resolution rejecting US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. It said the USA decision to veto the resolution showed once again that Washington had "lost objectivity" and that it was unacceptable for the Security Council to be left "ineffective" with such a move. (more...)
Richmond officer accused of firing shots in SF's Four Seasons hotel Richmond officer accused of firing shots in SF's Four Seasons hotel
- December 19, 2017

A San Francisco police spokesman said Monday afternoon that Sanchez, 45, was arrested and booked under suspicion of four felony charges: negligent discharge of a firearm, shooting at an inhabited dwelling, assault with a firearm, and vandalism resulting in damage of more than $400. (more...)
Tokyo approves deployment of two Aegis Ashore missile defense systems in Japan Tokyo approves deployment of two Aegis Ashore missile defense systems in Japan
- December 19, 2017

To expedite the introduction of Aegis Ashore, the ministry is also seeking 730 million yen ($6.4 million) in next fiscal year's budget to cover design costs and research fees to scout two sites in the Akita and Yamaguchi Prefectures as potential locations to deploy two land-based systems. (more...)
Japan Prosecutors Raid Firms Over Maglev Bids Japan Prosecutors Raid Firms Over Maglev Bids
- December 19, 2017

Spokesmen for the two companies confirmed that their offices had been searched by the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office and Japan Fair Trade Commission, after local media reported overnight that the two, as well as Obayashi Corp. Taisei, Kajima Corp. and Shimizu Corp., are also allegedly involved in the antitrust breach. The contract was worth around 9 billion yen (79.29 million USA dollars) and four contractors were originally interested in bidding for the contract when it was ... (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 next »