World Media


Kamal hits out at govt for allowing Ram Rajya Rath Yatra Kamal hits out at govt for allowing Ram Rajya Rath Yatra
- March 20, 2018

Demanding a ban on the Rath Yatra , they shouted slogans denouncing the government for allegedly acting at the behest of the BJP government at the Centre, before they were arrested by the police and taken in a van. According to the reports, the section will be imposed until March 23. "The BJP and its sister organisations are trying to nurture religious extremism in Tamil Nadu". (more...)
RSS, BJP Signalled Their Cadres to Destroy Periyar Statues: Rahul Gandhi RSS, BJP Signalled Their Cadres to Destroy Periyar Statues: Rahul Gandhi
- March 20, 2018

The latest attack on Periyar's statue is an extension of the repeated vandalism on effigies in several parts of the country post BJP-win in Tripura. On information, a team of police personnel from Alangudi and Pudukkottai rushed to the scene and they were deployed around the village. Reports say that the police have registered a case and that a probe has been initiated. (more...)
Zalmi to take on Gladiators in PSL playoff in Lahore today Zalmi to take on Gladiators in PSL playoff in Lahore today
- March 20, 2018

I know the board will not like my comments. He said the overseas players who are now refusing to travel with their franchises for the playoffs can not be seen as supportive of Pakistan cricket. Alan Wilkins and Daren Ganga will fulfill their duties in the PSL 3 eliminators in Lahore, before travelling to Karachi for the final on March 25. (more...)
China to Open Manufacturing, Cut Tariffs and Taxes, Premier Says China to Open Manufacturing, Cut Tariffs and Taxes, Premier Says
- March 20, 2018

Canada and Mexico are exempted from both tariffs, though officials have warned that this could change. "We urge the Administration not to impose tariffs and to work with the business community to find an effective, but measured, solution to China's protectionist trade policies and practices that protects American jobs and competitiveness", the letter reads. (more...)
Russian vote problems: Ballot stuffing, coercion, gimmicks Russian vote problems: Ballot stuffing, coercion, gimmicks
- March 20, 2018

Born in 1952, the Russian leader is the country's longest-serving president since Joseph Stalin, who governed the Soviet Union for 30 years (1922-1952) as general secretary of the Communist Party. Putin's bellicose language reached a crescendo before the election in a state-of-the-nation speech when he unveiled new nuclear weapons, saying they could hit nearly any point in the world and evade a US-built missile shield. (more...)
GOP legal challenges ahead in Pennsylvania special election GOP legal challenges ahead in Pennsylvania special election
- March 20, 2018

Lamb also benefited from Saccone's history of supporting so-called "right to work" legislation in the state legislature. But Pennsylvania's results prove that it's far from a fix-it for the GOP's political problems, and their actual ad spending suggests nervous strategists are likely to fall back more on Trump-like culture war attacks as they try to boost their base in a brutal electoral environment. (more...)
Poland vs Nigeria: Iwobi, Ekong, Balogun others hit Wroclaw camp Poland vs Nigeria: Iwobi, Ekong, Balogun others hit Wroclaw camp
- March 20, 2018

Vice captain Ogenyi Onazi and John Ogu are expected to be among the next batch as both players revealed on social media that they were already on their way to camp. The 22-year-old will issue a fast route visa to make it to London for the second friendly game against Serbia four days after the clash with Poland. (more...)
Package Bomb Explodes At FedEx Facility In Texas Package Bomb Explodes At FedEx Facility In Texas
- March 20, 2018

A series of four bombings there have killed two and injured four. There is no word where the package was headed or what was inside of it. The package was destined for Austin, Texas, but authorities say they are treating this as an isolated incident at this time. (more...)
SC stays trial proceedings in Junaid murder case SC stays trial proceedings in Junaid murder case
- March 20, 2018

Seventeen-year-old Junaid Khan was killed in a train allegedly over a minor fracas while he travelling from Delhi to Mathura with his brother. He had sought directions to set aside the November 27, 2017 orders passed by the Punjab and Haryana high court, declining his plea to hand over the matter to CBI. (more...)
Jailed AIADMK Leader Sasikala's Husband M Natarajan Passes Away Jailed AIADMK Leader Sasikala's Husband M Natarajan Passes Away
- March 20, 2018

He had been on a transplant waitlist since April 2017 and underwent a combined liver and kidney transplant surgery in October 2017. He underwent Tracheostomy in October a year ago and was on ventilator support before being discharged. Dhinakaran, were also expelled. Sasikala got the contract to film late Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's programmes in Cuddalore. He was the power centre when Jaya first became the CM. (more...)
Buhari Congratulates Xi Jinping On Re-election Buhari Congratulates Xi Jinping On Re-election
- March 20, 2018

With Xi Jinping holding the top positions in the ruling party and the country's leadership, the world's most populous country has a resolute helmsman to guide its journey of rejuvenation and lead it to the realisation of its dream of becoming a prosperous, democratic, culturally advanced, harmonious and attractive modern socialist country. (more...)
PSL 2018: Foreign players arrive in Lahore for eliminators PSL 2018: Foreign players arrive in Lahore for eliminators
- March 20, 2018

Now, while many England cricketers have chose to not visit Pakistan for the league, players like Darren Sammy , JP Duminy, Colin Ingram and others have made a decision to play. The second eliminator will also be played in Lahore, but Wednesday, while the final will be played March 25 in Karachi . JP Duminy took over the leadership for the qualifier against Karachi which was in progress at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium at the time of filing this report, with Sahibzada Farhan ... (more...)
PA President Abbas calls US Ambassador Friedman 'son of a dog' PA President Abbas calls US Ambassador Friedman 'son of a dog'
- March 20, 2018

The Palestinian president has called the U.S. ambassador toIsrael a "son of a dog" in an angry rant against the Trump administration. "He himself is a settler, and his entire family are settlers". This is as the Palestinians see the disputed city as the capital of their future state and have refused to meet with Trump's envoys since. The Palestinian President also said that either the Palestinian government takes full charge of everything in Gaza, or the de facto authority remains fully ... (more...)
Friedman Scolds Palestinian Authority Leadership on Silence Over Terrorist Murders of Israelis Friedman Scolds Palestinian Authority Leadership on Silence Over Terrorist Murders of Israelis
- March 20, 2018

At a Fatah faction event in Ramallah , the ageing leader said he would take "national, legal and financial measures" against "Gaza" in response, without elaborating. Regarding reconciliation efforts between Hamas and the PA, Abbas said either the PA would bear all responsibility for what happens in Gaza, or "Hamas will suffer" the consequences for the coup they insinuated. (more...)
Moscow seeks no arms race, wants to resolve disputes - Putin Moscow seeks no arms race, wants to resolve disputes - Putin
- March 20, 2018

Mr Putin's campaign team said it was an "incredible victory". "We will not allow for any sort of arms race", he said. Vladimir Putin, who has led Russian Federation since 2000, is now set to lead the world's largest country until 2024. Saying that Russian Federation had to further strengthen its defences, he added: "I would like to tell you straight away that no-one intends to unleash some kind of arms race". (more...)
Erdogan Vows to Extend Offensive to East Syria, North Iraq Erdogan Vows to Extend Offensive to East Syria, North Iraq
- March 20, 2018

Turkish and Syrian rebel forces overtook the Kurdish-held enclave of Afrin on Sunday where they declared full control following a almost two-month long offensive against the People's Protection Units (YPG). "We are also concerned over reports of looting inside the city of Afrin". But panic has already set in among Afrin's residents, majority Kurds, who fear Turkey will bring in loyalists and some of the 3 million Syrian refugees living inside its borders to repopulate the town. (more...)
Iran Plane Crashes in Remote Region; All 66 People Feared Dead Iran Plane Crashes in Remote Region; All 66 People Feared Dead
- March 20, 2018

It's feared all 66 people on board the Aseman Airlines plane have been killed. The plane had 60 passengers, two security guards, two flight attendants and the pilot and co-pilot. European airplane manufacturer ATR, a Toulouse, France-based partnership of Airbus and Italy's Leonardo S.p.A., said it had no immediate information about the crash . (more...)
Extensive Huawei P20 Pro preview details all the ultra-high-end specs Extensive Huawei P20 Pro preview details all the ultra-high-end specs
- March 20, 2018

Notably, one of the lenses will comes with a whopping 40-megapixel sensor while the other two will sport a 20-megapixel monochrome sensor and an 8-megapixel telephoto sensor with 5X hybrid zoom. Huawei P20 Pro is the top of the range of Huawei's offer for this spring and it's going to be sold along with a Huawei P20 Lite and a Huawei P20. (more...)
Doug Ford Tells Supporters He'll 'Take Back' Ontario At 1st Rally Doug Ford Tells Supporters He'll 'Take Back' Ontario At 1st Rally
- March 20, 2018

The government says the next budget, set for release later this month, will offer significant investments in hospitals and home care. They intend to enhance access to home care for seniors while providing financial assistance to those caring for elderly family members. (more...)
'Rail-roko' agitation: Students block train services in Mumbai, demand jobs 'Rail-roko' agitation: Students block train services in Mumbai, demand jobs
- March 20, 2018

Police and railway official are having talks with protesters, officials said. Today the train services on railway's central line between Matunga and Dadar were disrupted. Apprentice (trainee) students, who have worked for many years for Railways but have not been recruited, are leading these protests. Over 10 students have committed suicide. (more...)
United States not surprised by Putin re-election, says White House United States not surprised by Putin re-election, says White House
- March 20, 2018

Earlier, China was the first world power to react to Putin's re-election, vowing to push ties to a "higher level", but Germany questioned the fairness of the vote and warned that Moscow would remain "difficult". Casting his ballot in Moscow , Mr Putin was confident of victory, saying he would consider any percentage of votes a success. Reuters reporters at polling stations across Russian Federation spoke to several people who said they had been instructed by bosses or academic supervisors ... (more...)
Russian Federation election: Vladimir Putin retains presidency for another six years Russian Federation election: Vladimir Putin retains presidency for another six years
- March 20, 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin basked in a landslide re-election victory on Monday, extending his rule over the world's largest country for another six years at a time when his ties with the West are on a hostile trajectory. Russian President Vladimir Putin was declared victor in the presidential election held on Sunday. As of late Sunday, it was unclear whether the Kremlin had achieved the magic "70/70" formula: A 70% voter turnout, with Putin winning 70% of the votes. (more...)
Indian hostages killed in Iraq: Sushma Swaraj Indian hostages killed in Iraq: Sushma Swaraj
- March 20, 2018

Four Indian states, Punjab , Himachal Pradesh, West Bengal, and Bihar were involved in the process. She added that General VK Singh will go to Iraq to bring back mortal remains of Indians killed in Iraq. A letter sent by the external affairs ministry to officials in Punjab, the state to which most of the missing men belonged, said the samples are needed urgently as a team visited Iraq on October 23. (more...)
Body Of Missing 25 YO Australian Woman Found In Frozen Canadian Lake Body Of Missing 25 YO Australian Woman Found In Frozen Canadian Lake
- March 20, 2018

The 25-year-old was last seen leaving her workplace at the Three Below Bar in Whistler late on November 22. The young Australian woman had relocated to Canada in early 2017 on a working holiday, and had landed a job at the Westin Spa and Resort in Whistler , an area known to be extremely popular with Australian travellers and workers. (more...)
Fire destroys home and kills cattle in Australia Fire destroys home and kills cattle in Australia
- March 20, 2018

The worst hit town was Tathra on the south coast of New South Wales state, around 450km (280 miles) south of Sydney . Some residents will be allowed to return on Tuesday afternoon to certain suburbs after firefighters made headway against the blaze overnight. (more...)
Pakistan cricketer turned politician Khan marries 3rd time Pakistan cricketer turned politician Khan marries 3rd time
- March 20, 2018

The political secretary of the PTI chief, Awn Chaudry has attended the ceremony, earlier, he outrightly denied and also dismissed the notion that the Nikkah took place. Imran Khan's tied for the know for the second time in his life with a TV anchor Reham Khan. Mufti Saeed who was also nikah khawan of that marriage had not commented when asked about the ceremony of November 2015. (more...)
Siblings allegedly tortured by parents now enjoying freedom Siblings allegedly tortured by parents now enjoying freedom
- March 20, 2018

They "want to be known as survivors, not victims", their lawyer says. David and Louise Turpin are now being held in prison on a $13 million bail. " They're joyful, warm, considerate ". He added that they're all looking forward to the future. In addition to catching up on all the films they've missed over the years - they "love" the Star Wars movies - they're continuing to receive occupational, physical, and psychological therapy. (more...)
Giorgio Chiellini out of Italy friendlies with thigh injury Giorgio Chiellini out of Italy friendlies with thigh injury
- March 20, 2018

Juve's next match is against AC Milan on March 31, followed by the first leg of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final against Real Madrid on April 3. The game ended goalless which gives Napoli the chance to close the gap at the top to just two points . Italy are set to play Argentina at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester on March 23 and will face England at the Wembley Stadium in London four days later. (more...)
Opposition Leaders Brand Russia's Presidential Election Unfree and Unfair Opposition Leaders Brand Russia's Presidential Election Unfree and Unfair
- March 20, 2018

In 2004, he got 71.31% of the vote (49.56 mln votes). Russian President Vladimir Putin has cast his ballot in the presidential election , seeking a mandate for a fourth term. "But the answer was easy. if I want to keep working, I vote", he said. Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimea region, alleged Kremlin meddling in the United States presidential election , and Moscow's bombing campaign in Syria, have been condemned in the West. (more...)
History is made! UMBC stuns No. 1 Virginia in NCAA tournament History is made! UMBC stuns No. 1 Virginia in NCAA tournament
- March 20, 2018

Their Friday win over No. 1 overall seed Virginia - the first time a 16-seed had defeated a 1-seed in 136 opening-round matchups - catapulted the program to immediate fame. 13 seed Buffalo in the second round. On offense, the Wildcats rely on crashing the offensive glass and getting to the free throw line to generate points. (more...)

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