Global Media

Air strikes kill 23 in ISIS-held territory in Syria

Air strikes kill 23 in ISIS-held territory in Syria

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the US will defend its partners if they're attacked. But Nauert says the US will "ensure that there is a strong and lasting footprint in Syria such tha...

by · Global Media
Stock, commodity & forex markets closed today on account of Maharashtra Day

Stock, commodity & forex markets closed today on account of Maharashtra Day

The Sensex touched a high of 35,213.30 points and a low of 35,004 points during the intra-day trade. The index rallied 6.2 percent in the month of April, following more than 8 percent correction in ...

by · Global Media
Ty Herndon Performs at White House Correspondents' Dinner

Ty Herndon Performs at White House Correspondents' Dinner

It's a direct flight. CNN reporters got awards. You would have thought the Correspondents' Association would have done some due diligence on its chosen speaker! [That laughing would] make them look ...

by · Global Media
Missouri US Sen. Blunt won't call for Greitens' resignation

Missouri US Sen. Blunt won't call for Greitens' resignation

Louis news station broke the story of Greitens' affair. The Missouri Times publisher Scott Faughn in a live Twitter video Monday said he hired attorney Al Watkins because he's working on a book abou...

by · Global Media
New minimum wage will be ready by 3rd quarter - Labour

New minimum wage will be ready by 3rd quarter - Labour

Adebayo Thomas, the Executive Director of the National Film and Video Censor Board, said the implementation of the new minimum wage would ease the problem of poverty facing Nigerian workers . The T...

by · Global Media
Saudi backs Moroccan decision to sever ties with Iran

Saudi backs Moroccan decision to sever ties with Iran

The decision to sever ties with Tehran is "in response to Iran's involvement, through Hezbollah, in allying itself with the Polisario over the past two years in order to target the security and higher...

by · Global Media
Claire Foy To Be Reimbursed After 'The Crown' Pay Gap Scandal

Claire Foy To Be Reimbursed After 'The Crown' Pay Gap Scandal

IN MARCH OF this year, we learned that Claire Foy was earning $40,000 per episode while she was working on the extremely successful Netflix series The Crown . After months of pressure from fans, ...

by · Global Media
Out Of 10 People In The World Are Breathing Polluted Air

Out Of 10 People In The World Are Breathing Polluted Air

WHO's study, which examined health-hazardous levels of both outdoor and household air pollution, found that "around 7 million people die every year from exposure to fine particles in polluted air "....

by · Global Media
UP Board Class 10, Class 12 Results released

UP Board Class 10, Class 12 Results released

The PSEB had conducted the board examinations between March 12 to March 31 2018. She also added that "the board will analyse the results and after that explanation could be sought from principals ...

by · Global Media
United Nations chief outraged at terror attacks in Afghanistan: spokesman

United Nations chief outraged at terror attacks in Afghanistan: spokesman

According to reports , after one terrorist blast killed many civilians, a follow-up blast targeted journalists, who arrived to cover the attack. The Afghan military is being made more capable, Matt...

by · Global Media
Seven States, Led by Texas, Sue to End DACA Program

Seven States, Led by Texas, Sue to End DACA Program

However, earlier this year a California U.S. District Court blocked the federal government from ending DACA and the D.C. Circuit Court ruled last week that the Trump Administration had 90 days to fu...

by · Global Media
PM Modi claims 100% electrification, Twitter reacts

PM Modi claims 100% electrification, Twitter reacts

The village electrification drive was covered under the Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gram Jyoti Yojna. The scheme, launched a year ago, aims to provide last mile connectivity to of village homes. Moving men ...

by · Global Media
White House tree: Emmanuel Macron gift to Donald Trump disappears

White House tree: Emmanuel Macron gift to Donald Trump disappears

The tree, an oak sapling from the site of a pivotal first world war battle involving the USA marines, was a gift presented by the French president as part of his state visit to Washington . With ...

by · Global Media
Russian Fighter conducts 'unprofessional' intercept of US Navy surveillance plane

Russian Fighter conducts 'unprofessional' intercept of US Navy surveillance plane

The last intercept of a US Navy aircraft by a Russian jet occurred in January when a Russian Su-27 jet flew within five feet of a US Navy EP-3, forcing the Navy plane to fly through its jet wash. ...

by · Global Media
Agents: We found tiger cub in duffel-bag carried across border

Agents: We found tiger cub in duffel-bag carried across border

The men abandoned the bag and fled back into Mexico. The agents were working near the Rio Grande, according to KHOU11, when they spotted the three illegal immigrants, one of whom was carrying the bl...

by · Global Media
Two Top Pruitt Aides Leave EPA After Scrutiny of Ethics, Spending

Two Top Pruitt Aides Leave EPA After Scrutiny of Ethics, Spending

Pruitt said his security chief, Pasquale "Nino" Perrotta, was retiring. Former EPA deputy chief of staff Kevin Chmielewski , now an EPA whistleblower who claims he and others were retaliated ag...

by · Global Media
Rod Rosenstein Hits Back At Impeachment Threats

Rod Rosenstein Hits Back At Impeachment Threats

Rosenstein's comments cameat the end of a wide-ranging conversation at the Newseum in Washington to commemorate Law Day , which happened to fall a day after The Washington Post reported that cons...

by · Global Media
Chinese internet platform gives 'subversive' Peppa Pig the chop

Chinese internet platform gives 'subversive' Peppa Pig the chop

Meanwhile, among the shehuiren youth Peppa Pig has become a craze, with children drawing Peppa Pigs on their arms. SBS News reports the ban comes shortly after a surge in popularity for Pe...

by · Global Media
North Korea will invite foreign observers to shuttering of nuclear test site

North Korea will invite foreign observers to shuttering of nuclear test site

The news comes as US President Donald Trump presses for full denuclearization ahead of his summit with Kim Jong-un, which now looks likely to be held in late May. Kim and Mr. Moon did not outline co...

by · Global Media
Facebook blames 'bug' for unusual hate speech prompt

Facebook blames 'bug' for unusual hate speech prompt

In what appeared to be a universal feature added to every Facebook account, a notification appeared below each post in an individual's timeline asking, "Does this post contain hate speech?" with "Ye...

by · Global Media