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Stories about World Media

Feb 26 2018

The Earliest European Cave Art Was Made by Neanderthals

The artwork is rudimentary, but a study author, Dirk Hoffmann of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany , said it's symbo...

Feb 26 2018

Constitutional battles now brewing over wine boycott

The poll also points to the looming question for many: what Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the federal government plan to do amid the pipeline feud that's led to trad...

Feb 26 2018

Biennial elections to five Rajya Sabha seats in MP on March 23

The BJP's increasing strength will give confidence to the party to easily pass key legislations like insurance bill, Triple Talaq bill, which is now delayed and blocked...

Feb 26 2018

J&K Police Constable Dies in Terrorist Attack, Militants Snatch Rifle

Director General of Police SP Vaid condoled the Constable's death in a tweet. Entire Township was razed to the ground but Mast Gul mysteriously escaped from the scene and...

Feb 26 2018

Australia's junior coalition partner to appoint new leader following scandal

Turnbull accused his deputy of making a "shocking error of judgment" by having an office affair. He denied the allegation. Despite McCormack's low profile, the new 53-y...

Feb 26 2018

Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K's Uri again, heavy firing exchange on

As a precautionary measure, the Pakistani Army indiscriminately targeting defence and civilian facilities has forced authorities to shift around 500 residents of village...

Feb 26 2018

The Mexican President refused to go to the USA because of trump

The Washington Post reports that, unsurprisingly, much of their 50-minute call on Tuesday centered on Trump's infamous border wall and who would pay for it, and a Me...

Feb 25 2018

Texas School Threatens to Suspend Any Students Who Leave Class to Protest

The Waukesha County School District in Wisconsin also said Wednesday that students were prohibited from participating in walkouts, though the superintendent did not s...

Feb 25 2018

Controversy Trails Rescue Of Dapchi Schoolgirls

Are they able to verify all information put out by the state?" The attack marked the latest school raid carried out by the Islamic State-aligned faction, which gained g...

Feb 25 2018

West Virginia teachers walk out for better pay; schools close

The House passed legislation to transfer $29 million from the rainy day fund to freeze those rates, a move that awaits state Senate action. "The entire state of West Vi...

Feb 25 2018

India 81st on global corruption index

The research compiled by these documents allowed Transparency International to give each country a score out of 100, with 0 being highly corrupt and 100 being very clea...

Feb 25 2018

We don't seek nuclear weapons, claims Iranian official

Under the deal , Iran undertook to apply certain limits to its nuclear program in exchange for the termination of all nuclear-related sanctions against Tehran. However, ...

Feb 25 2018

9 killed in serial bombings in Afghanistan

Farah provincial council official, Dadullah Qani, today said 18 Afghan National Army soldiers were killed in a Taliban attack on a military base in Shakh-i-Bala Kansk are...

Feb 25 2018

Dropbox Files for IPO, and Other 'Unicorns' Are Watching

Their shares will vest if Dropbox's stock achieves a series of price hurdles ranging from US$20 to US$60 within a decade of the offering's close, the filing said. Meanw...

Feb 24 2018

Met Eireann say cold weather warnings could be upgraded to Status Red

Lincolnshire County Council is lining up its gritters to battle snow and ice right up until mid-March as temperatures are expected to fall to, in some cases, double min...

Feb 24 2018

Cocaine ring smashed after Russian ambassador's tip off

Once authorities confirmed that there were drugs inside the 16 pieces of luggage, they devised a plan to catch the criminals. Two dual citizens of Russian Federation ...

Feb 24 2018

Protesters demand mandatory status for Punjabi on International Mother Language Day

UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay in her message for the day said: "A language is far more than a means of communication; it is the very condition of our humanity". ...

Feb 23 2018

Man intentionally crashes auto into hospital, lights himself on fire: Cops

The man, who was not distinguished, drove his auto into the stroll in passage of the crisis bureau of Middlesex Hospital in Middletown just before 10 a.m., Mayor Dan D...

Feb 23 2018

Iran teams find wreckage of plane

The bodies of 32 passengers have so far been found and numerous remaining bodies are buried under ice and snow, state media reported . "Since yesterday the Guards' dro...

Feb 23 2018

Saudi Arabia begins building first opera theater

That "Don Giovanni", "The Marriage of Figaro" or the "Barber of Seville" could soon be soaring through the rafters of a new Riyadh opera house is down to Saudi Arabia's...