Global Media


Posing for a ideal selfie, Hyderabad man hit by train Posing for a ideal selfie, Hyderabad man hit by train
- January 26, 2018

Just as the train passes him, Shiva appears to have been caught in the impact of the wind induced by the speed at which the train crossed him. The train can be heard sending a desperate warning signal to the man who instead of getting away point towards the vehicle with his right hand. (more...)
Tariff could hurt New Mexico solar industry Tariff could hurt New Mexico solar industry
- January 26, 2018

Solar installers in MA say a new tariff will likely depress growth in the industry. However, the move has run into criticism from China and South Korea, whose manufacturers would be most heavily affected. "While we believe the decision will be significantly harmful to our industry and the economy, we appreciate that the president and the administration listened to our arguments", Hopper said. (more...)
Point in time count critical to homeless preparedness Point in time count critical to homeless preparedness
- January 26, 2018

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development recently awarded more than $19 million to support 105 homeless housing and service programs in Kentucky. Roughly 40 volunteers primarily focused on Gary, East Chicago, Hammond and Merrillville in Lake County, said Sharron Liggins, executive director for Continuum of Care, the organization that oversees the count in Indiana's 1A region. (more...)
Two killed in train crashnear Milan Two killed in train crashnear Milan
- January 26, 2018

The accident happened at about 7 am (10am UAE time) near Segrate in Milan's northeastern suburbs. It is not yet clear what caused the crash. The rescue operations are on and over 10 people are believed to be trapped inside the wreckage. Milan prosecutors have opened a probe into the accident, and investigators have begun questioning the driver, Italian media said. Train circulation between Milan and the nearby city of Brescia was halted after the accident, Ferrovie dello Stato said in the ... (more...)
Syria war: Kurds call on Damascus to defend against Turks Syria war: Kurds call on Damascus to defend against Turks
- January 26, 2018

The White House referred to the Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ) as a terrorist organisation, a gesture that will please Ankara. Founded in 2004, the group is the main defense force for the Kurdish areas in northern Syria, and has sought to expand Kurdish control and autonomy in the course of Syria's war. (more...)
LG to Increase Prices of Washing Machines in United States LG to Increase Prices of Washing Machines in United States
- January 26, 2018

In early 2017, word surfaced that Samsung and LG were both looking into opening manufacturing facilities in the United States over concerns about potential steep import taxes threatened by the Trump administration. A spokesperson from LG said that nothing was decided yet on when the new price hike would be made or the amount the washing machine price would increase. (more...)
Melania Trump cancels plans to fly with Trump to Davos Melania Trump cancels plans to fly with Trump to Davos
- January 26, 2018

That alone had nearly killed his campaign. A source close to the situation says that along with the complete interview, Daniels details many things about her time with Trump , such as "w$3 hat he's like in bed, pillow talk, she talks about what he's like down there..." A White House spokesman said: "These are old, recycled reports, which were published and strongly denied prior to the election". (more...)
5-yr jail for Lalu in third fodder scam case 5-yr jail for Lalu in third fodder scam case
- January 25, 2018

The special court also sent Jagannath Mishra , former chief minister of Bihar , to serve a 5-year prison sentence amid a case where 56 accused are involved. Of the 76 accused in the case, 14 died during the trial, while three turned approvers. This case pertains to the alleged fraudulent withdrawal from the Chaibasa treasury in the early 1990s. (more...)
The Latest on the Looming US Government Shutdown
- January 24, 2018

House Speaker said Monday that if the Senate votes to open the government, the House will pass that bill. "The "they" is Republicans calling it the Schumer [shutdown]", Dickerson said. Republicans have appeared increasingly confident that Democrats were bearing the brunt of criticism for the shutdown and would buckle. Democrats, who initially dug in on a demand for legislation to protect about 700,000 immigrants who were brought illegally to the country as children, shifted to blame the ... (more...)
Powerful 7.9 Alaska natural disaster prompts tsunami alert Powerful 7.9 Alaska natural disaster prompts tsunami alert
- January 24, 2018

Tabea Goossen of Cannon Beach used the massive 1964 Alaska quake as a comparison. More recently, an quake in northern Japan in March 2011 generated a 6- to 9-foot surge on the Central Coast that did $500,000 worth of damage to Morro Bay docks and piers. (more...)
Serial killer eyed in Pakistan girl's rape Serial killer eyed in Pakistan girl's rape
- January 24, 2018

A spokesperson for the Punjab government said the suspect was arrested from Pakpattan. People started to arrive at Zainab's home, eagerly awaiting to know if the said killer was also involved in the murder of other children. Police in Kasur had, earlier today, claimed to have arrested the man responsible for the heinous rape and murder of Zainab. Shockingly, the DNA of the accused also matched with the samples taken from seven other girls who were raped or sexually assaulted in last ... (more...)
Delhi Police arrest Most Wanted Terrorist, Called Delhi Police arrest Most Wanted Terrorist, Called "India's Bin Laden"
- January 24, 2018

The Mumbai train bombing of 2006 killed nearly 200 people. He has not been charged over the attacks that killed over 180 people, but the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad is now expected to seek his interrogation to ascertain his role. Qureshi was born in UP, but his family moved to Mumbai when he was very young. In 1992, he began studying at the Bharatiya Vidyapeeth in Navi Mumbai , and in 1995, he obtained a diploma in industrial electronics. (more...)
Militants storm Save the Children aid group office in Afghanistan Militants storm Save the Children aid group office in Afghanistan
- January 24, 2018

Meanwhile, an official on condition of anonymity said the suicide vehicle bombing occurred next to the office of non-governmental organisation Save the Children and a gun battle is going. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but both Taliban insurgents as well as the Islamic State fighters are active in eastern Nangarhar province. (more...)
UK's May Reiterates Commitment to Iran Nuclear Deal at Meeting With Tillerson
- January 23, 2018

However, the issue has raised questions in Britain over the relationship between Washington and its closest traditional ally in Europe. He concluded his column: 'President Trump has had highly successful visits to France, Germany , Japan, China, and other countries. (more...)
Trump Advisers Blocking Deal to End Government Shutdown Trump Advisers Blocking Deal to End Government Shutdown
- January 23, 2018

Vaughan, director of policy studies for the Washington-based Center for Immigration Studies, told Bedard for his January 22 Washington Secrets column. "They hold us back from getting a solution", he wrote. The White House on Monday afternoon pushed back on a Sunday report in the New York Times that two top White House aides have overruled President Donald Trump as the administration negotiates with Congress on a deal to restore the protections from the Deferred Action for ... (more...)
Senate GOP will seek stay to Pa. Supreme Court redistricting decision Senate GOP will seek stay to Pa. Supreme Court redistricting decision
- January 23, 2018

House of Representatives in the 2018 midterm elections . Top Republican lawmakers say they are outraged by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court's decision to strike down the boundaries of the state's 18 congressional districts and will ask the U.S. (more...)
Sydney train crash sends passengers Sydney train crash sends passengers "flying like Superman', injures about 16"
- January 23, 2018

Early reports suggested the train had derailed but Howard Collins, the head of Sydney Trains, told ABC News that was not the case. Multiple people have been injured after a train crashed in Sydney's north west just before 10am Monday morning. (more...)
President Trump's New Defense Strategy Is a Return to the Cold War President Trump's New Defense Strategy Is a Return to the Cold War
- January 22, 2018

President Donald Trump "is more interested in domestic affairs and less keen to expand United States worldwide influence", he said. Unfortunately, the panoply of threats spanning from North Korean ICBMs to ISIS demands the American military maintain a broad array of capabilities. (more...)
Signals under Mount Mantap spark imminent nuclear test alert — NORTH KOREA WARNING Signals under Mount Mantap spark imminent nuclear test alert — NORTH KOREA WARNING
- January 22, 2018

The North Korean regime is thought to have abducted foreign citizens, including those from Japan, South Korea, Thailand and France, to make them teach North Korean agents their languages and customs so the agents could pass as people of the countries targeted in espionage activities, the families said . (more...)
Helicopter Crash in New Mexico Kills 5, Injures 1 Helicopter Crash in New Mexico Kills 5, Injures 1
- January 22, 2018

A helicopter crash in New Mexico killed five people and seriously injuring a sixth person, a New Mexico State Police spokeswoman said Thursday. Bennett, 60, treasurer-general of the Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change opposition party, won a devoted following of black Zimbabweans for passionately advocating political change. (more...)