Global Media

Global Media Special session abruptly ends in Texas House
Author: 0 Special session abruptly ends in Texas House

Texas legislation that sought to limit bathroom access for transgender people is dead, at least for now. Texas is already facing numerous lawsuits over the spate of abortion restrictions the state continues to pass. Detractors of the bill have described the extra health insurance premiums as "rape insurance" since the Texas bill has no exceptions for rape or incest.

Global Media Portugal: Death Toll From Tree Rises To 12
Author: 0 Portugal: Death Toll From Tree Rises To 12

Portuguese president Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa was this afternoon flying to Madeira . The regional government of Madeira has declared three days of mourning for the victims. Portuguese media were giving different death tolls. "But, at the moment, our priority is to provide support for the families of the victims and the wounded".

Global Media Late Show mocks Donald Trump for protecting hate groups
Author: 0 Late Show mocks Donald Trump for protecting hate groups

Two days later, under pressure from lawmakers and others, he publicly condemned white supremacist groups , including the KKK and neo-Nazis. In his initial remarks on the violence Saturday, Trump did not single out the groups and instead bemoaned violence on " many sides ".

Global Media Chinese troops hurl stones at Indian Army in Ladakh region
Author: 0 Chinese troops hurl stones at Indian Army in Ladakh region

Indian troops on Tuesday allegedly foiled an attempt by the Chinese soldiers to enter Ladakh from the north bank of the Pyangong lake, unidentified officials told PTI. The two armies are already engaged in a standoff in the Doklam Plateau further east, in another part of their 3,500-kilometer-long unmarked mountain border.

Global Media Trump compares U.S. infrastructure to 'third-world country'
Author: 0 Trump compares U.S. infrastructure to 'third-world country'

Rafael Lemaitre, former director of public affairs at FEMA who worked on the Obama-era order, said Trump is undoing "the most significant action taken in a generation" to safeguard USA infrastructure. "One agency alone can stall a project for many many years and even decades", Trump said. Speaking at Trump Tower in NY, he said the approval process for projects was "badly broken" and the nation's infrastructure was a "massive self-inflicted wound on our country".

Global Media Taliban leader assassinated by his guards in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Taliban leader assassinated by his guards in Afghanistan

During comments at the Pentagon press area, Mattis insisted "all options" remained on the table for how to approach Afghanistan, and said those options included a full withdrawal as well as a proposal for the use of more contractors to manage the USA effort there.

Global Media India@70: candies exchanged at Wagah-Attari border on Independence Day
Author: 0 India@70: candies exchanged at Wagah-Attari border on Independence Day

The flag is said to be the highest in South Asia and the 8th highest in the world. Interestingly, Pak took this step seemingly as a reaction to India hoisting a flag at the height of 360 feet in March at a cost of Rs 3.5 crore. While India celebrates its Independence Day on August 15 every year, Pakistan marks the day on August 14 annually. "I want to tell our enemies, whether they are in the in east or west, that your bullets will end but not the chests of our jawans [soldiers]".

Global Media NASA's GPM found Gert strengthening into a hurricane
Author: 0 NASA's GPM found Gert strengthening into a hurricane

The U.S. based National Hurricane Center said, "Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 75 miles per hour [120 km/h] with higher gusts". At 5 a.m. on Wednesday into Thursday. Over the next couple of days, swells from the storm may produce unsafe rip currents and surf from North Carolina to Long Island as well as Bermuda, forecasters said.

Global Media List of fipronil-affected egg products to be published
Author: 0 List of fipronil-affected egg products to be published

Some egg products in South Korea have been contaminated with a potentially harmful pesticide, the government said Tuesday, amid a growing health scare in Europe over tainted egg products. Experts and ministers will convene to discuss an egg contamination scandal which is so far known to have affected 15 European Union countries. The issue has sparked a row between Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany, the three countries at the centre of the crisis, about how long officials knew about the ...

Global Media Kim briefed on NKorea's Guam military plan
Author: 0 Kim briefed on NKorea's Guam military plan

There are differences of opinions among experts how effective these systems are. A renewal of ICBM tests until a missile is perfected. South Korea membership in the global nuclear club would elevate the confrontation to a new level with Moon increasingly independent from Washington.

Global Media North Korean leader says USA could defuse nuclear showdown with concrete gestures
Author: 0 North Korean leader says USA could defuse nuclear showdown with concrete gestures

Security Council on Saturday passed sweeping new sanctions Trump had requested. Another American, college student Otto Warmbier, was released in June in a coma and died shortly after his arrival in the United States. The U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on August 5. Trump has called on China to pressure North Korea to halt its nuclear program.

Global Media Trump Retweets Cartoon Image Of Trump Train Rolling Over CNN
Author: 0 Trump Retweets Cartoon Image Of Trump Train Rolling Over CNN

It came in response to a news report about Trump considering a pardon for ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was convicted of criminal contempt last month for ignoring a judge's order related to detaining immigrants. 'You said on Friday that we'd have a press conference, ' Acosta said. Acosta then asked if the reporters in the room could ask the president more questions.

Global Media Trump Responds To Criticism: White Supremacists 'Have Been Condemned'
Author: 0 Trump Responds To Criticism: White Supremacists 'Have Been Condemned'

The president traveled to Washington , D.C., from his golf resort in New Jersey in the middle of a 17-day vacation. On Monday morning, Attorney General Jeff Sessions defended Trump's response, telling ABC News that "he explicitly condemned the kind of ideology behind these movements of Naziism, white supremacy, the [Ku Klux Klan]".

Author: 0 Japan honors dead in 72nd anniversary of WWII surrender

Masahiko Shibayama, a lawmaker from Abe's Liberal Democratic Party, told reporters at the shrine that he had made an offering on Abe's behalf to express condolences to those who sacrificed their lives in the war and pray for peace. Next month also marks the 45th anniversary of normalized diplomatic relations between Japan and China. "We intend to keep this immovable policy firmly, throughout the ages, while facing history with humility", he added.

Global Media RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat defies rules, unfurls Tricolour at Kerala school
Author: 0 RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat defies rules, unfurls Tricolour at Kerala school

CPI (M) MP MB Rajesh said, "There is no problem in Mohan Bhagwat hoisting the flag in an RSS-run school". At 11 pm of 14th August 2017, the headmaster of the school received a notice from the District Collector stating that only the institutional heads or an elected representative can unfurl the national flag in the school.

Global Media Cristiano Ronaldo suspended five games for pushing referee
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo suspended five games for pushing referee

Madrid made the breakthrough early in the second half through a Pique own goal, coming after Marcelo sent a risky cross into the box from the left which the centre-back horribly diverted into his own net. The introduction of Cristiano Ronaldo added even more pep to Madrid's step and the Portugal worldwide thought he had scored their second and firing home at the far post, although his celebrations were cut short by the off-side flag.

Global Media Trump Approval Rating Hits New Low: 34 Percent
Author: 0 Trump Approval Rating Hits New Low: 34 Percent

Trump's approval rating drops after Charlottesville and amid heightened tensions with North Korea . The White House bungled the response to Charlottesville, and when combined with Trump's threats of war with North Korea has formed a powerful drag that is carrying the president's approval ratings to even lower lows.

Global Media Dunford: US military option ready if sanctions…
Author: 0 Dunford: US military option ready if sanctions…

The U.S. hasn't taken any public steps to prepare for hostilities such as evacuating Americans from Seoul , which is within range of North Korean artillery, or moving ships, aircraft or troops into position for an imminent response. "Our job is to make sure our leadership has an option available to them", Dunford told a group of reporters. The men have two priorities, he explained.

Global Media Man From Charlotteville Rally Says He Is Not Racist
Author: 0 Man From Charlotteville Rally Says He Is Not Racist

Robert E Lee is a great example of that. One women died and 19 were injured when a auto driven by a man identified as a white supremacist plowed into crowds. Cvjetanovic's Facebook profile shows him to be a member of the International Group of National Conservatives, Croatian World Network CROWN and The Preservation of Sagas, Eddas, And Nordic History.

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