Global Media

Author: 0 Trial of Samsung heir focuses on father-to-son succession

The company had solid sales of its budget model mobile phones, such as the Galaxy J series. Friday was the first day people in South Korea could pre-order the Galaxy S8 , Samsung's first major smartphone since the Note 7 fiasco. The smartphone is priced at Rs 27,990 and will be available for sale on Amazon India from April 11, Tuesday. Samsung has also moved away from a 16:9 aspect ratio to 18.5:9, adds the site, which means the S8 "should be about the same width as the 5.1ins, 16:9 ...

Author: 0 Syrian rebels welcome US missile attack

Another rebel group, Failaq al-Sham, said the USA missile attack "could be a turning point in the western stances and to move from words to deeds" against the Syrian government and its army. The White House has not addressed reports of civilian deaths in their attacks, instead playing up the idea that the attacks showed President Trump to be "very decisive", and dodging questions about the consequences of launching such strikes, or what comes next.

Author: 0 Japan to extend unilateral sanctions against North Korea

IIHF President René Fasel took a commemorative photograph with athletes from North and South Korea on April. 6. "We are working diplomatically, including with those that we might be able to enlist in this effort to get North Korea under control".

Author: 0 National Hockey League stars won't shine at Pyeongchang Winter Games

If Leonsis allows Ovechkin to play in the Olympic games, how does that decision effect other owners? "The IOC policy can not be there to give more money, finances, to a commercially orientated owner of a club in a national league", Bach added, admitting that he had expected the NHL's decision.

Global Media UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson cancels visit to Moscow
Author: 0 UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson cancels visit to Moscow

The missile strike shows that the U.S.is "the most unpredictable" country, and Russian Federation "will ask questions" of Tillerson when he visits Moscow, Zakharova told state television. He also told Tillerson that assertions that the Syrian military used chemical weapon in Idlib province on April 4 do not correspond to reality, the ministry added.

Global Media US Solider Killed In Afghanistan During Operation Against ISIS
Author: 0 US Solider Killed In Afghanistan During Operation Against ISIS

The same spokesman confirmed to Reuters that the soldier was a special forces operator. Smoke rises from the site of a blast and gunfire between Taliban and Afghan forces in Kabul , Afghanistan March 1. US officials have said they believe the movement has only 700 fighters but Afghan officials estimate it has about 1,500. There are about 8,400 U.S.

Global Media 4 powerful quakes rattle Batangas, Metro Manila
Author: 0 4 powerful quakes rattle Batangas, Metro Manila

According to Phivolcs, the first two tremors generated Intensity VII in Mabini and Intensity VI in the municipalities of Calatagan, Nasugbu and Tingloy, all in Batangas . Apart from the church, the municipal building also suffered a crack on the right side. The Basilica of the Immaculate Concepcion Parish in Batangas City was partially damaged.

Author: 0 Seven arrested in St Petersburg bomb probe

Victims' faces were ripped off when the the former sushi chef killed 14 by detonating a bomb on a crowded metro train in theRussian city on Monday. The Monday explosion claimed the lives of at least 14 people, 55 others remain in hospitals.

Author: 0 Tony Romo to be 'Maverick for a day'

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has recently talked of looking to add "a pass-first point guard"... and he is serious about that as it pertains to next year's team. Following his retirement on Tuesday, he opted to pursue a career in broadcasting career and was hired by CBS to serve as the color commentator alongside Jim Nantz.

Author: 0 The House ethics committee is investigating Devin Nunes. What does that mean?

Nunes called the charges "entirely false and politically motivated", but said his recusal would be in effect while the House Ethics Committee looks into the matter. Asked whether the Democrat's use of Mexican entertainers is on par with the Russian hack of Democratic National Committee emails, Mr Conaway said yes.

Global Media Russia Meltdown at UN: 'Flagrant Violation of International Law'
Author: 0 Russia Meltdown at UN: 'Flagrant Violation of International Law'

Council members will hold an open meeting on Friday and hear a briefing on the USA military action, the U.S. mission to the United Nations said. "The United States took a very measured step last night", Haley told the council, adding, "we are prepared to do more, but we hope it will not be necessary".

Global Media Iran Seeks Stronger Russia Alliance After US Strikes in Syria
Author: 0 Iran Seeks Stronger Russia Alliance After US Strikes in Syria

The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that seven Syrian officers were killed in the strikes, including a colonel. Initial reports suggested that 9 people were killed but later Talal Barazi, the governor of Homs province clarified that 9 wounded and 7 including 4 children were killed.

Author: 0 Xi Summit: Much Ado About Nothing?

President Donald Trump welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping to his Florida estate Thursday, with the urgent threat of North Korea's nuclear ambitions and tensions over trade on the agenda for the first in-person meeting between the leaders.

Global Media Airbnb bans host who made racist remark, referenced Trump
Author: 0 Airbnb bans host who made racist remark, referenced Trump

When she pressed the host to give a reason for the cancellation, the host said , "One word says it all: Asian". Responding, Suh texted back: "I will report to Airbnb that you are racist". Airbnb spokesperson Nick Papas assures the Washington Post that the woman has been banned from the Airbnb platform, and says the woman's behavior was " abhorrent and unacceptable ".

Author: 0 N Korea test-fires ballistic missile ahead of US-China summit

US intelligence authorities identified the missile as a Bukguksong-2 (KN-15) missile, a variation of an SLBM remodeled for ground launch. A Seoul ministry official told Xinhua that the ballistic missile was sacked at about 6:42 a.m. State Secretary Rex Tillerson said little about the latest launch late Tuesday in a brief statement. The North is believed to be developing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that can hit the United States and its leader, Kim Jong Un, has vowed to ...

Global Media Hackers blamed for setting off 156 emergency sirens across Dallas
Author: 0 Hackers blamed for setting off 156 emergency sirens across Dallas

Residents in Dallas had a rude awakening Friday night when 156 emergency sirens wailed throughout the city, and officials are saying the sirens were triggered by a hack, CBS Dallas/Fort Worth reports . The city is also working to put in safeguards to avoid these types of hacks again. We won't know the health of our sirens until we reactivate the system.

Global Media US military says difficult to avoid Mosul casualties, probes blast
Author: 0 US military says difficult to avoid Mosul casualties, probes blast

Trump has yet to make a statement regarding the devastating Mosul airstrike; and while he may not have had a direct hand in ordering this action, as commander-in-chief of the U.S. On March 1, Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend estimated ISIS had 2,000 fighters in Western Mosul . Human rights groups are expressing alarm over a recent spike in civilian deaths.

Global Media Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez's second murder trial to close
Author: 0 Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez's second murder trial to close

BOSTON (AP) - Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez "took pleasure" in gunning down two men in 2012 because he felt disrespected after one of them accidentally spilled his drink at a nightclub, a prosecutor said Thursday during closing arguments at Hernandez's double-murder trial.

Global Media Ravindra Gaikwad travels via chartered flight to attend Parliament session
Author: 0 Ravindra Gaikwad travels via chartered flight to attend Parliament session

Geete, a Shiv Sena MP, charged towards his fellow minister in the Lok Sabha before cabinet colleagues Rajnath Singh and Smiti Irani held him back before he could do any harm. Sources said that Speaker Mahajan discussed the issue with the leaders. Domestic airlines have barred Osmanabad MP Ravindra Gaikwad from flying after he allegedly assaulted a 60-year-old duty manager of Air India last month.