Global Media

Global Media Trump's comments on Charlottesville ignite firestorm
Author: 0 Trump's comments on Charlottesville ignite firestorm

The mother of a 32-year-old woman who was killed in the racist violence in Virginia has said she will not speak to US President Donald Trump despite having received a number of calls from the White House. And the president remained on the receiving end of bipartisan criticism for his handling of the aftermath of the Charlottesville clashes. The issue is reminiscent of South Carolina's decision to remove the Confederate battle flag from statehouse grounds in 2015 after a ...

Global Media Secret Service can't pay agents thanks to Trump's frequent travels
Author: 0 Secret Service can't pay agents thanks to Trump's frequent travels

Alles said he is in discussions with lawmakers to increase the pay caps for agents from $160,000 to $187,000-a move supported by Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings , who first brought the issue to light previous year. "We can not expect the Secret Service to be able to recruit and keep the best of the best if they are not being paid for these increases (in overtime hours)", said Jennifer Werner , a spokesperson for Rep.

Global Media Samir Nasri Joins Turkey's Antalyaspor
Author: 0 Samir Nasri Joins Turkey's Antalyaspor

The permanent deal, which is subject to global clearance, brings an end to Nasri's six-year stay at the Etihad Stadium. The 30-year-old played last season on loan at Spanish club Sevilla , helping them to finish fourth in the La Liga table.

Global Media South Korean war games will begin on Monday: Pentagon
Author: 0 South Korean war games will begin on Monday: Pentagon

The computer simulation-based drills are held annually to prepare the allies against a possible North Korean attack, but Pyongyang denounces them as a rehearsal for an invasion of the North. Pyongyang tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) last month that appeared to bring much of the U.S. within range. But some analysts suggested it could be another step towards de-escalating tensions that skyrocketed as North Korea and US President Donald Trump lobbed threats at each ...

Global Media FSU Ranked Third In Preseason AP Poll
Author: 0 FSU Ranked Third In Preseason AP Poll

For the second straight year the Alabama Crimson Tide will enter the college football season as the No.1 team in the AP poll. Alabama is no stranger to the top spot in preseason polls. Oklahoma was the preseason pick to win the Big 12 Conference by the media and boasts five players on the 2017 Preseason All-Big 12 Team. Ohio State checked in at No.

Global Media Saudi-Qatar Land Border Opens
Author: 0 Saudi-Qatar Land Border Opens

However, the airline is yet to be granted permission to land in Doha, explained Saudi Arabia Airlines Director-General Saleh Al Jasser. Saudi Arabia last month said Qatari pilgrims would be allowed to enter the kingdom for Hajj this year but imposed several travel restrictions, including flying in only on airlines approved by Riyadh.

Global Media Rare Aston Martin sells for record-setting $22.5 million
Author: 0 Rare Aston Martin sells for record-setting $22.5 million

The Jaguar D-Type which won at Le Mans in 1955 was previously the most expensive British auto sold publicly - selling for $21.78 million previous year. The auto debuted at the 1956 race when Tony Brooks and Reg Parnell drove for 22 hours before suffering an engine bearing failure. Its only win came at the hands of Sir Stirling Moss and Jack Fairman at the 1959 Nürburgring 1000km.

Global Media US Box-Office: Anando Brahma Turns Super Hit
Author: 0 US Box-Office: Anando Brahma Turns Super Hit

As a result, the ghost or the evil spirit has to fulfill her - it's nearly always a female ghost - unfulfilled desire before the inevitable happy ending for other characters. The way she acted in the movie is very impressive and appreciable. What happens next in Sri Lakshmi Nilayam forms the Rest of the story. The film's second half is the soul of Anando Brahma and it's here that the film reveals all its best written scenarios, dialogues, and even an emotional backstory which ties up ...

Global Media North Korea resumes threats ahead of exercises
Author: 0 North Korea resumes threats ahead of exercises

The warning comes a day ahead of the start of the joint USA and South Korean Ulchi-Freedom Guardian military exercises, amid escalating tensions between the countries. Turnbull said Australia called on all countries to "redouble their efforts, including through implementation of agreed United Nations security council resolutions, to bring North Korea to its senses and end its reckless and unsafe threats to the peace of our region and the world".

Global Media OPS, EPS Feud Likely to End Today With AIADMK Merger
Author: 0 OPS, EPS Feud Likely to End Today With AIADMK Merger

AIADMK leader O. Panneerselvam on Monday took oath as the Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu during a ceremony at the Raj Bhawan here. He was accused of bribing Election Commission officials in a bid to influence them into awarding him the party's two leaves symbol.

Global Media Finland names suspect in stabbings that killed 2, wounded 8
Author: 0 Finland names suspect in stabbings that killed 2, wounded 8

The tip, which had been forwarded to the SUPO, "contained no information about any threat of an attack". An 18-year-old Moroccan asylum seeker was arrested after police shot him in the leg. She said six of the eight injured were women. Asked for his thoughts yesterday - two days after the attack - Mr Zubier told Finnish news outlet Iltalehti: "Sadness that I couldn't save her life, sadness about the dark in the world right now, that is my thoughts, for all of those who were injured, the ...

Global Media Visibility issues possible during the solar eclipse
Author: 0 Visibility issues possible during the solar eclipse

The path of totality stretches from Lincoln Beach, Ore., to Charleston, S.C. In this swath, the moon will completely cover the sun. All rights reserved. Later Tuesday night into pre-dawn Wednesday most of the showers and storms will be located across southeastern OK moving away from northeastern OK.

Global Media Neo-Nazi website loses protection from key tech firm
Author: 0 Neo-Nazi website loses protection from key tech firm

On Thursday, the USA rights group in San Francisco criticized some online technology aggregates for removing neo-Nazi site #The Daily Stormer from their services and software. At its most basic, Due Process means that you should be able to know the rules a system will follow if you participate in that system. Let me be clear: this was an arbitrary decision .

Global Media Almost 600 dead in South Asia floods
Author: 0 Almost 600 dead in South Asia floods

With almost one-third of Bangladesh hit by monsoon floods, which have killed about 120 people since mid-July, authorities said on Saturday that an estimated 5 million people in more than 28 northern and central districts are the worst affected.

Author: 0 Up Close: Donald Trump and Charlottesville

He said he doesn't condone neo-Nazis or the KKK but believes white people should be able to stand up for what they feel is their cultural heritage, including monuments to the Confederacy. Which side-the white nationalists or the counter-protesters-bears greater responsibility for the Charlottesville violence, which directly resulted in the death of a 32-year-old counter-protester? If these groups go without repercussions for their crimes, more innocent Americans will be killed.

Global Media Assault: South Africa grants diplomatic immunity to Grace Mugabe
Author: 0 Assault: South Africa grants diplomatic immunity to Grace Mugabe

South Africa's government, meanwhile, said it had not yet decided whether to grant the Zimbabwe government's request for diplomatic immunity for Grace Mugabe , who has not commented on the allegations against her. Engels' legal team said that an unnamed third party "offered to settle the case out of court for an undisclosed amount of money", which she has rejected, Granitz added.