Global Media

Global Media Trump to preside over his first 9/11 ceremony as president
Author: 0 Trump to preside over his first 9/11 ceremony as president

Monday marks the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that happened in New York City, Washington D.C. and Pennsylvania on September 11, 2001 . On Sept. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, are hosting a private observance for victims' relatives there at 9:11 a.m.

Author: 0 Putin: More Sanctions Against North Korea Would Be 'Useless and Ineffective'

Speaking at a National Assembly session, Song said the possible return of the US tactical nukes can be discussed as one of the various options for effective deterrence and response to the North's belligerence. He warned against "military hysteria", saying all parties should avoid "threats of annihilation" and "step on the path of cooperation". The U.S.is weighing a number of military, economic and diplomatic responses.

Author: 0 Japan's Abe says N.Korea situation needs quick action

The Russian leader, a former head of his country's intelligence services, also said that sanctions, like those put in place against the North's economy last month by the United Nations Security Council, are "useless and ineffective". "The situation is very grave". Russian Federation and China opposed the deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, system, saying it has the potential of fueling an arms race.

Author: 0 Irma strongest Atlantic hurricane ever recorded

And the category one Hurricane Katia is in the Gulf of Mexico and menacing the country's eastern seaboard. Hurricane Irma continues to maintain its strength as maximum sustained winds remain at 185 miles per hour. Hurricane Irma , which caused severe damage to parts of the Caribbean, has weakened to a Category Four storm, but is still described as "very dangerous", with winds of up to 155mph.

Global Media Why these Miami residents are hunkering down at home as Irma approaches
Author: 0 Why these Miami residents are hunkering down at home as Irma approaches

Several people vacationing in the area told BuzzFeed News they abruptly changed their plans as forecasts show the storm - which is expected to slam into the Florida Keys and south Florida around 8 a.m. 'After damage assessment, we will determine if passenger flights will resume on Tuesday September 12'. Airports have comprehensive plans for situations like a major hurricane .

Global Media Alabama Governor Issues State of Emergency Ahead of Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Alabama Governor Issues State of Emergency Ahead of Hurricane Irma

The inherent uncertainty of a storm like Hurricane Irma means that agency heads should be vigilant in monitoring changing conditions. Alabama Power is also directing customers to its Storm Safety website where they can find a wide-range of information from packing an emergency kit to how the company restores power.

Author: 0 Putin: North Korea will 'eat grass' before giving up nukes

DPRK's nuclear testing and launches using ballistic missile technology violate UN Security Council resolutions. Amid the rising tensions, Seoul installed the four remaining launchers of the US anti-missile Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system on a former golf course in the south early on Thursday.

Author: 0 Vladimir Putin calls for talks with North Korea

In a phone conversation on Monday with South Korean President Moon Jae-In, Trump said he would support "in principle" the us ally fitting its missiles with heavier warheads, boosting its deterrence against North Korea. It described it as a "tentative" step to counter the growing threats from North Korea. Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi said Beijing supports further United Nations action against North Korea but also wants to see renewed efforts to begin dialogue involving all sides.

Global Media Hurricane aid measure grows to $15B as Irma bears down
Author: 0 Hurricane aid measure grows to $15B as Irma bears down

Earlier Friday, the package passed in the House of Representatives by a 316-90 vote , with all opposing votes coming from Republicans [Koch-owned swamp scum]. If a federal aid package isn't approved soon, the Federal Emergency Management Agency or FEMA could run out of money as soon as this month . The Senate Majority Leader also said that congress should prepare to secure funds for whatever damage could be caused by Hurricane Irma.

Global Media Trump Says Military Action Against North Korea Is 'Certainly' An Option
Author: 0 Trump Says Military Action Against North Korea Is 'Certainly' An Option

North Korean soldiers are seen during the 69th founding anniversary of the country at Mansudae hill in Pyongyang, North Korea . McCain says Kim needs to know that "if he acts in an aggressive fashion, the price will be extinction". "I could imagine such a format being used to end the North Korea conflict". President Vladimir Putin called for diplomatic talks on Wednesday, saying sanctions and pressure weren't enough to resolve the situation.

Author: 0 Abe says North Korea must give up its nuclear program

The Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) system already installed in the South has infuriated China, but the ministry said in a statement: "Four remaining launchers will soon be temporarily deployed through consultations between South Korea and the United States to counter growing nuclear and missile threats from the North".

Global Media Clashes at protests in South Korea injure dozens
Author: 0 Clashes at protests in South Korea injure dozens

DPRK is the acronym for the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, the Stalinist state's formal name. In response, US, South Korea and Japan want the Security Council to implement stronger measures against North Korea, including bans on oil imports, exports of textiles and employment of its guest workers by other countries.

Global Media Brexit: Ministers warn of 'chaos' if repeal bill rejected
Author: 0 Brexit: Ministers warn of 'chaos' if repeal bill rejected

The Bill overturns the 1972 Act which took Britain into the European Economic Community and incorporates relevant EU laws into the United Kingdom statute book to prevent black holes in the law at the point of Brexit . Theresa May is being urged to sack a Labour peer who heads the government's infrastructure body after he damned David Davis's negotiating approach and vowed to attempt to reverse Brexit .

Global Media Russian Federation refuses to budge on N. Korea
Author: 0 Russian Federation refuses to budge on N. Korea

However, the USA expert added that the Russian initiative would appear more promising if it leads to North Korea reducing its truculence and showing willingness to freeze and end its nuclear weapons development. New sanctions could also seek to curb tourism to the country. Sanctions have done little to stop North Korea boosting its nuclear and missile capacity as it faces off with Trump, who has vowed to stop it from being able to hit the US mainland with a nuclear weapon.

Global Media Putin warns of 'catastrophe' over N. Korea
Author: 0 Putin warns of 'catastrophe' over N. Korea

Washington has proposed a new UN Security Council resolution, according to a UN diplomat, to punish North Korea by freezing the assets of Kim Jong Un and members of the ruling Worker's Party of Korea, fully banning exports of oil to North Korea, banning all textile imports from North Korea and banning North Korean laborers from generating earnings overseas.

Global Media Jaypee needs to Deposit ₹2000 crore
Author: 0 Jaypee needs to Deposit ₹2000 crore

IDBI Bank, the largest creditor of Jaypee Infratech Ltd and the leader of the consortium of lenders to the Jaypee Group, had moved Supreme Court to restore the insolvency proceedings against the real estate company. The Managing Director and Directors of Jaypee shall not travel outside India without prior permission. Jaiprakash Associates shares were trading at Rs 22.05 down by more than 5.5 per cent down and Jaypee Infratech shares were trading 4.78 per cent down at Rs 15.95 on Monday ...

Global Media If you litter, don't say Vande Mataram: Modi
Author: 0 If you litter, don't say Vande Mataram: Modi

In his address, PM Modi invoked Swami Vivekananda as a person who raised his voice against the social evils that has entered our society. The students and teachers may be encouraged to participate in the event. Pointing out that there is no better place for creativity and innovation other than university campuses, he asked the audience to take a vow to keep the premises clean.

Author: 0 Heavy rain and winds of up to 70mph set to hit Chester

The forecaster added: "A developing low pressure system in the Atlantic will track towards Ireland today bringing a period of strong and gusty winds to all provinces". Replacement bus services were put on for trans-Pennine train services between Manchester Victoria and Huddersfield after the railway line at Stalybridge, Tameside, flooded.

Global Media 2 militants killed, another surrender in south Kashmir
Author: 0 2 militants killed, another surrender in south Kashmir

Two other terrorists, one identified as local Taqiq Ahmad were also killed in the same encounter. Announcements were made through loud speakers to convince them to lay down their arms. Police have identified the militants killed as Tariq Ahmad and Altaf Ahmad of Hizbul Mujahideen who were involved in several attacks on security forces.

Global Media All SIM cards without Aadhaar linkage will be deactivated after Feb 2018
Author: 0 All SIM cards without Aadhaar linkage will be deactivated after Feb 2018

If you don't link your mobile number with your Aadhaar Number by February 2018, then the mobile number will be deactivated. That means mobile phone service users will have to link their Aadhaar numbers with SIM numbers. Your thumb impression will be verified. A Govt. official said, "Online linking of mobile number has a security risk". After verifying the biometrics , you will be given an acknowledgement slip.

Global Media Vladimir Putin warns world faces 'global catastrophe' over North Korea
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin warns world faces 'global catastrophe' over North Korea

But the official says under worldwide law, countries can only establish diplomatic posts when the host country consents. Kim would rather starve his people than see his regime overthrown, he said. He described the bombastic rhetoric being traded between Washington and Pyongyang in recent weeks as "military hysteria". Still, Chinese leaders worry about instability on the Korean Peninsula if Kim's regime collapses, which would eliminate a buffer between China and South Korea , a heavily armed ...

Global Media USA calls for UNSC meet over North Korea draft resolution
Author: 0 USA calls for UNSC meet over North Korea draft resolution

The vote in response to Pyongyang's latest nuclear test is intended for September 11, the USA mission to the United Nations announced on Friday night. Among other concessions the new text also softens proposed restrictions on North Koreans working overseas, and on the inspection by force of ships suspected of carrying cargo prohibited by the UN.

Global Media Rescinding DACA means rescinding the American dream
Author: 0 Rescinding DACA means rescinding the American dream

According to a CNN article, ending DACA would cost employers almost $2 billion dollars over the span of two years, cost the federal government $60 billion to immediately deport 800,000 people, and risk a $280 billion hit to the economy's expected 10-year growth.

Global Media U.S. calls for UNSC meet over North Korea draft resolution
Author: 0 U.S. calls for UNSC meet over North Korea draft resolution

The Korean Peninsula has been in a technical state of war since the Korean War ended in an armistice in 1953. North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test a week ago and has been launching ballistic missiles at a record pace. The North has a history of marking significant dates with show of military capability, but its recent tests have been seen as driven mainly by technological needs amid an accelerating effort to expand its nuclear weapons arsenal.

Author: 0 NC governor, officials detail how state is preparing for storm

Cooper said at a media briefing Thursday that the system could still affect from people across the state - a key reason why he issued an emergency declaration statewide. "It's best to give through reputable charities that you contact directly", Cooper said. Tim Little of NCDOT says they are also anxious for the potential of rock slides and mudslides in the mountainous areas of WNC.

Global Media Trump Using Hurricanes As A Pitch For Tax Reform
Author: 0 Trump Using Hurricanes As A Pitch For Tax Reform

President Trump has declared federal emergencies for Florida, Georgia and SC ahead of Hurricane Irma, which is expected to make landfall near Miami early Sunday. The briefing the President received at Camp David caused Trump "great concern" because, as the hurricane moves up the west coast of the state, the storm surge could result in deaths, Pence told CNN.

Global Media Sikh politician brilliantly responds to heckler who confuses him for a Muslim
Author: 0 Sikh politician brilliantly responds to heckler who confuses him for a Muslim

Brampton: Video of Jagmeet Singh responding to a heckler who wrongfully accused him of wanting to impose " sharia law" is drawing attention to the NDP leadership candidate on Facebook and YouTube. However, Singh refused to give in to her anger and responded quite calmly. After four full minutes of her rant, the woman left the camping event after Singh attempted to postpone his address and was about to leave the dais.

Author: 0 North Korea crisis can be solved with 'common sense', says President Putin

President Putin said that while Russian Federation condemned North Korea's actions, imposing sanctions on Pyongyang would be "useless and ineffective". He added that the North Koreans "will eat grass but they won't give up (the nuclear) programme if they don't feel safe". "Because the Americans are sending mixed signals, Putin probably sees an opening to take the lead", he said.

Global Media Shopian encounter: Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist captured in encounter, two others killed
Author: 0 Shopian encounter: Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist captured in encounter, two others killed

While searches were intensified towards suspected spot insurgents hiding fire upon the Goverment forces triggering a encounter. "One militant has also been arrested during the operation". In another incident, three soldiers were injured on Sunday in a landmine explosion near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district. Lt General JS Sandhu, the Chinar Corps commander said, "we appeal to all local terrorists to shun the path of violence and return to their families".

Global Media Six-women Indian Navy team embarks on historic voyage around globe
Author: 0 Six-women Indian Navy team embarks on historic voyage around globe

An all-women team of Indian Navy is led by Lt. Commander Vartika Joshi, along with Lt. Commanders Pratibha Jamwal and P. Swathi, and Lieutenants S. Vijaya Devi, B. "It is great pleasure and it is an opportunity which no one can easily get". The minister also brushed aside the CAG's recent report which had stated that the defence forces have ammunition that can last for 20 days in an event of a war, instead of the minimum requirement of 40 days.

Global Media Storm Katia weakens after hitting Mexico
Author: 0 Storm Katia weakens after hitting Mexico

National Hurricane Center (NHC) in an update at 11 a.m. ET Friday. On the tiny island of Barbuda - where the hurricane first made landfall - cell towers snapped under the force of 185-mile per hour winds , cutting off communication. Irma also flattened 95 percent of the northern half of the island of St. Martin, according to a local official. "The power of this natural disaster was devastating", Pena Nieto said, speaking from Juchitan de Zaragoa, a city in Oaxaca state where at least ...

Author: 0 Sporadic burglaries during Irma evacuations, police say

Next, they looted a Foot Locker store and CashAmerica Pawn Store nearby, according to WPLG-TV. Despite risky winds and heavy rain from Hurricane Irma, several looting incidents have been reported in Fort Lauderdale. Alfonso told The Associated Press that the crane collapsed in a large development with multiple towers being built by Grand Paraiso. Moving the cranes would have taken two weeks, city officials said.

Author: 0 South Korea Calls For Further Sanctions On North

Putin also reiterated Moscow's opposition to more sanctions against North Korea. He added, "North Korea is escalating an overt challenge to the peace, prosperity, law and order of the region and indeed the entire world". This was the 19th meeting between Abe and Putin. Putin also said he and Abe discussed the prospect of joint economic activities by their countries on the disputed Kurile islands.

Global Media South Korea predicts ICBM launch on North Korea national day
Author: 0 South Korea predicts ICBM launch on North Korea national day

In a separate phone call with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, South Korea President Moon Jae-In and Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Trump underscored the need to give a coordinated response to North Korea. Abe will also hold separate talks Wednesday with Mongolian President Khaltmaa Battulga, who took office in July. "The most important thing for Japanese-Russian relations is the conclusion of a peace treaty, (Russian) President ( Vladimir) Putin said so during his visit to Japan".

Global Media Hurricanes Are Sweeping The Atlantic. What's The Role Of Climate Change?
Author: 0 Hurricanes Are Sweeping The Atlantic. What's The Role Of Climate Change?

Platts estimates about 6 percent of the total USA refining capacity is still down because of the impact and some producers in the Eagle Ford shale basin in Texas said Harvey has impacted operations by "a pretty significant extent". Florida's Governor Rick Scott said, "We always prepare for the worst and hope for the best and while the exact path of Irma is not absolutely known at this time, we can not afford to not be prepared".

Author: 0 Bipartisan Senate Bill Doubles Hurricane Recovery Funding

Instead of aligning with members of his own party and administration, Trump agreed to raise the debt limit and fund the federal government through mid-December, allowing members of Congress to deal with the federal budget in the coming months.

Global Media GOP leaders are trying to block Trump's populist agenda, Steve Bannon says
Author: 0 GOP leaders are trying to block Trump's populist agenda, Steve Bannon says

Bannon, an architect of Trump's brand of nationalist politics, left the administration in August to return as chairman of far-right news site Breitbart. "They're going to be free-market capitalism.' The same geniuses that got us into Iraq". "This is once again where the narrative is dead wrong", Bannon said, adding that it was the "geniuses" of the Bush administration that helped cause the trade imbalance with China and the USA involvement in Iraq.

Global Media Miss America 2018 Judges & Hosts - Celeb Panel Revealed!
Author: 0 Miss America 2018 Judges & Hosts - Celeb Panel Revealed!

And, this year's preliminary judges were entertainment lawyer Carolyn Conrad, Global Government Affairs and Policy leader Karen Knuston, CNN White House reporter Kate Bennett, casting director Patrick Rush, actor Rusty Joiner, Miss America 1978 Susan Perkins Botsford, and actress Vivian Nixon.

Global Media Jalen Hurts leads No. 1 Alabama past Fresno State, 41-10
Author: 0 Jalen Hurts leads No. 1 Alabama past Fresno State, 41-10

Hurts was almost flawless in the first half, completing 12 of 13 pass attempts for 112 yards - including a 23-yard touchdown throw to Hentges to cap the second offensive series. #9 Wisconsin 31, Fla. Damien Harris punched in a 5-yard score to take a 28-3 lead into halftime. Sophomore quarterback Jalen Hurts accounted for 282 yards individually, posting 154 yards on 10 carries, and went 14-of-18 through the air for 128 yards.

Global Media Shorten addresses marriage equality rally in Sydney
Author: 0 Shorten addresses marriage equality rally in Sydney

Malcolm Turnbull has given his most forceful endorsement of same-sex marriage since the postal survey was announced as both the Prime Minister and Bill Shorten threw their support behind the "Yes" campaign on Sunday. Barnaby Joyce thinks Australians have made up their minds about same sex marriage and the noisy advocacy won't change that. Rallies in support of same-sex marriage were being held in various cities on Sunday afternoon.

Global Media Gunman kills seven before being shot dead by police in Dallas
Author: 0 Gunman kills seven before being shot dead by police in Dallas

He went inside the home and fatally shot a male suspect. While it became an officer-involved shooting, no officers were injured. As the authorities searched the house after the shooting, nine gunshot-wound victims were discovered. Seven were dead, and two were wounded and taken to a hospital, the authorities said. Their condition is unknown. The victims, all believed to be adults, and the suspect have not been identified.

Global Media Gov. Deal expands emergency declaration to 94 counties total
Author: 0 Gov. Deal expands emergency declaration to 94 counties total

Nathan Deal on Thursday ordered a mandatory evacuation for coastal areas and South Carolina's governor was considering doing the same as Hurricane Irma advanced toward the US coast. "This is a time of crisis for our state", Deal said. The order went into effect at 8 a.m. Thursday. O'Neal said the state is putting a public health nurse and working to get a physician in every shelter being opened in the state.

Global Media Iran likely helping North Korea, UK fears
Author: 0 Iran likely helping North Korea, UK fears

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson also reportedly alluded to his department's concerns about North Korea getting nuclear technological help from other countries last week as he took questions from British MPs about the North Korea crisis.

Global Media South Korea's Moon discusses
Author: 0 South Korea's Moon discusses "unpredictable" North Korea situation with Putin

Even so, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-hwa said Tuesday that her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi told her that Beijing is open to additional sanctions. The United States has already banned Americans from traveling to North Korea following the death of Otto Warmbier, a 22-year-old college student from OH who was released from North Korea in June in a coma after being detained there for more than a year.

Global Media Irma passing Puerto Rico as Jose and Katia become hurricanes
Author: 0 Irma passing Puerto Rico as Jose and Katia become hurricanes

The Caribbean region was hunkering down as monster Hurricane Irma slammed into Barbuda as a rare Category Five storm early Wednesday, packing ferocious winds and causing major flooding in low-lying areas. By the weekend, Jose is predicted to slow down and turn northwest, though there is a chance it will hit the northern Lesser Antilles later this week, where Irma now rages.

Global Media Donald Trump Signs $15 Billion Hurricane Harvey Relief Bill
Author: 0 Donald Trump Signs $15 Billion Hurricane Harvey Relief Bill

More than dozen Senate Republicans voted no on the package that was agreed to by President Trump at the request of Democratic leaders . Included in the funding is $450 million for the Small Business Authority disaster loan program, $7.4 billion in housing grants and $7.4 billion slotted for the Federal Emergency Management Agency in the original House bill.

Global Media Trump, Turnbull discuss North Korea in call
Author: 0 Trump, Turnbull discuss North Korea in call

Turnbull said he concluded after recent discussions with the leaders of Japan, Indonesia and the USA, that "everybody wants to get this dangerous situation resolved, bring this reckless, dangerous, provocative regime to its senses without conflict".

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 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785