World Media


Death of Abdul Sattar Edhi
- July 12, 2016

Edhi's funeral prayers will be offered today, after which he will be laid to rest at the Edhi village he founded 25 years ago. A 19-gun salute was given, Pakistan's army spokesman, Lt Gen Asim Bajwa, tweeted. He masterminded Pakistan's largest welfare organisation nearly single-handedly, entirely with private donations. Over almost 60 years Edhi's charitable Edhi Foundation established clinics and orphanages across Pakistan and ran a vast fleet of ambulances, offering help to poor ... (more...)
Proud Montgomerie welcomes world to family home at Troon
- July 12, 2016

With Spieth's withdrawal, the Olympics will be missing the top four men in the World Ranking, as Jason Day, Dustin Johnson and Rory McIlroy previously announced they would not be competing in Rio. The Zika virus has been linked to defects in newborn babies. She will join Lexi Thompson and Stacy Lewis for the U.S. South Korea was the only country for the women with four players, all among the top nine. (more...)
PM Modi leaves for India after concluding four-nation tour
- July 12, 2016

Bilateral trade in 2014-15 was worth a little over $4.2 billion, of which India's exports to Kenya were valued around $4.1 billion. "Has made economic and cultural relations between India and Kenya to be more consistent", he said prior to his departure from Nairobi . (more...)
Jeremiah Tilmon to Illinois: Fighting Illini Land 5-Star PF Prospect Jeremiah Tilmon to Illinois: Fighting Illini Land 5-Star PF Prospect
- July 12, 2016

He made his intentions known Monday and Illini Coach John Groce was elated when he got the news on his cell phone. Groce has been pursuing Tilmon for several years and it finally paid off. Tilmon said. "There's no reason we shouldn't win at IL and I'm going to do everything in my power to make sure that happens". A star at prep power La Lumiere (La Porte, Ind.), Tilmon chose the Illini over the likes of Kansas, Michigan State, North Carolina and Texas. (more...)
Deputies search southern Wisconsin mine for 3 missing teens Deputies search southern Wisconsin mine for 3 missing teens
- July 12, 2016

They boys said that when their flashlight and lighter ran out, they stayed in the dark until help arrived. The three teens have been found alive. The Dodge County Sheriff's Office says searchers are looking in woods and around old mine tunnels for three missing teen boys. (more...)
UK's Cameron says he will resign by Wednesday UK's Cameron says he will resign by Wednesday
- July 12, 2016

She has portrayed herself as the leader who can unite the country following a bitterly divisive campaign, and a tough negotiator who can stand up to Brussels in what promise to be tortuous talks over Britain's exit from the European Union. Reading a short statement on the steps of her campaign's Westminster headquarters, the pro-Brexit Energy Minister said holding a nine-week leadership contest at such a critical moment for the British economy was "highly undesirable". (more...)
Formula One: Mercedes accept Rosberg's radio penalty
- July 12, 2016

Rosberg finished second to teammate Lewis Hamilton at Silverstone, but the German was demoted to third after the team were deemed guilty of breaching the strict rules governing radio instructions to the driver. Lewis Hamilton began his home race at Silverstone , England in pole position. I was by the beach, by the sea, and I felt fresh, (I had) plenty of sleep, good vibes, good food and good people and that started me out on the best week I have had all year, without a doubt. (more...)
Fan favourites Cara and Nathan have won Love Island
- July 12, 2016

The Love Island lovebirds missed out on the £50,000 cash prize on the ITV2 dating show to winners Nathan Massey and Cara De La Hoyde and Alex Bowen and Olivia Buckland in second place. And thoughtful Scott wrote a poem for Kady, his first girlfriend in six years. But of course, it wouldn't be classic Love Island without a twist. (more...)
Two Men Arrested in Connection With 500-Acre Boulder, Colorado, Wildfire Two Men Arrested in Connection With 500-Acre Boulder, Colorado, Wildfire
- July 12, 2016

Authorities say dozens of more homes are in the path of the fire. The campfire that sparked the fire was about a mile away from an established campground popular with transients, Boulder County Sheriff's Office division chief Heidi Prentup said. (more...)
Obama calls for mutual respect from Black Lives Matter and police
- July 12, 2016

There's a clear message that the American people are trying to get through. Allen did, however, end up sharing his true thoughts on the tragedy after the event when a reporter asked a question about the Black Lives Matter movement. Included in those arrested were two black journalists who were covering the event for ABC TV news. After about two hours, they sat down in Union Square park. (more...)
Clinton campaign confirms Sanders will attend New Hampshire rally
- July 12, 2016

The decision to hold the possible endorsement in the state would be reminiscent of 2008 when Clinton and then-Sen. The 2016 Democratic primary has been a contentious one, with Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton's respective supporters often getting insane at Democratic primary venues and the hashtags #BernieOrBust and #NeverHillary popping up among those who have stridently vowed to support Bernie Sanders to the end and Clinton supporters. (more...)
How the Black Lives Matter movement is sweeping the globe
- July 12, 2016

Hundreds of protesters and several journalists were arrested over the weekend during nationwide demonstrations against police violence in the wake of the shooting deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile-two black men killed by police last week and whose last moments were caught on video . (more...)
Sheriff: Shooting suspect was trying to flee
- July 12, 2016

The gunman was an inmate, Michigan Live reported Monday , who was himself was shot and killed by return fire from security officers at the courthouse. "They went for shelter after the shooting occurred, and other fearless officers went to their rescue after they were able to take the shooter down", Bailey said. (more...)
Pokemon Go outage 'stressing' Australian users Pokemon Go outage 'stressing' Australian users
- July 12, 2016

The app gives you hot and cold hints to send you to numerous near-by Pokestops where monsters can be found. Pokemon GO , the craze that swept the Internet and prompted people to head outdoors, granted Nintendo and Pokemon GO game creator Niantic Labs full and unfettered access to your entire Google account if you signed up on an iOS device. (more...)
Majority of Americans Disagree with Decision Not to Charge Hillary Clinton Majority of Americans Disagree with Decision Not to Charge Hillary Clinton
- July 12, 2016

Earlier this week, the Federal Bureau of Investigation recommended, and Attorney General Loretta Lynch agreed, that no criminal charges should be filed against Hillary Clinton . Kyle, a former award-winning lawyer in Texas, slammed Comey's contention Hillary Clinton did not intend to break the law. The letter serves as an official criminal referral from Congress so that the Justice Department can open a separate investigation. (more...)
Striking photo captures woman's arrest at police protest
- July 12, 2016

A Louisiana civil rights group is criticizing law enforcement officers over their treatment of protesters. The cops seized Muhlafi's cell phone but apparently returned it later, and the owner gave the Beast footage of the incident that appears to show Sterling wasn't reaching for his gun when he was shot multiple times on the ground. (more...)
Dallas suspect had plans for larger attack Dallas suspect had plans for larger attack
- July 12, 2016

Carter said the first shot sounded like a firecracker. Three years later his younger brother Kelvin was also shot in the head and killed by drug dealers. This item has been corrected to show that the website is known as TheBlaze not The Blaze . He was killed Thursday during a downtown protest march. (more...)
Ryan: Deny Clinton From Classified Briefings
- July 12, 2016

The State Department said Thursday it will reopen its internal investigation into whether Mrs Clinton compromised her handling of classified material. Comey will field questions Thursday from the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee about an Federal Bureau of Investigation announcement that dispersed the threat of criminal charges but also revived public scrutiny of Clinton's handling of classified information. (more...)
The NRA's internal revolt over Philando Castile The NRA's internal revolt over Philando Castile
- July 12, 2016

Its silence after the Castile shooting led to accusations that any response would not only come too late, but would be crafted in a way as not to offend white gun owners - not all of which are as enthused about supporting black gun rights as they are their own. (more...)
Clinton says she relied on State staff for classification decisions
- July 12, 2016

Comey said investigators found no evidence that Clinton or her aides meant to break the law, even though they mishandled classified information. Third, on the claim that Secretary Clinton sent or received e-mails that were marked as classified, that claim has now been significantly undercut. (more...)
Kim Dotcom plans Megaupload relaunch Kim Dotcom plans Megaupload relaunch
- July 12, 2016

The use of Bitcoin might be crucial for the new giant filesharing service after PayPal's decision to blacklist Dotcom-founded MEGA due to the website's " unique encryption model ". If Dotcom setting up a new file-transfer platform like MegaUpload sounds familiar, that's because he's already done it in the form of Mega, which went live in 2013. (more...)
Jordan condemns terror attacks in Saudi Arabia Jordan condemns terror attacks in Saudi Arabia
- July 12, 2016

For its part, the Muslim Council of Elders condemned the terrorist attacks in the Saudi cities and issued a statement calling for intensifying global efforts to combat terrorist groups, Petra reported. "The security of the homeland is good - it is at its highest levels and thanks be to God it gets stronger every day", Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz said as he visited the injured in hospital. (more...)
Israel imposes lockdown on tens of thousands of Palestinians in Hebron
- July 12, 2016

The previous day a Palestinian teen stabbed a 13-year-old Israeli-American girl to death as she slept in her bedroom in a West Bank settlement . The channel said the approved 800 units include 560 housing units in Ma'ale Adumim settlement , while the remaining 240 others will be allocated to the settlement neighborhood of Pesgat Ze'ev and Har Homa. (more...)
Mexico tells Trump if he wants a wall, he can build it Mexico tells Trump if he wants a wall, he can build it
- July 12, 2016

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox had previously spoken out against Mr Trump's wall , telling Fusion's Jorge Ramos, "I'm not going to pay for that f***ing wall ", in February. The former president added that USA taxpayers shouldn't pay for the border wall either, asserting that Trump "should pay for it". "There is no way to agree with comments like these which describe all Mexicans in such a way". (more...)
Man facing murder investigation after fatal Port Moody house fire Man facing murder investigation after fatal Port Moody house fire
- July 12, 2016

Homicide investigators have taken over the investigation of a 'suspicious' fire in Port Moody, B.C., that sent two adults and five children to hospital on Sunday. Police are conducting neighbourhood canvassing and collecting any video surveillance footage. All of the children were taken to hospital and treated for smoke inhalation, and one suffered serious burns on their feet. (more...)

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