Stories about World Media

May 30 2017

UK police arrest 16th person in connection with Manchester attack

Police have released surveillance-camera images of Abedi on the night of the attack that show him dressed in sneakers, jeans, a dark jacket and a baseball cap. The st...

May 30 2017

India imposes security lockdown in Kashmir to stop protests

Bhat, head of the Hizbul Mujahideen militant group, was killed in a gunfight with government forces in Tral area, some 40 kilometres south of Srinagar . Senior separ...

May 30 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation declines to provide Comey memos to Congress

The FBI's assistant director for congressional affairs, Gregory Brower, in a letter to Republican committee chairman Jason Chaffetz on Thursday said that the investigat...

May 30 2017

Rights activists in Paris protest Putin visit

As a candidate, Macron had tough words for Russian Federation, accusing it of following a "hybrid strategy combining military intimidation and an information war". After ...

May 30 2017

44-year-old man arrested in Manchester bombing inquiry

On Friday, Greater Manchester police arrested a 30-year-old man they believe had some connection to Abedi. Meanwhile, it was also reported that Abedi had transited thro...

May 30 2017

SCV to honor war dead Monday

Memorial Day started after the Civil War in 1868 and was originally named Decoration Day - a day set aside to decorate the graves of fallen military members after the ...

May 30 2017

USA senator says Putin is "bigger threat" than Islamic State

While McCain admitted that he has "seen no evidence they succeeded", the Republican asserted that "they tried and they are still trying to change elections". "I know so...

May 30 2017

Rouhani declared victor in Iranian elections

Two dropped out to back Raisi and Rouhani, respectively, while the remaining candidates - reformist Mostafa Hashemitaba and conservative Mostafa Mirsalim - were headed fo...

May 30 2017

Strong winds, thunderstorms hit Moscow, killing 11 people

The death toll was the highest due to storms in the capital in a single day for nearly 20 years. Russian officials told the Associated Press that most of the fatalities...

May 30 2017

Utahns React To CBO Score Of Republican Health Care Legislation

Approximately 23 million people would lose their insurance. Moran said a health care reform plan should allow more competition in the market, allow people to buy ...

May 30 2017

US Says it Has Shifted Strategy in Fight Against ISIS

We don't have to wait until they have an intercontinental ballistic missile with a nuclear weapon it to say that [the threat] is manifested completely", he said. Mattis t...

May 30 2017

Iran's president mocks Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia as 'just a show'

Rouhani emphasized that all countries have reached an understanding that unity in the fight against terrorism is the right path, adding that Iran has been and would be i...

May 30 2017

Kushner wanted 'link' with Russian Federation

Reports also say that Kushner proposed that a secret communications channel could be set up between the Trump transition team and Russian Federation. Lewandowski's ret...

May 30 2017

Police arrest man on English south coast in bombing inquiry

When asked how many potential militants the government was concerned about, Rudd said Britain's security services were tracking 500 different potential plots, involving 3...

May 30 2017

Philippines pounds militants as civilians found shot dead

Padilla said. Philippine National Police Chief Ronald de la Rosa said the operation takes time because the gunmen take advantage of the urban environment, moving quic...

May 30 2017

Trump Reportedly Tells 'Confidants' US Will Leave Paris Climate Deal

Todd Stern, former climate envoy for President Barack Obama said withdrawal would be "an act of diplomatic malpractice". President Trump himself acknowledged the ...

May 30 2017

Theresa May blames 'fake claims' as she denies dementia tax U-turn

But it did not propose a cap - a maximum amount that people would have to pay. Jeremy Hunt said: "We couldn't be being clearer: not only are we dropping it [the cap], b...

May 30 2017

Spokesperson: Germany's Merkel is a 'deeply convinced Atlanticist'

President Donald Trump said he needed more time to decide whether to back a key climate accord. "I experienced that in the last a few days, and therefore I can only say...

May 30 2017

The real reason for Memorial Day

The answer is simple - Veterans Day celebrates the military service of all veterans, while Memorial Day , celebrated across the USA on Monday, honors those who died fo...

May 30 2017

Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

He unleashed a flurry of tweets on Sunday, lashing out at what he calls the "fake news" media. Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the House intelligenc...