Stories about World Media

Jun 01 2017

Kabul blast: Several died due to heart-attack; IS claims responsibility

Number of wounded rises to 360. An earlier assessment given to CNN said seven United States citizens were injured. They were assigned to the U.S. The vigilance and ...

Jun 01 2017

Spicer Insists Trump Has 'Unbelievable' Relationship With Merkel After Trip

While Trump hit back in a tweet , and far-right commentators in the USA aired their outrage at the chancellor's comments, at home Merkel was defended by even her most ...

Jun 01 2017

Trump son-in-law tried to set up secret communications with Russian Federation?

Is a White House shakeup underway? He added: "Whenever you see the words "sources say" in the fake news media, and they don't mention names ... it is very possible that...

Jun 01 2017

UN chief says 'absolutely essential' that Paris climate deal implemented

Trump faced considerable pressure to hold to the deal during visits with European leaders and Pope Francis on his recent trip overseas. But there may be "caveats in the...

Jun 01 2017

BBC Election Debate 2017: House Of Cards Trolls Theresa May On Twitter

She was pressed by Mr Paxman over her climbdowns on a proposed Budget hike in national insurance and her social care changes just days after they were unveiled in the Tor...

Jun 01 2017

Trump Drunk-Tweets 'Covfefe,' and We Have a Lot to Discuss

Moments after tweeting about the "meaning of covfefe" on Wednesday, he turned to Twitter again to blast the Russian Federation probes and address a series of other issues...

Jun 01 2017

Key GOP senators slam House Obamacare replacement after CBO report

But that would be partly because policies would typically provide fewer benefits and sicker people would be priced out, it concluded. Only 20% of American voters say th...

Jun 01 2017

How Trump's visit revamped US Mideast policy

The day Trump was elected, but before the results were known, I wrote in Al-Monitor about a missile attack by Houthi rebels, Iranian proxies, from the Red Sea coast. An...

Jun 01 2017

Saudi Cartoonists Show Trump Morphing From Enemy To Partner

Trump singled out Iran as a key source of funding and support for militant groups. The president on Sunday implored Muslim nations to form a new coalition to defeat ext...

Jun 01 2017

China reportedly installs rocket launchers on disputed South China Sea island

Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonio Carpio urged the government to file another case against China after President Rodrigo Duterte disclosed last week that China...

Jun 01 2017

Trump meets European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders in Brussels

The rebuke was being criticized by opponents. When Trump tried to lighten the mood with a joke about NATO's gleaming new home base - "I never asked once what the new...

Jun 01 2017

Egypt to Compensate Victims of Minya Attack on Coptic Christians

A young woman speaking from her hospital bed said the assailants ordered the women to surrender their jewellery and money before they opened fire, killing the men first a...

Jun 01 2017

Trump's 'covfefe' lights up the internet

Trump's first tweet, in its entirety, read, "Despite the constant negative press convfefe". Six hours later the tweet had been deleted, but in the meanwhile "covfefe" t...

Jun 01 2017

Trump Will Pull US From Paris Agreement On Climate Change

The frenzied chatter and speculation is on over whether President Trump will withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement this week. Trump could also a...

Jun 01 2017

May blasts opponent on Brexit as poll lead narrows

Opinion polls show Labour have closed the gap on the Conservatives substantially during the campaign, but Corbyn's personal ratings remain low and the party has struggl...

Jun 01 2017

9 local guards dead, 11 Americans wounded in Kabul

An Afghan health official says the rush-hour suicide vehicle bombing in Kabul has killed at least nine people and wounded as many as 90. The explosion shattered windows...

Jun 01 2017

New poll shows possible defeat for Theresa May

SNP Westminster leader Mr Robertson said his party would hold the Tories to account on Brexit , welfare and protecting public services, and vowed to offer "a strong...

Jun 01 2017

Trump's 'covfefe' tweet leaves Internet guessing

Even invent a word and ignite the internet! Naturally, the good people of Twitter (well, they're mostly good) went to town with Trump's generous gift, speculating a...

Jun 01 2017

More raids by police investigating Manchester terror attack

The Mail on Sunday newspaper reported that the Federal Bureau of Investigation told MI5 in January that British-born Abedi, who was of Libyan descent, was part of a North...

Jun 01 2017

US admiral: North Korea's action 'recipe for disaster'

North Korea's missile programme is progressing faster than expected, South Korea's defense minister said yesterday, hours after the UN Security Council demanded the No...