Stories about World Media

Jun 02 2017

Why don't you call me on my cellphone

Donald Trump has urged world leaders to contact him via his cellphone, current and former US officials told the Associated Press . According to a report by the Assoc...

Jun 02 2017

Trump's tweeted typo covfefe becoming vanity license plates

Donald Trump's latest twitter salvo was also perhaps his most confusing to date. That, she believes, includes finding out covfefe's meaning, just as Trump suggested ...

Jun 02 2017

Riot Games cofounders will be honored with a BAFTA Special Award

If they are not one of the ten teams in the league at the end of the 2017 season, they will be required to pay an additional $3 million. Franchising, long seen as the b...

Jun 02 2017

Ban vs Eng: Bangladesh get a root canal

England won the toss and made a decision to field first as they went with a five-man seam attack along with Moeen Ali as the spin bowling option while Bangladesh ...

Jun 02 2017

Putin says Russia never involved in hacking

Likening hackers to free-spirited artists acting according to their moods, he said cyber attacks could be made to look like they had come from Russian Federation when the...

Jun 02 2017

Lankan passenger's bomb threat disrupts Malaysia airlines flight

Passengers confronted the man and tackled him down to the ground, with airline staff using makeshift handcuffs to restrain him. Langdon said the incident was not terror...

Jun 02 2017

Putin says 'patriotic Russians' may have staged cyber attacks

Petersburg, Prime Minister Narendra Modi indicated in an article published ahead of his visit on Wednesday. "We don't do this at a state level, have no intention of d...

Jun 02 2017

Patriotic Russians may have staged cyber attacks on own initiative: Putin

Modi's visit to Russian Federation comes amid he and other world leaders expressed commitment to fighting climate change after U.S. President Donald Trump indicated tha...

Jun 02 2017

Cyclone Mora pounds Bangladesh coast, damage reported

All flights were suspended to and from Chittagong worldwide airport and the Cox's Bazar airports in Bangladesh as wind speeds remained above 117 kmph. Police said a wom...

Jun 02 2017

Theresa May hopes Brexit passion will stop Labour surge as election looms

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said that Labour would challenge other parties to back their manifesto in a hung parliament . The Press Association's poll ...

Jun 02 2017

Three people released without charge in connection with the Manchester Arena attack

The question of Abedi's burial echoed a debate that has raged in Israel over the burial of Palestinian terrorists who have carried out attacks against Israelis. Mancheste...

Jun 02 2017

Conservative lead narrows to nine points one week before election

Jeremy Corbyn, her opponent in the race for Number 10, has been buoyed by an opinion poll which suggested the Tory lead had been reduced to just three points. Tim Farron,...

Jun 02 2017

Pro-Paris deal protest planned outside White House

WASHINGTON (AP) - Building suspense about America's role in the world, President Donald Trump planned to announce Thursday whether the US would stay in a global climate ...

Jun 02 2017

Jeremy Corbyn: 'I will deal with those already burdened with student debt'

He said the Tories are "weak and wobbly" and can not be believed after the PM's U-turn on her controversial social care reforms and her failure to set out how many pensio...

Jun 02 2017

Trump gets twisted up in his own weird Russia logic

After he returned from Europe, the president also disparaged White House leaks and "fake news" from the media in a series of tweets , apparently in response to a num...

Jun 02 2017

New UK Poll Sees Conservatives Drop, Labour Popular with Youth

As a result, the pound trimmed some of its losses to trade 0.1% lower against the dollar for the session. "Speculative short positions have been unwound, leaving sterli...

Jun 02 2017

More military airstrikes hit Maute rebels' hideouts in S. Philippines

MEMBERS of the Islamic State-linked Maute group fighting the military in Marawi City should surrender now while they still can, or else die, the Armed Forces of the Phi...

Jun 02 2017

Trump breaks campaign promise by not moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

Under the 1995 act, the U.S. State Department would see a 50-percent cut in all its future budgets for "acquisition and maintenance of buildings abroad" until the new emb...

Jun 02 2017

USA decries Washington, DC, brawl during Erdogan's visit

The Turkish president gets out of his vehicle and looks straight at the chaotic scene behind him. Clashes broke out when a group of male and female protesters began c...

Jun 02 2017

'This will change': Trump tweets anger at Germany's Merkel

Trump and Merkel "get along very well", Spicer said. "He has a lot of respect for her". Spicer asserted that Trump views not just Germany , but the rest of Europe, as ...