Stories about World Media

Jun 04 2017

Vladimir Putin wonders if USA hackers framed Russian Federation during presidential election

But when talking with Kelly, Putin seemed to muddy the waters. He then suggested that hackers from within the United States could also have been responsible, and used Rus...

Jun 04 2017

Death toll in London Bridge attack rises to 7

Armed British police rushed to London Bridge late Saturday after reports of a vehicle running down pedestrians and people bein. A taxi driver told the BBC that thre...

Jun 04 2017

Militants plough van into crowd on London Bridge, stab others on street

The gang had metal canisters strapped to their chests and two of them were reportedly shot dead by armed police, witnesses said . The terror unfolded as officers arriv...

Jun 04 2017

Ireland has made history by electing their first openly gay Prime Minister

He came out as a gay in 2015 when Ireland became the first country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage through popular vote. Varadkar said he was "delighted an...

Jun 04 2017

YouGov poll after Question Time still predicts hung parliament

The poll indicated the Tories could lose 20 of the 330 seats they hold, and Jeremy Corbyn's Labour gain almost 30 MPs. Nonetheless, this morning's poll points to th...

Jun 04 2017

'Grim' reports of London attack: former PM

The van was traveling at approximately 50 miles per hour when the incident took place, according to BBC reporter Holly Jones who was at the scene and witnessed the cras...

Jun 04 2017

Climate move seeks to please Trump's most ardent backers

Even if there is temporary discord among countries over the issue, the world as a whole must remain firmly committed to steady progress toward the goal of maintaining sus...

Jun 04 2017

Trump speaks with Theresa May on brutal London terror attacks

The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn , called the incidents "brutal and shocking" adding that his thoughts were with the victims and their families. At least 48 others w...

Jun 04 2017

Defying Trump, US states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord

Figueres clarified that she is not happy that President Trump pulled the USA out of the Paris agreement . "We feel the betrayal much more significantly because we re...

Jun 04 2017

Photographer captures moment armed police ended London Bridge terror attack

The Metropolitan Police said they were called just after 10 p.m. (2100GMT) to reports of a vehicle hitting pedestrians on the bridge, which crosses the River Thames in ce...

Jun 04 2017

UK poll: Labour neck-and-neck with Tories

With less than a week to polling day, Opinium in The Observer has the Tory advantage down to just six points whereas ComRes for the Independent and Sunday Mirror shows ...

Jun 04 2017

Putin on Defense: US Hackers Could Have Framed Russia

Petersburg that the cyber disrupters might have awakened in " high spirits " and made a decision to meddle simply on behalf of their country. "I have read these repo...

Jun 04 2017

There's no problem: Virat Kohli on alleged differences with Anil Kumble

The build-up to what is arguably cricket's most anticipated fixture has been dominated by reports of a falling out between India captain Virat Kohli and coach Anil K...

Jun 04 2017

US Defence Secretary pressurises China over N.Korea

The UN security council unanimously passed a resolution with new sanctions against North Korea Friday after the regime launched its ninth ballistic missile test of th...

Jun 04 2017

Multiple Incidents Reported At London Bridge,Borough Market And Vauxhall

The patrons sheltered in the basement until police arrived. The police said the vests were later established to be hoaxes. " London's Metropolitan Police said the even...

Jun 04 2017

Putin ridicules USA focus on ambassador contacts

During a wide-ranging panel discussion at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum on Friday (2 June), American journalist Megyn Kelly questioned Putin whether...

Jun 04 2017

Lead of UK Conservatives holds, May now seen negatively

It seems that politicians never learn. And secondly, could the polls just be wrong? If our Sri Lankan politicians rely on the positioning of the stars and those who int...

Jun 04 2017

Several People Hurt After Vehicle Crashes into Pedestrians on London Bridge

Borough Market, next to London Bridge, was busy at the weekend night with lots of people enjoying food and drinks in the bars. A witness told Reuters that at least...

Jun 04 2017

London Attack: What we know so far

Shocked over the deadly London terror attacks , Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday condemned the deadly incident, while extending his condolences to the bereaved...

Jun 04 2017

London terror attack: Six dead; 48 injured; three suspects killed

Witnesses told the BBC they saw a separate incident at the nearby Borough Market where several men were stabbed. He said the pub was then closed and armed police told...