Stories about World Media

Jun 04 2017

PM Narendra Modi meets French President Emmanuel Macron

It is our duty. "For us, this is an article of faith". "The clean India movement has embarked on a programme to clean the 2,500 kilometer long Ganga", Modi said. "Every...

Jun 04 2017

Pittsburgh mayor issues Paris Agreement executive order

Trump himself dodged the question Wednesday during an event in the White House, when he merely replied "thank you" and left the room when a reporter asked whether he b...

Jun 04 2017

London terror attack: Six dead, 20 injured

The mayhem began just after 10 p.m. (2100GMT), when police responded to reports of a vehicle hitting pedestrians on London Bridge , which crosses the River Thames in cen...

Jun 04 2017

Merkel Says Climate Fight Is 'Irreversible' Despite U.S. Leaving Paris Deal

President Trump has announced that the U.S. will be withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement , it is expected that the U.S. will expand its oil production even m...

Jun 04 2017

Iran says U.S. weapons sale to Saudi to jeopardize regional security

But news accounts have not accused Trump of naming Israel as a source of the information. Terrorism's devastation of life will continue to spread. Trump encouraged Musl...

Jun 04 2017

Ireland's Ruling Party Names First Gay Prime Minister

The 38-year-old leader became the first openly gay Cabinet minister in Ireland after coming out in 2015. Following the announcement on Friday evening, Varadkar said h...

Jun 04 2017

Pakistani, Indian troops trade fire in Kashmir, wounding 2

Recent clashes between neighboring rivals India and Pakistan have turned fatal, according to the Pakistani military, which said it has killed a number of Indian soldie...

Jun 04 2017

UK Conservatives have 15 point lead over Labour

Mr Corbyn said that an inquiry into the leak will be launched with the findings of the probe released after June 8. Corbyn, a veteran anti-war campaigner who is opposed...

Jun 04 2017

India has active territorial dispute with China

When Australia and the U.S. look at Southeast Asia they see several security threats. For Thailand, in particular, he pointed out to a return to democracy as a point wh...

Jun 04 2017

Pedestrians run over by vehicle on London Bridge; Police dealing with 'incident'

Officials in the United Kingdom say that after the van hit pedestrians on the bridge, three men armed with large knives then fled the scene and started attacking people a...

Jun 04 2017

Jitters over pound give stock market a boost

The currency's drop "is another example of markets not being prepared for a close election, let alone a hung parliament ", said Sean Callow, a senior currency strategi...

Jun 04 2017

World must unite, foil Trump blow to planet

Michael Bloomberg is pledging to fill a funding gap created by President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord , offering up to $15 million to sup...

Jun 04 2017

London Bridge attack: What we know so far

First, she said , the attackers "are bound together by the single evil ideology of Islamist extremism that preaches hatred, sows division and promotes sectarianism". Taxi...

Jun 04 2017

US election hackers could have been from anywhere, says Putin

Putin , in remarks that projected ridicule, sarcasm and exasperation, denied that Russian officials had discussed sanctions in meetings with Trump's aides, and said tha...

Jun 04 2017

Ceasefire hopes for civilians in war-torn Philippine city Marawi

PNP chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa said among the priority are those who are secretly providing supplies for the Maute Group gunmen in Marawi City. Numerous resc...

Jun 04 2017

At least two French citizens injured in London attack - French President's Office

Network Rail has confirmed London Bridge station will remain closed today, with trains passing through but not stopping there. Liam Connell was in Katzenjammers Bie...

Jun 04 2017

A timeline of the London Bridge terror attack

Less than two weeks ago, an Islamist suicide bomber killed 22 people including children at a concert by US singer Ariana Grande in Manchester in northern England. The p...

Jun 04 2017

Dunedin green lights climate change stand

But others point out that study about lost jobs that the president cited was written by groups that are opposed to the Paris accords, and that they used some worst-case...

Jun 04 2017

Afghanistan: 18 killed in vehicle bomb attack targeting security forces

Officials said the attack in the eastern city of Khost targeted a special unit of Afghan forces providing security for USA troops in the area. Meanwhile, at least 22 mi...

Jun 04 2017

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

Chancellor Angela Merkel: "Today we are united across borders in horror and mourning, but also in determination", she said in a statement. And that's what we know so far ...