Stories about World Media

Jun 04 2017

Russia says North Korea nukes are a 'direct threat'

However, the Security Council did vote unanimously to add 15 individuals and four entities linked to the North's nuclear and missile programmes to a United Nations sancti...

Jun 04 2017

British police round up 12 people linked to London attack

He said there would be extra police presence in London on Sunday. This is, as we all know, the third terrorist attack Britain has experienced in the last three months...

Jun 04 2017

Bloomberg to Give $15M for US' Share of Paris Agreement

Scores of business leaders , including many who are Trump advisers, signed open letters to Trump, imploring him not to withdraw. The announcement follows Trump's decis...

Jun 04 2017

Trump Healthcare Bill Fails To Keep Promises

The division falls along party lines, with 78 percent of Democrats saying they approve of the Affordable Care Act and 67 percent of Republicans favoring the AHCA. "I kn...

Jun 04 2017

12 suspects arrested in connection to London attack

A large cordon remains in place in the affected areas as officers conduct searches to ensure there are no suspects outstanding. At just after 10pm local time on Saturd...

Jun 04 2017

Police rush to London Bridge after reports of van hitting pedestrians

The attack occurred five days before a parliamentary election and was the third to hit Britain in less than three months. May said the vote would go ahead as planned on T...

Jun 04 2017

India committed to climate change pact: Harsh Vardhan

India is committed to protecting climate, irrespective the Paris agreement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here today but avoided a direct reference to the United...

Jun 04 2017

Seven killed in London terror attack

Three men then left the vehicle and stabbed a number of people in Borough Market, south of the bridge. The attackers stormed bars and restaurants, stabbing people at ra...

Jun 04 2017

Canadian 'impacted' by London terror attack that killed seven, official says

Police said multiple casualties were reported, and British media reported that more than one person had been killed in the rampage. Three men reportedly fled the van wit...

Jun 04 2017

Pakistan wins toss and bowls vs India in Champions Trophy

Former Australia fast bowler Craig McDermott has applied for the post of India head coach, which will become vacant at the conclusion of the ICC Champions Trophy tour...

Jun 04 2017

Pakistani president condemns bombing in Kabul

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said the "despicable" attack had happened "in the immediate vicinity" of the German embassy and that an Afghan guard had also been ...

Jun 04 2017

China, EU claim climate leadership as U.S. steps back

Other North Carolina cities include Asheville, Charlotte, Durham and Winston-Salem. Coderre also issued a statement saying that, despite the setback of losing the US, c...

Jun 04 2017

Donald Trump criticises Sadiq Khan's response to London attack

A British Transport Police officer and an off-duty officer were among the injured. No details have been released about the suspects, who were shot dead within minutes b...

Jun 04 2017

Ex-FBI director Comey to testify June 8 before Senate committee

The GOP staffer, who was not authorized to discuss the issue publicly and spoke only on condition of anonymity, said the chairman has the authority to sign off on subpoen...

Jun 04 2017

UK PM May calls for beefed up terror response after London attack

An Australian and four French nationals were among the 48 people rushed to hospital after the attack. Britain's Labour Party and the Scottish National Party have announ...

Jun 04 2017

Australia's Turnbull in Singapore for official visit

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said that China risks dividing the region by rewarding nations that support it, while isolating nations that don't. He also s...

Jun 04 2017

Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh 50's demolish Pakistan in ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Speaking to reporters in New Delhi on Monday, the minister said " cricket and terrorism can't go hand-in-hand". "I am fasting for Ramadan and I am fasting for my nat...

Jun 04 2017

Iran condemns London attack, calls for unity in fight against terrorism

Most controversial, however, was her claim that there had been "far too much tolerance of extremism" in the United Kingdom - a passage which infuriated Jeremy Corbyn's su...

Jun 04 2017

Separate from Europe at what price?

Americans twice came to Europe's rescue in the late 20th century, at a massive human and financial cost. Then the migrants streamed in from Syria, Libya, Afghanistan and ...

Jun 04 2017

Protecting climate an article of faith for us, says Modi

France is the 17th-biggest carbon-emitter. "We are in favour of this Paris Agreement and we will continue to work in that direction, even beyond the Paris Agreemen...