Stories about World Media

Jun 05 2017

Islamic State claims London attack: IS-linked agency

A Canadian was killed in the attack and a Spanish citizen, one Australian and four French people were also among the wounded. The three attackers were shot dead by poli...

Jun 05 2017

Residents shield Christians in bold exodus from Philippines city

Numerous outsiders came to Marawi using the cover of an Islamic prayer festival in the city last month, said Philippines military spokesman Lt. Col. Cadres of the M...

Jun 05 2017

French citizen among the dead in London Bridge terror attack

He said police were increasingly confident the attack had been carried out by three individuals, but needed to establish whether others were involved in the planning. She...

Jun 05 2017

Terrorists Killed In Attack On CRPF Camp In Jammu And Kashmir's Bandipora

The spokesman added the attack was effectively repulsed. The Sumbal camp of the CRPF is the headquarter of 45th battalion which was headed by Chetan Kumar Cheeta who ...

Jun 05 2017

Ariana Grande benefit concert starts in Manchester

The show will raise money for those impacted by the bomb attack on May 22, which struck the Manchester Arena at the end of a concert by Grande. Robbie Williams then led...

Jun 05 2017

U.K. Will Revamp Technical Education After Election, May Says

London [U.K.], June 4: British Prime Minister Theresa May's approval ratings have shrunk to six points in the latest opinium poll ahead of the final week of campaignin...

Jun 05 2017

French national among 7 killed in London Bridge terrorist attack

He said: "They were running up, going this is for Allah. they ran up and they said this is for Allah and they stabbed this girl". Home Secretary Amber Rudd said last mont...

Jun 05 2017

Trump shot down over Khan tweets

London authorities are investigating reports that a vehicle has hit pedestrians on London Bridge . "We cannot and must not pretend that things can continue as they are"...

Jun 05 2017

Nicola Sturgeon: SNP would support Labour on an 'issue by issue' basis

Meanwhile, Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has said SNP/Liberal Democrat marginal seats across the country could decide whether an independence referendu...

Jun 05 2017

May's Conservatives send new mixed message on tax as UK election nears

But different polling methods have produced a dramatically wide range of forecasts - from May losing her majority in parliament to winning a landslide victory. Corbyn was...

Jun 05 2017

British police will name London Bridge attackers when "operationally possible"

Australia said one of its citizens was among the injured. "The public can expect to see additional police - both armed and unarmed officers - across the capital as you ...

Jun 05 2017

Trump finds it hard to recruit new staff for a shake-up

A midnight tweet from President Donald Trump has social media trying to find a meaning in the mysterious term "covfefe". As always, the choice of which track is in th...

Jun 05 2017

Brave British Transport Police officer tackled attackers "armed only with baton"

She said a new approach to tackle extremism is required, including changes that would deny terrorists and extremist sympathisers digital tools used to communicate and pl...

Jun 05 2017

Curfew In Srinagar Day After Hizbul Commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat Killed

The Kashmir Valley has been on the edge since Saturday when Hizbul commander, Sabzar Bhat was killed in a gunfight with the security forces in Saimoh village of Pulwam...

Jun 05 2017

Ireland Just Elected An Openly Gay Man Its Next Prime Minister

A headline in the Daily Mail in the United Kingdom reads: "Son of Indian immigrant on course to become Ireland's first openly gay prime minister after being chosen to suc...

Jun 05 2017

Indebted gambler behind Philippines casino attack

Some gamblers there were injured when they jumped from windows, attempting to escape, and the 36 people who were killed reportedly died from smoke inhalation, from fires ...

Jun 05 2017

Mosul siege extends IS fight in Iraq, puts civilians at risk

That allowed the Iraqi army to rack up many quick gains in the fight against the militant group. Iraqi forces have taken another step toward wrestling Mosul from IS...

Jun 05 2017

Champions League glory a huge step for Madrid youngster Asensio

Ronaldo scored twice in the final, finishing the season with 16 goals in his last 10 games. It's very hard to reach the Champions League final two years running, but we d...

Jun 05 2017

'Love will win' - Muslim community lay flowers for London attack victims

At least one minicab company tweeted an offer of free rides for people stranded in the area. The chief of the US Embassy in London launched a thinly veiled attack on ...

Jun 05 2017

London attackers killed seven, police shot dead all three assailants

Evil, evil people", he told The Guardian newspaper. "He was being stabbed quite coldly and he slumped to the ground", he said of the victim. "We thought it was a vehi...