Stories about World Media

Jun 05 2017

Mideast airlines halt Qatar flights as Gulf crisis escalates

The country has been called "the Club Med for Terrorists" and "most two-faced nation in the world, backing the US -led coalition against the militants of the Islamic Stat...

Jun 05 2017

European gov'ts condemn USA withdrawal from Paris agreement

It's unclear whether the president is playing golf, and the press pool said it would file another report when it gets more information about the president's activitie...

Jun 05 2017

No justification countries cutting ties

Etihad Airways and Emirates are to suspend all flights to and from Doha , following the decision by Saudi Arabia, Egypt , Bahrain and the UAE to cut diplomatic ties...

Jun 05 2017

Saudi, Egypt, UAE and Bahrain Cut Ties with Qatar for 'Terrorism'

Moreover, Qatar's trade ties with its neighbors are "relatively small", and most of its oil and gas exports go to Asia. The Gulf states and Egypt said they we...

Jun 05 2017

Durant, Curry spark Warriors win in NBA Finals Game Two

But that wasn't enough. The game marked the return of Warriors coach Steve Kerr, who was sidelined earlier in April by persistent back pain following several surgeries....

Jun 05 2017

Muguruza breaks down in tears, blasts 'disrespectful' French Open crowd

And as Muguruza walked to the locker room after her defeat, she wagged a finger toward the stands before bursting into tears during her post-match interview. "For me, o...

Jun 05 2017

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Bahrain cut ties to Qatar

State producer Qatargas told Japan's Jera Co . that it would keep supplying LNG as normal in spite of the Saudi-led severing of diplomatic ties with Qatar, Jera spokesma...

Jun 05 2017

USA left isolated on climate change

And confronted by the increasingly divergent world views of the U.S. Republican and Democratic parties, many Canadians appear to be readily embracing the latter. It's u...

Jun 05 2017

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE, Egypt cut ties with Qatar

Qatar's Foreign Affairs Ministry said there was "no legitimate justification" for the countries' decision, though it vowed its citizens wouldn't be affected by it. Th...

Jun 05 2017

7 die in London terror attack

Forensic investigators were working on the bridge, where buses and taxis stood abandoned. The Islamic State said a "soldier" from the group carried out the attack. With o...

Jun 05 2017

London Mayor Sadiq Khan and Donald Trump's war of words

Trump said he had spoken with British Prime Minister Theresa May to express America's "unwavering support" and offer US assistance as the British government works to pr...

Jun 05 2017

O'Neill feels Mexico defeat was 'excellent preparation' for Ireland

He has made just seven Premier League starts for the Clarets and the same number of appearances as a substitute , scoring one goal, a stunning equaliser against cham...

Jun 05 2017

North Korea missiles are a 'direct threat' to Russia - says minister

In a sign of the US commitment to the region, Mattis said that soon about 60 percent of overseas tactical aviation assets would be assigned to the region and he would w...

Jun 05 2017

Evacuations as cyclone approaches Bangladesh

At least six people were killed as cyclone Mora made landfall in Bangladesh on Monday, damaging several houses. Community leader Abdus Salam said there had been no ...

Jun 05 2017

Corbyn calls for May to resign as PM over police cuts

The State Department also said it was monitoring the situation in London closely, and advised American citizens in Britain to heed the advice of local authorities and m...

Jun 05 2017

Mattis turns up heat on N Korea, China

US allies have been anxious by Trump's actively courting Chinese President Xi Jinping to restrain North Korea, fearing Washington might allow China a more free rein elsew...

Jun 05 2017

London attack: Police 'know identities of London Bridge attackers'

London police said three of the attackers are already dead and that they are conducting multiple raids in the city as part of their investigation. "They went 'This is...

Jun 05 2017

IS jihadists claim responsibility for London attack

She said she heard shots fired, and an ambulance took some people away. "The situation these officers were confronted with was critical, a matter of life and death - th...

Jun 05 2017

Pak-origin man among 3 responsible for London terror attack?

The assailants ran people over on London Bridge before lunging seemingly at random at the crowds gathered around Borough Market, which is full of restaurants and bars...

Jun 05 2017

London attack: Prime Minister says bridge attackers identified

In the incident on June 3, seven people were killed and at least 48 injured after a van veered off the road on London Bridge and struck several pedestrians. "Run over...