Stories about World Media

Jun 06 2017

British media avoid naming London attackers, but publish descriptions

This story is developing. The PM said the attack was driven by the same "evil ideology " behind the May 22 Manchester suicide bombing that left 22 people dead, and the...

Jun 06 2017

We won't let Trump 'divide our communities,' Khan says

Trump, in the aftermath of an attack in San Bernardino, California, calls in a statement for a "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until ou...

Jun 06 2017

Trump says vile enemy' has waged war on us for too long

In a series of tweets, President Trump challenged Mr Khan for saying there was "no reason to be alarmed". Earlier Monday, London City Hall said it had installed securit...

Jun 06 2017

Manchester concert to assist victims

A suicide bomber killed 22 adults and children outside Ariana's concert at the Manchester Arena . The choir has raised over £5,000 for the victims of the Manchester...

Jun 06 2017

U.S. cities, firms will honour climate pact, says Bloomberg

World leaders are pledging to boost their efforts to curb global warming in response to President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Paris c...

Jun 06 2017

Sudan expresses concern over Arab-Qatar rift, offers to mediate

The current and former US officials said they were unable to identify precisely what may have triggered the four countries' coordinated decision to cut ties, which was la...

Jun 06 2017

United Kingdom opposition leader calls on prime minister to resign

He said many people were "very anxious that she was at the Home Office for all this time, presided over these cuts in police numbers, and now is saying that we have a p...

Jun 06 2017

Trump will not use executive privilege to block James Comey's testimony

Trump had been considering whether to invoke executive privilege on his White House conversations with Comey and keep him from testifying Thursday before the Senate...

Jun 06 2017

Trump to push for overhauling roads, bridges, air traffic

Trump will be speaking in the Rose Garden today about his plans to separate air traffic control operations from the Federal Aviation Administration . Although Shuste...

Jun 06 2017

Police arrest man in connection with Manchester terror attack

A 24-year-old man was arrested Friday evening in the Rusholme area of Manchester, with police tweeting that " he was arrested on suspicion of offences contrary to the ter...

Jun 06 2017

Kellyanne Conway's husband weighs in on Trump

Now that the case may go to the Supreme Court , it's incumbent upon Trump and his team to prove these judges wrong. At one point, Trump posted a tweet that indicated L...

Jun 06 2017

'I hope it's not another attack': Sask. woman recounts London attack

This is what we know about the attackers so far. The Islamic State (IS) terror group claimed responsibility for the attack . Twenty-one of the 48 people injured in t...

Jun 06 2017

Nearly 6 in 10 oppose Trump scrapping Paris agreement

Despite his decision to leave the deal, Trump would stick to the four-year-long withdrawal process stipulated by the agreement, which means that the US withdrawal won't...

Jun 06 2017

5 killed in Orlando workplace shooting

Multiple fatalities. Situation contained. More details will be revealed as a press conference at 1 p.m. The dead were identified as Robert Snyder, 69; Brenda Montan...

Jun 06 2017

Van strikes as many as 6 people on London Bridge

He also used the name Rachid Elkhdar. Raids and arrests were continuing as police said the identity of the three assailants was known. His brother, Mark, said on Fac...

Jun 06 2017

London mayor says Trump will not 'divide our communities'

On Monday the president brushed aside criticism of his original posting, tweeting: "Pathetic excuse by London Mayor Sadiq Khan who had to think fast on his "no reason to ...

Jun 06 2017

Trump will not block ex-FBI director Comey's testimony

The fired FBI director agreed to disclose details regarding his conversations with the President particularly about the agency's investigation into alleged Russia's ...

Jun 06 2017

Pakistani born British citizen named as one of the London attackers

Cook said while the attack is tragic, she was impressed with the London police's quick response and consistent communication with the public. Police said they were ...

Jun 06 2017

Troops meet fierce Isis resistance in Mosul push

Seven months since the operation to retake Mosul began, Iraqi forces have removed Islamic State from all but a pocket of territory in the western half of Mosul , inc...

Jun 06 2017

Sri Lanka flood death toll reaches 146

Soldiers cleared road access to most of the affected areas while others were reachable by boat, said Maj. Save the Children's country director in Sri Lanka , Chris...