Stories about World Media

Jun 06 2017

Arab nations cutting ties with Qatar GCC's internal matter: Sushma Swaraj

In Yemen, Qatar supports the Saudi-led (and US -backed) coalition against the Houthi group, which Iran aids. "The ransom payments are the straw that broke the camel's...

Jun 06 2017

Qatar crisis not to hit gas supply, says minister

Oil prices fell almost 1 percent on Monday on concerns that the cutting of ties with Qatar by top crude exporter Saudi Arabia and other Arab states could hamper a global...

Jun 06 2017

Qatar's dispute with Arab states lifts oil prices, may impact LNG supplies

Trump has tried to promote. Bahrain , Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Yemen made no demands of Qatar as their decision plunged the global travel h...

Jun 06 2017

London attack:Pakistani-origin man among two attackers

Khuram Shazad Butt , aged 27, was a British citizen born in Pakistan , who was already known to police and Britain's domestic spy agency MI5, London's police force sa...

Jun 06 2017

Macron says handshake with Trump 'wasn't innocent'

Macron said Trump and the Turkish and Russian presidents Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin "think in terms of power ratios, which doesn't bother me". embassy in...

Jun 06 2017

Qatar row: Saudi, Egypt to cut Doha links

In the biggest diplomatic crisis to hit the Gulf region in years, five Arab nations, including Saudi Arabia and Egypt, on Monday, cut ties with Qatar, accusing it of ...

Jun 06 2017

Kellyanne Conway's husband takes shot at Trump's tweets

Neal Katyal, a lawyer working on a different case opposing the travel ban, tweeted: "Its kinda odd to have the defendant in HawaiivTrump acting as our co-counsel". The 4...

Jun 06 2017

New Zealand defeat in 2015 was crucial to England's revival - Eoin Morgan

Despite rain playing spoilsport, they would take a lot of confidence from that performance. "I think we proved that in Leeds after what happened in Manchester". "But cert...

Jun 06 2017

Identities of two London Bridge attackers revealed

ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack on Sunday night, although they provided no evidence for their involvement or details of the attack. One has since been released...

Jun 06 2017

Trump Believes in Climate Change, Says US Ambassador

Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey pointed to the economic consequences of the decision . That combative tone came amid a wave of bitter condemnation from around the world a...

Jun 06 2017

HSBC cuts short-term forecasts for Brent, but still sees higher prices ahead

On Monday, Saudi Arabia, the main contributor to the OPEC move to cut production, led a regional effort to sever ties with Qatar , a fellow OPEC member, because of all...

Jun 06 2017

North Korea official: We can hit China with nuclear-tipped missile

North Korea appears determined to make headway in its nuclear and missile programs, despite South Korea's diplomatic overture aimed at restoring peace on the divided p...

Jun 06 2017

Travel ban must for U.S. security: Trump following London terror attacks

He urged the Justice Department , which he oversees, to seek a "much tougher version" of the order. Sanders said the president had asked the Justice Department to p...

Jun 06 2017

Scrap Trump's state visit, urges London mayor Sadiq Khan

A spokesman for Khan responded that the mayor "has more important things to do than responding to Donald Trump's ill-informed tweet that deliberately takes out of conte...

Jun 06 2017

Trump Honors Fallen Warriors At Arlington National Cemetery

President Donald Trump is honoring America's military dead at Arlington National Cemetery during his first Memorial Day ceremony. Trump, along with Vice President...

Jun 06 2017

Hostage situation in Melbourne following blast

Another hostage was killed by fragments of a bullet fired by police who stormed the cafe and killed the gunman, who was not affiliated to any militant groups and acted al...

Jun 06 2017

NATO chief: Trump's 'absolutely' committed to alliance

As it turns out, most of Trump's national security advisers - including Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, Defense Secretary James Mattis, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson - wer...

Jun 06 2017

Korea rejects S. Korean group's offer of malaria help

Beijing "must recognize that with a role as a growing economic and trading power comes security responsibilities as well", he said. China has always respected and main...

Jun 06 2017

Alabama executes man for 1982 murder-for-hire

The many delays have been painful for Troy Wicker's family, Grantham said , including one of his sisters, who died of cancer soon after Arthur's last reprieve. He said t...

Jun 06 2017

Trump renews attack on London Mayor

Trump hit back, calling the mayor's comments "nasty" and challenged Khan to an IQ test. This prompted Mr Khan's spokesman to state the mayor has " more important things...