Stories about World Media

Jun 06 2017

UK opposition leader urges PM Theresa May to quit over police cuts

She said: "Violence can never be allowed to disrupt the democratic process". "We've got an election on Thursday and that's perhaps the best opportunity to deal with i...

Jun 06 2017

US Senate orders Trump to hand over campaign documents

U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Richard Burr (R-NC) on Thursday said former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn will not honor a subpoena for Russian inves...

Jun 06 2017

Foreign relief aid pledged to Sri Lanka after floods

He said 400 people had volunteered so far for a major clean-up of wells and appealed for donations of water pumps. Sri Lanka - The UN Migration Agency (IOM) today (30/0...

Jun 06 2017

Former adviser Flynn to hand over documents for Senate's Russian Federation probe

No date for testimony in front of the intelligence committee has been set. Attorney General Jeff Sessions in early March recused himself from the Justice Department'...

Jun 06 2017

United Nations chief urges Israelis, Palestinians to resume negotiations

Israel later withdrew from Gaza but lay a siege to it. " The occupation has been continuing for fifty years now, and this is a very bad thing". "The Six Day War wa...

Jun 06 2017

These are the six big things Apple is announced today

It will be able to translate languages - English to Chinese, French, German, Italian and Spanish to begin with - and will be able to suggest topics based on user behavior...

Jun 06 2017

Guterres calls for two-state solution for Israel, Palestine

Israel, in fact, shocked the world with its lightning victory over Egypt, Jordan, and Syria in the Six-Day War, greatly expanding its territory with global implications. ...

Jun 06 2017

PM accused of politicising London terror attack

Mrs May said it was right for election campaigns to be suspended as a mark of respect to victims. But even with campaigning suspended, May made a strongly-worded - and ...

Jun 06 2017

Paris police: Security operation under way near Notre Dame

Police urged passersby to avoid the area. Police in Paris say they are dealing with an incident in front of Notre Dame cathedral. A witness who is locked down insid...

Jun 06 2017

Gulf row: Qatar's foreign minister calls for calm as diplomatic crisis spirals

Qatar hosts the largest U.S. airbase in the region, which is crucial to the fight against Islamic State group jihadists, and is set to host the 2022 football World Cup....

Jun 06 2017

Contractor charged with leaking classified materials on Russian election interference

Fox News published a photo that apparently came from Winner's Instagram account identifying her and said that Winner's lawyer declined to confirm which agency victor ...

Jun 06 2017

Saudi, UAE banks hold off on Qatar deals; central banks investigate exposure

Analysts at Citibank, the American financial giant, said the closing of Qatar's land border with Saudi Arabia and ending of air and maritime commerce could hit econ...

Jun 06 2017

US could withdraw from United Nations Human Rights Council

The jobs were not attainable as long as we lived under those regulations. The Paris Agreement, which was signed in 2015, involves almost 200 countries with a goal to limi...

Jun 06 2017

Trump renews Twitter attacks on London's mayor

Both men lived in Barking , an ethnically diverse part of east London where police carried out several raids on Sunday and Monday. In a statement , Scotland Yard...

Jun 06 2017

London attacks: Two of the three killers identified

Trump accused Khan of making a " pathetic excuse " over his statement urging Londoners not to be alarmed by the presence of additional police on the streets in response t...

Jun 06 2017

Third London attacks suspect reportedly Italian-Moroccan

An official at the Bologna chief prosecutor's office said Zaghba was stopped at the city's airport after arriving on a flight from London 2016. "Could this have been pr...

Jun 06 2017

London attack: Molotov cocktails 'found in back of terrorists' van'

Khuram Shazad Butt (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 said. Volunte...

Jun 06 2017

London Attack: Attacker Known to Authorities As PM's Record Called Into Question

London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Monday fired back at President Trump, saying his city will not let anyone "divide our community". "She was a friend to many here", said Ka...

Jun 06 2017

France says wants dialogue to end row between Arab states, Qatar

The flight suspensions will immediately impact passengers on busy air routes between the Qatari capital, Doha , and other Middle Eastern cities, such as Egypt, Abu Dhabi...

Jun 06 2017

Hillary slams Trump over tweet on London Mayor

Victims and their families gave harrowing accounts of the sudden and random attacks that sent scores of people out on a Saturday night fleeing crowded restaurants and p...