Stories about World Media

Jun 06 2017

Condolences pour in for Canadian victim of London terror attack

Before moving to Europe previous year, Archibald worked in a Calgary homeless shelter. "Tell them Chrissy sent you", they said in a statement. On Twitter, people using ...

Jun 06 2017

Donald Trump Has Criticised Sadiq Khan Over The London Bridge Attack (Again)

Weighing in on his father's feud with Khan , Trump's oldest son said the London mayor should be taking care of matters in Britain after Saturday's terror attack that kill...

Jun 06 2017

London Bridge attacker known to security services as two terrorists named

Police ended the assault by shooting and killing the terrorists just eight minutes after the first emergency call. But one of the almost 50 people injured was an office...

Jun 06 2017

PIA to bring home hundreds of stranded pilgrims on Doha airport

Over 500 Pakistani pilgrims who were travelling to Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah via Qatar were stranded in Doha after Riyadh, Bahrain, UAE and Egypt chose to sever...

Jun 06 2017

Brazil's Temer loses another aide as pressure mounts

A demonstrator clashes with a police officer during an anti-government protest in Brasilia , Brazil, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. That Brazil's President Temer , a master o...

Jun 06 2017

Two of the three London Bridge terrorists are named

In a series of tweets over the weekend, Mr Trump mocked Mr Khan for saying there was " no reason to be alarmed " after the mayor said people should not be concerned by th...

Jun 06 2017

Israel, Palestinian Leaders 'Assured Me' They're Ready for 'Peace'

The Jewish state has long urged the US and others to build embassies in Jerusalem , to reflect Israel's claim to the holy city as its capital. Israel considers the hol...

Jun 06 2017

Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways license

As for the US response, both Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis say they don't think the decision will affect the fight against terrorism...

Jun 06 2017

Saudi Arabia's Feud With Qatar Has 22-Year History Rooted in Gas

In Riyadh , Trump made an impassioned appeal to Arab and Islamic leaders to "drive out" terrorists, while singling out Iran as a key source of funding and support for mi...

Jun 06 2017

Trump sons defend his criticism of London mayor

Trump then takes Khan's remark out of context. Khan had warned Londoners that an increased police presence in the wake of the attacks was nothing to worry about. The da...

Jun 06 2017

We Love Manchester Emergency Fund passes £10 million mark

Donations from more than 450,000 people during the One Love Manchester event raised an additional £2.7 million for the fund, said British Red Cross. Piers, 52, sa...

Jun 06 2017

Faith leaders condemn London attack

The faith leaders - including Dr Timothy Winter of University of Cambridge; Sheikha Selina Begum Ali, the director of the Beacon Institute; and Imam Qari Asim of Leeds mo...

Jun 06 2017

Qatar 2026 bond falls, CDS rise on rift with Arab states

Saudi Arabia and other Arab powers severed diplomatic ties Monday with Qatar and moved to isolate the energy-rich nation that is home to a major US military base, accusi...

Jun 06 2017

Officer attacked with hammer by Notre Dame in Paris

A woman interviewed from inside Notre Dame by Britain's Sky News told of hearing shots and screams, then seeing a human wave of fearful sightseers pour into the cathedral...

Jun 06 2017

US contractor arrested after leak of Russia hacking report

While neither the information nor the outlet were identified, the information was also described as a report dated May 5. Her family knows little except that they are...

Jun 06 2017

The insane amount Madrid players will receive after Champions League win

Some 400 Juventus soccer fans watching the European Champions League final in the Italian city of Turin have been injured in a stampede triggered by a bomb scare . I'm ve...

Jun 06 2017

Critics say Trump tweets may undercut legal case

The Justice Department says the courts should look only at the text of the order, not at the president's comments during the 2016 election campaign about imposing a ban o...

Jun 06 2017

Trump hits out again over travel ban

Federal courts have stopped it from being enforced. "The Justice Dept . should have stayed with the original Travel Ban, not the watered down, politically correct versi...

Jun 06 2017

United Kingdom police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before

With the London attack dominating attention, a reduction in the number of police officers in England and Wales by nearly 20,000 during Theresa May's six years as in...

Jun 06 2017

At least 1000 injured in Turin stampede

About 1,000 people were injured in the Italian city of Turin after a firecracker provoked a stampede on Saturday night, police say. Chaos ensued around ten minutes befo...