Stories about World Media

Jun 07 2017

Qatar must 'change policies': Saudi foreign minister

Momani said Jordan hopes that the Arab countries overcome this "regrettable stage" and resolve the crisis on solid ground, the news agency said. The official noted that...

Jun 07 2017

California, China sign agreement on climate, cleantech

USA media outlets say he stepped down over Mr Trump's controversial announcement last week that the United States was withdrawing from the Paris agreement . China is the...

Jun 07 2017

Graham: 'I Just Don't Think' GOP Can Put Together Obamacare Repeal Bill

At this point, one GOP aide said it's time for the conference to make some tough decisions. "We either go or we don't". "It's unlikely we will get a deal", Republican S...

Jun 07 2017

Election 2017: Conservatives plan to revive Board of Trade

The Opinium poll made for more comfortable reading for May than another one published overnight by Survation which showed her lead over Labour had narrowed to just 1 pe...

Jun 07 2017

London Mayor Suggests Trump Shouldn't Get State Visit After Unfounded Twitter Attacks

And as a proud and patriotic British Muslim I say this: you do not commit these disgusting acts in my name. "Your perverse, disgusting ideology has nothing to do with t...

Jun 07 2017

Trump urges Gulf unity in call with Saudi king

The U.S. military began moving into Al Udeid not long after the September 11 terrorist attacks when Saudi Arabia asked the Americans to leave. Qatar's foreign ministe...

Jun 07 2017

London mayor tells AP he doesn't care about Trump tweets

The Prime Minister told the Sun: "The relationship with America is our deepest and most important defence and security relationship". "Having said that, I think Do...

Jun 07 2017

Korea rejects latest UNSC resolution, vows to continue nuclear buildup

However, Kim Jong-un ignored all the warning of G7 summit leaders and fired one short-range ballistic missile that has landed in the sea on Japan. It was the first time...

Jun 07 2017

Al-Jazeera slams 'unjustified' closure of Saudi office

Qatar has also hosted talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban. "Leaders pointed to Qatar - look!" Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, Yemen, Libya's eastern-bas...

Jun 07 2017

Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system

The indictment against victor alleges she "printed and improperly removed" classified intelligence reporting that was dated "on or about May 5, 2017."Classified documents...

Jun 07 2017

Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways' licences

They said the break was prompted by Qatari support for Islamist militants and Iran , something Doha vehemently denies. The Foreign Minister said his government had...

Jun 07 2017

Penguins up 2 in Cup chase

He allowed four goals on 11 shots in Game 1 and has allowed 20 goals over his past six games after allowing just 16 over his first 11 playoff games. Still, it was a goa...

Jun 07 2017

Kuwait tries to mediate crisis between Qatar, Arab nations

It helped free members of its own royal family from captivity by Shiite militants in Iraq. Qatar also once had open ties to Israel. Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani spok...

Jun 07 2017

Democrats cry foul as House intelligence chairman issues 'unmasking' subpoenas

The subpoenas went to the agencies and not to those individuals personally, and it's unclear whether requests for the same information were sent out prior to the subpoena...

Jun 07 2017

China, California, sign agreement on climate, clean technology

Tuesday's meeting indicates that China views California, one of the United States' most environmentally conscious states, as a valuable ally in the matter. China in rec...

Jun 07 2017

Trump says Qatar row shows his Middle East trip 'paying off'

Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain said they would cut air, sea and land links with Qatar. I consider them a host to our very important bas...

Jun 07 2017

London Bridge Attack: American Hit in Head by Police Bullet, Witness Says

The latest terror attack, just four days before the general election on June 8, comes less than two weeks after a suicide bomber, Salman Abedi, targeted a Manchester conc...

Jun 07 2017

Trump says Qatar dispute could end terror

The move came just two weeks after U.S. President Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia and vowed to improve ties with both Riyadh and Cairo to combat terrorism and contain I...

Jun 07 2017

Egypt blames Libya for training militants

Then in April, during Palm Sunday services, there were coordinate bombing attacks on Coptic churches in two different cities, killing over 75 people and wounding dozen...

Jun 07 2017

Election 2017: Five key things about the Question Time special

The leftwinger's lifelong opposition to nuclear weapons has drawn severe criticism from within his own party, and he was heckled Friday for refusing to say whether he wou...