Stories about World Media

Jun 07 2017

Donald Trump criticises London Mayor Sadiq Khan's 'pathetic' response to terror attack

Three terrorists drove a van into pedestrians on the bridge and after striking those on foot, exited the vehicle and began stabbing patrons at nearby facilities in the Bo...

Jun 07 2017

UK Conservatives of PM May on course for bigger majority - opinium poll

The poll suggested the campaign has damaged the reputation of the Prime Minister, despite a likely Conservative win, with Theresa May's net approval ratings falling fro...

Jun 07 2017

Trump backs Saudi-led efforts to isolate Qatar

When asked about possible worldwide diplomatic efforts to end the crisis, he said, "I don't believe there is a mediation". Qatar claims hacker's broke into the state's ...

Jun 07 2017

Trump Releases New Statements Seemingly Supporting the Qatar Blockade

The country has only around 270,000 citizens, but is the world's biggest producer of liquefied natural gas, sharing a vast underwater field with Iran . Emails obtained a...

Jun 07 2017

Backed Syrian Force Launches Offensive on ISIS-Held Raqqa

The coalition claimed in a statement on Tuesday that the Syrian forces had entered the so-called de-escalation zones near the border with Jordan and Iraq despite severa...

Jun 07 2017

UN Secretary General cautions Israel over Palestine

On Monday, June 5, Palestinians and their supporters marked 50 years since the 1967 Six Day War , when Israeli forces occupied the remaining 22 percent of historic Pa...

Jun 07 2017

UK threat level to remain at severe following London attack - May

Dozens were injured, 18 of them critically, in the attack that started on the London Bridge , when three attackers swerved the vehicle into pedestrians then, armed with ...

Jun 07 2017

#GE2017: 6 key seats that could see Tories edge out Labour

Of those planning to vote Conservative, 76% think Theresa May has had the best campaign, while a fifth, 19%, think Jeremy Corbyn's has been better. She has proposed ...

Jun 07 2017

After Trump Tweets About Terror Attack, London Mayor Wants President's Visit Canceled

Khan told a local radio host he wasn't bothered by Trump's Twitter attacks, noting he was especially busy as the mayor of a city dealing with an attack and didn't have ...

Jun 07 2017

Russian hackers 'planted false story' behind crisis between Qatar, Arab states

The Gulf countries ordered their citizens out of Qatar and gave Qataris overseas 14 days to return home to their peninsular nation, whose only land border is with Saudi A...

Jun 07 2017

Nature Disapproves: Environmental Check May Suspend THAAD Deployment in S Korea

Seoul agreed previous year under Moon's ousted predecessor Park Geun-Hye to deploy the powerful missile intercept system to guard against threats from nuclear-armed North...

Jun 07 2017

BPI fixing 'internal error' that affected deposits

The lender blamed an error in internal data processing for unauthorized transactions in its clients' accounts. BPI said there was an "internal data processing error" an...

Jun 07 2017

Remembering the Fallen at Arlington

And Kelly's son-in-law Jake is a wounded warrior. Bob Dole , who sat in the audience at today's ceremony, thanking him for his service in World War II. And many remember...

Jun 07 2017

White House Preps for Comey's Testimony, But Without a 'War Room'

White House officials had weighed trying to block Comey by arguing that his discussions with the president pertained to national security and that there was an expectati...

Jun 07 2017

China: Won't release men who probed Ivanka Trump supplier

The three activists were preparing to issue a report accusing factories that make shoes for the daughter of USA president Donald Trump of a host of violations including...

Jun 07 2017

Trump expects Senate health care bill in summer

Several Republicans had previously said they expected to have draft legislation this week, though most were non-committal on that target Tuesday. "We're getting closer ...

Jun 07 2017

US President Donald Trump sides with Saudis, other Arab nations against Qatar

Last month the president hailed his visit to Saudi Arabia, where he met with dozens of Arab and Muslim leaders - including Qatar's Emir. "We decided to make it clear ...

Jun 07 2017

London mayor calls for cancellation of Trump visit to UK

Butt "was known to the police and MI5" but there was no intelligence to suggest the attack was being planned, the Metropolitan Police said. All three London Bridge ter...

Jun 07 2017

London Mayor Khan suggests calling off Trump state visit to Britain

After several tweets , including one offering U.S. support to the United Kingdom and another criticizing London Mayor Sadiq Khan , Trump tweeted Sunday morning: "Do...

Jun 07 2017

Third London Bridge attacker named

One of them has been identified as Irish-Moroccan Rachid Redouane , announced national counter-terrorism police chief Mark Rowley. He said Butt had called him a traito...