Stories about World Media

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

#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

White House Defends Trump Criticisms of London Mayor

Deputy Assistant to President Trump , Sebastian Gorka defended him on Newsnight, saying: "If this is going to be another discussion about a tweet for six minutes then ...

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...

Jun 07 2017

Pro-Trump group attacks Comey ahead of his testimony

Insider James Comey , but it's important to set the record straight in advance of and during his testimony". Is Trump under investigation by the FBI? Trump, a rati...

Jun 07 2017

Lions bank on order emerging from training ground chaos

A day after head coach Warren Gatland took exception to suggestions the Lions would adopt the " Warrenball " tactic of trying to bash the ball over the advantage line, us...

Jun 07 2017

Hope Trump will rethink decision on Paris climate deal: Rajnath Singh

The US president said the deal was not tough enough on China and India. Trump has always been a denier of global warming and climate science, although the White Hou...

Jun 07 2017

Augusta woman Reality Winner accused of taking classified documents

Winner's attorney, Titus Thomas Nichols, declined to confirm to AP whether she is accused of leaking the NSA report received by The Intercept . On June 3, victor was...

Jun 07 2017

Afghan leader issues peace demand to Taliban

Previous global efforts to bring the Taliban to the negotiating table have failed, but diplomats in Kabul hailed Tuesday's conference as a stepping stone to peace. "The d...