Stories about World Media

Jun 07 2017

Mauritania breaks diplomatic ties with Qatar

This comes after Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain broke off their diplomatic ties and all land sea and air contacts with fellow Gulf Arab state Q...

Jun 07 2017

Africa, Europe commit to Paris deal ahead of two major summits

Those efforts had been led by citizens and cities, he added, not the federal government, aided by market forces that have made solar and wind energy cheaper than coal. Gr...

Jun 07 2017

Trump Weighs In On Gulf Diplomatic Rift

The broadside came as Kuwait's ruler flew to Saudi Arabia to try to resolve the split. Trump's tweet appeared at odds with comments from USA officials who had said on...

Jun 07 2017

Top aide to former US president Jimmy Carter, Zbigniew Brzezinski, dies

The Carter administration also witnessed the transition of Iran into an Islamic republic and the 1979 hostage crisis, as well as the US arming of mujahideen in Afghanis...

Jun 07 2017

Cancel Trump visit urges Sadiq Khan

Trump has made combatting jihadists a central plank of his politics, using deliberately inflammatory rhetoric and attacking the "political correctness" of those advocati...

Jun 07 2017

Putin-Kelly Interview Revealed Absurdity of the Charges Leveled Against Russia

United States intelligence agencies concluded in January that Moscow tried to tilt the election campaign inTrump's favour, including by hacking into the emails of senio...

Jun 07 2017

Attackers were failed clerk, pastry chef and an Italian man

According to Italian media reports, Zaghba's status as a potential militant was notified to the British and Moroccan secret services. Metropolitan Police assistant com...

Jun 07 2017

Theresa May Criticizes Trump for Sparring With London Mayor

You stand shoulder to shoulder with them in times of adversity but you call them out when they are wrong and you tell them when they are wrong. Mr Khan's spokesperson...

Jun 07 2017

Qatar credit default swaps continue edging up on diplomatic rift

Qatar vehemently denies the accusations. Qataris crowded into supermarkets to stock up on goods, fearing shortages. "His [Mr Trump's] message was that we need unity i...

Jun 07 2017

Outrage as Trump lashes out at London mayor after attacks

It came after Mr Khan warned the citizens of London that there would be an increased armed police presence on the streets over the coming days, adding that there was " ...

Jun 07 2017

'Terrorism Is Indefensible', UK Imams Refuse Islamic Funeral Prayers to London Attackers

He replied in the affirmative, but did so while solidarising himself with "a lot of very responsible people who are very anxious that she was at the Home Office for all t...

Jun 07 2017

Police release all detained over London attack

That fact provided a line of attack for Corbyn, who called on May to resign even as he said the best remedy was to vote her out. Dozens were injured, 18 of them critica...

Jun 07 2017

Kuwait tries to mediate Qatar crisis

Its al-Udeid Air Base serves as a launching pad for coalition jets bombing IS sites in Iraq and Syria. Plus, Qatar is seen as soft on Iran with which it shares the world'...

Jun 07 2017

Are new Trump hotels exploiting presidency or just business?

Chawla, whose Chawla Hotels Inc.is converting three existing MS hotels into the American Idea properties, and Trump Organization executives say politics play no role in t...

Jun 07 2017

White House's Sanders grilled about Trump's 'travel ban,' London tweets

Trump commented on the vehicle and knife attack that killed at least seven people in London at the conclusion of a Sunday night fundraiser for Ford's Theater, scene o...

Jun 07 2017

Mayor hits back at 'ill-informed' Trump over tweets about attack

Khan's spokesman said the mayor has "more important things to do" than respond to Trump's tweet. Donald Trump has said he will do "everything in our power to assist t...

Jun 07 2017

No need to cancel Trump's visit to UK- Johnson

President and Mayor were "at war with each other". Police shot dead all three attackers. "Thank you, Mayor Khan, for your leadership during this crisis", it added. "The C...

Jun 07 2017

'7 of 12 held for London terror attack are women'

On March 22, five people were killed in London after Khalid Masood rammed his auto into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge before fatally stabbing a policeman outside ...

Jun 07 2017

Second London terror victim named as James McMullan

He said many people were "very anxious that she was at the Home Office for all this time, presided over these cuts in police numbers, and now is saying that we have a pro...

Jun 07 2017

Police ID 2 London attackers

Butt was a recognized Islamic State follower in the streets around his home in the Barking district, where he tried to recruit children and proselytized openly in a nea...