Stories about World Media

Jun 07 2017

Galway mosque vandalised during Ramadan prayers

Galway Bay fm newsroom - There was a large turnout last night at a solidarity event at Galway's Maryam mosque after rocks were thrown through the windows during a recent...

Jun 07 2017

USA unlikely to mediate Qatar diplomatic crisis

While the USA military has said it would not change its posture at Qatar's Al-Udeid Air Base, Mr Trump made a series of tweets calling into question his commitment to the...

Jun 07 2017

Over 4500 Donegal students beginning state examinations today

As 13,614 Cork students begin exams today, the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (ISPCC) is reminding young people about Childline's range of suppor...

Jun 07 2017

Brazil's court begins hearing on removing President Temer

Since the unpopular leftist leader is already out of the picture - having been impeached for breaking government accounting rules in 2016 - Temer was widely expected to b...

Jun 07 2017

UAE bans expressions of sympathy toward Qatar

Emirati Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash told The Associated Press on Wednesday in a rare interview that Trump was "very frank". Gargash said: "What ...

Jun 07 2017

Tump Phones King Salman on Qatar Crisis, Asks for Gulf Unity

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, Yemen, Libya's eastern-based government and the Maldives have all cut diplomatic and other ties with Qatar. Adel al-Jubeir says he hopes...

Jun 07 2017

Trump injects US into Arab crisis

Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Egypt have cut off diplomatic relations with Qatar, accusing it of supporting terrorism. "I consider them a...

Jun 07 2017

Vladimir Putin Supports Qatar, A US Partner Criticized by Trump

Qatar backed the plans for talks with the Saudi Arabia and other Arab powers as the Gulf rift has started taking pace. Even as Trump applauded the Arab countries' move,...

Jun 07 2017

Third London attacker named as Moroccan-Itlaian man

Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said an investigation into Butt had been downgraded as there was no evidence he posed an imminent threat. The third terrorist beh...

Jun 07 2017

London Police Detain 30-Year-Old Man Amid Investigation Into London Attack

Italian prosecutor Giuseppe Amato said there was not enough evidence to arrest or charge the 22-year-old when he was caught at Bologna airport last year. On Sunday police...

Jun 07 2017

Trump Calls For Arab Unity After Seeming To Back Split With Qatar

Qatar has said it is open to talks, but Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said the gulf state must "change their policies" and stop supporting "extremist groups". Fed...

Jun 07 2017

Putin's dinner with Michael Flynn: 'I didn't even really talk to him'

Putin, speaking to NBC News' Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly , said he recalled the dinner in question as a routine event. Pushing back, Putin even referenced an old...

Jun 07 2017

Rep. Himes: Trump's response to London 'inappropriate for a toddler'

Sadiq Khan attended a vigil for victims of the London Bridge attack . Speaking on Channel 4 News , Khan said Britain should not be "rolling out the red carpet to t...

Jun 07 2017

Attorney General Sessions offered to resign

White House press secretary Sean Spicer declined to give Sessions a vote of confidence during Tuesday's press briefing. Trump now has a collective total of close to ...

Jun 07 2017

A second Australian has been confirmed dead following the London terror attacks

Moreton Bay College graduate Sara Zelenak died in the London Bridge terror attacks . Prince Harry earlier joined those paying tribute to Ms Zelenak and Kirsty Boden...

Jun 07 2017

UAE: Social media users face jail for Qatar sympathy

More worryingly, food imports are getting affected in Ramadan as Saudi Arabia closed its land border with Qatar , stranding thousands of trucks carrying supplies. Some...

Jun 07 2017

Qatar's unifying World Cup vision erodes as nations cut ties

Qatar's neighbors have long accused the country of tolerating or even encouraging support for extremist groups, including al-Qaida's Syria branch - all of which Qatar den...

Jun 07 2017

Megyn Kelly Criticized for Vladimir Putin Interview as He Denies Hacking

Trump previously visited Russian Federation on business matters. "You have created a sensation out of nothing", Putin said . Media reports said Flynn either misinformed ...

Jun 07 2017

Republican-led House committee asked for 'unmasked' Russian Federation intelligence

Four were issued to former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Trump's longtime lawyer Michael Cohen, as well as their respective firms. Now it is in the hands ...

Jun 07 2017

Trump tried to have top intel officials shut down Comey's Russian Federation investigation

Mueller III, Trump was not a target. Citing unnamed current and former law enforcement officials, the Times reported that Comey believed Sessions should protect the...