Stories about World Media

Jun 07 2017

Ariana Grande Manchester charity show tickets sell out within 6 mins

It appears as though the bombing at the Manchester Arena has not scared off loyal Arianators as the pop sensation's " One Love Manchester " charity concert is off...

Jun 07 2017

Dem Accused of Comparing Trump to '20s Germany' Wins NJ Gov Primary

The state's gubernatorial primary has been the subject of much less national attention than a spate of four special elections for House seats and next week's primary in t...

Jun 07 2017

Senegal recalls ambassador in Qatar, backs Saudi Arabia

The Chairman National Human Rights Committee of Qatar , Ali bin Smaikh Al-Marri, said that the 14-day term given to Qataris by those nations after breaking diplomatic ti...

Jun 07 2017

Did Donald Trump push more than USA interests at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit?

Some of the allies - particularly Eastern European nations deeply anxious about Russian aggression - were hopeful that Trump would state a firm commitment to NATO's Ar...

Jun 07 2017

Justin Bieber cries during Manchester benefit performance

The full list of broadcasting partners which simulcasted the BBC One signal from the Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground included Freeform/ABC in the US, NBC Univers...

Jun 07 2017

UK's Boris Johnson: 'No reason' to cancel Trump state visit

Khan previously called for the visit to be cancelled following Trump's travel ban on mainly Muslim countries in January. Khan spoke out after the US President attacke...

Jun 07 2017

Brazilian Ministry Building Set on Fire as Protests Turn Violent

Brazil's supreme court has opened investigations into Mr Temer for allegedly obstructing justice, passive corruption and being a member of a criminal organisation. Fede...

Jun 07 2017

United States holds breath for high-stakes Comey hearing

The White House has repeatedly denied that Trump tried to press Comey to end the investigation into Flynn or otherwise impeded the Russian Federation investigation. He's ...

Jun 07 2017

Paris agreement: Govt, business leaders to endorse climate accord despite Trump's withdrawal

A tweet from China expert John Pomfret quoted unnamed sources as saying that Rank had resigned as he could not support Trump's decision last week to withdraw from t...

Jun 07 2017

London police arrest more suspects over bridge attack

One of the London Bridge attackers was 27-year-old Khuram Butt, a British citizen born in Pakistan. British police on Tuesday named the third London Bridge atta...

Jun 07 2017

Sadiq Khan: 'Sick and evil extremists' will be defeated

SADIQ KHAN has called on the government to cancel the state visit by Donald Trump after the U.S. president continued to criticise his response to the London Bridge ter...

Jun 07 2017

Manchester Arena investigation: UK Police arrest ten and charge three

British officers said the leaks had caused "distress and upset" to the victims' families. The US President said intelligence leaks related to the Manchester attack in...

Jun 07 2017

London attack: United Kingdom was warned about third attacker

Police have said the attack lasted about eight minutes. This is what we know about the attackers so far. The innocent bystander shot in the head by a stray police b...

Jun 07 2017

US report finds shortfalls in airstrike near Aleppo mosque

Bontrager said the investigation into the strike established that the structure hit had a religious goal, but noted that the military was unaware that the building next ...

Jun 07 2017

INTERNATIONAL: UN rights chief decries Palestinian, Israeli suffering

Israeli Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon visited Ramallah last week to meet with Palestinian Authority (PA) Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah, marking a rare direct meeting betw...

Jun 07 2017

U.S. lawmakers to press intel chiefs on Russian Federation ahead of Comey hearing

While Comey is anxious to recount his version of his conversations with the President, he also appears likely to sidestep questions about how he felt about Trump's commen...

Jun 07 2017

Senator to asks officials about Trump's push back on Russia investigation

While the intended focus of Wednesday's hearing is the foreign intelligence surveillance law, other senators have said they plan to question Coats, Rogers, Acting FBI Dir...

Jun 07 2017

Islamic State claims attacks on Iran parliament, shrine

Iranian security officials have not said who might have been behind the attacks, although state media called the assailants "terrorists". Both the terrorist attacks cau...

Jun 07 2017

Iran Parliament attack: All four terrorists gunned down

Press TV , Iran's worldwide broadcaster, also showed footage of people fleeing parliament and gathering outside the building. "We will remain, God willing". The tomb hous...

Jun 07 2017

Killed, Dozens Wounded in Iran Parliament Attack

Shops in the area were shuttered, and gunfire could be heard. "The guards became suspicious of their bags and when they wanted to search them, shooting began and they kil...