Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

Jordan reduces diplomatic representation with Qatar

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...

Jun 08 2017

Bangladesh ready with evacuation plans as cyclone nears

According to the Xinhua news agency, the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology of Myanmar issued an orange alert on Monday morning as Mora approached. Cyclone Sidr in...

Jun 08 2017

President Trump to nominate Christopher A. Wray as Federal Bureau of Investigation director

In a tweet outlining his choice, Mr Trump said lawyer Christopher Wray is "a man of impeccable credentials". Wray rose to head the Justice Department's criminal divisio...

Jun 08 2017

Trump accuses Khan of 'pathetic excuse'

And while political campaigning has been suspended in the United Kingdom in tribute to the victims, the US President went on to attack the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan , ...

Jun 08 2017

Trump mulling gag on public testimony of ex-FBI chief

In an interview with ABC News, White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway appeared to indicate the President would allow Mr Comey to testify. To try to prevent Com...

Jun 08 2017

Support for Qatar Could Land You in Jail, UAE Warns Residents

Saudi Arabia then cited the false item as part of its reason for instituting a diplomatic and economic blockade against Qatar, the report said. Trump, who spoke of the ne...

Jun 08 2017

Comey statement: Trump expected 'loyalty,' wanted to lift Russia 'cloud'

It was specifically the details surrounding his firing, Mike Flynn's firing, and the phone calls, and whether or not he had been truthful about those phone calls. "I repl...

Jun 08 2017

N Korea fires what appear to be land-to-ship missiles

The latest provocation came less than a week after United Nations Security Council passed a new resolution expanding sanctions against the country as punishment for its m...

Jun 08 2017

Iran blames Saudis for deadly Tehran hit

In a statement after the attacks, the Guards said they "will never allow the blood of innocents to be spilt without revenge". The deputy head of Iran's National Securit...

Jun 08 2017

Australian nurse Kirsty Boden died helping others in London attack

He said in part, "It is truly humbling that bright, hard-working people like Kirsty were fearless enough to run towards danger in aid of victims lying helpless on the bri...

Jun 08 2017

Parents insist accused leaker not a flight risk

The Department of Justice has said victor admitted to the accusations against her, but Nichols, told the Associated Press "if there is a confession, the government ...

Jun 08 2017

Trump pushes Gulf unity in call with Saudi king

Momani said Jordan hopes that the Arab countries overcome this "regrettable stage" and resolve the crisis on solid ground, the news agency said. Navy Capt. extremism, a...

Jun 08 2017

Spain urges UK to speed up IDs on bridge victims

Following the attack, 12 people were arrested in connection with it on June 4, even as the homes of one of the deceased attackers was raided . The police there had fou...

Jun 08 2017

United States suspects Russian Federation planted fake news behind Qatar crisis

Nauert praised Qatar for its role in fight against terrorism. He said his recent visit to Saudi Arabia was "already paying off" and the development might mark the "be...

Jun 08 2017

Blast at Indian fireworks factory triggers deadly blaze

The cracker factory was owned by one Waris Ahmed and was being run legally, Yadav said. "As of now the death toll in the incident has gone up to 25". People at the site...

Jun 08 2017

Trump vows to do whatever is necessary to protect U.S.

MSM is working hard to sell it! The London police are already overstretched due to the increased police presence in the coming days, so having to deal with Trump pr...

Jun 08 2017

"Trump Slammed For 'Ill-Advised" Tweet About London's Mayor After Terror Attack

Hizzoner also offered a message of solidarity to his counterpart in London, Mayor Sadiq Khan , as Khan deals with the aftermath of the three terrorists' rampage that lef...

Jun 08 2017

Chronicle of a Testimony Foretold: Comey before de Senate

At the time of his firing, Comey had been overseeing the federal investigation into possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russia's election meddling, outraging Democ...

Jun 08 2017

SNP manifesto sets out 'triple lock' for second referendum

Claiming to be in favour of a 50p top rate of tax across the United Kingdom but refusing to introduce one in Scotland where she actually has the power to do so is cynic...

Jun 08 2017

Macron comes clean on awkward Trump handshake

Trump also has a habit of patting the hand of the other person as he shakes hands. Emmanuel Macron has declared last week's "death grip" handshake with Donald Trum...