Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

North Korea launches multiple surface-to-ship missiles

It followed the May 29 test of a ballistic missile - the ninth this year - which North Korea said featured a precision control guidance system and saw the missile h...

Jun 08 2017

USA calls for resolving rift between Qatar, Gulf nations

Trump also appeared to suggest the decision to sever diplomatic relations with Qatar , home to a large USA military base , was understandable. The official said ...

Jun 08 2017

Mandsaur violence: Centre's attitude is to give money for blood, says Congress

He alleged the collector's statement that the police had not applied any cane charge or firing on farmers, was very objectionable. Singh was replaced with OP Shrivastava,...

Jun 08 2017

Polls open in United Kingdom election after campaign marred by attacks

Polls suggest that Theresa May's Conservative Party hold a lead of around six points over Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party, although outliers suggest that lead could b...

Jun 08 2017

Trump urges Qatar leader to resolve diplomatic crisis with Arab nations

Mohammed el-Iraqi, the spokesman for the Egyptian community in Qatar , has told Egyptian media that Egyptians in Qatar panicked when the crisis erupted but that ...

Jun 08 2017

FBI Believes Russian Hackers Planted Fake Story in Qatar Media, Sparking Crisis

For the USA military, which is supporting Iraqi troops assaulting Mosul and readying a major push into Raqqa, the Islamic State's de facto capital in Syria, the base has ...

Jun 08 2017

Ahead of United Kingdom election, 5 arrested over London, Manchester terror attacks

One of the three terrorists, slain by British police during a deadly attack in London last Saturday and having double Italian and Moroccan citizenship, had been flagg...

Jun 08 2017

North Korea Test-fires Anti-ship Missiles

The JCS said that the projectiles are assumed to be anti-ship cruise missiles, and that they flew 200km. In a statement, Seoul's Foreign Ministry said it would take...

Jun 08 2017

Payments in UAE banking system normal after Qatar rift

Tajwar said the number of stranded Pakistani passengers was not clear because they were customers of Qatar Airways , but PIA was in contact with the Pakistani embassy in...

Jun 08 2017

Ilford arrest in London Bridge attack investigation

She said she didn't approve of his London friends and never felt comfortable in the London neighborhood where he lived. He also went by the name Rachid Elkhdar ...

Jun 08 2017

United Kingdom leaders make final campaign pitch on poll-eve

To win a overall Commons majority, a party needs to win 326 seats. When prime minister Theresa May unexpectedly called a general election for tomorrow (8 June) back...

Jun 08 2017

Comey account could fuel obstruction accusations against Trump - legal experts

To build a criminal obstruction of justice case, federal law requires prosecutors to show that a person acted with "corrupt" intent. Comey offers only that Flynn is a...

Jun 08 2017

The 3 things Comey's advance testimony corroborates from press reports, Trump

Comey, whom Trump abruptly fired last month, is set to testify before the Senate Intelligence panel on Thursday about his interactions with Trump and whether the presiden...

Jun 08 2017

UK PM May´s lead halves to 5 points - Kantar poll

Mr Corbyn focused more on Labour strongholds than any other type of seat, spending 37% of his visits addressing crowds of party faithful, compared with only 5% in Labour ...

Jun 08 2017

Kabul to host peace meet after deadly violence

Afghanistan's Ministry of Interior Affairs on Tuesday said a terrorist attack targeting the Great Mosque of Herat killed at least seven people and injured 16 others. Kab...

Jun 08 2017

Myanmar adds search vessels to look for plane

More than half of the passengers were from military families, including 15 children and 35 soldiers, he said. Earlier , the plane - carrying soldiers, their families a...

Jun 08 2017

Putin Tells Qatar's Emir Russia Wants Diplomatic Solution to Crises

Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir. "We have moved from severing diplomatic relations to a comprehensive blockade of worldwide conventions and human right...

Jun 08 2017

Trump far less credible than Comey - but majorities don't trust either

Worse yet, at the February 14 Oval Office meeting where the president asked that the FBI stop investigating Michael Flynn, several high-ranking members of the intelligenc...

Jun 08 2017

3rd London Bridge terrorist named, man not known to police

The 12 others arrested have been released without charge. Zaghba had lived mainly in Morocco but had recently spent time working in Britain, most recently at a Londo...

Jun 08 2017

Comey's Opening Statement Makes Interactions with Trump Sound Like The Godfather

Nine times, Comey said. Within short order, aspects of the dossier were discredited. Put plainly: The president known for his "You're fired" catchphrase as a reality TV...