Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

GCC nations issue more threats against Qatar

Arab countries at odds with Qatar accuse it of supporting militant groups and advancing their arch-rival Iran's agenda in the region - charges Doha calls baseless...

Jun 08 2017

What Does Trump Gain By Attacking His Own Justice Department on Twitter?

The courts in January halted Trump's initial order, which banned travel from seven majority-Muslim countries and indefinitely halted entry to Syrian refugees. Keller ad...

Jun 08 2017

12 dead after attacks in Iran

Earlier on Wednesday the deputy head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards promised retaliation on Islamic State and its allies. Some reports said the terrorists entered throu...

Jun 08 2017

Qataris banned from boarding flights to UAE - Etihad

Moscow on Wednesday dismissed allegations that Russian hackers helped spark the diplomatic crisis around Qatar , after CNN reported that USA officials believed they p...

Jun 08 2017

Sacked FBI chief: Trump pressured me on Russia probe

The closest comparison, he said, was the appearance 44 years ago of President Richard Nixon's White House counsel John Dean, who, after being fired by Nixon, gave damning...

Jun 08 2017

Iran says IS-claimed attacks killed 16

In an outpouring of support against Iran, dozens of countries have condemned Wednesday's attack on the country's parliament and on the mausoleum of the Ayatollah Khomeini...

Jun 08 2017

UK election too close to call, polls differ widely

But they mostly suggest Ms May will increase the small majority she inherited from David Cameron a year ago, shortly after the surprise referendum result to take Brita...

Jun 08 2017

Comey's Prepared Statement Appears To Confirm Previous Reports

Roy Blunt, R-Mo., right, questions Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , and other top national security chiefs as the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence di...

Jun 08 2017

10000 evacuated, 3 dead as fires engulf South African town

According to Western Cape government spokesperson James-Brent Styan‚ the Incident Command Centre was assessing damage to almost 20 suburbs in the area. The airport was cl...

Jun 08 2017

Top Senate intelligence Democrat: 'more investigating to do'

Richard Burr of North Carolina, said he would focus Wednesday on reauthorizing a key portion of a USA surveillance law that is set to expire later this year. What's - wha...

Jun 08 2017

Die, many injured in IS attacks on Iran

They were the first attacks claimed by Islamic State inside the tightly controlled Shi'ite Muslim country, one of the powers leading the fight against IS forces in ne...

Jun 08 2017

Legal experts analyze weight of Trump's comments to FBI director

However, Trump felt "completely and totally vindicated" by the written testimony , his private attorney said, as Comey confirmed he had told the president he was not per...

Jun 08 2017

169 dead in Sri Lanka floods; waters recede

The death toll from floods and landslides in Sri Lanka has risen to 169, with close to half a million people displaced. According to the May 28, 2017 advisory of the ...

Jun 08 2017

Ethnic tensions bubble in Nigeria in echo of Biafra civil war

Tribalism however reached new heights as 16 Northern Youth Groups offered an ultimatum to Igbo citizens residing in their states demanding that they depart their bases in...

Jun 08 2017

Union representing Toronto Zoo workers reach tentative agreement with zoo

No details about the agreement have been released; however the union has previously said that their dispute with management moistly revolved around job security. "As a re...

Jun 08 2017

Theresa May has become the Tories' Gordon Brown

Another gentlemen in the audience said: "Would you use it as second use or would you allow North Korea or some idiot in Iran to bomb us and say "ooh, we better start talk...

Jun 08 2017

UAE condemns terror attacks in Iran

Police officers control the scene, around of shrine of late Iranian revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, after an assault by several attackers in Tehran , just ou...

Jun 08 2017

The Market Shows Relief Over Comey Testimony

On Thursday morning at 10 a.m. ET, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director just might have his revenge when he testifies before the Senate Intelligence Commi...

Jun 08 2017

USA senate releases former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief's statement before hearing

Comey claimed Trump asked what could be done to "lift the cloud ". " Donald Trump owes the American people answers", he wrote. He then said, 'I need loyalty.' I rep...

Jun 08 2017

Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony - Trump attorney

Comey stays behind in a conference room to speak privately with Trump after intelligence officials brief the president-elect in his NY headquarters about explosive findin...