Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

Some states review election systems for signs of intrusion

On Facebook , Winner posted concerns about climate change and lamented that "people voted for a soulless ginger orangutan". Reality Winner , the 25-year-old governmen...

Jun 08 2017

Former FBI Director Comey Testifies About Russia Investigation

Former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate intelligence committee Thursday will receive breathless television coverage, unlike anything in recent...

Jun 08 2017

Hezbollah condemns Iran terror attack as death toll rises to 16

He led the 1979 Islamic revolution that toppled the Western-backed shah and became Iran's first supreme leader. The accusations come during heightened tensions between ...

Jun 08 2017

Polls open for British snap election ahead of Brexit talks

May and Corbyn both cast their votes in their respective constituencies of Maidenhead, south England, and Islington, north London . "But I think probably a bigger majo...

Jun 08 2017

USA condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran

But no proof or specifics were offered. "The fact that Islamic State has claimed responsibility proves that they were involved in the brutal attack". The attacks were...

Jun 08 2017

United States condemns attacks in Tehran, extends condolences to Iranians

At least 12 persons were killed on Wednesday in the first terror attack claimed by Daesh in Iran, with two bands of killers targeting the Parliament House and Ayatolla...

Jun 08 2017

GJM supporters clash with police

After Thursday's cabinet meeting-a first in Darjeeling in at least 45 years-Banerjee announced that a polytechnic, or a college for developing technical skills, will be...

Jun 08 2017

Russian hackers may have framed Qatar

Qatar , for its part, has strenuously denied accusations that it is a supporter of terrorism, describing the moves to diplomatically isolate it as "unjustified". But in...

Jun 08 2017

Gulf crisis: Indians in Qatar advised to remain alert

Seemingly unfazed over the accusations that held him responsible for the ongoing " Gulf crisis ", the President appeared to be bragging in a series of tweets . During ...

Jun 08 2017

Bahrain foreign minister says all options open on Qatar

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al -Thani held a meeting with HH the Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, here this evening. President Donald Tru...

Jun 08 2017

Saudi ally Bahrain demands Qatar distance itself from Iran

It is the worst split between powerful Arab states in decades. Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah flew to Saudi Arabia for talks with King Salman bin...

Jun 08 2017

Flybe reports £20m loss after turbulent year

Chief executive Ourmières-Widener said the airline would begin cutting unprofitable routes in the second half, with capacity falling by 4% by the end of the year. "The ca...

Jun 08 2017

Trump announces pick for FBI Director

President Donald Trump's abrupt firing of Comey on May 9 renewed attention to allegations by U.S. intelligence agencies that Russian Federation interfered in the electi...

Jun 08 2017

Trafalgar Square Evacuated After Police Find 'Suspicious Package'

They have also closed off Charing Cross underground tube station. The area has been cleared and a perimeter has been set up around the popular tourist attraction. The U...

Jun 08 2017

Polls open in UK General Election after campaign marred by terror attacks

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon said Mrs May would be regretting calling this "unnecessary election", and had thought she could cruise to victory just by repeating "strong...

Jun 08 2017

London police confirm eighth victim in deadly terrorist attack

The death toll from the London Bridge attack has risen to eight as pressure on British authorities intensified amid new questions about how the terrorists slipped throu...

Jun 08 2017

Trump reverses course in Qatar call

Twitter users in Qatar have reacted with a wry smile and more than a little levity amid suggestions the gas-rich monarchy is on the verge of breakdown three days afte...

Jun 08 2017

Polls open in UK election after campaign marred by terror attacks

LONDON (AP) - British voters went to the polls Thursday for an election envisioned to be dominated by the country's pending departure from the European Union but tha...

Jun 08 2017

UK to vote in general election

Critics say Corbyn, an advocate of nationalization and other old-left policies, embodies an outdated vision the party left behind during the "New Labour " years of Prime...

Jun 08 2017

NSA Whistleblower's Parents Say They Fear For Her Safety

Victor printed the report out of the NSA eavesdropping center and submitted it to The Intercept , a national security news outlet. Winner-Davis said that despite...