Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

UAE threatens jail term, fine for Qatar sympathisers

They then sought to clean up the president's comments by stressing U.S. -Qatari cooperation remained intact and crediting the country with working hard to stem funding ...

Jun 08 2017

General Election result: Tories set to CRUSH Labour - final exit polls

Speaking to reporters on her plane during a final burst of campaigning on Wednesday, May insisted she had no regrets about calling the vote three years early. Labour gai...

Jun 08 2017

Reed to seek answers Thursday from ex-FBI director Comey

Earlier Wednesday, Trump announced that he planned to nominate Christopher Wray, a former Justice Department official, as Comey's successor. While the release of Mr ...

Jun 08 2017

Britain votes in a surprise election full of surprises

Sterling held steady near a two-week high on Thursday, supported by expectations that Prime Minister Theresa May's party will win a majority in Britain's election, whil...

Jun 08 2017

Merkel, Trump and the 'death' of the Western alliance

Merkel, however, had also said Germany's relationship with the USA was of "outstanding importance" but it must also engage with other important nations. "That's what the ...

Jun 08 2017

France confirms death of second citizen in London Bridge attack

A 29-year-old man was also arrested at an address in Ilford , east London on suspicion of terrorism offences late on Wednesday night. All three were wearing fake exp...

Jun 08 2017

Twitter hilariously edits Comey's prepared statement released ahead of Senate intelligence hearing

In his opening statement, released by the Senate Intelligence Committee yesterday, Comey does not accuse Trump directly of trying to "influence, obstruct, or impede" the ...

Jun 08 2017

UK general elections: 46 million voters to choose between Theresa May, Corbyn

Polls close at 10 p m United Kingdom time (2.30 am IST), with results expected to begin rolling in within an hour or so after voting finishes. Only two people have a ...

Jun 08 2017

Siding against ally Qatar, Donald Trump injects US into Arab crisis

Al-Jubeir said that "the issue goes back many years". "Again, this is Qataris speaking to global media wondering whether this is possible at all". He added: "Doha now i...

Jun 08 2017

London attacker's mother says son radicalized in UK

All three attackers in the Saturday incident were killed by police officers after mowing down pedestrians on London Bridge before stabbing people in adjacent Borough M...

Jun 08 2017

President Trump told him 'I need loyalty'

In March, after Comey had publicly revealed the existence of a federal counterintelligence investigation into ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, Trum...

Jun 08 2017

#NoMuslimBanEver trends after court upholds block on Trump's travel ban

The appeals court questioned a government argument that the president has wide authority to halt the entry of people to the US. In an emailed statement shared by Lutheran...

Jun 08 2017

US bars throwing 'covfefe' parties for televised Comey testimony

Wall Street shares ticked up on Wednesday, despite sharp decline in energy prices, after written testimony from Comey did not add major revelations about an investigation...

Jun 08 2017

Russia hosts UN envoy for Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura met in Moscow today, the Russian Foreign Ministry's website said. Moscow ...

Jun 08 2017

Sacked FBI director to testify Trump pressed him for loyalty

President Donald Trump did something illegal in his relationship with Russian Federation, 31 percent of American voters say, while another 29 percent say he did something...

Jun 08 2017

Comey To Testify That Trump Sought 'Loyalty'

It does not matter whether the person succeeds in impeding an investigation. That conversation has led lawmakers of both parties to accuse Trump of obstruction of justi...

Jun 08 2017

Trump's approval hits new low (but tops Bush's worst)

Trump being sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on January 20th, 2017. Among Republicans , 64 percent agreed with this. Last week, Trump announced his in...

Jun 08 2017

Trump blocking Twitter critics raises First Amendment concerns

Under that arrangement, it would be unconstitutional for the president to block anyone from seeing or engaging with his @realDonaldTrump Twitter account. The block funct...

Jun 08 2017

Comey Testimony: Trump Faces Cost of Listening to Bad Advice

James Comey's reported disclosure that President Trump allegedly asked him to drop an FBI investigation has raised the question of - and plenty of disagreement over - whe...

Jun 08 2017

"You disappeared?" A wife seeks her husband missing in China

But they have now also been accused of "supplying relevant overseas organizations with industrial secrets" relating to production processes, hiring practices and pay and ...