Stories about World Media

Jun 09 2017

Donald Trump says North Korea shows 'great disrespect' to China with missile

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe , who just returned from a G7 meeting in Italy, told reporters that " North Korea's provocation by ignoring repeated warnings from th...

Jun 09 2017

A look at what a hung Parliament means for Britain

The poll put Tories on 314 seats, with Labour on 266, the Scottish National Party on 34, Liberal Democrats on 14, Plaid Cymru on three and Greens on one. "It would be...

Jun 09 2017

Social Media Rushes to Translate Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet

A midnight tweet from U.S. President Donald Trump set the global social media scene ablaze as thousands of people scrambled to figure out what the word " covfefe " me...

Jun 09 2017

Comey Gave 'Every Indication' Trump Is 'In Fact,' 'May Be' Under Investigation

Comey's moves started back in January, if not before, during a meeting to apprise the then-president-elect of damaging allegations contained in a dossier about Russia's r...

Jun 09 2017

Narendra Modi's address at SCO today

The decision, in principle, to give membership to Pakistan was taken by the SCO Heads of State meeting held in Ufa, Russia in 2015. India has blamed the Pakistan-based ...

Jun 09 2017

UK snap elections 2017: May vows to 'ensure stability' after Maidenhead win

A final poll by YouGov on Wednesday put the Conservatives seven points ahead of Labour , while ICM gave May's party a 12-point lead over its rivals. "The country needs...

Jun 09 2017

GCC Rift Could Escalate into a 'Military Standoff' - Sultan Al Qassemi

Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri, chairman of Qatar's national human rights committee, said that the Saudi-led move went far beyond a simple diplomatic dispute and would break u...

Jun 09 2017

Trump again touts infrastructure plan during campaign-style speech

Trump delivered his speech at the Rivertowne Marina with the Ohio River in the background. President Trump traveled to Cincinnati on Wednesday, where he spoke abou...

Jun 09 2017

Warren Gatland names Alun Wyn Jones as Lions captain for Crusaders match

Defeat to the Blues - statistically New Zealand's worst side - has left many in doubt whether the Lions can compete with the All Blacks . YASAWA flyer and Super...

Jun 09 2017

ICBM Intercept Test Worked Against Decoys North Korea Might Use

KCNA, the North Korean state news agency, claimed that the reentry vehicle landed within 23 feet of its intended target. The interceptor missile was launched from Vanden...

Jun 09 2017

Britain has a hung parliament. So what happens now?

But speaking after she won reelection for her own seat, she indicated the party will not accept a minority coalition government. It may well be able to form a minority g...

Jun 09 2017

LeBron James not faulting Golden State Warriors for building super team

Both teams exchanged ferocious blows. Now, in his seventh straight NBA Finals , James is up against possibly the greatest team all-time. The Warriors aren't only o...

Jun 09 2017

Iran's Khamenei says attacks to increase hatred toward US, Saudi

Iran blamed the Wednesday attacks on Saudi Arabia , casting them in the context of a broader regional conflict that encompasses the war inside Syria. An Iranian police...

Jun 09 2017

Farmers in Punjab to protest against Mandsaur firing on June 12

As hundreds of policemen in riot gear patrolled the streets, the state government transferred the collector and the superintendent of police of Mandsaur on Thursday. Co...

Jun 09 2017

Arab powers adds Qatar-linked people, groups to blacklists

The biggest challenge to Qatar, however, is the transportation blockade imposed by its neighbours, the UAE and Saudi Arabia . Iran's Revolutionary Guards blamed regional...

Jun 09 2017

10 things we learned from the James Comey hearing

Mr. Trump wanted Mr. Comey to pledge loyalty and he offered honesty. That question was not conclusively answered by Comey in his testimony Thursday before the Senat...

Jun 09 2017

Terrorist financing at heart of Qatar crisis, says UAE minister

The agency noted that tankers usually combine Qatari shipments with crude from Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Oman before heading from the Persian Gulf. The ministry p...

Jun 09 2017

Comey's testimony undermined Jeff Sessions' credibility about why he recused himself

That strategy was on display during and after ex-FBI Director James Comey's testimony Thursday detailing President Trump's attempts to influence the FBI's Russian Fed...

Jun 09 2017

What did we learn from Comey's testimony before Congress?

Comey: There were other things that contributed to that. How did the investigations begin? "He's not steeped in the long running protocols that establish the relat...

Jun 09 2017

Brexit talks should start when Britain ready -EU negotiator

The EU "regrets" the Brexit decision, he added. "The clock is ticking for Brexit". Guy Verhofstadt, the former Belgian Prime Minister and now the leader of the Euro...