Stories about World Media

Jun 09 2017

May to form government with help of Democratic Unionist party

May's Conservative Party failed to achieve a majority in Thursday's election, the BBC reported. Although one tweeter wondered if the DUP would give May enough of a...

Jun 09 2017

Conway Complains that the Press Covers Trump's Tweets

The poll was conducted June 1 and 2 among 1,999 registered voters nationwide. That's up 11 points and 14 points since December , respectively. There is a margin of err...

Jun 09 2017

Iran: Security Forces Say Attackers Were Iranian Nationals

Although the United States military is also fighting IS in Syria, as well as Iraq, President Donald Trump said in response to the attacks in Iran that the country is re...

Jun 09 2017

UK Opposition Leader Says 'Ready to Serve' Country After Election Gains

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka of the Czech Republic told Czech Television that "now it will be necessary to wait for who will form a government and what this governmen...

Jun 09 2017

Comey's testimony causes problems for some media

So far the party has broadly backed the president, with most Republican members of Congress who were present yesterday saying they believed that Mr Comey's testimony did ...

Jun 09 2017

Theresa May's UK election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has urged Prime Minister Theresa May to resign. Mrs May faced calls from within her own party to consider her own position after the elec...

Jun 09 2017

MDMK Vaiko detained in Kuala Lumpur airport, to be sent back

The reception is scheduled for Saturday, June 10. Vaiko was stopped at Kuala Lumpur airport at 6.30am and the officials there told him that he could not be allowed to...

Jun 09 2017

UK Conservative party set to lose parliamentary majority

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn smiles after arriving at his constituency in London . "I think the Conservative Party needs to recognise it can not re-enter gove...

Jun 09 2017

PM Modi backs Merkel's EU leadership as Trump scolds Germany

This caused something of an global media storm, with questions around what it would look like for Europe to go it alone and what Merkel's statement would mean for U.S. Ro...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom heads to hung parliament as Conservatives lose majority in general elections

Instead of betting on the size of the majority, party insiders were now putting money on when the prime minister would quit, less than a year after she was propelled into...

Jun 09 2017

Palestinians say Gaza man killed at protest on Gaza border

Jubeir said Hamas "undermines the Palestinian Authority" led by Fatah's Mahmoud Abbas who has been trying to pursue a non-violent solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conf...

Jun 09 2017

Theresa May's early election gamble backfires - exit poll indicates hung parliament

May had unexpectedly called the snap election seven weeks ago, even though no vote was due until 2020. If the Tories formed a minority government then it would risk d...

Jun 09 2017

Iran blames Saudi Arabia for ISIL-claimed attak

Iran's intelligence ministry said on Thursday five of attackers who died in the assault had been identified as Iranians who had joined the hardline militants of Islamic S...

Jun 09 2017

Top officials won't say whether they kept notes on Trump-Russia discussions

The top Democratic member of the Senate intelligence committee said Wednesday that the timing of President Donald Trump's announcement of a new Federal Bureau of Inve...

Jun 09 2017

Britain votes: Northern Ireland's DUP surge, could help PM May reach majority

The Tories look unlikely to win an overall majority as things stand - falling short by between 1 and 11 according to a Sky News poll. We have taken ten seats which puts u...

Jun 09 2017

British election: PM May under pressure 'to go' after disastrous election result

It was mathematically impossible for the Tories to secure the 326 seats needed for an outright majority, but with the support of the DUP - and the assumption that Sinn Fe...

Jun 09 2017

London terror attack: Third terrorist named as Youssef Zaghba

The 48 injured included people from Britain, France , Spain , Australia and New Zealand, in what May called "an attack on the free world ". The attackers, wearing fa...

Jun 09 2017

Comey told senators Sessions may have met Russia's ambassador a third time

In addition to the two meetings that Sessions has acknowledged, the senators pointed to the possibility of a separate encounter at an April 2016 Trump campaign event th...

Jun 09 2017

Election 2017: So what happens now with a hung parliament?

Nick Clegg has lost his seat while Vince Cable is back and the Conservative MP for Ipswich, Ben Gummer, has also been outed by a Labour candidate. In four of these f...

Jun 09 2017

Trump offers to help resolve Gulf crisis

Emirati officials said they perceived Trump's tweets as a sign Qatar shouldn't count on America taking its side despite the USA having some 10,000 troops based in the c...