Stories about World Media

Jun 09 2017

UAE seeking 'change of policy, not regime' in Qatar: Anwar Gargash

Qatari officials have repeatedly denied the allegations. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) today announced that it has severed all ties with Qatar, over alleged links with...

Jun 09 2017

Why The Rhetoric Used To Question Comey Sounded So Familiar To Women

He confirmed various reports about the bureau's investigation into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation but did not reveal much new informa...

Jun 09 2017

Leader condoles families of terrorist attacks victims

At a ceremony held in parliament, attended by newly re-elected moderate President Hassan Rouhani, speaker Ali Larijani also attacked the United States and Saudi Arabia. A...

Jun 09 2017

Theresa May set to form the government

The loss of the Conservative's majority in Parliament, with no other party picking up enough votes to govern, makes it likely Britain will be plunged into a period of t...

Jun 09 2017

You tell us: the Conservatives lost their majority. Now what?

The Tories have lost their majority in the House of Commons, with the decision to call an early election backfiring spectacularly on British prime minister Theresa M...

Jun 09 2017

Am I Registered To Vote? How To Check Your Voter Registration

Google is encouraging British people to vote in the general election by dedicating today's doodle to it What time will polls open and close at the general election? H...

Jun 09 2017

Iran Condemns Deadly Terrorist Attacks in Iraq

The group has increased its attacks on civilians in big cities in Iraq as increasingly loses territory. A bomb blast was reported in Musayyib, south of Baghdad , on Fr...

Jun 09 2017

Civil Rights Leader Compares Georgia Democrat To JFK

ATLANTA (AP) - Democrat Jon Ossoff has declined to participate in an Atlanta Press Club debate with Republican Karen Handel that CNN had proposed to broadcast. Hande...

Jun 09 2017

Northern Ireland's DUP to back PM May in forming government

Her party colleague Sir Jeffrey Donaldson, who romped home in Lagan Valley, said the DUP was willing to talk with the Conservatives in the event of a hung parliament...

Jun 09 2017

California Senators Question Former FBI Director Comey On Trump And Russia

But lawmakers have asked the FBI to investigate whether Sessions had a third, undisclosed encounter in April with Kislyak at a hotel in Washington, where Trump gave a maj...

Jun 09 2017

UK election: Hung Parliament as Theresa May fails to gain majority

The Conservatives still have the most seats in parliament, but they now fall short of half. One is for the Conservative Party, which won the most seats, to operate as...

Jun 09 2017

May faces resignation calls, as United Kingdom faces a hung parliament

May has called the snap election a year early, aiming for a bigger majority to strengthen her hand in Brexit negotiations . From a legal standpoint though, May and h...

Jun 09 2017

What Are the Technicals Saying About iShares S&P/TSX Capped Financials Index ETF

The Average True Range is an investor tool used to gauge stock volatility. A reading over 70 would indicate that the stock is overbought, and possibly overvalued. Current...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom elections: Theresa May refuses to quit despite hung parliament

With the party in a position to hold the balance of power at Westminster, senior MP Sir Jeffrey Donaldson said the DUP would be "serious players" in the hung parliamen...

Jun 09 2017

UK Election Ends In Hung Parliament, Conservatives Lose Majority

When calling the general election, the Conservatives had counted on capitalising on a collapse in support for UKIP, as the Conservatives became the party of Brexit, a...

Jun 09 2017

Trump lawyer rejects Comey testimony, hints at prosecution

Comey's almost three-hour appearance Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee marked his first public comments about nine conversations he said he had with the ...

Jun 09 2017

UAE social media users 'showing sympathy' for Qatar could face jail time

Trump's defence secretary, James Mattis, spoke to his Qatari counterpart to express commitment to the Gulf region's security. Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani t...

Jun 09 2017

India, Pakistan become full members of SCO

He said India launched the process of full membership of the SCO in the Tashkent meeting a year ago. Kazakhstan is going to host two large-scale events: a summit of S...

Jun 09 2017

China, Russia agree to maintain regional security, stability through SCO's promotion

Afghanistan, Belarus, India, Pakistan, Iran and Mongolia now enjoy observer status while Sri Lanka, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Cambodia and Nepal are dialogue partners....

Jun 09 2017

Cornyn finds case for Trump in Comey testimony

Republicans spun Comey's testimony differently, saying it showed Trump as someone new to government and unsure of appropriate behavior for a president of the United...