Stories about World Media

Jun 10 2017

Qatar slams Saudi, allies terrorism list as 'baseless'

UAE's General Civil Aviation Authority ordered all Qatar Airways offices to close in the UAE, the official WAM news agency reported. Castaner said France doesn't int...

Jun 10 2017

How Rahul was transported to MP, detained and released

Indian police on Thursday briefly detained leading opposition figure Rahul Gandhi as he tried to reach farmers striking in Madhya Pradesh, where five protesters were ...

Jun 10 2017

Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key

What is a hung Parliament? With a hung parliament, the so-called "hard Brexit" that May had been pushing for seems less and less likely to pass. The prospect of no c...

Jun 10 2017

Melbourne siege an act of terrorism: PM Turnbull

The gunman had arranged to meet the woman through an escort service before taking her hostage, he said. Three police were wounded before they shot dead a gunman who kil...

Jun 10 2017

'Pro-Qatar' Sentiments Now Considered Cybercrime in Many Gulf Countries

USA and European officials said that while United States government agencies and experts were convinced that the news agency and the Qatari government's Twitter feed were...

Jun 10 2017

'Rahul allowed to meet families of farmers who were killed'

Farmers demanded that President's rule should be implemented in the state. Violent protests have spread across the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh , after polic...

Jun 10 2017

U.S. shoots down mock warhead over Pacific

During the test, an ICBM was launched from the Reagan Test Site on Kwajalein Atoll in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. Officials said the test of the Ground Ba...

Jun 10 2017

Kashmiri youths appear for Army common entrance exam amid unrest

The situation in Kashmir remains tense but under control with authorities imposing curfew-like restrictions in most parts of the valley, fearing that the killing of Sabz...

Jun 10 2017

Police release 12 London Bridge terror attack suspects without charge

The second attacker was named as 30-year-old Rachid Redouane , who police said claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan, and also went by the name Rachid Elkhdar with a differe...

Jun 10 2017

Sturgeon steps back from independence referendum demands

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Tuesday (May 30) that she would demand a new independence referendum and a seat at the Brexit negotiating table if her...

Jun 10 2017

Israel continues to seek Mideast peace

On this fiftieth year of the occupation , we at Americans for Peace Now are committing to redouble our efforts to demonstrate that the conflict absolutely can be resolve...

Jun 10 2017

US, Kuwait step up efforts to end Qatar blockade

Both US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin have reportedly spoken with the Emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, to urge dialogue. The cou...

Jun 10 2017

Netanyahu's office says Israel disappointed at Trump embassy decision

Thursday morning the White House announced President Trump has delayed his promise to move the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , arguing now is not the time....

Jun 10 2017

Trump's lawyer to file against Comey

Kasowitz also jumped on Comey's revelation that he had released details of his private conversations with the president, casting the former Federal Bureau of Investigatio...

Jun 10 2017

Vancouver businessman among the victims in Manila attack

Carlos, who was sacked from job at the Finance Ministry for not disclosing required financial information, owed more than $80,000 and was forced to sell his vehicle, Al...

Jun 10 2017

As Comey Testifies, Trump Appeals to God

But about that line: Did Trump inadvertently cross the line from appropriate to inappropriate behavior? After he was dismissed, the White House tried to smear him, sa...

Jun 10 2017

Is President Trump's criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan warranted?

After the June 5 London attacks , Donald Trump took to Twitter to criticise the mayor, blaming him for making excuses in the wake of continuous attacks in London . ...

Jun 10 2017

UK Heads for Hung Parliament as May Election Gamble Fails

But sources said she had no intention of going, despite failing to secure the mandate for Brexit negotiations she had sought. But whatever Mrs May's personal future...

Jun 10 2017

Family of London Bridge attacker 'shocked' by his actions

Police also said they had made an overnight raid in east London and arrested a 27-year-old man early Tuesday. Formal identification of the body has not taken place, b...

Jun 10 2017

Brexit talks can start 'when United Kingdom is ready', says European Union chief negotiator

With a weak negotiating partner, there's the danger than the negotiations will turn out badly for both sides... The tone of Brexit talks, tentatively scheduled to beg...