Stories about World Media

Jun 10 2017

May's Conservatives strike a deal with the DUP, but who are they?

Earlier however, senior DUP figures made clear they were looking at a "confidence and supply" arrangement - in which they would back the Government on the budget and in a...

Jun 10 2017

Tillerson urges Gulf states to ease the Qatar blockade Trump previously cheered

He said families were being separated, children removed from school and Qataris forced to deal with food shortages. Qatar is home to the al-Udeid military base, the lar...

Jun 10 2017

May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory MPs their seats

May will now have to appear before the Conservative Party's right-wing 1922 Committee, a group of influential MPs, to explain how she miscalculated the mood of the coun...

Jun 10 2017

Theresa May's political power is 'massively weakened' following United Kingdom snap election

With a hung parliament , this will mean that she will nearly certainly need the support of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party . A partnership with the DUP, pa...

Jun 10 2017

Sanders 'Delighted' by Corbyn's Success in UK Election

The prime minister maintained that the Brexit talks would begin as planned next week, but with her party's loss of 13 seats and its parliamentary majority, May will rel...

Jun 10 2017

President Trump Blasts James Comey for 'Lies,' Declares 'Total and Complete Vindication'

As the president said yesterday, the president feels completely vindicated . A group of House Democrats and the Senate Judiciary Committee are pushing the White House...

Jun 10 2017

US Senate hearing sheds light on Trump-Comey interactions

Rubio's line of questioning downplayed what was problematic about the things Trump asked of Comey - like his demand for "loyalty", his pressuring Comey to drop inves...

Jun 10 2017

Accused leaker Reality Winner is scared after arrest, mom says

In court, federal prosecutors said victor told a federal agent on Saturday that she purposely accessed the information, hoping that someone would have leaked it alrea...

Jun 10 2017

PM Modi meets Chinese Prez Xi Jinping on SCO sidelines

He said, "In this context, I welcome the proposal on the need of good neighbourliness for the next five years among SCO members". It was the only performance from a count...

Jun 10 2017

Merkel Sssumes UK To Stick With Its Brexit Talks Plan After Election

On a visit to Argentina as part of a tour to rally support among G-20 nations, Merkel cited the difficulty of that task ahead of the July 7-8 summit in Hamburg, since the...

Jun 10 2017

Anti-Sharia rallies this weekend worry Muslim leaders

In fact, more acts of violence and terror have been committed in the U.S. by homegrown hate groups and far-right militants than by Muslims . They want to encourage love ...

Jun 10 2017

Theresa May Asked The Queen If She Could Form Her Own Government

Speaking outside the door of Number 10 Downing Street, she confirmed Brexit negotiations will continue, on the same timetable as before, and made no reference to the perf...

Jun 10 2017

UK's May Says She Will Form Gov't, Press Ahead With Brexit

The Democratic Unionist Party , which won 10 seats in Thursday's voting, is entering talks with the Conservatives to discuss how to work together in a new government ...

Jun 10 2017

N. Ireland Unionists turn kingmakers after United Kingdom election

The first concession the party was won is to ensure that Northern Ireland will not have some special status post-Brexit, meaning no deal which would see the country k...

Jun 10 2017

No to hard Brexit, yes to Heathrow: Here's what the DUP want

Shortly before Mrs May's statement, senior Unionist MP Sir Jeffrey Donaldson said it was "much too early" to talk of a formal agreement with a minority Conservative gover...

Jun 10 2017

Jury Hears Bill Cosby's Apology for Alleged Assault

Valliere countered that point, explaining that victims frequently do not react immediately as they process what happened to them - particularly when the assaulter is famo...

Jun 10 2017

Theresa May says she'll remain PM despite calls to go

She now risks more opposition to her Brexit plans from inside and outside her party. In fact, following her lead, the Conservatives immediately regained that majori...

Jun 10 2017

Cosby lawyers wanted to use evidence accuser is gay

During his cross-examination of Schaffer, Cosby's lawyer, Brian McMonagle, tried to find discrepancies in the 2005 police report, including the date of the alleged assaul...

Jun 10 2017

Theresa May's speech in full on forming Government with DUP

Negotiations on the UK's exit from the European Union are scheduled to begin on June 19 ― less than two weeks away. Following a meeting with the Queen, Mrs May said ...

Jun 10 2017

The Comey hearing isn't making waves in Russian Federation

Comey added, "I thought it might prompt the appointment of a special counsel". Comey told the Senate panel that he was so concerned by his conversations with Trump...