Stories about World Media

Jun 10 2017

Iran guards: US, Saudis involved in Tehran attacks

The arrests were made in the town of Ravansar, in the western province of Kermanshah bordering Iraq, according to the semi-official Tasnim agency. The men had left Iran...

Jun 10 2017

Shivraj Singh Chouhan sits on fast in Bhopal 'for restoration of peace'

As in the past, any official inquiry will either exonerate the police or find convenient scapegoats. A two-hour relief was given from 4 pm to 6 pm yesterday too. The Madh...

Jun 10 2017

Tick-tock: European Union says time pressing hard to start Brexit talks

The Prime Minister has said she intends to form a government that will provide "certainty" and guide the country through Brexit talks. "Clearly if she's got a worse r...

Jun 10 2017

43 new designations in Qatar-linked terror list

A group of Gulf nations led by Saudi Arabia severed diplomatic ties as well as land, sea and air travel with Qatar on 5 June, accusing the country of supporting Sunn...

Jun 10 2017

Amit Shah terms Mahatma Gandhi 'chatur baniya'

This shows the character and ideology of the ruling party and its president. Surjewala said that BJP chief's Shah's remarks were "an insult to freedom fighters, their s...

Jun 10 2017

Iran: 5 Tehran attackers fought for Islamic State

The attackers targeted two symbolically significant places: the Parliament building and the mausoleum of the Islamic Republic's founder, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini-not...

Jun 10 2017

Donald Trump Woke Up and Had Some Name Calling for Breakfast

In his testimony , Comey said that after he was sacked and Trump's May 12 tweet , he gave the memos to Richman with the intent that they be leaked to the media. Ad...

Jun 10 2017

Venezuelan opposition threatens country won't pay Goldman Sachs' $2.8 billion bond deal

The bonds are set to mature on 2022. Another opposition leader, Henrique Capriles, alleged that he and his entourage were "ambushed" and beaten by the Venezuelan Nation...

Jun 10 2017

The Diamondbacks celebrated their win with a very timely John McCain GIF

The term quickly became a trending topic on Twitter. Trump ousted Comey last month, saying he was thinking of "this Russian Federation thing" when he chose to dismiss t...

Jun 10 2017

Iran attacks 'reinforce hatred' for US, Saudi: leader

After joining Islamic State they left Iran and "took part in operations in Mosul and Raqqa", according to the statement , which withheld the attackers' surnames, c...

Jun 10 2017

'Qatar must do more to combat extremism,' says Tillerson

The US president s rhetoric on Friday, however, did not appear likely to calm spirits in Doha . He demanded that Qatar, as well as the other nations, take steps to cur...

Jun 10 2017

Congressmen seeking any tape recordings of Comey with Trump

Comey testified before that committee on Thursday, and Sen. His prepared statement was released Wednesday afternoon. A few days after Comey was sacked, Trump warned via...

Jun 10 2017

Death toll from Tehran attacks rises to 17

Judge Mohammad Shariari of the Tehran criminal court echoed that statement , denying any link with the Daesh terror attacks in Tehran on Wednesday that killed 16 and wou...

Jun 10 2017

Greek PM congratulates Labour's Corbyn on election result

Putting on a courageous face after a disastrous night, May said her parties status as the largest vote-getter in the election gave her continued legitimacy as prime minis...

Jun 10 2017

New arrest in London Bridge attack probe

The assailants behind a terror attack in London last week had also prepared a stash of Molotov cocktails and initially tried to hire a 7.5-tonne lorry rather than a van...

Jun 10 2017

Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath

Asked by a reporter if he had told Comey to drop the investigation into former national security adviser Flynn, Trump said, "I didn't say that". "I mean, I will tell you,...

Jun 10 2017

Germany urges Iran to avoid any moves to exacerbate tensions in Gulf

A diplomatic crisis continues to develop in the Persian Gulf, where four Sunni states are attempting to isolate the small, oil-rich nation of Qatar from the rest of the...

Jun 10 2017

Upper House of Japan's Parliament Passes Bill on Emperor's Abdication

Prime Minister Abe is said to be against reforming the male-only succession. The law clears the way for the first abdication by a Japanese monarch in nearly two centuri...

Jun 10 2017

Almost 20 million watched Comey's testimony on TV

Trump was expected to face journalists later Friday in a joint news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, who is visiting the White House . When Comey alli...

Jun 10 2017

Sturgeon says will work to keep UK Conservatives out of power

Deputy first minister John Swinney has already said plans for a second referendum were a "significant motivator" which lost the SNP support, adding the party would "hav...