Stories about World Media

Jun 10 2017

Eiffel Tower to go dark in solidarity with Tehran terror victims

The statement indicates only five people carried out Wednesday's twin attacks, rather than the six originally reported. Saudi Arabia dismissed the accusation. Majlis (I...

Jun 10 2017

Iran arrests two suspects linked to attacks in Tehran

It identified them only by their first names, saying it did not want to release their last names due to security and privacy concerns for their families. Islamic State c...

Jun 10 2017

Notre Dame, Paris: Hundreds put in terror lockdown

French prosecutors have reportedly confirmed a counter-terrorism investigation is underway following the incident. Visitors who were huddled inside Notre-Dame during th...

Jun 10 2017

May to forge 'government of certainty' with DUP backing

Mrs May's Labour rival Jeremy Corbyn , once written off by his opponents as a no-hoper, said the Prime Minister should step down. After all 650 seats were declared, ...

Jun 10 2017

Trump Breaks Twitter Silence to Slam 'Leaker' Comey

Trump's lawyer Marc Kasowitz was set to issue the complaint but it was unclear when. The former director of the FBI accused the President of the United States of ly...

Jun 10 2017

Two of Theresa May's closest aides quit following General Election result

In an article for The Times on Saturday morning, she wrote: "The chiefs of staff were great street fighters but poor political leaders". Timothy, who was special advi...

Jun 10 2017

Putin's hacking denials and conspiracies in USA interview

On June 3, 2017 Vladimir Putin says that in the presidential election of America, US would have been the culprit behind the cyber attacks. "I made my speech, then we ...

Jun 10 2017

London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

All three men have been taken into custody at a south London police station under the UK's Police and Criminal Evidence Act, the Met said. The Metropolitan Police sai...

Jun 10 2017

Britain: May to form government with DUP

A petition to stop the Tories doing a deal with Northern Ireland's DUP has hit more than 300,000 signatures in just 12 hours. The manifesto also supports the urgent ...

Jun 10 2017

As ISIS retreats in Syria, the US and Iran scramble for control

The evening news broadcast on Al-Manar TV, which belongs to the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, hailed the advance of the pro-government forces, and the Hezbollah figh...

Jun 10 2017

Explainer: What a hung Parliament means for Britain

It should have been a slam dunk for May, whose Conservative Party was 20 points ahead in the opinion polls , and who needed a stronger hand to push through the hard re...

Jun 10 2017

Police raid sees 20th arrest made in London Bridge attack probe

Although Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for the attack, Haydon said there was no evidence the attackers - Pakistani-born Briton Khuram Butt, Italian ...

Jun 10 2017

London terrorists had planned bigger attack, folied due to payment issues

The three knifemen ploughed into pedestrians on London Bridge with a van and went on to stab people in Borough Market with 12in (30cm) knives. Eight people were kille...

Jun 10 2017

Theresa May announces she WILL form Government

British Prime Minister Theresa May will cling to power, despite her party's unexpectedly poor performance in the snap general election on Thursday, as the Conservative ...

Jun 10 2017

Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan

Bohuslav Sobotka said that too much time had already been wasted. On June 23 it will be a full year since Britain voted to leave the EU. Among Friday's election sur...

Jun 10 2017

US urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar - Tillerson

Qatar does not support terrorist groups, it stressed, pointing out that "our position on countering terrorism is stronger than numerous signatories of the joint stateme...

Jun 10 2017

European Union officials assess hung parliament's impact on Brexit talks

Conservative Member of Parliament Anna Soubry was the first in the party to disavow Mrs May in public, calling on her to "consider her position". Yvette Cooper, a forme...

Jun 10 2017

Aid group anxious Qatar dispute may affect Gaza

At the end of that war, Israel occupied the West Bank, East al-Quds ( Jerusalem), the Gaza Strip, and parts of the Golan Heights. Gunness said the agency had "robus...

Jun 10 2017

British PM election shocker. She seeks new support

Corbyn told voters in Islington North that it was time for May to "make way" for a government that would be "truly representative of the people of this country". And so...

Jun 10 2017

Donald Trump's lawyer to file complaint over leaked James Comey memo

Motive and intent key to determing if obstruction of justice occurred. This is arguably the most moonwalking-ass administration ever in the history of president-ing, so I...