Stories about World Media

Jun 11 2017

4 countries list Qatar-linked terrorists, organisations

The UAE has blocked access to the website of Qatar Airways and Qatari Arabic media websites, including those of Al Jazeera media network. Arab nations, including Sa...

Jun 11 2017

Judiciary Dem asks GOP chairman to invite Trump to testify in public

In addition, Mr. Trump's lawyers may object to Comey's disclosure of private conversations that he had with the president, which they will argue are protected under execu...

Jun 11 2017

Britain's May vows to stay on despite election blow

Sen. Bernie Sanders congratulated Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party he leads for what's being called one of the most stunning upsets in United Kingdom political hi...

Jun 11 2017

May: I'll lead the country at this critical time

According to its election manifesto, the DUP supports the United Kingdom leaving the European Union , but on the provison that the border with its neighbor, EU membe...

Jun 11 2017

United States sanctions North Korea and their military suppliers

The new resolution came six months after the previous resolution was adopted in November to punish the North's fifth nuclear test in September. "Whatever sanctions and ...

Jun 11 2017

London ringleader Khuram Butt was intensely investigated

Another Australian who died, nurse Kirsty Boden, was said to have been trying to help other victims when she was killed. Khuram Butt, Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghb...

Jun 11 2017

Turkey's Erdogan: "We Won't Abandon Our Qatari Brothers"

Tillerson said the blockade was hindering the US-led campaign against the Islamic State group and having humanitarian consequences for ordinary people. The rights group s...

Jun 11 2017

Trump might not block Comey testimony

Republican Sen. Susan Collins of ME, also a member of the committee, said she had several questions for Comey in light of various public statements about the ongoing FBI...

Jun 11 2017

United Kingdom general election 2017: 208 women MPs, a proud record for Parliament

In that sense, May's political gamble has failed spectacularly. But he also warned that the Brexit movement remains strong and that it will flex its muscles again if ...

Jun 11 2017

Rex Tillerson calls on Arab nations to ease blockade on Qatar

Tillerson, speaking at the State Department, said the US would help support efforts to mediate the crisis, along with Kuwait - another Gulf country that has stepped up to...

Jun 11 2017

Trump's New Line on NATO: Expensive, But Worth It!

U.S. President Donald Trump publicly confirming for the first time his commitment to NATO's Article 5, which requires members of the alliance to defend each other if th...

Jun 11 2017

Donald Trump calls Comey 'leaker', ready to respond under oath

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief and top official in the George W. Bush Justice Department was unsparing in his challenge to Trump's character, saying tha...

Jun 11 2017

LeBron James climbs to third place in career NBA Finals scoring

Instead, the only history that can be made from this point on is by Cleveland , and only if the Cavs win the next three games. James said before Game 3 that he didn't ...

Jun 11 2017

Five Reasons why Jelena Ostapenko will win Roland Garros 2017

She is the first Latvian to reach a Slam final, going one step further than Ernests Gulbis in 2014 when a young Ostapenko was in his players' box as he beat Roger Federer...

Jun 11 2017

DUP to support minority government after 'confidence and supply' deal reached

Beleaguered May is appointing new members of her government after several of them lost their seats in Parliament in this week's general election that proved disastrous fo...

Jun 11 2017

India asks Qatar to resolve issue through dialogue

In response to #45's tweet arguing that diplomatically cutting off Qatar, home to the largest USA military base in the Arab region, will help bring an "end to the horror ...

Jun 11 2017

Donald Trump tells supporters 'we are under siege' during Comey testimony

But White House aides appear to have succeeded in keeping Trump away from Twitter Thursday, even though he must have been itching to counter Comey's accusations that he...

Jun 11 2017

50 years today since the start of the 1967 Middle East War

Settlements in the occupied West Bank and east Jerusalem are illegal under worldwide law and are seen as one of the greatest obstacles to peace between Israel and the P...

Jun 11 2017

London attacker Youssef Zaghba's mother 'ashamed' to mourn her son

Thomas' next of kin have been informed of this development ". Ms Delcros was seriously injured by the van, although her condition in hospital has stabilised, her family...

Jun 11 2017

Theresa May wants a formal coalition deal with the DUP

Some senior Tories have made the removal of Hill and Timothy a condition for continuing to support May, who has vowed to remain prime minister despite the Conservatives...