Stories about World Media

Jun 11 2017

London attacks death toll rises to 8 after body recovered from river

At least two of the men were known to British intelligence and law enforcement officials, raising questions about whether anything could have been done to prevent the ass...

Jun 11 2017

UAE closes airspace to all Qatar flights as GCC crisis escalates

He said Qatar would not shut down its Al-Jazeera news network, adding: "If anyone thinks they are going to impose anything on my internal affairs or my internal issues, t...

Jun 11 2017

Eight more arrested over Tehran terror attacks

All five gunmen involved in the attacks were killed by the security forces. The government of South Korea's new president in a surprising announcement on Wednesday sai...

Jun 11 2017

Gunmen Who Killed Four In Russian Village Shot Dead By Officers

The gunman has been identified as Igor by a neighbour. He shot at at least five men and women. Police operation is now underway in the village of Kratovo, southeast of ...

Jun 11 2017

UK prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

But despite jubilation among Mr Corbyn's supporters at bloodying Mrs May' s nose, Labour MP Chris Leslie said the party should not pretend it achieved a "famous victo...

Jun 11 2017

Pakistan important partner of Russia: Putin

Pakistan became a full member of the SCO. India, one of the largest energy consuming countries in the world, is also likely to get greater access to major gas and oil e...

Jun 11 2017

Farrell kicks Lions to victory over Crusaders

The Lions also had some joy in the scrums against an all-international front row, apart from one back-pedalling loss of control which resulted in a mass scuffle and a p...

Jun 11 2017

Theresa May promises a "government of certainty" with DUP backing

The Conservatives have argued in the event of a hung Parliament , Mrs May gets the opportunity to form a government first, as her predecessor David Cameron did in 2010...

Jun 11 2017

Nicola Sturgeon admits SNP rethink on referendum timing

Speaking before the manifesto launch, Ms Sturgeon said: "Central to our manifesto are three core pledges which underpin why it is so important for people across Scot...

Jun 11 2017

Growing Attention on Whether Trump Taped in White House

But while many are pleased to see Trump issuing statements through an accessible medium, critics on both sides of the political spectrum have voiced concern about his...

Jun 11 2017

Turkey's FM: Qatar row should be solved peacefully

Rights group Amnesty International warned of "heartbreak and fear" suffered by ordinary people caught in the diplomatic crossfire. Qatari Foreign Minister Shaikh Mohamm...

Jun 11 2017

Overseas French voters head to the polls in parliamentary elections

At stake are 577 seats in the National Assembly and the future of President Emmanuel Macron's new government. Vote-splitting on the left would prevent the mainstrea...

Jun 11 2017

Tehran attackers were Iranians, fought for IS in Syria, Iraq

In an apparently coordinated attempt, two terrorist groups attacked mausoleum of the late Imam Khomenini, southern Tehran , and the Iranian Parliament (Majlis) on Wednes...

Jun 11 2017

Theresa May To Form UK Govt With Right-Wing Irish Democratic Unionist Party

The Conservative Party has depended on Irish politicians before: Prime Minister John Major relied on support from the Ulster Unionist Party to shore up his government...

Jun 11 2017

Reed Supports Rollback of Dodd-Frank Banking Regulations

Comer says Dodd-Frank was "disastrous, overreaching law that devastated community bankers in the process". It's called the Financial CHOICE Act . The bill is the secon...

Jun 11 2017

Melbourne siege treated as 'terrorist incident'

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said he would speak with state leaders Friday about changing state laws, so that risky criminals like Khayre were not released from prison...

Jun 11 2017

Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Sources told CNN that Trump has remained frustrated with Sessions since he bowed to political pressure and recused himself from involvement in the FBI's investigation i...

Jun 11 2017

Iran says United States is "international IS"

The ministry released their photographs and first names, and said they were part of a network that entered Iran between July and August past year under the leadership of ...

Jun 11 2017

Theresa May's Powerful Advisers Have Resigned Following The Disastrous Election Result

Timothy announced his resignation through Conservative Home , a centre-right political blog in the United Kingdom, saying: "I take responsibility for my part in this ele...

Jun 11 2017

Hawaii defies Trump, commits to the Paris Agreement anyway

The agreement, a partially legally-binding commitment, proposed to free the world of fossil fuels by the end of the century. Even without the United States, the globa...