Stories about World Media

Jun 11 2017

Mexico to Merkel: we want 'significant increase' in trade

In a speech during her recent visit to the country's capital city, Merkel said it is important that there are structures where there is a fight against corruption and the...

Jun 11 2017

Angela Merkel says EU ready for Brexit negotiations and wants quick resolution

British voters failed to deliver a widely expected parliamentary majority for the Conservative party in Thursday's general election , dealing a major blow to Prime Minis...

Jun 11 2017

May confirms 'deal' with DUP following election result

Let's back up a little. At the time of writing, 503,880 people had put their name to the petition , which calls Tory attempts to make a deal with the DUP "a disgusti...

Jun 11 2017

Turkey says Qatar deployment aims to ensure security

Mr Trump on Friday told Qatar: "Stop teaching people to kill other people". Mr Trump said he wanted Qatar "back among the unity of nations". Tillerson, speaking...

Jun 11 2017

Trump proposes plan to improve US' infrastructure

Though the President calls the plan a $1 trillion plan, Trump has previously proposed $200 billion in tax cuts that the White House and Trump administration hope will...

Jun 11 2017

Donald Trump declares 'total vindication' in tweet on James Comey

The House investigation is facing the same "deconfliction" challenges its Senate counterpart is, when it comes to making sure to stay out of Mueller's way. However, the o...

Jun 11 2017

Trump offers support to May after polls setback

British newspapers on Saturday headlined with an array of gloomy stories about May's future . After noon, May was driven from her official Downing Street residence t...

Jun 11 2017

Malaysia Airlines plane turns back after cockpit entry bid

According to Malaysia Airlines , about 30 minutes into the flight, an "operating captain was alerted by a cabin crew of a passenger attempting to enter the cockpit". Dur...

Jun 11 2017

Macron seeks majority as France votes for new parliament

The Socialist Party , which dominated the outgoing Assembly, is set to face significant defeat, with only a few dozen seats and many candidates eliminated in the first r...

Jun 11 2017

Scottish referendum in doubt after steep losses for SNP in UK vote

The general election result might delay the implementation of the decision a year ago calling for Britain to leave the European Union, but it could also affect the odds...

Jun 11 2017

Trump's Tweets Just Went from Bad to Unconstitutional: Here's Why

What the creator loves about this bot is that considering that it is simply modifying the format, it is truly neutral. The survey, which dropped Wednesday morning, foun...

Jun 11 2017

In stern rebuke of Mideast ally, USA raps Qatar on terror funds

The secretary of state urged Gulf nations, including Saudi Arabia , who have imposed a diplomatic blockade on Qatar to go easy on their fellow GCC member. Qatar Petroleu...

Jun 11 2017

Sri Lanka races to rescue missing

The military has arranged a dozen aircraft for the evacuation work and to transport food and other necessities to affected regions. India sent a shipload of goods while...

Jun 11 2017

Merkel says EU is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

Brussels' chief negotiator Michel Barnier said Brexit talks could wait until the new government was ready. "We want to negotiate quickly; we want to stick to the t...

Jun 11 2017

Alex Salmond and Angus Robertson lose seats to Conservatives

Mr Swinney conceded it had been a "mixed night" for the SNP after Labour and the Liberal Democrats increased their tally of Scottish MPs to seven and four respectively....

Jun 11 2017

General election 2017: chastened Theresa May to name her team

Assuming a combination of other parties do not cobble together at least 322 seats - despite winning seven seats, Northern Ireland's Sinn Fein will not send MPs to Lo...

Jun 11 2017

Britain's May to form new government with Northern Irish party

The stunning poll outcome now leaves May battling to unite different factions of her party and reliant on a handful of Northern Irish parliamentarians just nine days befo...

Jun 11 2017

Sessions to testify before Senate intelligence panel

Sessions had been scheduled to testify Tuesday before the House and Senate subcommittees that oversee his department's budget, but Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstei...

Jun 11 2017

Comey testimony raises questions over Trump acts amid Russia probe

It's nothing new for Trump to accuse his political enemies of lying, but what makes this a particularly serious accusation is that Comey was under oath before Congres...

Jun 11 2017

Iran Dismisses White House Statement on Terror Attack as "Repugnant"

Saudi Arabia has denied involvement, Reuters reports . The ISIS terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the fatal attacks in Tehran . Iranian Foreign Minister ...