Stories about World Media

Jun 11 2017

London Attack: Images Of Fake Explosive Belts Released

Early on Saturday morning counter-terrorism police made more raids in east London and a further arrest. Police also said Butt had tried to hire a 7.5-tonne lorry hour...

Jun 11 2017

Russian Federation interfered in U.S. presidential polls with goal: James Comey

The president said that he never asked the former FBI chief for a pledge of loyalty and never told him he hoped the investigation of former national security advi...

Jun 11 2017

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton nips Vettel for pole position at Canadian Grand Prix

With a 25-point lead in the standings, Vettel has less to lose than Hamilton so don't expect him to back out given half a chance. "I'm shaking. I'm speechless", he sa...

Jun 11 2017

TV Icon Adam West Dead at 88

Earlier today, fans of all ages were shocked to find out about the passing of pop culture icon Adam West . "This is a terribly unexpected loss of my lifelong friend". We...

Jun 11 2017

Trump accuses ex-FBI chief James Comey of lying

In written testimony released by the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday, Comey quoted Trump as telling him the Russian Federation investigation was a "cloud" ...

Jun 11 2017

Labour's Jeremy Corbyn keeps his eyes on Downing Street

May's Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority in the election. By contrast Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , derided in the right-wing media as a socialist ...

Jun 11 2017

Kuwait says Qatar is 'willing' to hold dialogue

More than a third of the world's liquefied natural gas trade comes from Qatar, making it the world's largest producer and exporter of LNG. The group said the list shows...

Jun 11 2017

Gulf states announce humanitarian hotline for mixed Qatari families

Qatar Petroleum said it "wishes to affirm that it is conducting business as usual", adding that it remains committed to being a stable energy producer. In April, Qatar Pe...

Jun 11 2017

Jeff Sessions agrees to appear before Senate intelligence committee

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions makes his remarks to law enforcement officials during a visit in St. Louis on March 31. Sessions said his decision to accept the i...

Jun 11 2017

Merkel says European Union is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

With talks due to start in Brussels in ten days time, Mr Tusk said it was their "urgent task" to get on with the negotiations in "the best possible spirit". government ...

Jun 11 2017

British PM Theresa May says she has no intention of resigning

The Democratic Unionist Party , which won 10 seats in Thursday's voting, is entering talks with the Conservatives to discuss how to work together in a new government. ...

Jun 11 2017

Pentagon: 3 United States soldiers killed, 1 wounded in Afghanistan

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the deaths in the volatile district of Achin, which is also contested by Islamic State jihadists, saying it was carried out by an i...

Jun 11 2017

Rallies against Islamic law draw counterprotests across US

Denver police officers in riot gear were at the rally to try to keep things under control. Then the two groups merged, with both sides eventually sharing the same street ...

Jun 11 2017

Battle for Raqqa: US-backed forces launch offensive against Islamic State stronghold

SDF commander Rojda Felat said:"Our forces entered the city of Raqqa from the eastern district of Al-Meshleb". In a phone interview with Reuters from Syria, SDF S...

Jun 11 2017

Queen Mary 2 liner involved in mid-Atlantic yacht rescue

The sailboats had set out on May 29 to compete in the Royal Western Yacht Club's 2,900 nautical mile race from Plymouth, England to Newport, R.I. Despite Mr Wheatley'...

Jun 11 2017

Trump says Qatar funds 'high level' terror

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Bahrain on Friday put dozens of figures and entities with links to Qatar on terrorism blacklists . Separate bills by Assemblymen Chris Bro...

Jun 11 2017

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain welcome Donald Trump's scolding of Qatar

Qatar, however, is not entirely without support. He said Russian Federation and Qatar "are bonded with relationship of friendship" and appreciates the countries' bila...

Jun 11 2017

Three US troops 'killed by Afghan soldier in insider attack'

The incident took place in the Loy Bagh area of Nad Ali district on Friday, said Razia Baluch, a provincial council member from the southern province. The killings have b...

Jun 11 2017

London attack 'ringleader' tried to rent larger truck

In a rare glimpse into the weeklong investigation, police released details on Saturday that showed Butt originally tried to rent a 7.5-tonne truck. Eight people were ...

Jun 11 2017

Troops deployment in Qatar to ensure defence: Turkey

But since much of this funding is aimed at countering Iranian influence, especially in Syria , they turn a blind eye. Amnesty also pointed out that Bahrain, Saudi Ara...