Stories about World Media

Jun 11 2017

Hungover: Britain definitely heading for hung parliament

Britain's typically pro-Conservative press savaged May on Saturday and questioned whether she could remain in power, only two months after she started the clock ticking o...

Jun 11 2017

Police release images of fake explosive belts worn by London Bridge attackers

The attempted truck hire failed because Butt failed to provide payment details. The three men rammed into pedestrians on London Bridge on June 3 before going on a sta...

Jun 11 2017

May says 'sorry' to Conservatives as she 'reflects' on losses

Referring to the "strong relationship" she had with the DUP, but giving little detail of how their arrangement might work, she said the government would "guide the countr...

Jun 11 2017

Anger builds up among Tories over DUP deal

A senior Conservative lawmaker, Gavin Williamson, was in Belfast for talks with the party on Saturday, a spokeswoman for May's office said. Beleaguered British Prime Mi...

Jun 11 2017

UN condemns Hamas for tunnel under schools in Gaza

On May 6, 2017, Hamas , the Palestinian political movement that rules Gaza Strip, elected Ismail Abdulsalam Ahmed Haniya, 54, as the head of the group's political bure...

Jun 11 2017

John McCain tries clarifying his President Comey confusing questions

He seemed to be arguing that Comey exonerated Clinton, in a sense, but left an investigation looming over President Trump, setting a double standard. Sen. Tom Cotton, R...

Jun 11 2017

Ireland Unionists become kingmakers after UK election

There was also unease within the party about the link-up with the DUP , which strongly opposes same-sex marriage and abortion. Iris Robinson, former MP and wife of for...

Jun 11 2017

'London Bridge attackers plan to hire lorry to kill more'

An undated handout photo issued by the Metropolitan Police, London , and made available on Sunday June 11, 2017 of fake suicide belts worn by one of the London Bridge...

Jun 11 2017

James Comey maps a possible obstruction case against Donald Trump

Comey said he felt he needed to get his account of his conversations with Trump in the public sphere in the hope that it might prompt the appointment. But New York Time...

Jun 11 2017

Comey testimony confirms Trump is his own worst enemy

Standing with the president of Romania, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner, Trump at last confirmed his commitment to the alliance's mutual defense pact, Ar...

Jun 11 2017

DNC Fires Back at Hillary For "F***ing Bullshit" Data Complaints

A former Democratic National Committee (DNC) data director took to social media to blast former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's assertion that they had been a poor...

Jun 11 2017

Brazil's president denies spying on judge investigating him

Brazilian Superior Electoral Court Ministers Herman Benjamin , left, and Luiz Fux, right, during the court session in Brasilia on Friday. "We can not be changing the...

Jun 11 2017

Tick-tock: EU says time pressing hard to start Brexit talks

But the only clear alternative is of another Tory leadership contest, followed by another general election at which the new leader tries to secure a decent parliament...

Jun 11 2017

Maharashtra government announces loan waiver to farmers, stir called off

Fadnavis held talks with the farmers on June 3 and assured that loans of small land-owning farmers will be waived by October 31. "However, if no satisfactory decision is ...

Jun 11 2017

The Six-Day War that changed Palestinian history

He made it clear, however, he had deferred taking a decision on shifting the United States embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, an election campaign pledge, arguing this c...

Jun 11 2017

Trump may seek new climate accord

India has hit back at US President Donald Trump, after he accused the country of receiving "billions" of dollars in return for signing the Paris Agreement on Climate C...

Jun 11 2017

Topsy-turvy world of U.S. diplomacy in age of Trump

Many Barcelona fans opposed the club's ties with Qatar Airways with more than 60,000 people signing a petition previous year for the club to cut links with the Gulf n...

Jun 11 2017

Cabrera Bello cards 65 to earn share of St. Jude lead

Now he's got a real chance to add his seventh PGA victory. Cabrera Bello topped the leaderboard alongside Stewart Cink and Ben Crane after the third round and the 3...

Jun 11 2017

UK Labour Leader Corbyn: 'I Can Still Be Prime Minister'

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

Jun 11 2017

May to form government with DUP backing, finalises cabinet

May has said she intends to stay as prime minister despite failing to win a Conservative majority in the election. Fallon told the BBC that in light of the election res...