Stories about World Media

Jun 11 2017

President Trump Calls James Comey 'Cowardly' in Early Morning Tweet

Mr Comey had laid bare on Capitol Hill months of distrust of the president, bluntly asserting that President Trump had fired him for interfering with the probe of Rus...

Jun 11 2017

Jeremy Corbyn's gamble on young voters appears to be paying off

May's 6-point lead compared with a lead of 10 percentage points in Opinium's previous poll published May 27. There was slightly better news for May from a Panelbase pol...

Jun 11 2017

Mastermind behind Tehran twin attacks killed: Iranian Intelligence Ministry

Attacks are highly rare in Tehran and other major Iranian cities, although a Sunni militant group named Jundallah and its splinter group, Ansar al Furqan, have been w...

Jun 11 2017

Afghanistan To Host International Peace Conference

Officials had previously put the number of dead at 90. "It's always Afghans that are harmed and get killed, rather than who the attacker wants to target". But analysts sa...

Jun 11 2017

Police shot, injured attacker near Notre Dame Cathedral

Police sources said the officer sustained minor neck injuries in the assault, which comes with France on high alert after jihadists killed seven people in London on Satur...

Jun 11 2017

Theresa May's joint chiefs of staff resign after botched Conservative election gamble

May planned to form a coalition with the Northern Irish political party, which would involve the party's 10 Members of Parliament supporting the Conservative party on...

Jun 11 2017

U.S. secretary of state calls for easing of Qatar blockade

Some Gulf citizens anxious Qatar's foreign policy will divide their people. The statement, attributed to the Ministry of Interior, said there was no change in policy to...

Jun 11 2017

Theresa May goes from bulletproof to beatable in two weeks

Prime Minister Theresa May and the leader of the main opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn , were grilled about their policies by a television audience. The Labour...

Jun 11 2017

Public works projects on Trump's agenda for OH visit

Later in the day, Comey's opening statement for his Thursday appearance before the committee was released, dominating news coverage. The Republican president held up ...

Jun 11 2017

Former AG Mukasey: Lynch made DOJ 'an arm of the Clinton campaign'

Comey said the alleged collusion led him "in an ultimately conclusive way" to hold a press conference to "separate" the investigation from A.G. Lynch's pressure. And t...

Jun 11 2017

Snap polls fallout: Theresa May's closest advisers resign

Timothy's colleague as joint chief if staff, Fiona Hill , released a brief statement following her resignation from her role at 10 Downing Street. He also argued that ...

Jun 11 2017

London attack: Londoners urged to go out in show of 'unity'

After Butt's payment was declined, the trio of terrorists rented the smaller van that they used to plow into crowds before jumping out of the vehicle and going on a sta...

Jun 11 2017

Jeremy Corbyn: "I can still be Prime Minister"

The Labour leader, who has insisted the Conservatives lost the election despite being the largest party, was photographed by Times columnist Giles Coren at the foot...

Jun 11 2017

Withdrawal from Paris Agreement proves Trump's leadership is inadequate

Trump withdrawing, it means the U.S. will not be forced to cut down its carbon emissions and its development track will continue. We need to increase funding for home wea...

Jun 11 2017

Madhya Pradesh protests: Farmers' unions demand imposition of President's rule in state

He further said that the UPA Government helped the farmers at a huge level in their regime and Chouhan should do the same. The Opposition has slammed Chouhan's decisi...

Jun 11 2017

Trump's continued search for new FBI chief seen as chaotic

Before invoking executive privilege , the president typically obtains a written memorandum justifying the decision from the Office of Legal Counsel, a division of the ...

Jun 11 2017

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends fast

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today called off his fast for peace, 27 hours after he began the exercise in a high-profile event in Bhopal on Satu...

Jun 11 2017

Iran arrests 8 suspected of supporting Daesh-claimed attacks on Tehran

Iranian authorities have arrested at least seven suspects for allegedly helping militants involved in this week's twin terrorist attacks in Tehran , state media reporte...

Jun 11 2017

Italy says third London attacker flagged previous year

Police had issued an appeal for information about Thomas yesterday, saying he and his girlfriend were walking over the bridge when the attack started and that he might ha...

Jun 11 2017

Two thirds of Tory party members believe Theresa May should resign

Nick Timothy, May's co-chief of staff, said on the Conservative Home website that he stepped down on Friday, while the BBC reported that Fiona Hill had also quit. Just ...