Stories about World Media

Jun 11 2017

Clinging to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

Britain's opposition Labour party Leader Jeremy Corbyn gives a thumbs up as he arrives at Labour Party headquarters in central London on June 9, 2017 after results in...

Jun 11 2017

Trump says Qatar must end terrorism funding

Tillerson , speaking at the State Department , said the us would help support efforts to mediate the crisis, along with Kuwait - another Gulf country that has steppe...

Jun 11 2017

Nadal eyes 10th title before final with Wawrinka

Nadal booked his place in the summit showdown after registering a comfortable 6-3, 6-4, 6-0 win over sixth seed Dominic Thiem of Austria in the one-sided last-four cl...

Jun 11 2017

Tories and DUP to agree 'confidence and supply' deal

She said only the Tories have the "legitimacy and ability" to govern with the support of the DUP , who she described as "friends and allies". A Downing Street spokesma...

Jun 11 2017

8 suspected of backing Tehran attacks held

It described the suspects as "agents of Daesh", an Arabic acronym for the Islamic State group, and said they included "operational teams". Thousands of people gathered ...

Jun 11 2017

Why Donald Trump's Attempt to Go After James Comey Could Backfire

US President Donald Trump (R) holds a joint news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington , US June 9, 2...

Jun 11 2017

Doubts over Theresa May's grip on power as DUP talks continue

The Conservatives are expected to pick up some elements of the DUP's manifesto. The narrow majority secured by the deal means parliamentary votes will be on a knife edg...

Jun 11 2017

James Comey Has His High Noon Moment

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The president also denied asking Comey for a pledge of loyalty. Karl asked if the President would be willing to testify under oath to this. Trump wr...

Jun 11 2017

Scottish Tory leader 'given gay rights pledge from PM over DUP tie-up'

Meanwhile, the Scottish National Party retained just 35 of the 56 seats it secured two years ago and lost its Westminster leader, Angus Robertson, and former first minist...

Jun 11 2017

DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May

Jesus Christ, see you, you are a fucking omnishambles, that's what you are. May is desperately trying to shore up her position after losing her Commons majority in the...

Jun 11 2017

Pressure mounts on May to resign after election stumble

The agreement should protect the government from being brought down by a vote of no confidence, but they will have to agree other issues on a vote-by-vote basis. Instead,...

Jun 11 2017

British PM Now Says DUP Talks Ongoing, No Support Deal Yet

Downing St. said the Cabinet will discuss the agreement on Monday. With media asking questions about whether May could remain at Downing Street after her electoral humi...

Jun 11 2017

GOP shrugs off Comey revelations, sticks with Trump

Trump, when asked about the possibility of those tapes during a press conference on Friday afternoon, would not rule out his earlier claim that his conversations with...

Jun 11 2017

The US might withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council

She called for the Council to address serious human rights violations in Venezuela and for the government of President Nicolas Maduro to address them. Countries shoul...

Jun 11 2017

Sessions says he plans to testify before Senate intelligence panel

Sessions, in a letter Saturday to Senator Richard Shelby , wrote that he had been scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before House and Senate Appropria...

Jun 11 2017

Still no deal to keep Tories in power

Fallon said it would not be a formal coalition, instead the DUP's 10 MPs would support the government "on the big things" such as the budget, defence issues and Brexit. A...

Jun 11 2017

Two US soldiers killed in attack by Afghan soldier

The media reports that the incident occurred as U.S. and Afghan forces returned from a joint operation, the Afghan source said. A spokesman for the provincial governor of...

Jun 11 2017

Brexit talks face delay after United Kingdom election shock

Angela Merkel has said she assumes Britain will stick to its Brexit negotiation plan after the shock election result. After calling a snap election in April in anticip...

Jun 11 2017

Merkel assumes United Kingdom will stick to original Brexit plans

Britain's inconclusive election means it is more likely to opt for a softer Brexit in which it remains in the European Union's customs union, Irish appointed EU agricu...

Jun 11 2017

'He could be Labour's salvation': Corbyn supporters on the election result

Some senior Tories had made the removal of Hill and Timothy a condition for continuing to support May, who has vowed to remain prime minister despite the Conservatives ...