Stories about World Media

Jun 11 2017

United Kingdom leader May strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party

Late Saturday both Downing Street and the DUP issued statements saying talks over a deal to prop up the government would resume next week, amid concern among more liber...

Jun 11 2017

Theresa May reaches 'outline' power deal with DUP after election fiasco

Then, after midnight, Downing Street responded, saying: "The Prime Minister has tonight spoken with the DUP to discuss finalising a confidence and supply deal when Parlia...

Jun 11 2017

Top Aides to UK PM Quit After Election Losses

British Prime Minister Theresa May appears to have begun a purge in her party after shock election results stripped the Conservatives of their commanding majority in Parl...

Jun 11 2017

5 things to watch: Coats, Rogers, McCabe and Rosenstein testify

The nation's top intelligence official told associates in March that President Donald Trump asked him if he could intervene with then-FBI Director James Comey to get ...

Jun 11 2017

White House takes a harder line with Qatar

Ankara will also train the Qatari Police force.Meanwhile, this situation is a repeat of 2014, when several Gulf countries recalled their Ambassadors from Doha over its ...

Jun 11 2017

Tampa Bay Derby victor Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes

Total handle on the 11-horse race at Belmont Park, including all horizontal wagers ending in the Belmont Stakes , was $47.5 million, down from $52.2 million on a 13-hors...

Jun 11 2017

Qatar foreign minister: No one has 'right to blockade my country'

The Saudi-led bloc this week cut diplomatic ties and transport links with Qatar, saying the country must distance itself from Iran and stop funding Islamist groups. the...

Jun 11 2017

Conservative chief whip Gavin Williamson is in Belfast for talks with DUP

But media reports suggest they had demanded the departure of May's joint chiefs of staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, as the price for allowing the 60-year-old vicar's d...

Jun 11 2017

Hundreds march on Downing Street to protest Tory and DUP coalition

And almost 24 hours after polls closed across the country, Labour finally took the central London seat of Kensington after three recounts, meaning the final tally r...

Jun 11 2017

Irish PM Enda Kenny warns Theresa May over deal talks with DUP

Later, the Scottish Tory leader said she had received "categoric assurances" from the PM over LGBTI rights. " Theresa May is a dead woman walking. It's just how long s...

Jun 11 2017

Theresa May's minority United Kingdom government agrees confidence and supply deal with DUP

They couldn't possibly prefer a Labour Party that is itself divided over Brexit . With only 17 of the 650 seats still to declare, the results largely bore out the ...

Jun 11 2017

May to form government and will work with DUP

British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks watched by her husband Philip in 10 Downing street, London, as she addresses the press Friday, June 9, 2017 following an audie...

Jun 11 2017

London terror attack: Who were the three men behind London attack?

The 29-year-old man was arrested in the early hours of Friday morning on suspicion of being involved in the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism. T...

Jun 11 2017

Macron faces test in French parliamentary elections

Mounir Mahjoubi, junior minister in charge of digital affairs, said on BFM television that voters have acknowledged that the first weeks of Macron's presidency "have been...

Jun 11 2017

Troops rescue 182 Marawi residents

Hundreds of gunmen loyal to the Islamic State (IS) group are battling air strikes, artillery and ground forces in Marawi . He said the Maute-ISIS terror group, whose...

Jun 11 2017

Trump breaks silence on Comey testimony: 'total and complete vindication'

He also kicked up a hornet's nest of questions about the legal and ethical implications of the move. Instead, Trump let his lawyer do the talking for him. That would make...

Jun 11 2017

What we know about the London terrorists

Valeria Khadija Collina, who is Italian and converted to Islam, spoke in an interview with Italy's L'Espresso news magazine about her son, Youssef Zaghba , 22, one of th...

Jun 11 2017

Theresa May Top Aides Resign After Disastrous Election

But it will be another blow to the prime minister, who has been heavily reliant on their advice and support since her previous job as home secretary. Theresa May's top ...

Jun 11 2017

Iran has sent five planes of food to Qatar, airline says

In the biggest diplomatic crisis in the region in years, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates , plus Egypt and Yemen, on Monday announced they were cutting...

Jun 11 2017

UK ministers push for Johnson to take over from Theresa May

Boris Johnson has urged Tory MPs to "get behind" Theresa May but allies of the Foreign Secretary said it was a case of "when, not if" he launches his bid to replace ...