Stories about World Media

Jun 12 2017

PM Modi leaves for home after attending SCO Summit in Astana

All members' countries of the regional grouping signed 11 documents including one on combating extremism. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif along with a delegation, includi...

Jun 12 2017

Top tech firms sign open letter pledging to support the Paris Agreement

Noting that the Trump administration had announced June 1 that the USA would leave the landmark agreement, the unnamed official said that this was because of the presid...

Jun 12 2017

For Labour's Corbyn, strong result turns defeat into victory

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , riding a wave of acclaim for his party's unexpectedly strong showing, called on May to resign . She is in the process of striking a deal ...

Jun 12 2017

France's Macron decries Russian media's 'fake news' while hosting Putin

The two leaders emerged from their first meeting - discussions at the sumptuous Palace of Versailles that lasted more than an hour longer than planned - clearly still a...

Jun 12 2017

USA and Russian Federation call for dialogue over Qatar-GCC dispute

In their joint statement on Friday, Saudi Arabia and its partners said they had created the terror sanctions list because of the "the continuous and ongoing violation...

Jun 12 2017

Driver charged after leading state police on interstate chase in stolen vehicle

Sunday New Hampshire State Police troopers tried to stop a vehicle that had been reported stolen on Interstate 89 in Warner. The driver, Gregory Coffey of Providence, w...

Jun 12 2017

Iran says attackers had been in Iraq, Syria for IS

The official IRNA news agency on Sunday quotes Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi as saying the suspect left Iran for a neighboring country following the attacks but "...

Jun 12 2017

Trump says James Comey's testimony showed 'no collusion, no obstruction'

Mr Trump has branded his former FBI director a "leaker", a day after Mr Comey gave testimony in which he accused Mr Trump of trying to quash an investigation and lying ...

Jun 12 2017

US Senate minority leader invites Trump to testify on Capitol Hill

Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on Sunday formally invited President Donald Trump to testify under oath before the U.S. Senate. "He should make them public right away",...

Jun 12 2017

Malaysia Airlines flight MH128 disrupted by unstable passenger, not terrorism - Aussie cops

An armed tactical officer sweeps a Malaysia Airlines flight at Melbourne Airport in Australia on Wednesday night. Passengers said he appeared to be carrying an electr...

Jun 12 2017

Bahrain foreign minister to visit Turkey amid Gulf row

The White House said the Mr Trump and Mr Sisi agreed on the importance of all countries implementing agreements to fight terrorism . Other U.S. "Stop teaching peop...

Jun 12 2017

House Committee to James Comey: Hand Over the Memos

US President Donald Trump has broken his silence on James Comey's testimony , saying he has been vindicated by it. "I hope you can let this go", Trump reportedly ...

Jun 12 2017

Britain's May does not have majority for leaving single market: Conservative lawmaker

She said the election had been a 'dreadful result'. A jubilant Mr Corbyn, whose party's performance exceeded all expectations, urged Mrs May to step down and give him t...

Jun 12 2017

UK PM Theresa May Receives Permission From Queen to Form New Parliament

South of the United States, in Mexico City, where Merkel is on a visit, the German chancellor said, "We are ready for the negotiations (on Brexit )". Following an audien...

Jun 12 2017

Sturgeon: "Scotland will be independent"

Meanwhile, Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has said SNP/Liberal Democrat marginal seats across the country could decide whether an independence referendu...

Jun 12 2017

Saudis, allies issue Qatar-linked 'terrorism' list

Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain lead a string of countries that this week cut ties with Qatar over what they say is the emirate's financing o...

Jun 12 2017

Talks on United Kingdom minority govt 'positive'

Downing St. said the Cabinet will discuss the agreement on Monday. The archconservative DUP party's staunch opposition to gay marriage and abortion have kicked up controv...

Jun 12 2017

Suspects in Manchester bombing freed without charge

Russ Jackson , head of counterterrorism policing for northwest England, said Sunday that police believe Abedi assembled the bomb himself, but it's unclear "whether he a...

Jun 12 2017

NBA Finals -- Cavs avoid sweep, thrash Warriors in Game 4

When the stars come out with an edge and intensity that can not be matched by the opponent, it spreads throughout the team and the whole team wants to come out and play w...

Jun 12 2017

Theresa May heads to Buckingham Palace to seek minority government

Thats what people voted for last June. "We are not going to make a prediction or set out in advance what our negotiating position will be because we don't know at this ...