Stories about World Media

Jun 12 2017

Protests break out across Kashmir after Hizbul commander Sabzar Ahmad is killed

Indian authorities clamped a curfew across most of Indian-held Kashmir (IHK) for the first day of the Islamic month of Ramazan on Sunday and partially cut telephone servi...

Jun 12 2017

MP farmers protest: Congress terms Shivraj Singh Chouhan's fast a 'drama'

Claiming that the majority of the population in Madhya Pradesh is dependent on farming, Chouhan earlier in the day said that the state can not progress without farmers....

Jun 12 2017

Losses for Scottish nationalists

However, the SNP's former Westminster group leader, Angus Robertson , lost his Moray seat to the Tories. May called a snap general election in an attempt to strength...

Jun 12 2017

British PM leaves top ministers unchanged after election

British Prime Minister Theresa May will form a government supported by a small Northern Irish outfit after her Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority in an ...

Jun 12 2017

Iran has sent five planes of vegetables to Qatar: airline

Saudi Arabia and allies Egypt , Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) severed ties with Qatar last week, accusing it of supporting Islamist terrorists and arch-...

Jun 12 2017

Tehran terrorist attacks death toll rises to 17, terrorists' identities revealed

This is the first time the Sunni extremist group carried out attacks in Shia-majority Iran. It called the detainees "elements of the Wahhabi IS group", and said they were...

Jun 12 2017

13 marines killed as militants laying siege to Philippine city

But a Philippine military spokesman, Lieutenant Colonel Jo-Ar Herrera , said US troops are not on the ground "They are not fighting". They encountered improvised explo...

Jun 12 2017

'Positive talks' between Conservatives and DUP over power deal

What was long predicted to be a potential landslide in the General Election for the Conservatives turned out to actually be nothing of the sort. The party's chief whi...

Jun 12 2017

Britain's May Seeks Deal With North Ireland Party to Cling to Power

May is desperately trying to shore up her position after losing her Commons majority in the election . Earlier, Downing Street had said a preliminary agreement had alr...

Jun 12 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May's top aides resign after election fiasco

The change was unlikely to significantly quell unrest within the party. The Tory loss has been attributed primarily to a weak campaign by Theresa May and her overconf...

Jun 12 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association wades into Gulf crisis, removing Qatari referee from World Cup qualifier

It is not unusual for Federation Internationale de Football Association to place countries in separate qualifying draws because of disputes, and Infantino said he is in t...

Jun 12 2017

British police arrest seventh man in London Bridge attack probe

Police said six other suspects remain in custody and searches are ongoing. "If you know anything about these particular types of knives, please let us know - it could pro...

Jun 12 2017

Senate hearing on Russia investigation underway

CORNISH: But leaders of the Senate intelligence committee say they will continue looking into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election and any ties bet...

Jun 12 2017

Philippines' Duterte not aware of United States help against Islamists in Marawi

The statement comes less than a year after President Rodrigo Duterte stated he did not want to "see any military man of any nation" in the Philippines, "except the F...

Jun 12 2017

Wonder Woman - DC finally get it right

The story follows Diana ( Gal Gadot , Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice) a Princess of the Amazons living on an all-female populated island called Themysceria and i...

Jun 12 2017

European politicians hope for softer Brexit following the UK's General Election result

British Prime Minister Theresa May reached an "outline agreement" with the ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party in order to be able to govern after a humiliatin...

Jun 12 2017

Kansas City Man Freed From Prison After Finding His Doppelgänger in Jail

No DNA, fingerprint or other physical evidence linked Jones to the crime, but he was convicted of aggravated robbery based on eyewitness testimony. " When I saw the pic...

Jun 12 2017

Flight diverted to Germany following terrorism concerns

Witnesses reported hearing several men having a conversation with "terroristic content", according to Cologne police spokesperson Christoph Gilles . Upon landing, pass...

Jun 12 2017

Golden State Warriors: 5 takeaways from Game 4 vs

Many fans around the league have criticized the officials for calling that many fouls in the National Basketball Association finals. "I'm just trying to enjoy this moment...

Jun 12 2017

Anti-Shariah Rally Draws Counter-Protesters To South Bay Demonstrations

The U.S. Supreme Court has been asked to review the ban. In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, a group that has claimed credit for white nationalist posters on college campuses sa...