Stories about World Media

Jun 12 2017

May's election gamble backfires as voters throw a surprise

It could plunge the country into a prolonged period of political uncertainty and horsetrading over the formation of a coalition government, or possibly even another el...

Jun 12 2017

Sinn Fein leader says DUP-Tory deal will 'end in tears'

A potential Conservative-led governing coalition in the United Kingdom that includes the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ) could be "good news for Israel", a British Jewi...

Jun 12 2017

No-one has right to 'blockade' my country, says Qatar foreign minister

Iran and Russia share stances that the Qatar diplomatic crisis should be resolved through dialogue, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said after a meeting with...

Jun 12 2017

How Qatar's ties with Iran, Islamist groups led to crisis

African Union chairperson Alpha Conde on Sunday put himself forward as a mediator in the crisis between Qatar and other Gulf countries, urging dialogue after several Af...

Jun 12 2017

Police name third terrorist after London Bridge attack

Police said Tuesday that his family has been notified. The trio drove a van from London Bridge into pedestrians then got out and began stabbing people in an attac...

Jun 12 2017

Fired worker kills 5 at former Florida workplace

A fourth man was taken to a hospital, where he died. The victims were identified as Robert Snyder , 69; Brenda Montanez-Crespo, 44; Kevin Clark , 53; Jeffrey Roberts...

Jun 12 2017

Farmers' Stir: Madhya Pradesh CM Calls off Fast

Today, farmers in the Indian state of Punjab will follow their colleagues in other parts of the country and protest to demand debt relief and higher prices for agricultur...

Jun 12 2017

Families of London Bridge terrorists condemn their actions

However Italian newspaper Corriere Della Sera reported on Tuesday that Italian intelligence had reported the man to both Moroccan and British authorities. He married a ...

Jun 12 2017

United Kingdom defence minister Michael Fallon says govt views on Brexit haven't changed

For many British voters , the feeling after the country's third major vote in as many years was weariness. Numerous key cabinet posts have already been declared as unc...

Jun 12 2017

Two arrested at anti-Sharia Law protest

The " March Against Sharia " protesters were inside the Capitol and the counter-protesters outside, with state troopers keeping the two groups from co-mingling. A man col...

Jun 12 2017

Intelligence chiefs: No pressure from Trump administration on Russian Federation probe

Coats also told associates that Trump asked if he could intervene with then-FBI Director James B. Comey to get the bureau to back off its focus on former national secur...

Jun 12 2017

Zarif meets senior officials at SCO summit

Pakistani President Nawaz Sharif and Indian counterpart Narendra Modi reportedly shook hands and exchanged greetings late yesterday at the opening of the SCO meeting, a...

Jun 12 2017

U.S. intelligence chiefs rebuff questions on Trump inquiry

During the Senate hearing, both Democratic and some Republican lawmakers pressed Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency chief Mi...

Jun 12 2017

US Soldiers Killed In 'Insider Attack'

It also comes as the Taliban ramp up their campaign against the government in Afghanistan, and as US President Donald Trump mulls sending more troops into the lengthy con...

Jun 12 2017

Second Aussie killed in London attack

Nurse Kirsty Boden , 28, was also confirmed dead by her family. A new search is underway in a neighborhood near the home of two of the London Bridge attackers, hours ...

Jun 12 2017

Afghanistan cancels cricket series with Pakistan after Kabul attack

Funeral processions took place throughout Kabul on Thursday. Afghan Interior Ministry spokespeople reportedly said a water tanker laden with explosives was detonate...

Jun 12 2017

Bradley's stunning early goal helps US to 1-1 tie at Mexico

Mexico should be able to pull off the victory, having already beat the Americans away from home in this hexagonal qualifying phase. The U.S. did use all three subs , su...

Jun 12 2017

Why today's bandh may not be total

The fourth-semester postgraduate exams of Bengaluru University have been postponed. A shutdown called by the Kannada Okkoota, an umbrella body of pro-Kannada organisa...

Jun 12 2017

Celebrities air their views on the UK election result

Tim Farron, the current leader, retained his seat with only a narrow majority. Britain's best-selling Sun newspaper said senior members of her party had vowed to get ...

Jun 12 2017

May says she will form new British government

After confirming on Friday that her top five ministers, including finance minister Philip Hammond , would keep their jobs, May must name the rest of her team, who will t...