Stories about World Media

Jun 13 2017

Germany: number of Britons granted citizenship quadruples

The Federal Statistical Office said on Tuesday that 2 865 Britons became German citizens in 2016. On June 23, 2016, 51.9 percent of United Kingdom citizens voted in fav...

Jun 13 2017

Southgate continues his England revolution

N'Golo Kante's inability to claim a regular starting berth at global level sums up the strength in depth France have at their disposal, admits England manager Gareth S...

Jun 13 2017

Trump on Comey: He's a leaker

He testified that Trump told him on 26 January that he expected loyalty from the Federal Bureau of Investigation director and the next month urged him to drop the probe ...

Jun 13 2017

UK's May vows to deliver Conservatives from 'mess' caused by election setback

Also under consideration is whether to exclude overseas students in the immigration numbers and even possibly to abandon the target to reduce immigration to the "tens of ...

Jun 13 2017

Trump willing to testify, won't say if tapes of Comey talks exist

In his first public remarks since the testimony of former FBI Director James Comey , President Donald Trump promised Friday that he will testify if asked - a...

Jun 13 2017

Bill Cosby case handed to jury

The jurors are from the Pittsburgh area and were brought to the Norristown courthouse at the order of Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas Judge Steven O'Neill. And al...

Jun 13 2017

Scottish leader Sturgeon says will work to keep Conservatives out of power

Ms Dugdale said: "I'm hugely encouraged by these results for Scottish Labour ". Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson , whose party boosted its MPs north of the ...

Jun 13 2017

" "LCD Soundsystem Scoff At Rhino Reissues: "[We] Aren't Announcing Shit"

As many people on social media pointed out, it's not that long since the previous vinyl drop - in fact, copies are still readily available. Via their publicist, the band ...

Jun 13 2017

'Coalition of crackpots': Newspapers savage Theresa May over election nightmare

A record 51 elected members are from ethnic minorities, including several of South Asian descent, and Britain now has its first member of parliament of Palestinian descen...

Jun 13 2017

Two US soldiers killed, two wounded in attack by Afghan soldier

The soldiers' identities wasn't immediately available, nor was their military branch. So-called "green-on-blue" insider attacks by Afghan soldiers on global service mem...

Jun 13 2017

Warriors join Bulls, Lakers, Celtics on list of NBA's greats

Their one title came previous year when the Cavs became the first National Basketball Association team to rally from a 3-1 Finals deficit to deliver the city its first ma...

Jun 13 2017

May's key ministers hold 'secret talks' with Labour to force soft Brexit

The chaos has also weighed on the pound, which has plunged nearly two percent since Thursday, and the government may have to delay the announcement of its policy plans to...

Jun 13 2017

Pakistan hopes current impasse in Gulf countries to be resolved soon

He also reiterated strong commitment and support of the Gulf-nation for all issues of interest for Pakistan, including matters of national security. Free webinar: Regis...

Jun 13 2017

Attorney General Sessions to talk publicly to US Senate panel

Sessions recused himself from the Russia probe back in March, after admitting he hadn't disclosed two meetings with the Russian ambassador in 2016. The former senator...

Jun 13 2017

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka to reach Champions Trophy semis

After winning a crucial toss in overcast conditions, Pakistan's seamers hit their lines well but Sri Lanka's openers countered the accuracy by targeting the short str...

Jun 13 2017

7 paramilitary troopers wounded in Indian-controlled Kashmir grenade attack

He said two policemen were injured in the militant attack. No militant outfit has claimed the responsibility for the grenade attacks. The injured have been shifted to h...

Jun 13 2017

Trump to host new South Korean president at White House

It also blamed Moon's predecessors Lee Myung-bak and Park Geun-hye for bringing the north-south ties to "collapse" in the past decade. But Moon, in his talks with Toshi...

Jun 13 2017

Trump's credibility is primary Comey target

Comey also bluntly accused the Trump White House of lying, asserted that Trump asked him to back off an investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flyn...

Jun 13 2017

Love or hate Trump or Comey, they're great for TV ratings

In his testimony, Comey said that after he was sacked and Trump's May 12 tweet , he gave the memos to Richman with the intent that they be leaked to the media. "I'll...

Jun 13 2017

Talks to restore Northern Executive to resume at Stormont

It comes as the DUP continue to negotiate with the Conservative Party about forming a minority government, with further talks to take place this week. "They will not be s...