Stories about World Media

Jun 14 2017

Lesley Laird appointed new shadow Scottish secretary

The other fresh appointees are Lesley Laird to shadow Scottish secretary, and Dawn Butler returning to shadow minister for diverse communities . Laird was previously d...

Jun 14 2017

Six people killed in Grenfell Tower fire in London

The London Fire Brigade said it received the first reports of the blaze at 12:54 a.m. and the first engines arrived within six minutes. The announcement of any deal b...

Jun 14 2017

See Nigerians reactions as CCT clears Saraki of false asset declaration charges

To this end, he ruled a no-case submission against the Senate President and discharged him off all charges slammed against him by the Federal Government. Saraki, who has ...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions' Testimony in 7 Minutes

Further, I have no knowledge of any such conversations by anyone connected to the Trump campaign . Sessions said: "It did not violate my recusal". "The suggestion th...

Jun 14 2017

Trump says congressional shooter is dead, calls for unity

He was in stable condition, the newspaper reported. "The Capitol Hill Police saved many lives this morning from a shooter who had obviously planned to kill many Repub...

Jun 14 2017

Steve Scalise Shot In Virginia During Congressional Baseball Practice

Scalise, 51, the No. 3 House Republican leader first elected to the House in 2008, was in stable condition and undergoing surgery at a nearby hospital. Reports said that ...

Jun 14 2017

Iran detains 6 persons linked to Tehran terror attacks

He called regional rival Saudi Arabia "a tribal state very far from anything like a democracy", and denounced U.S. sanctions against Iran over its ballistic missile pro...

Jun 14 2017

6 killed as huge fire engulfs residential tower in London

Steve Apter, director of safety and assurance at London Fire Brigade, said: "I can confirm I have had firefighters manage to get through particularly arduous conditio...

Jun 14 2017

Congressmen Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'

Hodgkinson allegedly wrote in a 2015 post to his Facebook account, referring to the Louisiana congressman. The FBI and local law enforcement officials said they haven'...

Jun 14 2017

Flood affects over 400 houses in Mizoram

Lal Thanhawla said other members of the panel will be state finance minister Lalsawta , Disaster Management minister C Ngurlianchunga and representatives of NGOs. In ...

Jun 14 2017

'I got us into this mess'

Foster tweeted afterward that "discussions are going well with the government and we hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion". The Evening S...

Jun 14 2017

United Nations human rights chief 'alarmed' by Gulf-led blockade against Qatar

The Somali President, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, in turn refused on June 12 to succumb to pressure by Saudi Arabia , rejecting a United States dollars 80 million offer t...

Jun 14 2017

Tory-DUP deal announcement 'to be delayed due to tower block tragedy'

May's weakness means she must now listen to all shades of opinion on Brexit as she goes into Britain's most complex negotiations since World War Two.But May faces a hard ...

Jun 14 2017

Baby caught after being dropped from London fire

The cause of the fire was not known at this stage, London Fire Brigade said . A huge fundraising drive has been launched to help out the residents of Grenfell Tower, t...

Jun 14 2017

Virginia: Gunman shoots at Congressman during baseball practice session

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) was among those shot on Wednesday morning. His injuries were not believed to life-threatening, the AP reported . A group of Re...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions: Collusion Suggestions Are 'Appalling And Detestable'

Comey referred frequently to the attorney general, and included the tantalizing tidbit that there were "facts that I can't discuss in an open setting". It's a tactic Pric...

Jun 14 2017

Gunman wounds GOP congressman, dies from injuries in shootout with police

Five people were transported to area hospitals including the suspect, who in custody and receiving medical attentions in custody, according to Alexandria Police Chief M...

Jun 14 2017

Hindu Sena celebrates Trump's 71st birthday

The fringe group believe Trump is the " saviour of humanity ". The Indian Express caught up with Mr. Gupta in anticipation of the event, where he conveyed his admirat...

Jun 14 2017

White House: Donald Trump won't sack special counsel investigating Russian 'meddling'

A long-time friend of Mr Donald Trump has said that the US President was considering whether to fire Mr Robert Mueller , the special counsel investigating possib...

Jun 14 2017

Operators help those affected by Grenfell Tower blaze

A view of flames and smoke from the fire consuming the Grenfell Tower apartment block in North Kensington, London , Britain, 14 June 2017. Another witness, Tamara, t...