Stories about World Media

Jun 19 2017

Portugal are more than Cristiano Ronaldo - Mexico's Guillermo Ochoa

Host Russia , ranked 63rd in the world, opens Group A play on Saturday against New Zealand in St. Petersburg. Cristiano Ronaldo is not letting accusations of tax f...

Jun 19 2017

Scotland are a top team - Cheika

Yet despite the intensity ratcheting up and Australia hitting the front at 19-17 midway through the second half, Scotland roared back with a magnificent try by opensi...

Jun 19 2017

London fire: Queen, not PM May, taps into national mood

Protesters march down Oxford Stret during a rally calling for justice for those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire on June 16, 2017 in London, England. Not everyone was ...

Jun 19 2017

Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

Portugal players practice drills during an official training session at the Rubin Training Ground in Kazan , Russia , on Friday, June 16, 2017. The unlikely hero of ...

Jun 19 2017

At Least 57 Dead in Central Portugal Wildfires; Many Killed in Cars

On Sunday afternoon, almost 900 firefighters and 300 vehicles were still battling the blaze as scenes of devastation could be seen around the town. Gomes also said that...

Jun 19 2017

43 killed as forest fires rage across central Portugal

Portugal was hit by a series of fires a year ago which devastated more than 100,000 hectares (1,000 square kilometres) of the mainland. At least 54 people were injured ...

Jun 19 2017

Grenfell residents in 'passionate, angry' exchanges with PM at Downing Street

The commander said video and photographs from inside the "considerably damaged" 24-storey tower are going to be released on Sunday. The death toll now stands at 58 pres...

Jun 19 2017

58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire in London: Cops

She also noted that an emergency fund of more than $6 million has begun to be "distributed on the ground so people can buy clothes, food and other essentials". Hundreds...

Jun 19 2017

9 more trapped civilians rescued in Marawi

It was not clear from the accounts whether the bodies were those of civilians or militants killed in clashes as government troops fight to regain control of the last neig...

Jun 19 2017

Wildfires in Portugal kill at least 58

The UN chief went on to commend the Government, firefighters, emergency responders and civil society organizations who are sparing no efforts to battle the wildfire and h...

Jun 19 2017

It's Unclear if UK Will Follow Initial Brexit Talks Plan - MEP Negotiator

He had been due to use a high-profile speech in the City of London on Thursday night to send out a message that the Government would protect business from shocks during...

Jun 18 2017

Deputy AG Rosenstein: 'Be skeptical' of anonymous sources

Deputy Attorney-General Rod Rosenstein submitted a widely circulated memo to the President last month raising concerns over Mr Comey's performance, but Mr Trump lat...

Jun 18 2017

Adele visits Grenfell Tower

Beginning at approximately 1am on Tuesday night, a blaze devastated west London's Grenfell Tower, leaving 70 people in hospital while at least 17 people (at the time of w...

Jun 18 2017

Trump Says No Proof Of Collusion With Russians

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has privately told colleagues that he may have to recuse himself from the Russian Federation probe, according to ABC News . Sh...

Jun 18 2017

British police reveal identity of two London Bridge attackers

Redouane was 30 years old and had claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan. Butt, who also went by the name Abu Zaitun, was known to neighbours by the nickname "Abs/z" and was...

Jun 18 2017

Ken Starr warns Trump against firing Mueller

He too said Mueller should be left to conduct his investigation independently. "Time to rethink", he tweeted on Monday , citing Mr Mueller's hiring decisions and Mr Co...

Jun 18 2017

Third London attacker had been detained en route for Syria, reports say

Newspaper Corriere wrote that Zaghba, who worked in a London restaurant, was stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 when he was trying to fly to Syria. The other member o...

Jun 18 2017

'Alt-Right' Condemned By Southern Baptist Convention

One pastor, David Mills of Athens, Georgia, requested that the resolution be a amended to include a study of "alt-right" and "alt-left" movements in the country to be b...

Jun 18 2017

London attackers wore fake bomb belts

Detectives from Scotland Yard's counter-terrorism command are trying to find out where every item used by the trio of terrorists came from. All three of the attacker...

Jun 18 2017

European Union warns United Kingdom of the consequences of delaying Brexit talks

The Conservatives unexpectedly lost their parliamentary majority in last week's general election, which May called in order to strengthen the party's mandate heading in...