Stories about World Media

Jun 19 2017

Everything you need to know about the Grenfell Tower fire protest

May was criticised for not speaking to Grenfell Tower residents on her first visit following the blaze. Police have said 58 people reported missing in the London fi...

Jun 19 2017

Labour's Corbyn says council did not have resources to tackle London fire

Meanwhile, UK Finance Minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday that the outer wall covering on the Grenfell Tower , known as cladding, is banned in the UK. The latest fi...

Jun 19 2017

Mumbai blasts: Verdict against Abu Salem, 6 other accused likely today

The accused include Mustafa Dossa , Abu Salem , Taher Merchant , Feroz Abdul Rashid Khan, Karimullah Khan and Riyaz Siddiqui. The anti-terrorism court said the six h...

Jun 19 2017

London apartment blaze: Firefighter's despair he 'could have done more'

Queen Elizabeth II, in a message released on her official birthday on Saturday, said the United Kingdom has been "resolute in the face of adversity" following recent tra...

Jun 19 2017

Abedi's brother released without charge

Police officers gather on a street near a property that they raided in the Moss Side area of Manchester on 27 May 2017. Police investigating the Manchester Arena su...

Jun 19 2017

Rubio says best to let Russia probe proceed

On Friday, to anyone who understands how words work, President Trump seemed to confirm that he was being investigated over his firing of former FBI director James Comey ...

Jun 19 2017

Pakistan thrash arch-rivals India to win ICC Champions Trophy

Pakistan sizzled at the sun-baked Oval on their way to their greatest 50-over triumph since the 1992 World Cup as they thrashed much-fancied India , the defending cha...

Jun 19 2017

United States leaves G-7 peers to talk among themselves on Paris accord

She said the G7 ministers also discussed the importance of us states, cities and businesses in tackling climate change. As the aftershocks of the Trump administration...

Jun 19 2017

Talks on propping up UK PM May's Conservatives are 'very positive'

While the DUP continue to hammer out the details of the arrangement with the Tories, the other four main parties at Stormont confirmed they would be meeting Mrs May on Th...

Jun 19 2017

Trump calls House health care bill 'mean'

One of the senators invited to Tuesday's lunch, Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch , said late on Monday he did not expect a Senate healthcare bill to be unveiled ...

Jun 19 2017

Trump personal attorney says president not under investigation

A career prosecutor who entered the administration with a reputation as a meticulous, nonpartisan lawyer, Rosenstein has been buffeted in his short time on the job by p...

Jun 19 2017

Emmanuel Macron's takeover of French politics is all but complete

Philippe said, calling the result a vindication of Mr. Macron's "winning strategy". Worldwide desk - The centrist party of French President Emmanuel Macron looks on c...

Jun 19 2017

Macron headed for overwhelming parliamentary majority

The National Front party can receive from five to 15 seats in the parliament. France's new leader, at 39 the youngest-ever and just getting his feet wet in politics...

Jun 19 2017

Qatari man to fly 4000 cows into country to maintain milk supplies

On Sunday, Morocco said it would remain neutral in the dispute, offering to mediate between the Gulf countries, which are all close allies to the North African kingdom. T...

Jun 19 2017

Manhunt launched after murder of 18-year-old woman in Wigan park

Circumstances leading up to the Orrell Park murder has not been determined, but Greater Manchester Police have not ruled out a sexual motive and they are working diligent...

Jun 19 2017

Emotional first anniversary for Orlando nightclub shooting that killed 49

The service began what would be nearly 24 hours of observations to remember the victims and the dozens of Pulse patrons who were wounded when Omar Mateen opened fire ...

Jun 19 2017

Trump lawyer - President not under investigation in Russian Federation probe

It comes after Mr Trump appeared to admit for the first time on Friday that he is being investigated, as he lashed out at a top Justice Department official probing link...

Jun 19 2017

Trump admits he is under investigation in Russia probe

But later, Trump said in an interview that he would have fired Comey "regardless" of Rosenstein's recommendation. It is not clear, however, if Trump was referring i...

Jun 19 2017

President Trump's lawyer stresses he is 'not under investigation' by FBI

Sekulow was tasked with explaining that Trump is not being investigated while somehow not contradicting his boss. Specifically, how can the president be accused of wrong...

Jun 19 2017

USA soldiers wounded in attack at base in north Afghanistan

The U.S. now has roughly 8,400 troops in Afghanistan (excluding those in country on a temporary basis), while North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and coalition allies have...