Stories about World Media

Jun 20 2017

Iran fires rockets in 'revenge' at Islamic State in Syria

There was no official reaction from Syria, which has been backed by Iran as it seeks to force Islamic State forces off of its territory. He is acting to protect his asset...

Jun 20 2017

Multiple fatalities in Florida workplace shooting

Neumann's previous criminal record was otherwise minor - marijuana possession and driving under the influence - and the co-worker he allegedly beat up three years ago was...

Jun 20 2017

Portugal in mourning as dozens killed in raging forest fires

AFP | More than 1,000 firefighters on Monday continued to battle a giant forest fire that swept through central Portugal at the weekend, killing at least 62 people. Pri...

Jun 20 2017

Efforts intensify to resolve Gulf dispute

Qatar is also a United States ally and houses arguably its most important military base in the region. In a sign of economic damage from the dispute, Standard & Poor's...

Jun 20 2017

Otto Warmbier: US Student Freed By North Korea Dies

On Monday, less than a week after returning to the United States with severe brain damage, his family announced Warmbier had "completed his journey home". Commenting on...

Jun 20 2017

Stumped by BJP's Presidential pick, Mayawati, opposition focus on Kovind's 'RSS' background

The BSP said it was "positive" on Kovind's name and added that it would support the Opposition's candidate only if they fielded a Dalit candidate. He was a member of ...

Jun 20 2017

Finsbury Park terror attack: Suspect named as 48-year-old Darren Osborne

The Metropolitan Police said in a statement that the man was detained by members of the public at the scene of the attack early Monday. The alleged attacker is now in...

Jun 20 2017

Confederations Cup: Mexico score in injury time to hold Portugal

El Tri would find their last-gasp equalizer from the head of Hector Moreno to force Portugal to split points on the day. The report says that Zidane told Rona...

Jun 20 2017

Saudi Arabia says airspace ban on Qatari flights to protect citizens

The president said he would conduct a trilateral teleconference call with French President Emmanuel Macron and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani later on June...

Jun 20 2017

Team Trump looks for nuance in the words 'under investigation'

First, White House staffers spend 24 hours denying Trump was under investigation. Trump on Sunday once again tweeted his displeasure with the ramped-up Russian Federa...

Jun 20 2017

UK hope for Brexit deal like 'no other'

He said that the other European Union countries have a united position but the British are "in chaos". Leading business groups call on prime minister Theresa May to d...

Jun 20 2017

London terror attack suspect named by media

Police have been searching a residential address in Pentwyn, a suburb to the northeast of Cardiff , where Mr Osborne has been listed as living. The Muslim cleric who p...

Jun 20 2017

Theresa May chased away by Grenfell Tower protesters

The apartment block on fire in central London . The death toll in the fire that ravaged a London tower block last week has risen to 79, police said on Monday, and ...

Jun 20 2017

Van Plows Into Worshipers Leaving London Mosque

Met Police commissioner Cressida Dick said: " London has woken up to the news of another appalling attack on our city". British Prime Minister, Teresa May said she w...

Jun 20 2017

He speaks! Top White House aide Kushner gives rare remarks

The event, scheduled to last four hours Monday, brought to the White House top executives from an industry whose leaders haven't shied away from publicly criticizing Trum...

Jun 20 2017

Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

Virat Kohli won the toss and put Pakistan in to bat first. The difference between Pakistan's batting and bowling averages in the semi-finals and final of this tourn...

Jun 20 2017

Macron's party set to win in French parliamentary elections

FRENCH president Emmanuel Macron appeared to be heading for a thumping victory in parliamentary elections. From five to 12 seats will be claimed by other candidate...

Jun 20 2017

Ivanka Trump calls for tolerance after latest London attack

Police have arrested a 48-year-old man and are treating the attack as a terror incident. "ANIC calls upon all Muslims and non-Muslims to stand united against any form...

Jun 20 2017

Pakistan's 'pressure' got to India, says Kohli

Amir, who missed Pakistan's eight-wicket semi-final win over England with a back spasm, finished with three wickets for 16 runs in six overs. Amir, whose career was alm...

Jun 20 2017

Oppositions views taken into account in picking Kovind: Naidu

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Naidu on Friday met Communist Party of India (CPI) leaders D. Raja and Sudhakar Reddy at the latter's party office over presiden...