Al Jazeera English headlinesAs Israel bombards Gaza, BDS urges renewed economic pressure
Fri, 14 May 2021 16:33:33 +0000
BDS is urging consumers to vote with their wallets and economically pressure Israel to end its occupation of Palestine.
US lawmakers reach agreement on probe for Jan 6 insurrection
Fri, 14 May 2021 16:23:45 +0000
Homeland Security Committee agrees to terms of powerful investigative body likely to face challenges from Republicans.
Ukraine is becoming an 'anti-Russia', Putin says
Fri, 14 May 2021 16:16:06 +0000
Russian president accuses Ukraine's leaders of overseeing a 'cleansing' of the country's political space.
Mali to form new 'broad-based' transitional government
Fri, 14 May 2021 16:08:19 +0000
Prime Minister Moctar Ouane resigns but is immediately reappointed to carry out a cabinet reshuffle.
What is at stake in Chile's upcoming elections
Fri, 14 May 2021 15:12:13 +0000
Chileans will choose members who will draw up a new constitution as well as state and local officials.
Kyrgyz leader signs law threatening Kumtor gold mine takeover
Fri, 14 May 2021 14:40:06 +0000
Move allows gov't to take control of the country's largest gold mine if Centerra Gold violates environmental standards.
Is France cracking down on Chechen asylum seekers?
Fri, 14 May 2021 14:11:35 +0000
The case of Magomed Gadaev, who was returned to Russia, has raised concerns among legal experts and rights groups.
The faux anti-imperialism of denying anti-Uighur atrocities
Fri, 14 May 2021 14:05:24 +0000
Why are some Western 'anti-imperialists' determined to whitewash China's well-documented crimes against the Uighurs?
Italian judge drops refugee 'kidnapping' case against Salvini
Fri, 14 May 2021 13:19:12 +0000
Decision contradicts ruling in similar case last month involving Salvini's treatment of migrants and refugees.
Congress members slam US support for Israel
Fri, 14 May 2021 12:38:47 +0000
Several Democrats urge administration to defend Palestinian rights as others back Israel amid Gaza conflict.
Glasgow protesters praised for blocking UK immigration officers
Fri, 14 May 2021 12:10:08 +0000
Hundreds surrounded a deportation van and ultimately secured the temporary release of two detained men.
Palestinians in Gaza recount 'ruthless' horrors of Israeli raids
Fri, 14 May 2021 11:50:23 +0000
An Israeli pre-dawn escalation on the northern Gaza Strip resulted in more killings and displaced families.
Iraqi PM: Is Iraq at the crossroads of US-Iran relations?
Fri, 14 May 2021 11:13:01 +0000
Mustafa al-Kadhimi discusses the geopolitical and domestic challenges facing Iraq.
Several Afghan worshippers killed in blast at mosque near Kabul
Fri, 14 May 2021 10:45:56 +0000
No immediate claim of responsibility for blast on second day of temporary ceasefire agreed between gov't and Taliban.
Offer more for more to stop Iran from going nuclear
Fri, 14 May 2021 10:41:29 +0000
If Biden wants a lasting agreement with Iran, he is going to have to broaden the appeal of the negotiations.
India is gasping for air
Fri, 14 May 2021 10:16:26 +0000
We are trying to help those suffering from COVID-19 in India, but volunteer work alone cannot get us out of this crisis.
Lightning suspected of killing 18 elephants in India's Assam
Fri, 14 May 2021 10:13:04 +0000
Authorities probe deaths of 18 elephants as leading conservationist raises doubts the animals were killed by lightning.
Turkey's Karpowership shuts down power to Lebanon
Fri, 14 May 2021 09:00:20 +0000
Shutdown threatens longer daily power cuts across the heavily indebted nation.
In Pictures: Death and destruction in Gaza as Israel attacks
Fri, 14 May 2021 08:31:16 +0000
Israeli artillery and tank shells fired into Gaza on Thursday evening forced many families to flee their homes.
Kenya leader's constitutional reform bid illegal: High Court
Fri, 14 May 2021 07:35:39 +0000
Five-judge court says Kenyatta used a constitutional provision reserved for citizens to initiate the changes.
Taiwan holds off raising COVID-19 alert level as cases surge
Fri, 14 May 2021 07:12:02 +0000
Taiwan reports at least 29 new domestic cases, the highest number of locally transmitted infections since last year.
White people rescued before Black people in Palma: Amnesty
Fri, 14 May 2021 07:00:56 +0000
Rights group alleges white contractors airlifted to safety before local Black people after raid on Mozambican town.
Israel pounds Gaza with air raids, shelling: Live news
Fri, 14 May 2021 06:55:29 +0000
Death toll in Gaza rises to 122 as Palestinian families seek shelter in schools to flee Israel's 'most violent' attacks.
India COVID cases above 24 million as mutant spreads across globe
Fri, 14 May 2021 06:46:13 +0000
India sees 4,000 more deaths and 343,144 new cases amid reports that strain first found there is spreading in the world.
The Price of Progress: How safe is European food production?
Fri, 14 May 2021 05:02:56 +0000
Farming is big business, but what is the true cost when corporations sway policy and chemicals drive food production?
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