Al Jazeera English headlinesUS FDA panel okays COVID-19 booster jabs for people over 65
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 21:26:59 +0000
Recommendation comes after science advisory panel rejects Pfizer proposal to provide booster jabs to most people.
China pumps $14bn in cash into market amid Evergrande crisis
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 20:47:10 +0000
The People's Bank of China added 90 billion yuan of funds on a net basis as the Evergrande debt crisis intensifies.
France recalls US and Australia envoys over submarine deal
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 20:05:07 +0000
France recalls ambassadors to US and Australia for consultations - an unprecedented move taken over a submarine deal.
'We have to act now,' Biden says at climate meeting with leaders
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 20:02:17 +0000
At private session with global leaders, US president announces push with EU to significantly reduce methane emissions.
Tunisian MP and president critic Makhlouf briefly detained
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 19:41:40 +0000
Saif Eddine Makhlouf arrested by plainclothes officers as he attempt to attend court hearing against himself.
Drone attack killed 10 civilians in Kabul, US acknowledges
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 19:20:10 +0000
Top US general offers apology and says it is 'unlikely' that those killed in Afghanistan were associated with ISKP.
Can a new alliance in the Asia Pacific deter China?
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 18:56:20 +0000
The US, Australia and UK have announced a major defence agreement in the Asia Pacific.
Somalia accuses Djibouti of detaining national security adviser
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 18:47:16 +0000
Djibouti's gov't denies allegations of interference in Somali affairs amid escalating feud between president and PM.
Evergrande, Instagram's harm to teen girls, and India's K-craze
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 18:37:10 +0000
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Mexico to host summit of new Latin America 'pink tide' leaders
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 18:27:23 +0000
Leaders will discuss the region's response to the pandemic and the creation of a fund to respond to climate change.
Bonus Edition: the Amazon crisis, El Salvador, US women's rights
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 18:24:40 +0000
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End of US ban poised to lead to 'tsunami' of evictions
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 18:08:34 +0000
Some 750,000 households could be evicted across the United States before the end of the year, Goldman Sachs estimates.
UN Security Council extends Afghan mission mandate for six months
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 17:58:39 +0000
Fifteen-member body unanimously passes resolution also calling for an 'inclusive and representative government'.
Are COVID booster shots needed? Here's what you should know
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 17:53:33 +0000
Some rich countries are preparing COVID vaccine boosters as lower-income countries struggle to vaccinate at-risk groups.
US will continue to encourage normalisation with Israel: Blinken
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 17:24:31 +0000
Top US diplomat outlines steps to 'widen the circle' of normalisation that do not include peace with Palestinians.
Canada election: How are leaders combatting Islamophobia?
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 17:11:05 +0000
Leaders need to do more to combat Islamophobia, which has resulted in deadly attacks, Canadian Muslims say.
Taliban says classes resume for Afghan boys, no mention of girls
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 16:55:59 +0000
Private schools at primary, secondary level. as well as official religious schools, will be open from Saturday.
World on 'catastrophic' path to 2.7C warming, UN chief warns
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 16:53:05 +0000
Countries' latest pledges to cut emissions would fail to avert disastrous climate change, UN report says.
Raging California wildfires threaten ancient sequoia forest
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 16:31:43 +0000
The extraordinary intensity of the California wildfires could overwhelm the sequoia trees, some thousands of years old.
Iran denounces 'unilateralism' as it becomes full SCO member
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 16:15:53 +0000
President sends message of regional multilateralism as Iran fully joins influential Shanghai Cooperation Organisation.
US general defends calls to China in final months of Trump term
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 16:12:32 +0000
Mark Milley said the calls, which have come under scrutiny, were 'routine' and meant to assure 'strategic stability'.
A decade on, Occupy Wall Street's legacy on income inequality
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:57:56 +0000
Supporters say AOC is a 'direct descendant' of Occupy, while critics say movement failed to redress income inequality.
US braces for #JusticeforJ6 rallies supporting pro-Trump rioters
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:37:27 +0000
Supporters of former president claim people arrested for invading the US Capitol on January 6 are 'political prisoners'.
Myanmar sets October 1 for Aung San Suu Kyi corruption trial
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:19:08 +0000
Deposed civilian leader's supporters say charges against her are politically motivated and an attempt to discredit her.
Second Dutch minister resigns over Afghanistan evacuation scandal
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:04:52 +0000
Defence Minister Ank Bijleveld steps down following censure in parliament that also prompted foreign minister to quit.
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