News Feeds (RSS) 180522070511483 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/turkey-coup-trial-court-sentences-104-army-plotters-life-180522070511483.html Turkey coup trial: Court sentences 104 army 'plotters' to life Former military personnel given life sentences for trying to overthrow the constitutional order, state media says. Tue, 22 May 2018 08:46:25 Z 2018-05-22 08:46 +00:00 2018-05-22 10:46 +02:00 180513080600731 https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/kashmir-melting-glaciers-threaten-ladakh-nature-180513080600731.html Kashmir: Melting glaciers threaten Ladakh's nature Rise in temperature melts Himalayan glaciers in Kashmir's Ladakh region, threatening the lives of thousands of people. Tue, 22 May 2018 08:45:53 Z 2018-05-22 08:45 +00:00 2018-05-22 10:45 +02:00 180521134736408 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/africa/2018/05/burundi-backs-constitution-extending-presidential-term-limits-180521134736408.html Burundi backs new constitution extending presidential term limits President Pierre Nkurunziza could now run for two more terms after vote decried by opposition as foregone conclusion. Tue, 22 May 2018 08:45:09 Z 2018-05-22 08:45 +00:00 2018-05-22 10:45 +02:00 180522055451810 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/thai-police-block-pro-democracy-march-coup-anniversary-180522055451810.html Thai police block pro-democracy march on coup anniversary Anti-government protesters demanding elections by November prevented from marching to Government House. Tue, 22 May 2018 08:42:02 Z 2018-05-22 08:42 +00:00 2018-05-22 10:42 +02:00 180522081831255 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/uk-government-urged-tough-suspect-russian-money-180522081831255.html UK government urged to get tough on suspect Russian money The Foreign Affairs Committee report on Russian money in the UK calls on the government to close all loopholes and become less hospitable for suspect Russian money. Tue, 22 May 2018 08:18:31 Z 2018-05-22 08:18 +00:00 2018-05-22 10:18 +02:00 180517105634855 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/austria-cracks-identitarian-movement-180517105634855.html Austria cracks down on far-right Identitarian Movement Analysts say arrests of Identitarians could be 'major blow' to the anti-migrant, anti-Muslim group. Tue, 22 May 2018 08:11:46 Z 2018-05-22 08:11 +00:00 2018-05-22 10:11 +02:00 180521215511727 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/plan-demands-iran-set-stage-war-180521215511727.html No Plan B: New US demands on Iran 'set stage for war' New Iran strategy harks back to decades of failed US policy and raises spectre of conflict in Middle East, critics say. Tue, 22 May 2018 08:06:57 Z 2018-05-22 08:06 +00:00 2018-05-22 10:06 +02:00 180521185934803 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/rights-groups-demand-release-saudi-women-driving-activists-180521185934803.html Rights groups demand release of Saudi women driving activists Critics say the arrest of seven women's rights activists shows lack of commitment by authorities to implement reforms. Tue, 22 May 2018 07:57:59 Z 2018-05-22 07:57 +00:00 2018-05-22 09:57 +02:00 180522052150234 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/malaysia-prime-minister-najib-questioned-fund-transfer-180522052150234.html Malaysia's ex-PM Najib questioned over 1MDB scandal Former Malaysian leader specifically questioned about how $10.5 in government funds ended up in his private account. Tue, 22 May 2018 07:31:49 Z 2018-05-22 07:31 +00:00 2018-05-22 09:31 +02:00 180522050034343 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/princes-president-fortune-seekers-180522050034343.html The princes, the president and the fortune seekers Two US businessmen sought to leverage UAE, Saudi connections into million dollar contracts and hurt Qatar, AP reports. Tue, 22 May 2018 05:43:07 Z 2018-05-22 05:43 +00:00 2018-05-22 07:43 +02:00 180522052055359 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/korean-president-arrives-fears-kim-trump-summit-180522052055359.html S Korean president arrives in US amid fears for Kim-Trump summit President Moon is hoping to convince President Trump to accept a compromise that will allow the summit to go forward as planned. Tue, 22 May 2018 05:20:55 Z 2018-05-22 05:20 +00:00 2018-05-22 07:20 +02:00 180521220303010 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/mahmoud-abbas-suffers-pneumonia-condition-improving-180521220303010.html Mahmoud Abbas 'suffers from pneumonia, condition improving' President of Palestinian Authority expected to stay 'several more days' in hospital', official says after visiting him. Mon, 21 May 2018 22:29:00 Z 2018-05-21 22:29 +00:00 2018-05-22 00:29 +02:00 180521132942492 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/latin-american-leaders-recall-ambassadors-venezuela-vote-180521132942492.html Latin American leaders recall ambassadors to Venezuela over vote Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was re-elected as president on Sunday in an election marred by controversy. Mon, 21 May 2018 21:52:03 Z 2018-05-21 21:52 +00:00 2018-05-21 23:52 +02:00 180521093516971 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/paraguay-president-inaugurates-israel-embassy-jerusalem-180521093516971.html Paraguay president inaugurates Israel embassy in Jerusalem Paraguay is the second country to follow the US in moving its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Mon, 21 May 2018 21:46:25 Z 2018-05-21 21:46 +00:00 2018-05-21 23:46 +02:00 180521173257818 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/iran-hits-nuclear-deal-demands-180521173257818.html 'Who are you?' Iran hits back at US demands President Rouhani rejects US demands while Iran's foreign minister dismisses Pompeo's conditions as 'sham' diplomacy. Mon, 21 May 2018 21:10:48 Z 2018-05-21 21:10 +00:00 2018-05-21 23:10 +02:00 180521095845079 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/british-iranian-jailed-tehran-faces-charge-family-180521095845079.html British-Iranian jailed in Tehran faces new charge: family Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe appeared in court without a lawyer to face charge of 'spreading propaganda', her husband says. Mon, 21 May 2018 20:41:59 Z 2018-05-21 20:41 +00:00 2018-05-21 22:41 +02:00 180521134855409 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/italy-star-movement-league-seek-approval-pm-pick-180521134855409.html Italy: Five Star Movement, League seek approval for PM pick Giuseppe Conte proposed as Italy PM as the country edges closer to a populist government. Mon, 21 May 2018 20:14:11 Z 2018-05-21 20:14 +00:00 2018-05-21 22:14 +02:00 180521110837994 https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/modi-meets-putin-india-walks-russia-tightrope-180521110837994.html Modi meets Putin as India walks US-Russia tightrope Indian PM traveled to Sochi to hold talks with Russia's Putin, with geopolitical issues on the agenda of summit. Mon, 21 May 2018 19:51:14 Z 2018-05-21 19:51 +00:00 2018-05-21 21:51 +02:00 180521173710510 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/tributes-paid-grenfell-victims-inquiry-launch-180521173710510.html Tributes paid to Grenfell victims at launch of inquiry Many hope the process will answers questions on everybody's minds since the fire that claimed 72 lives in London last year. Mon, 21 May 2018 19:31:53 Z 2018-05-21 19:31 +00:00 2018-05-21 21:31 +02:00 180521165400238 https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/insidestory/2018/05/democracy-restored-thailand-180521165400238.html When will democracy be restored in Thailand? Senior members of former ruling party are accused of violating a ban on political activities and could go to jail. Mon, 21 May 2018 19:14:54 Z 2018-05-21 19:14 +00:00 2018-05-21 21:14 +02:00 180521151737787 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/mike-pompeo-speech-12-demands-iran-180521151737787.html Mike Pompeo speech: What are the 12 demands given to Iran? US secretary of state threatens Iran with the 'strongest sanctions in history' if the conditions are not met. Mon, 21 May 2018 18:21:17 Z 2018-05-21 18:21 +00:00 2018-05-21 20:21 +02:00 180521130956378 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/mike-pompeo-lays-iran-strategy-nuclear-deal-withdrawal-180521130956378.html Mike Pompeo lays out steep terms for Iran nuclear treaty Mike Pompeo outlines 12 demands to be included in new treaty with Tehran, including removing all its forces from Syria. Mon, 21 May 2018 15:14:49 Z 2018-05-21 15:14 +00:00 2018-05-21 17:14 +02:00 180521063159531 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/dr-congo-launch-ebola-vaccination-180521063159531.html DR Congo launches first Ebola vaccination programme Health staff working in the epicentre of the current outbreak are first to receive the immunisation, DRC officials say. Mon, 21 May 2018 15:11:49 Z 2018-05-21 15:11 +00:00 2018-05-21 17:11 +02:00 180521150631655 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/libyans-call-to-stop-war-derna-lift-devastating-siege-180521150631655.html Libyans call on UN 'to stop war on Derna, lift devastating siege' 'The United Nations Support Mission In Libya has let us down,' says member of Libya’s High State Council. Mon, 21 May 2018 15:06:31 Z 2018-05-21 15:06 +00:00 2018-05-21 17:06 +02:00 180521112503580 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/05/malta-fbi-testify-daphne-caruana-galizia-murder-trial-180521112503580.html Malta: FBI may testify in Daphne Caruana Galizia murder trial Court rejects attempt to bar American agents from giving evidence in Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder proceedings. Mon, 21 May 2018 14:51:25 Z 2018-05-21 14:51 +00:00 2018-05-21 16:51 +02:00