News Feeds (RSS) 190424144001800 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/ukrainians-fear-measles-vaccination-infection-rate-rises-190424144001800.html Ukrainians fear measles vaccination as infection rate rises Ukraine has most measles infections globally with its low vaccination rate and widespread scepticism over its efficacy. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:40:01 Z 2019-04-24 14:40 +00:00 2019-04-24 16:40 +02:00 190422134413551 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/humanity-church-bombing-shakes-batticaloa-190422134413551.html 'Attack against humanity': Church bombing shakes Batticaloa Residents of multiethnic Batticaloa town in Sri Lanka grieve for church attack victims as faith leaders call for unity. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:31:20 Z 2019-04-24 14:31 +00:00 2019-04-24 16:31 +02:00 190424065739207 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/worked-torrid-heat-exxon-shell-walmart-free-190424065739207.html They worked in torrid heat for Exxon, Shell and Walmart, for free 'I can't fathom this being legitimate,' a former US Labor Department investigator says of a drug rehab's work programme. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:00:08 Z 2019-04-24 14:00 +00:00 2019-04-24 16:00 +02:00 190410091614891 https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/faultlines/2019/04/recovering-rehab-work-based-therapy-190410091614891.html Recovering from Rehab: Work-based Therapy in the US Investigating US drug rehab centres where recovery through work is promised but exploitation of labour is the reality. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:54:40 Z 2019-04-24 13:54 +00:00 2019-04-24 15:54 +02:00 190421092621543 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/sri-lanka-bombings-latest-updates-190421092621543.html Sri Lanka bombings: All the latest updates Sirisena asks for resignations of defence secretary, inspector general of police over failure to act on threat warnings. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:46:10 Z 2019-04-24 13:46 +00:00 2019-04-24 15:46 +02:00 190424133857858 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/syrian-refugees-art-culture-alive-190424133857858.html Syrian refugees use art to keep their culture alive How Syrian refugees are preserving their history and culture under threat by years of war. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:38:57 Z 2019-04-24 13:38 +00:00 2019-04-24 15:38 +02:00 190418082440004 https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/aljazeeraworld/2019/04/casablanca-fight-club-190418082440004.html Casablanca Fight Club A parking attendant and former champion runs a boxing school for youngsters dreaming of being the next Rocky. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:55:42 Z 2019-04-24 12:55 +00:00 2019-04-24 14:55 +02:00 190424082015887 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/algeria-billionaire-brothers-temporary-custody-190424082015887.html Algeria: Billionaire brothers placed in temporary custody The three Kouninef brothers were arrested on Monday as part of an anti-graft drive. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:27:52 Z 2019-04-24 12:27 +00:00 2019-04-24 14:27 +02:00 190423063941002 https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/inpictures/rosia-montana-seeds-utopia-town-lost-gold-mining-190423063941002.html Rosia Montana: Seeds of utopia in town almost lost to gold mining Hope and unease in fertile Romanian village, six years after protests halted plans for Europe's largest gold mine. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:17:58 Z 2019-04-24 12:17 +00:00 2019-04-24 14:17 +02:00 190424092438099 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/powerful-cyclone-barrelling-northern-mozambique-190424092438099.html Powerful cyclone is barrelling towards northern Mozambique Cyclone Kenneth is on track to be the second major weather system to hit storm-ravaged Mozambique in just over a month. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:58:51 Z 2019-04-24 11:58 +00:00 2019-04-24 13:58 +02:00 190424104642270 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/israeli-army-razes-west-bank-home-slain-palestinian-attacker-190424104642270.html Israeli army razes West Bank home of slain Palestinian attacker Omar Abu Laila, 19, was killed last month two days after he was suspected of carrying out a stabbing attack. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:40:18 Z 2019-04-24 11:40 +00:00 2019-04-24 13:40 +02:00 190424094228209 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/50-dead-south-africa-heavy-rains-190424094228209.html More than 50 dead in South Africa after heavy rains Rescue workers were digging through collapsed homes and other buildings in coastal areas of KwaZulu-Natal province. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:26:39 Z 2019-04-24 11:26 +00:00 2019-04-24 13:26 +02:00 190424112500795 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/china-russia-abstain-vote-sexual-violence-conflict-190424112500795.html China, Russia abstain from UN vote on sexual violence in conflict China, Russia abstain from UN vote on sexual violence in conflict while body caves in to US pressure. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:25:00 Z 2019-04-24 11:25 +00:00 2019-04-24 13:25 +02:00 190424094705064 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/pakistan-cyril-almeida-named-ipi-world-press-freedom-hero-190424094705064.html Pakistan's Cyril Almeida named IPI's World Press Freedom Hero Journalist Almeida has been at the centre of a marked increase in attacks on media freedom in the South Asian country. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 10:58:07 Z 2019-04-24 10:58 +00:00 2019-04-24 12:58 +02:00 190424105131582 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/offers-10m-reward-information-hezbollahs-finances-190424105131582.html US offers $10m reward for information on Hezbollah's finances US offers millions for information on how Hezbollah in Lebanon gets its money but fears grow over destabilising effect. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 10:51:31 Z 2019-04-24 10:51 +00:00 2019-04-24 12:51 +02:00 190424085810575 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/bottom-heart-abe-apology-japan-victims-190424085810575.html Japan’s Abe apologises to victims of forced sterilisation Government also promises to compensate tens of thousands of people sterilised to prevent 'poor-quality descendants'. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 10:40:43 Z 2019-04-24 10:40 +00:00 2019-04-24 12:40 +02:00 190424074919182 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/nasa-insight-detects-tremor-mars-190424074919182.html 'Marsquake': NASA's InSight detects likely tremor on Mars The breakthrough came nearly five months after InSight touched down on the surface of Mars on a seismological mission. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:58:53 Z 2019-04-24 09:58 +00:00 2019-04-24 11:58 +02:00 190424070539230 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/trump-opposed-staff-testifying-mueller-report-190424070539230.html Trump 'opposed to' his staff testifying over Mueller report US leader says no reason for his aides to talk to Congress over probe into Russia meddling in 2016 polls, report says. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:51:23 Z 2019-04-24 09:51 +00:00 2019-04-24 11:51 +02:00 190424094451854 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/calls-grow-louder-sudan-civilian-government-190424094451854.html Calls grow louder in Sudan for civilian government Calls for biggest protest yet since the start of the demonstrations as more join movement in capital Khartoum. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:44:51 Z 2019-04-24 09:44 +00:00 2019-04-24 11:44 +02:00 190423213447985 https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/clashes-libya-affect-refugees-hoping-reach-europe-190423213447985.html How will clashes in Libya affect refugees hoping to reach Europe? As some Libyan officials and Italian media warn of exodus, experts say it is impossible to predict impact on migration. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:43:43 Z 2019-04-24 09:43 +00:00 2019-04-24 11:43 +02:00 190424074631243 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/libya-gna-forces-repel-haftar-forces-retake-control-suburb-190424074631243.html Libya: GNA forces repel Haftar's offensive, retake Tripoli suburb Forces aligned to UN-recognised government in Tripoli retake control of the town of Aziziya, 60km south of the capital. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:36:16 Z 2019-04-24 09:36 +00:00 2019-04-24 11:36 +02:00 190424085825373 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/amnesty-calls-lebanon-abusive-sponsorship-system-190424085825373.html Amnesty calls on Lebanon to end 'abusive' sponsorship system The UK-based rights group called on the Lebanese government to end the migration sponsorship system known as kafala. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:30:19 Z 2019-04-24 09:30 +00:00 2019-04-24 11:30 +02:00 190424060430271 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/donald-trump-met-twitter-ceo-jack-dorsey-190424060430271.html Donald Trump meets Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey The meeting came after Trump attacked the social media company accusing it of bias against conservatives. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:19:35 Z 2019-04-24 09:19 +00:00 2019-04-24 11:19 +02:00 190424083313403 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/zarif-slams-silence-saudi-arabia-mass-executions-190424083313403.html Zarif slams US silence on mass executions in Saudi Arabia 'Membership of the #B_team - Bolton, Bin Salman, Bin Zayed & "Bibi" - give immunity for any crime,' Zarif tweets. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:13:56 Z 2019-04-24 09:13 +00:00 2019-04-24 11:13 +02:00 190424081042798 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/04/enemies-sri-lanka-muslims-fear-backlash-blasts-190424081042798.html 'Not your enemies': Sri Lanka Muslims fear backlash after blasts Members of the community say they feel vulnerable in the wake of the church and hotel attacks that left 359 people dead. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 08:48:01 Z 2019-04-24 08:48 +00:00 2019-04-24 10:48 +02:00