News Feeds (RSS) 190818092315523 https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/tulsi-gabbard-pro-peace-presidential-candidate-190818092315523.html Tulsi Gabbard is not the pro-peace presidential candidate we want Gabbard's record on Syria, though it may appear as 'pro-peace' on the surface, actually aligns with regime propaganda. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:06:23 Z 2019-08-19 07:06 +00:00 2019-08-19 09:06 +02:00 190819031537473 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/fiery-protests-erupt-indonesia-west-papua-region-190819031537473.html Fiery protests erupt in Indonesia's West Papua region Government buildings and commercial establishments burned as angry Papuans protest against arrest of students. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:02:48 Z 2019-08-19 07:02 +00:00 2019-08-19 09:02 +02:00 190818231532908 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/iran-tanker-departs-gibraltar-rejects-demand-190818231532908.html Iranian oil tanker departs Gibraltar after US request rebuffed Oil tanker at centre of major diplomatic dispute departs Gibraltar after court rejects US request to extend detention. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:56 Z 2019-08-19 07:00 +00:00 2019-08-19 09:00 +02:00 190818201833001 https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/afghanistan-halts-independence-festivities-wedding-massacre-190818201833001.html Afghanistan halts independence festivities after wedding massacre Debate over marking 100th year of independence had been intensifying even before Kabul blast saw celebrations postponed. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:46:51 Z 2019-08-19 05:46 +00:00 2019-08-19 07:46 +02:00 190819044827024 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/sudan-challenges-leadership-190819044827024.html Sudan: Challenges ahead for new leadership Sudan is now a nation waiting to see if its new government will be able to fulfil the demands of millions of its citizens. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:48:27 Z 2019-08-19 04:48 +00:00 2019-08-19 06:48 +02:00 190819043729953 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/afghan-wedding-blast-families-grieve-suicide-attack-190819043729953.html Afghan wedding blast: Families grieve after suicide attack With 63 killed and nearly 200 injured, this was the deadliest explosion in Kabul in more than 18 months. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:37:29 Z 2019-08-19 04:37 +00:00 2019-08-19 06:37 +02:00 190819014004056 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/secret-talks-venezuela-socialist-boss-diosdado-cabello-190819014004056.html US in secret talks with Venezuela socialist boss Diosdado Cabello Constituent Assembly leader and political ally of President Maduro met a Trump emissary last month in Caracas. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:56:05 Z 2019-08-19 02:56 +00:00 2019-08-19 04:56 +02:00 190819022452882 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/court-postpones-1mdb-trial-malaysian-pm-najib-190819022452882.html Malaysian ex-PM Najib's trial postponed by court Hearing will begin on August 26 to allow time for completion of a separate trial that revolves around SRC International. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:39:50 Z 2019-08-19 02:39 +00:00 2019-08-19 04:39 +02:00 190816160049237 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/sudan-deposed-ruler-omar-al-bashir-faces-trial-corruption-190816160049237.html Sudan's deposed ruler Omar al-Bashir faces trial over corruption Deposed former president is also wanted by the ICC for war crimes, genocide and crimes against humanity in Darfur. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 01:31:11 Z 2019-08-19 01:31 +00:00 2019-08-19 03:31 +02:00 190818120313526 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/malaysian-pm-najib-court-1mdb-trial-190818120313526.html Former Malaysian PM Najib to appear in court for 1MDB trial Najib Razak faces 42 criminal charges of corruption and money laundering from a state investment fund. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 00:27:52 Z 2019-08-19 00:27 +00:00 2019-08-19 02:27 +02:00 190818195121800 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/appeals-aid-venezuelan-refugees-190818195121800.html UN appeals for more aid for Venezuelan refugees The UN and NGOs put out a humanitarian appeal for $770m at the start of the year and have received less than $180m. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 20:57:09 Z 2019-08-18 20:57 +00:00 2019-08-18 22:57 +02:00 190818162956810 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/iceland-bids-farewell-glacier-lost-climate-change-190818162956810.html Iceland bids farewell to first glacier lost to climate change Scientists fear all the island country's 400 glaciers will be gone by 2200. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 20:03:27 Z 2019-08-18 20:03 +00:00 2019-08-18 22:03 +02:00 190818191337127 https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/insidestory/2019/08/donald-trump-rush-withdraw-afghanistan-190818191337127.html Is Donald Trump in a rush to withdraw from Afghanistan? The US president hints at a deal with the Taliban that could end Washington's longest military engagement abroad. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 19:34:17 Z 2019-08-18 19:34 +00:00 2019-08-18 21:34 +02:00 190818180704202 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/zimbabwe-police-ban-protest-economic-woes-190818180704202.html Zimbabwe police ban another protest against economic woes Police cite 'security concerns' in banning demonstration planned for Monday in Bulawayo. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 19:13:01 Z 2019-08-18 19:13 +00:00 2019-08-18 21:13 +02:00 190818190412565 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/kashmir-crisis-residents-unable-afford-food-190818190412565.html Kashmir crisis: Residents unable to afford food Traders estimate 25,000 people have been affected on both sides of Kashmir. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 19:04:12 Z 2019-08-18 19:04 +00:00 2019-08-18 21:04 +02:00 190818062821275 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/israeli-gunfire-kills-palestinians-besieged-gaza-strip-190818062821275.html Israel kills three Palestinians in besieged Gaza Strip Officials say three Palestinians killed, one wounded, after overnight Israeli attacks in northern Gaza. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 18:48:15 Z 2019-08-18 18:48 +00:00 2019-08-18 20:48 +02:00 190818154712855 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/jordan-summons-israeli-envoy-jerusalem-violations-190818154712855.html Jordan summons Israeli envoy over Jerusalem 'violations' Jordan says Israel's attempts to change the historic and legal status quo of Al-Aqsa Mosque site should stop. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 18:08:29 Z 2019-08-18 18:08 +00:00 2019-08-18 20:08 +02:00 190818050258914 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/afghanistan-scores-killed-kabul-wedding-blast-190818050258914.html Afghanistan: Scores killed in Kabul wedding blast President Ghani condemns 'inhumane attack' claimed by ISIL after suicide bombing kills at least 63 and wounds 182. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 17:32:48 Z 2019-08-18 17:32 +00:00 2019-08-18 19:32 +02:00 190806134011673 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/india-revokes-kashmir-special-status-latest-updates-190806134011673.html India revokes Kashmir's special status: All the latest updates Thousands arrested under controversial Public Safety Act and flown out of Kashmir as jails run out of capacity. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 17:26:39 Z 2019-08-18 17:26 +00:00 2019-08-18 19:26 +02:00 190818123157328 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/gibraltar-refuses-request-seize-iranian-tanker-190818123157328.html Gibraltar refuses US request to seize Iranian tanker Gibraltar says US sanctions on Iran are not applicable in the European Union. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 17:13:02 Z 2019-08-18 17:13 +00:00 2019-08-18 19:13 +02:00 190818151248859 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/sudan-opposition-names-civilian-members-sovereign-council-190818151248859.html Sudan opposition names five civilian members of sovereign council Military rulers to also announce two more of its five members before both sides jointly choose a final civilian member. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 16:22:24 Z 2019-08-18 16:22 +00:00 2019-08-18 18:22 +02:00 190818160524115 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/mexico-city-green-lung-wins-large-urban-park-gold-award-190818160524115.html Mexico City 'green lung' wins Large Urban Park Gold Award In a city this polluted, the sprawling Chapultepec Park is a lifeline to nature and clean air. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 16:05:24 Z 2019-08-18 16:05 +00:00 2019-08-18 18:05 +02:00 190818142801954 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/chad-declares-emergency-east-ethnic-killings-190818142801954.html Chad declares emergency in east after ethnic killings The state of emergency will run for three months in Sila and Ouaddai regions where 50 people have died since August 9. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 15:49:41 Z 2019-08-18 15:49 +00:00 2019-08-18 17:49 +02:00 190818115845821 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/migrant-rescue-vessel-declines-spain-offer-dock-algeciras-190818115845821.html Migrant rescue vessel declines Spain's offer to dock in Algeciras Open Arms says conditions for 107 migrants on board too dire to make 6-day journey to the Spanish port. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 15:48:04 Z 2019-08-18 15:48 +00:00 2019-08-18 17:48 +02:00 190818072454790 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/tens-thousands-march-latest-hong-kong-protest-190818072454790.html Hundreds of thousands march in latest Hong Kong protest The protesters' demands include the complete retraction of a controversial extradition bill. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 15:25:55 Z 2019-08-18 15:25 +00:00 2019-08-18 17:25 +02:00