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Palestine demands end to Israeli occupation at ICJ hearing

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 15:33
Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki urges judges to order an end to Israel's occupation of the Palestinian territories.

X faces restrictions in Pakistan amid protests over alleged vote rigging

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 15:11
The social media platform continues to remain inaccessible to users since Saturday amid protests against vote fraud.

EU launches Red Sea naval mission to protect shipping from Houthi attacks

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 14:56
The operation will send European warships and early warning systems to the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden and nearby waters.

The United States must be held accountable for its ‘war on terror’ crimes

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 14:51
High-level US officials are yet to face justice for their roles in the US torture and rendition programmes.

Israeli army fires on crowds of hungry Palestinians waiting for aid

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 14:29
Palestinians risked their lives trying to get aid in Gaza City as Israeli soldiers opened fire on the starving crowd.

The foundation feeding thousands in Hebron impoverished by Israel’s war

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 14:09
The Tikkiyya Ibrahimiyya has been a Hebron institution for centuries, and is still feeding countless families.

BAFTA winner uses speech to address war in Gaza

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 13:54
The BAFTA award winner, producer of The Zone of Interest James Wilson addressed the war on Gaza.

Ukraine: Escaping the Darkness

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 13:15
In war-torn Ukraine, a family weighs the dangers of leaving their makeshift bunker for the promise of freedom outside.

Niger defaults on debt payments again as post-coup woes pile

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 13:00
The West African state's total debt default since last July's coup is now $519m.

ICJ occupation hearing: ‘Ruling could change world for Palestinians’

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 12:46
A lawyer for Palestine at the ICJ hearing on Israel’s occupation says that the UN’s top court cannot remain silent.

Houthis claim they hit British ship, downed US drone over Yemen

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 12:23
The latest ship struck by the Houthis has reportedly taken significant damage, with crew abandoning the cargo vessel.

Photos: Two years later, Ukrainian survivor recounts Russia’s 28-day ordeal

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 12:04
Hundreds were held in illegal detention by Russian troops in March, 2022, in a basement where the bodies of victims lay.

Mexicans rally to ‘protect democracy’ ahead of elections

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 12:03
Huge crowds rallied in the Mexican capital, taking aim at President Lopez Obrador's efforts to consolidate power.

Thousands attend pro-democracy rally in Mexico City

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 11:57
Huge crowds gathered in Mexico City’s famous Zocalo square to protest against President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.

How Jerusalem’s Old City turned into a ghost town before my eyes

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 11:32
As a journalist in Jerusalem, I've watched this ancient site slowly become a hostile place for Palestinians.

Norway to help transfer tax funds frozen by Israel to Palestinian Authority

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 11:29
Israel has been withholding tax revenues earmarked for the PA amid Tel Aviv's brutal war on Gaza since October 7.

‘Palestine was not a land without a people’, ICJ hears

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 11:14
“Palestine was not a land without a people. There was life on this land.”

‘We will celebrate amidst destruction’: Young couple marries in Gaza camp

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 10:48
The young pair hold a simple ceremony, sharing their wedded joy with a camp for the displaced in Deir el-Balah.

Israeli soldiers fire at Palestinians approaching aid trucks in Gaza

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 10:35
The humanitarian situation in the Gaza Strip is growing worse by the day, but not much aid is allowed in.

Lillard named MVP in East’s 211-186 win over West in 2024 NBA All-Star Game

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 10:06
Led by Lillard's 39 points, the Eastern Conference shattered the record for most points by a team in an All-Star Game.