Thursday, July 2, 2020

‘Breasts are not weapons,’ say Hong Kong protesters

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Forget umbrellas: The newest symbol of protest in Hong Kong is the bra. That's what dozens of angry citizens wore Sunday in a demonstration against...

Syrian government warplane crashes in Idlib province

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A Syrian government warplane has crashed in a marketplace in the north-western town of Ariha, killing 12 people, activists say. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for...

French police use tear gas to disperse migrants

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French riot police have used tear gas on migrants who attempted to cross the Eurotunnel from Calais into Britain. More than 200 migrants tried to...

Afghanistan peace talks on hold amid Taliban turmoil

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The confirmation of Taliban leader Mullah Omar's death has thrown the fledgling Afghan peace process into disarray, with planned talks postponed. Taliban officials formally announced...

Legia Warsaw player hit by ‘stone’ in Europa League match

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A player was "hit by a stone" leading to a Europa League qualifier between FK Kukesi and Legia Warsaw in Albania being abandoned. Legia say ...

UN official slams the UK Government for accepting fewer refugees than neighbours

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It takes about two hours to burn off your fingerprints. You find a piece of metal pipe, stick it in the fire until the...

Palestinian baby burned to death in settler attack

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An 18-month-old Palestinian boy has burned to death after settlers set fire to his family house in Duma village, south of Nablus city, in...

Taliban elects new leader after Mullah Omar’s death

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The Taliban has elected Mullah Akhtar Mansoor as its new leader, Taliban sources have told Al Jazeera, as the group confirmed the death of...

Facebook profit falls 9 percent as costs soar

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Facebook Inc reported quarterly revenue that beat forecasts but its profit fell 9 percent as the social media company sharply increased spending to boost...

Flight MH370: Malaysia urges caution on Reunion debris find

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Malaysia has said that it would be "premature" to speculate on whether debris washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion comes from...