Sri Lankan fishermen launch flotilla protesting Indian poaching

Dozens of Sri Lankan fishermen have staged a demonstration at sea to demand the government stop what they say is illegal fishing by Indian boats. They are calling on the…

Renewed protests in The Gambia over delay of report on Jammeh crimes

Hundreds of people have been protesting in The Gambia. They are angry over a delay in the publication of a report into crimes allegedly committed by former President Yahya Jammeh.…

Mexico’s Zacatecas turns into the latest battleground for cartels

Zacatecas state in central Mexico is turning into the latest battleground between Mexico’s ever-multiplying number of criminal gangs. One small community has felt the brunt of the fight in the…

Merkel’s East German roots: Views divided in outgoing chancellor’s hometown

It has taken 16 years in office for Angela Merkel to mention much about her East German roots. But the outgoing chancellor has now criticised negative remarks about her upbringing…

Heavy rains, landslides kill 19 in India’s Kerala

Text: At least 19 people have been killed after heavy rains caused landslides and flooding in India’s Kerala state. It is the worst flood since 2018, when more than 500…

We’re at the perilous beginning of an uncertain era in US-China relations

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Is colonialism to blame for the dire situation we face with climate change? | Inside Story

An exhibition looking at the legacy of colonialism – and the role it played in the birth of climate change – has opened in London. Eleven artists with a personal…

Asteroid-exploring Lucy spacecraft embarks on 12-year mission

What is expected to be NASA’s longest and most extensive mission has taken off from Florida. Lucy will be the first spacecraft to study Jupiter’s ancient Trojan asteroids. It aims…

New colonialism exhibition in London exposes climate emergency role

A show looking at the legacy of colonialism and the pre-industrial role it played in starting climate change has opened in London. Al Jazeera’s Jessica Baldwin reports from London, United…

New Zealand attempts to boost COVID-19 vaccination rates

New Zealand’s government has held a one-off nationwide vaccination day to try to get as many people as possible immunised against COVID-19. The country had been lauded for its handling…