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.…

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…

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…

Is Europe abandoning refugees? | The Stream

People fleeing their homes due to war and persecution could once consider Europe one of their least worst options when seeking safety. But as European Union member states from the…

Fracking earthquakes: Residents in Argentina blame oil for tremors

People in western Argentina have noticed the ground shaking beneath them much more over the last year. More than 200 earthquakes have been reported in that time. Geologists blame them…

Pakistan earthquake: Funerals held as rescuers search for survivors

A day after a powerful earthquake hit Pakistan’s southwestern region, families are burying those killed and taking in the full extent of the destruction. At least 22 people are confirmed…

🇪🇹 How could a new region change southern Ethiopia? | The Stream

In this episode of The Stream, we look at three developing stories in different parts of the world. Ethiopia – a new region awaits? Counting and verification is underway in…

🇳🇬 Nigeria: Can Boko Haram fighters rejoin society? | The Stream

Nigeria’s military is increasingly confident in its fight against Boko Haram, as growing numbers of members surrender. But victims of the armed movement in the country’s northeast are nervous about…

Biden vows ‘consequences’ for ill-treatment of Haitian migrants

President Joe Biden says he bears responsibility for the harsh treatment of Haitian migrants on the United States border with Mexico. The president promised that border guards “will pay” after…

How can people displaced by climate change get justice? | The Stream

The intensifying climate emergency is displacing millions of people worldwide – and especially in countries disproportionately affected by the impact of global heating. Ever-more frequent extreme weather events in the…