Is it time’s up for Israel’s Prime Minister? | Inside Story

Two years and four elections later, Israel is still no closer to having a government. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu missed a deadline to form a coalition by midnight on Tuesday.…

Morna: A musical form symbolising longing for African motherland

Every year, the fifth of May is celebrated as African world heritage day. The musical form called Morna has been recognised by UNESCO as a cultural heritage since 2019. It…

Change of Power: The green energy transition | earthrise

The world is in the middle of the biggest economic transition since the Industrial Revolution. The hegemony of fossil fuels is being challenged as the price of renewables comes down.…

Yemen reports low turnout for COVID vaccinations

Health officials in Yemen are reporting very low turnout for COVID-19 vaccinations. Yemen received its first shipment of vaccines in late March, thanks to the global COVAX vaccine sharing scheme.…

India PM’s party defeated in West Bengal regional elections

The party of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been handed a defeat in regional elections in the state of West Bengal. Modi has been criticised for allowing large gatherings…

Latin American media censorship thriving amid pandemic

The press freedom organisation Reporters Without Borders says attacks on the media have increased during the pandemic. Some governments have accused journalists of false reporting on coronavirus – as leaders…

ISS astronauts splash down on SpaceX craft

Four Astronauts have safely returned to Earth from the International Space Station in a Space X capsule. It is the first time a crew has been brought home by the…

Zimbabwe’s electric bike scheme helps women do business

A new electric-powered motorcycle is changing how women do business in rural Zimbabwe. It is helping families bring in more money, in a country where opportunities are rare. Al Jazeera’s…

Suicide bombing kills over 20 in Afghanistan’s Logar province

A powerful car bomb blast has killed at least 24 people and injured dozens of others in the eastern province of Logar in Afghanistan. No group has claimed responsibility. The…

Ukraine conflict: Danger and exploitation for eastern coalminers

The yearlong conflict between Ukraine’s army and Russian-backed rebels is putting pressure on those working near the front line. Coalmines in the region have powered heavy industry for generations. But…