Israel: Bennett’s win and Netanyahu’s ‘dangerous’ defeat

Aljazeera – With a vote in favour of a new coalition led by Naftali Bennett, the Israeli parliament ushered in the end of an era. After 12 years, Benjamin Netanyahu…

George Floyd’s family urges Congress to pass police reform bill

Aljazeera – The family of George Floyd met on the anniversary of his death with top legislators in the United States Congress and President Joe Biden to push for passage…

DRC orders Goma evacuation after Mount Nyiragongo erupts

Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have urged residents of the eastern city of Goma to evacuate after a volcano overlooking the area erupted. The military governor of North…

Ethiopia delays polls again amid security, logistical challenges

Aljazeera – Ethiopia has delayed its national election again after some opposition parties said they would not take part and as a conflict in the country’s Tigray region means no…

WATCH: Israel-Gaza strike collapses building during live BBC report

A building in Gaza City collapsed during a live BBC TV report by Adnan Elbursh The BBC Arabic reporter and his team kept broadcasting, unaware of what was about to…

UGANDA: President Yoweri Museveni sworn in

President Yoweri Museveni has been sworn in for his 6th term in office in Kololo, Kampala today. President Emmerson Mnangagwa is among several heads of states attending the ceremony. President…

Blast kills dozens near school in Afghan capital Kabul

Aljazeera – The death toll from an explosion near a school in a Shia district of west Kabul has risen to 58, Afghan officials said on Sunday, with doctors struggling…

Mali woman has given birth to nine babies, says health ministry

A 25-year-old woman in Mali has given birth to nine babies, joining a small pantheon of mothers of nonuplets. The young mother, Halima Cisse, had been expected to give birth to seven…

Bill and Melinda Gates end their marriage after 27 years

Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their marriage after 27 years. “After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision…

Bill and Melinda Gates to divorce after 27 years together

Aljazeera – Bill and Melinda Gates have announced their decision to divorce after 27 years of marriage but will continue to work together at their namesake philanthropic foundation, a development…