Coronavirus in India: Your questions answered, live | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “ Coronavirus in India: Your questions answered, live | The Stream” – below is their description. The coronavirus continues to have a strong and painful grip on India as its record-breaking surge continues. Official numbers put total new cases at more than 3.5 million this week and … Read more Coronavirus in India: Your questions answered, live | The Stream

Palestinians report several killed in Israeli air raids on Gaza

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Palestinians report several killed in Israeli air raids on Gaza” – below is their description. Palestinian health ministry says nine killed in air raid in northern Gaza after Hamas launched rockets at Jerusalem. Israeli forces stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Monday morning, firing rubber-coated bullets, tear … Read more Palestinians report several killed in Israeli air raids on Gaza

Is the break-up of the UK inevitable? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Is the break-up of the UK inevitable? | Inside Story” – below is their description. A parliamentary election victory has emboldened Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon to push ahead with a referendum on ending its union with the UK. Her Scottish National Party has won the elections for a … Read more Is the break-up of the UK inevitable? | Inside Story

Afghanistan: Taliban declares three-day Eid ceasefire

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Afghanistan: Taliban declares three-day Eid ceasefire” – below is their description. The Afghan government and Taliban have agreed to a rare three-day ceasefire for the Muslim holiday of Eid later this week. This comes amid a surge in violence across Afghanistan. The latest explosion killed 11 people … Read more Afghanistan: Taliban declares three-day Eid ceasefire

Thailand affected by India COVID crisis

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Thailand affected by India COVID crisis” – below is their description. India and Thailand share centuries-old cultural and religious ties. Even Thai royal family traditions and names are steeped in Indian heritage and an Indian diaspora has lived in Thailand for generations. Many communities in Thailand say … Read more Thailand affected by India COVID crisis

India COVID cases dip from peak as nationwide lockdown calls grow

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “India COVID cases dip from peak as nationwide lockdown calls grow” – below is their description. The daily number of COVID infections in India has fallen below 400,000 for the first time in four days. Health officials have recorded another 3,754 deaths. This comes as Prime Minister … Read more India COVID cases dip from peak as nationwide lockdown calls grow

Dutch company aims high to launch flying car

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Dutch company aims high to launch flying car” – below is their description. It is a familiar scene in science fiction: avoiding traffic by taking to the skies in your car. Now a Dutch company thinks it is close to making that a reality. Its flying car … Read more Dutch company aims high to launch flying car

Greenwashing and fast fashion – Aja Barber and Asad Rehman | Studio B: Unscripted

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Greenwashing and fast fashion – Aja Barber and Asad Rehman | Studio B: Unscripted” – below is their description. Sustainability writer and stylist Aja Barber has made it her mission to call out big brands on their environmental and workers’ rights records. In her upcoming book, Consumed, … Read more Greenwashing and fast fashion – Aja Barber and Asad Rehman | Studio B: Unscripted

Chile’s alginate supply under threat of illegal harvesting, black market

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Chile’s alginate supply under threat of illegal harvesting, black market” – below is their description. Chile exports the lion’s share of the worlds alginate, which is used widely in everyday products, including cosmetics. It grows in underwater forests off the country’s long coastline and is now in … Read more Chile’s alginate supply under threat of illegal harvesting, black market

Patients struggle to afford new drug for muscular atrophy

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Patients struggle to afford new drug for muscular atrophy” – below is their description. Today is Mila Marzouk’s first birthday, but it is unlikely she will see her second unless her parents can find more than $2m. Mila has skeletal muscular atrophy, a genetic disease that affects … Read more Patients struggle to afford new drug for muscular atrophy

Dozens wounded as Israeli forces raid Al-Aqsa compound

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Dozens wounded as Israeli forces raid Al-Aqsa compound” – below is their description. Dozens of Israeli forces stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Monday, firing rubber-coated bullets, tear gas, and sound bombs at Palestinian worshippers on the 28th day of Ramadan. At least 215 people are said … Read more Dozens wounded as Israeli forces raid Al-Aqsa compound

Sudan faces persistent human smuggling, trafficking from Ethiopia

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Sudan faces persistent human smuggling, trafficking from Ethiopia” – below is their description. Despite a border dispute and the closure of all crossings between Sudan and Ethiopia, human smuggling and trafficking from Ethiopia continue. That’s according to Sudanese authorities who arrested more than 30 smugglers over the … Read more Sudan faces persistent human smuggling, trafficking from Ethiopia

Concerns grow over SNP plan to seek Scottish independence

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Concerns grow over SNP plan to seek Scottish independence” – below is their description. The Scottish National Party’s win in parliamentary elections has put the independence debate back on the table in the United Kingdom. The government in London is firmly opposed to Scottish independence, but the … Read more Concerns grow over SNP plan to seek Scottish independence

Italy, Spain ease COVID restrictions as cases decline

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Italy, Spain ease COVID restrictions as cases decline” – below is their description. Communities across Spain have held impromptu street parties as the national COVID-19 state of emergency ended. It is one of the hard-hit countries in Europe and like other European Union nations, it is putting … Read more Italy, Spain ease COVID restrictions as cases decline

Redrawing the geopolitical map for a post-oil world | Counting the Cost

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Redrawing the geopolitical map for a post-oil world | Counting the Cost” – below is their description. The transition to renewables has the power to reshape geopolitical alignments as many countries become more energy independent. Policing energy choke points, using political capital to cover for dubious regimes, … Read more Redrawing the geopolitical map for a post-oil world | Counting the Cost