Irish Europe Minister: Brexit deal ‘difficult’ within 12 months

Negotiating a trade deal with the EU to meet the deadline at the end of December 2020 will be difficult but not impossible, said Helen McEntee TD. As someone who is part of the talks, she reiterated that there will be no checks on the island of Ireland. The Fine Gael politician told Sky now … Read more Irish Europe Minister: Brexit deal ‘difficult’ within 12 months

Patel: ‘No confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK’

Home Secretary Priti Patel told Sky News that the UK is “looking at all options” to help Britons still stuck in China. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our … Read more Patel: ‘No confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK’

China’s National Health Commission news conference on coronavirus

Ma Xiaowei, China’s Health Commission minister, addresses the news conference on the joint prevention and control of the outbreak of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus on January 26. The new coronavirus first broke out in Wuhan, the capital city of central China’s Hubei Province, and then quickly spread across the country Al Jazeera’s Scott … Read more China’s National Health Commission news conference on coronavirus

SophieCo.Visionaries | We know how to restore an anti-ageing molecule in our DNA – geneticist

They say age breeds wisdom. But can we grow personally and mature, while staying young and healthy? Can ageing be cured just like any other disease? We asked David Sinclair, professor of genetics at Harvard Medical School. Follow https://twitter.com/SophieCo_RT https://www.instagram.com/sophieco.visionaries/ Podcast https://soundcloud.com/rttv/sets/sophieco-visionaries Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on … Read more SophieCo.Visionaries | We know how to restore an anti-ageing molecule in our DNA – geneticist

Still reeling from the Jammeh years, Gambians wait for justice

A new documentary – I Cannot Bury My Father – from The Gambia addresses the alleged torture and murder of opponents by the government of former leader Yayha Jammeh. Victims’ families say they are still waiting for justice. Al Jazeera’s Nicolas Haque reports from neighbouring Dakar, Senegal. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow … Read more Still reeling from the Jammeh years, Gambians wait for justice

Justice still elusive a year after Brazil’s worst mining disaster

A memorial to mark one year since Brazil’s worst industrial disaster, in which 270 people were killed when a dam collapsed, sending a tide of toxic waste into the city of Brumadinho. Search and rescue volunteers are still looking for the bodies that were never recovered. Al Jazeera’s Manuel Rapalo reports from Brumadinho, Brazil. – … Read more Justice still elusive a year after Brazil’s worst mining disaster

Len McCluskey: Jeremy Corbyn disliked only due to Brexit

The union boss blamed Labour’s defeat on the referendum and criticised the Tories for trying to “minimise” trade unions. He defended Unite’s decision to endorse Rebecca Long-Bailey for the leadership, saying Labour’s other policies are very popular with voters. He wants to see the Conservatives allow workplace ballots, which would make it easier for dissatisfied … Read more Len McCluskey: Jeremy Corbyn disliked only due to Brexit

Bangladesh: One in five people live below poverty line

Bangladesh’s economy is growing but so too is inequality. While the economy recorded 8 percent growth last year, one in five people live below the poverty line and the average wage is less than $5 a day. Al Jazeera’s Tanvir Chowdhury reports from one of the poorest areas in the capital Dhaka to show how … Read more Bangladesh: One in five people live below poverty line

Fascism in the Family | Al Jazeera Correspondent

The word Fascism is often used to describe the extreme nationalist and anti-immigrant sentiments that seem to be on the rise across the world. But what are the similarities between today’s far-right movements and the brutal ideology that was born in Italy a century ago? In this film, Italian-born journalist and Al Jazeera senior presenter, … Read more Fascism in the Family | Al Jazeera Correspondent

Why are Egypt and Ethiopia fighting over the Nile? | Start Here

Ethiopia has been building a new hydroelectric dam that’s promising to revive its economy and bring electricity to millions of people in mostly rural areas. But the Grand Renaissance Dam has its critics. Mainly Egypt, which says its water supply is in danger, and its people depend on that flow for consumption and farming. In … Read more Why are Egypt and Ethiopia fighting over the Nile? | Start Here