Victoria Gatenby

Victoria Gatenby

Global Warming

Australia pledges $400m to save Great Barrier Reef

The Australian government hopes its conservation efforts to restore the embattled natural wonder will inspire other countries to follow its lead.

Australia pledges $400m to save Great Barrier Reef

US & Canada

Pelosi tells US Congress immigrant stories for eight hours

The top House Democrat, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, is thought to have set a new record for the longest speech ever made in the House of Representatives, after telling the stories of immigrants for eight hours.

Pelosi tells US Congress immigrant stories for eight hours

Asia

Kashmir villages 'destroyed' by Pakistan army shelling

The villagers of Jora Farm have had to flee their homes and move to a makeshift camp, claiming that Pakistani bombardment has destroyed their village near the Kashmir Line of Control.

Kashmir villages 'destroyed' by Pakistan army shelling

Africa

Cape Town residents blame government for record water crisis

There is growing anger on the streets of the drought-stricken South African city as "Day Zero" looms.

Cape Town residents blame government for record water crisis

Africa

Zambia reopens schools after cholera outbreak

Schools, churches and markets in Zambia are reopening three weeks after the government introduced emergency measures to contain a deadly cholera outbreak.

Zambia reopens schools after cholera outbreak

India

Kashmiris mark 28th anniversary of Gaw Kadal massacre

On January 21, 1990, at least 52 people were killed on the Gaw Kadal bridge in Srinagar.

Kashmiris mark 28th anniversary of Gaw Kadal massacre

Health

Zambia: Army operation to stamp out cholera outbreak

Zambia has launched a major military operation to clamp down on a cholera outbreak.

Zambia: Army operation to stamp out cholera outbreak

Australia

Australia: Child abuse report criticises Catholic Church

A five-year inquiry into the sexual abuse of children in Australia has called for sweeping changes to be made.

Australia: Child abuse report criticises Catholic Church

Europe

Laika the space dog 60 years on

It has been 60 years since a Soviet dog named Laika became the first animal to orbit Earth.

Laika the space dog 60 years on

Middle East

UN aid chief: Humanitarian conditions 'shocking' in Yemen

The UN emergency relief coordinator called the humanitarian conditions in Yemen, 'shocking and horrendous'.

UN aid chief: Humanitarian conditions 'shocking' in Yemen

Middle East

Libya suffers severe water shortages

People in the Libyan capital Tripoli are facing a humanitarian crisis because of severe water shortages.

Libya suffers severe water shortages

Middle East

UAE accused of abuse in secret Yemen prisons

A prisoner in Yemen has spoken exclusively to Al Jazeera about torture methods used in secret prisons run by the United Arab Emirates and its allies.

UAE accused of abuse in secret Yemen prisons