Victoria Gatenby

Victoria Gatenby

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

Yemen

Facing war, famine and pestilence in Yemen, UN calls for aid

The UN's emergency relief coordinator has arrived in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, to see the deteriorating humanitarian crisis for himself.

Facing war, famine and pestilence in Yemen, UN calls for aid

Human Rights

Togo opposition accuses government of brutal crackdown

Opposition leaders in Togo said at least three people were shot dead on the third day of anti-government protests rocking the country.

Togo opposition accuses government of brutal crackdown

Middle East

Blockade keeps children in Qatar from sports events in Gulf

Schoolchildren in Doha are being prevented from taking part in sports competitions in other countries in the Arab Gulf region.

Blockade keeps children in Qatar from sports events in Gulf

Latin America

New tax hikes ignites violent street protests in Haiti

A transport strike over tax increases on fuel, alcohol and cigarettes has shut down most of Haiti. The government says the money raised will be used to improve public services.

New tax hikes ignites violent street protests in Haiti

US & Canada

Protesters extend demonstration over Anthony Lamar Smith murder

Protests in the US city of St. Louis turned violent for a third night following the acquittal of a white, former police officer over the shooting of a black motorist.

Protesters extend demonstration over Anthony Lamar Smith murder