United States

Aljazeera.com

Denmark drive-in football matches attracts crowds

Football has returned to Denmark behind closed doors and one club has found a creative solution to help fans enjoy the action.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 2:32 pm


India approves emergency use of remdesivir drug: Live updates

India's government has approved antiviral drug for emergency use in treating COVID-19 patients.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 2:17 pm


Can Lebanon come back from the brink?

The nation's recent economic collapse and coronavirus lockdowns are fueling inflation, hunger and calls for change.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 2:17 pm


Open letter: African writers in solidarity with African Americans

Authors voice support for US protesters seeking justice for George Floyd's killing, urge more action by African Union.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 2:03 pm


Moment beluga whale gives birth at Georgia Aquarium

Georgia Aquarium has shared footage of a beluga whale calf's birth and its first moments underwater.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 2:00 pm


UK, EU kick off fourth round of post-Brexit trade talks

Trade negotiators from UK and EU begin four-day video conference to forge deal on future relations.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 1:54 pm


Private autopsy offers evidence in George Floyd killing

Report offers new damning evidence against the officers who arrested the unarmed Black man.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 1:44 pm


US braces for hurricane amid nationwide crises

As some states in the US start the process of reopening after the lockdown, a stronger-than-normal hurricane season could put added pressure on resources that are already stretched.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 1:33 pm


Indonesia to skip Hajj pilgrimage over coronavirus fears

Largest contingent of worshippers will not be doing the annual trip to Saudi Arabia.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 1:15 pm


Al Jazeera Digital scoops 35 medals at Telly Awards

AJ Close Up, Start Here, Fork The System, Newsfeed, and AJ Contrast honoured for video content across 14 categories.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 1:07 pm


Zimbabwe tobacco: Biggest foreign currency earner hit by COVID-19

Zimbabwean farmers describe how the coronavirus pandemic is eating into a vital cash crop.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 12:56 pm


US elections: Primaries taking place in some states

Pennsylvania is one of four US states that will vote for their preferred candidate on Tuesday and national polls there show that Joe Biden is more popular than Donald Trump among senior citizens.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 12:56 pm


Speculation surrounds Iran scientist release after US detention

Sirous Asgari was accused of stealing federal trade secrets but was acquitted last November after being held for years.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 12:50 pm


Can Russia and Turkey offer a solution to the Libyan crisis?

Recent deployment of Russian jets seen by analysts as preparation by Moscow to shore up its position ahead of talks.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 12:45 pm


EU 'shocked and appalled' by George Floyd's killing: Live updates

The bloc's top diplomat warns against further excessive use of force as Trump vows to end unrest.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 12:29 pm


Italy's Matteo Salvini leads anti-government rally in Rome

Hundreds of people led by right-wing parties march under the banner 'Italy does not capitulate' marking Republic Day.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 12:19 pm


India braces for rains as another cyclone approaches west coast

Developing system threatens damaging winds and flooding rains along the northwest coasts of Maharashtra and Gujarat.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 11:55 am


First Rohingya refugee dies from coronavirus in Bangladesh

Aid workers warn of a humanitarian disaster if the outbreak is not checked in the world's largest cluster of camps.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 11:52 am


UK's Iraq war crimes probe dismisses thousands of complaints

Thousands of allegations linking British soldiers to Iraq war crimes are dropped, with one exception, investigator says.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 11:35 am


International reaction to George Floyd killing

Some critics use US unrest to highlight what they see as American hypocrisy on protest movements at home vs abroad.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 11:30 am


People face 'bleak' future as Sundarbans devastated by cyclone

Pandemic hampers relief efforts in India and Bangladesh after Cyclone Amphan leaves wreckage at UNSECO heritage site.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 11:24 am


Anger at killing of autistic Palestinian by Israeli police

Protests in occupied East Jerusalem against killing of Iyad el-Hallak, an autistic Palestinian man, by Israeli police.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 11:10 am


Who should try Rwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga?

Many Rwandans would like to see the man accused of funding the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi put on trial in Rwanda.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 11:08 am


'Another way': George Floyd's brother says violence must stop

Emotional Terrence Floyd tells mourners rioting and acts of violence 'will not bring my brother back'.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 11:07 am


Diocese in Germany's Augsburg to pay abuse victims up to $84,000

Victims of sexual and physical violence at the hands of the Catholic church in Augsburg to receive one-off payments.

Published on 2 June 2020 | 10:46 am






Friendly sites: