Israel due to release Palestinian detainees

The release of Palestinian detainees comes in exchange for a group of Israeli hostages held by Hamas.source

Sport Weekly: Emma Hayes to set new landmark in women’s football with USNWT

This week Al Jazeera looks at the new USWNT boss, the ‘beauty’ of mixed martial arts, and India’s Cricket World Cup final disaster. Welcome to Al Jazeera’s Sport Weekly newsletter,…

Do not ignore the suffering of Sudanese women

Women are bearing the brunt of the vicious war in Sudan. The world should not look away. Sudanese women have always been an inspiration to me. When the people of…

Kenya’s Ogiek people fight on against eviction from Mau Forest

Nairobi, Kenya – For years, the Kenyan government has sought to protect the Mau Forest, spanning around 4,000 hectares across several counties, from encroachment and destruction by people who fell…

Police bodycam captures traffic stop marriage proposal

Police officers helped a man propose to his girlfriend by staging a traffic stop in the city of Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Bodycam footage shows what looks like a routine traffic…

Israel-Hamas war: List of key events, day 49

A truce is in motion and pro-Palestine protests are making headlines – here are major updates. Here is what to know about the situation on Friday, November 24, 2023: Truce…

Iran secretly executes man over 2022 anti-government protests – sources

Milad Zohrevand, 21, was put to death on Thursday at a prison in western Iran, sources tell the BBC.source

Ireland to tighten hate laws amid far-right Dublin riot ‘shame’

Unrest started after a knife attack on a woman and three children that seriously wounded a five-year-old girl. Ireland’s prime minister has pledged to clamp down after 34 people were…

WHO confirms monkeypox spreads sexually in DR Congo amid outbreak

The health agency’s confirmation comes amid a monkeypox outbreak in the DRC and a concerning lack of vaccines in Africa. The World Health Organization said it has confirmed sexual transmission…

Israeli forces detain director of Gaza's al-Shifa Hospital

On Wednesday, 190 wounded and sick people, their companions, and a number of medical teams were evacuated from the hospital in an ambulance convoy to the south, in co-ordination with…