After two decades of negotiations, Russia has joined the World Trade Organisation. The lower trade barriers that come with membership will open up new opportunities for foreign businesses. Russian leaders say ordinary consumers will benefit as well because it will lead to lower prices. But economists predict the move will have a negative economic impact […]
A secretive religious sect in Mexico which calls itself The New Jerusalem has been under attack. The frustrated community has watched its schools and buildings being destroyed while authorites have turned a blind eye. Al Jazeera’s Rachel Levin travelled to the remote community in Michoacan state to find out more.
Can yet another attempt to install a strong central government after years of chaos really succeed this time? Mike Hanna speaks to Jamal Osman, Afyare Elmi & Abdi Ismail Samatar.
The body of Ethiopian prime minister Meles Zenawi has been flown back to Addis Ababa. Thousands of people turned out to pay their respects for their leader that died at age of 57 after more than two decades in power. Al Jazeera’s Mohammed Adow report from Addis Ababa.
A boom in Indonesia’s airline industry has meant that the country needs 800 pilots each year. But supply is failing to meet demand as flight schools in the nation are only able to train 350 people annually. As a result, pilots lacking sufficient qualifications are being fast tracked through the system without meeting appropriate safety […]
A group of former General Motors workers have stitched their lips shut in a hunger strike outside the US embassy in Colombia demanding justice alleging unfair dismissal for reporting on workplace injuries. Are the rights of workers in Colombia adequately protected under the US-Colombia Labour Action Plan of April 2011? Guests: Austin Robles, David Bacon, […]
One of the most senior officers in the New York Police Department has admitted that its undercover surveillance of Muslims has not led to any new terrorism leads. The NYPD came under fire in February this year, when it was revealed it was secretly monitoring the daily routines of thousands of Muslims, who were not […]
We look at discrimination in US public schools, as minority students face disproportionate disciplinary actions.
The strategic northern city of Aleppo remains the focus of the latest violence in Syria, home to some of the most devastating fighting seen in the last 18 months. The opposition fighters’ weapons are unable to protect them from attacks from the air, and such sorties are causing the most casualties among rebel ranks. Al […]
Malika looks at a US high school student’s test for pancreatic cancer and a hashtag expressing frustration with media coverage of Hindus.
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Al Jazeera has obtained footage of Western nationals taken hostage in northern Mali last year. The three men are urging their governments to secure their release. Reports indicate that al-Qaeda in the Islamic Magreb is demanding the release of certain prisoners in return for freeing the hostages. Al Jazeera’s Omar Al Saleh reports.
The war in Syria is kickstarting old sectarian tensions across the border in Lebanon. One powerful Shia clan has kidnapped more than 20 Syrians and a Turkish businessman. The al-Meqdad say they will resume kidnappings soon if they do not secure the release of one of their clansmen being held in Damascus by the rebel […]
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