Publication: Al Jazeera

First reported 56 mins ago - Updated 23 mins ago - 1 reports

Everest base camp sherpa guides stage walkout

Sherpa guides have packed up their tents and left Mount Everest's base camp in Nepal in a walkout to honour 16 of their colleagues who were killed last week in the deadliest avalanche ever recorded on the mountain.The unprecedented boycott throws Nepal's ... [Published Al Jazeera - 56 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine

The "Ukrainian Spring" has been a popular subject for all people. Various perspectives have been exhibited: US and Russian, Ukrainian and European. When not viewed as the manifestation of Vladimir Putin's megalomania, or US overreach, the conflict has ... [Published Al Jazeera - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Ukraine, Russia, Kiev
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion

The current jurisdictional stalemate concerning the on-going criminal proceedings against Saif Justice following conflict requires a measured approach. Any process of justice and accountability must be aimed at establishing long-term stability and true ... [Published Al Jazeera - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Libya, Chaos, Poison
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Farms sprout up in US cities

Urban farms are sprouting up in US cities that are not known for agriculture.Rooftops and warehouses are being used to grow local, sustainably produced food.Many stores in New York get their produce from the country's west coast, which means a lot of ... [Published Al Jazeera - 2 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Palestine warns Israel against talks failure

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said thatAddressed a group of Israeli journalists on Tuesday, Abbas said that Israel's"If the negotiations stop, it's the Israeli government that will bear the responsibility for the economic situation and the paying ... [Published Al Jazeera - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Al Jazeera journalists' trial adjourned again

The trial in Egypt of three Al Jazeera English journalists, accused of spreading news and belonging to the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, has been adjourned until May 3.Correspondent Peter Greste and producers Mohammed Fahmy and Barher Mohamed, who have ... [Published Al Jazeera - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Egypt, Cairo, Peter Greste
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

India's Modi calls for end to hate speeches

India's opposition prime ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi, has urged his fellow Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members and "well-wishers" to stop making hate speeches and provocative comments. "I disapprove any such irresponsible statement & appeal ... [Published Al Jazeera - 15 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

S Korea ferry crew forced to explain actions

Crew members detained over South Korea's ferry disaster have said they had done their best to launch life rafts, and one suggested possible technical reasons for the ship capsizing.The four crew members were taken into police custody on Monday, and were ... [Published Al Jazeera - 23 hours ago]
Entities: Ferry, South Korea, MS Sewol
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

S Sudan rebel leader rejects massacre claims

South Sudan's rebel commander Riek Machar has said his forces were not behind the massacre of hundreds of people in the contested town of Bentiu.The United Nations has accused them of killing more than 200 people in one mosque alone when they re-captured ... [Published Al Jazeera - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Al Qaeda in Yemen: can it be defeated?

A number of fighters were killed in a remote mountain region in southern Yemen in a series of attacks against the group, al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.The government in Yemen has launched a crackdown against the AQAP, which attacks military targets, ... [Published Al Jazeera - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

US and Russia trade blame on faltering accord

Moscow and Washington each called for more action from the other to save a troubled deal aimed at easing the crisis between Ukraine's new Western-backed government and pro-Russian separatists in the east.As US Vice President Joe Biden began a two-day ... [Published Al Jazeera - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 2 reports

Transnistria hoping to join Russia

In the separatist region of Moldova bordering Ukraine, locals are holding out hope that they will be able to join the Russian Federation.After Russian President Vladimir Putin's decision to relax requirements needed to get a Russian passport many in Transnistria ... [Published Al Jazeera - Apr 21 2014]

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"It is just impossible for many of us to continue climbing while there are three of our friends buried in the snow" said Dorje Sherpa, an experienced Everest guide from the tiny Himalayan community that has become famous for its high-altitude skills and endurance
On April 14, the trial of the two Gaddafi brothers began in Tripoli. Both men stand accused of "orchestrating a campaign of murder, torture and bombardment of civilians" during the eight-month conflict in Libya...
...and Machar must make clear that attacks on civilians are unacceptable, that those responsible for violence on both sides must be brought to justice "and the cycle of violence that has plagued South Sudan for too long must come to an end"
The state department said that Kerry urged Fahmy "to follow through on its commitment to transition to democracy - including by conducting free, fair, and transparent elections"

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Everest base camp sherpa guides stage walkout [Published Al Jazeera - 56 mins ago]
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion [Published Al Jazeera - 1 hour ago]
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine [Published Al Jazeera - 1 hour ago]
US top court upholds affirmative action ban [Published Al Jazeera - 2 hours ago]
Farms sprout up in US cities [Published Al Jazeera - 2 hours ago]
Garcia Marquez lives on in DNA of literature [Published Al Jazeera - 2 hours ago]
US condemns S Sudan massacre as 'abomination' [Published Al Jazeera - 2 hours ago]
US to deliver Apache helicopters to Egypt [Published Al Jazeera - 2 hours ago]
Rio 'pacified' slum hit by violence [Published Al Jazeera - 4 hours ago]
France plans to stop citizens join Syria war [Published Al Jazeera - 6 hours ago]
N Korea urged to stop new nuclear tests [Published Al Jazeera - 8 hours ago]
Palestine warns Israel against talks failure [Published Al Jazeera - 12 hours ago]
Al Jazeera journalists' trial adjourned again [Published Al Jazeera - 15 hours ago]
Nepal's Sherpas halt Everest climbing season [Published Al Jazeera - 15 hours ago]
India's Modi calls for end to hate speeches [Published Al Jazeera - 15 hours ago]
'Rampant discrimination' in India's schools [Published Al Jazeera - 15 hours ago]
Cracking down on Nairobi's Somalis [Published Al Jazeera - 17 hours ago]
Tunisian security forces denied suffrage [Published Al Jazeera - 17 hours ago]
Kiev asks Russia troops to leave east Ukraine [Published Al Jazeera - 17 hours ago]
Thai parties fail to agree on new elections [Published Al Jazeera - 18 hours ago]
South Korea ferry death toll reaches 108 [Published Al Jazeera - 18 hours ago]
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot [Published Al Jazeera - 18 hours ago]
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation? [Published Al Jazeera - 18 hours ago]
Malawi readies for four-way presidential race [Published Al Jazeera - 19 hours ago]
California town at risk of more mudslides [Published Al Jazeera - 20 hours ago]
UAE mothers divided over breastfeeding law [Published Al Jazeera - 21 hours ago]
Syria's war cripples its healthcare system [Published Al Jazeera - 21 hours ago]
Rival Palestinian factions to meet in Gaza [Published Al Jazeera - 21 hours ago]
US to examine Syria chlorine-attack claim [Published Al Jazeera - 21 hours ago]
China considers raising retirement age [Published Al Jazeera - 22 hours ago]
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