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  • Israel-Hamas Conflict Live Coverage by Al Jazeera

    Israel-Hamas Conflict Live Coverage by Al Jazeera

    Tap Here to Visit the Live News Page Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the latest escalation between Israel and the Palestinian Hamas group that governs Gaza. We will be bringing you developments from Israel, the Occupied Palestinian Territories and around the world throughout the day. Tap Here to Visit the Live News Page

  • Youth starring Gaza hostage, David Cunio, to be screened in Tel Aviv – Israel Culture

    David Cunio is among the 134 hostages currently held in Gaza, but 11 years ago, he starred in the acclaimed movie Youth, the debut feature by director Tom Shoval, and the film will be screened at the Tel Aviv Cinematheque on April 30 at 7 p.m. The proceeds from the screening will be donated…

  • Johnson: Republicans ‘don’t have a functioning majority’ in the House

    Johnson: Republicans ‘don’t have a functioning majority’ in the House

    Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) joined Jesse Watters Wednesday to discuss the massive foreign aid package that recently passed both chambers, and the difficulties Republicans have faced getting immigration-related reforms passed with a Democratic Senate and President Biden in office. “Listen, we’re dealing with the smallest majority in U.S. history. We have a one-vote margin,” Johnson said on “Jesse Watters…

  • Astronaut Rosemary Coogan on overcoming the temptation to ‘swim’ in microgravity

    Astronaut Rosemary Coogan on overcoming the temptation to ‘swim’ in microgravity

    Sign up for a full digest of all the best opinions of the week in our Voices Dispatches email Sign up to our free weekly Voices newsletter Not many people encounter weightlessness in their day jobs, but for Rosemary Coogan, the UK’s newest astronaut, it was an “extremely exciting” experience where she had to overcome…

  • Day 201 Update: Israel’s Missiles Kills Dozens In Gaza |

    Day 201 Update: Israel’s Missiles Kills Dozens In Gaza |

    On Day 201 of the ongoing genocide in the destroyed Gaza Strip, the Israeli army continued the bombing and shelling of various parts of the coastal enclave, killing dozens and wounding hundreds. In central Gaza, a Palestinian woman was killed, and many were injured when the Israeli army fired artillery shells at homes in…

  • Iranian MMA fighter receives life suspension for kicking Ring Girl

    Iranian MMA fighter kicked a ring girl’s bottom during a match in Russia and was suspended for life, Walla Sports reported on Tuesday. The fighter, Ali Heibati, participated in the fighting round of the leading Russian MMA association (HFC) against Arkady Ossifian in Moscow. After the two… Continue Reading News Source: www.jpost.com

  • LIVE UPDATES: Pro-Palestine Protesters Begin Encampment in Harvard Yard | News

    LIVE UPDATES: Pro-Palestine Protesters Begin Encampment in Harvard Yard | News

    Pro-Palestine organizers began an encampment in Harvard Yard on Wednesday to protest the Monday suspension of the Harvard Undergraduate Palestine Solidarity Committee and demand the University divest from Israel’s war in Gaza. The encampment marks the largest protest on Harvard’s campus since former University President Claudine Gay resigned in early January. A smaller number of…

  • Over 1600 British Jews call for ‘robust action’ to end Israel’s conflict with the Palestinians

    Over 1600 British Jews call for ‘robust action’ to end Israel’s conflict with the Palestinians

    Over 1,600 British Jews, including 40 rabbis, have signed a letter sent to Lord Cameron calling on the government to join with the international community in “robust action” aimed at finally ending conflict between Israel and the Palestinians. The letter, whose signatories include synagogue members across all denominations, argues that only a political solution, and…

  • Malala Yousafzai vows support for Gaza after backlash

    Malala Yousafzai vows support for Gaza after backlash

    Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai on Thursday condemned Israel and reaffirmed her support for Palestinians in Gaza, after a backlash in her native Pakistan over a Broadway musical she co-produced with former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Yousafzai, who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014, has been condemned by some for partnering with…

  • Chelsea Clinton Invests In 24/7 Pediatrics Startup

    Chelsea Clinton Invests In 24/7 Pediatrics Startup

    InnovationRx is your weekly digest of healthcare news. To get it in your inbox, subscribe here. The Summer Health board of directors (from L to R): Alfred Lin, Deena Shakir, Ellen DaSilva, Alyssa Jaffee, Chelsea Clinton. Summer Health The U.S. healthcare system is not set up to take care of a kid with a rash…

  • Over half of world’s population ‘could be at risk of mosquito-borne diseases’

    Over half of world’s population ‘could be at risk of mosquito-borne diseases’

    Sign up for a full digest of all the best opinions of the week in our Voices Dispatches email Sign up to our free weekly Voices newsletter More than half of the world’s population could be at risk of catching diseases transmitted by mosquitoes such as malaria and dengue by the end of the century,…

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