UN, aid urgencies urge Israel to halt Rafah assault after crossing seized | Israel War on Gaza News

[ad_1] The United Nations and aid agencies have slammed the Israeli army for cutting off an essential aid route by seizing the Rafah border crossing between Egypt and southern Gaza, warning that already scarce supplies will be further depleted in the enclave that is on the brink of famine. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres demanded that … Read more

Police break up pro-Palestine protests at Berlin, Amsterdam campuses | Protests News

[ad_1] Police have broken up a protest by several hundred pro-Palestinian activists who occupied a courtyard at Berlin’s Free University, the latest such action by authorities as protests that have roiled campuses in the United States spread across Europe. The move on Tuesday came after activists had put up about 20 tents and formed a … Read more

India Lok Sabha election 2024 Phase 3: Who votes and what’s at stake? | India Election 2024 News

[ad_1] Millions of Indians will cast their ballots on May 7 in the third phase of a seven-phase election, which will feature India’s powerful interior minister, a perfume baron and the scion of a former princely state. Minister of Home Affairs Amit Shah, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s right-hand man, is seeking re-election from the city … Read more

NBA playoffs: Mitchell leads Cavs to semis with win over Magic | Sports News

[ad_1] Donovan Mitchell scored 39 points as Cavs overcame an 18-point deficit to win the seven-game series with 106-94 score. Donovan Mitchell’s 39 points have led hosts Cleveland Cavaliers to the Eastern Conference semifinals with a 106-94 victory over Orlando Magic in Game 7 of their first-round series. Mitchell, who scored 17 points in the … Read more

Watching the watchdogs: How US media messed up campus protests coverage | Opinions

[ad_1] A great, novel experiment in political physics is under way in the United States, as the unstoppable moral force of youth-led protests against Israel’s genocidal war in Gaza runs into the immovable object of the American power elite’s support for it. In this clash, two critical forces have been weaponised: the US mainstream media that … Read more

Germany recalls ambassador to Russia citing cyberattacks | Cybersecurity News

[ad_1] Berlin’s recall of envoy extends diplomatic tension on eve of Putin’s inauguration. Germany has recalled its ambassador to Russia in protest against a series of cyberattacks. Berlin recalled Alexander Graf Lambsdorff on Monday, three days after accusing Moscow of cyberattacks on the governing Social Democratic Party (SDP) and the country’s defence, aerospace, and IT … Read more

Tunis police raid sees refugees abandoned near the border with Algeria | Refugees News

[ad_1] Tunis, Tunisia – Teams of refuse workers are busy in the deserted alleyway outside the International Organization for Migration (IOM) offices in Tunis. A nearby park stands empty. In both, large piles of refuse are the only evidence of the hundreds of sub-Saharan African refugees and migrants who sheltered here until recently. In the … Read more

Miami GP: McLaren’s Lando Norris pips Verstappen in career’s first F1 win | Motorsports News

[ad_1] McLaren’s Lando Norris has won the first Formula One race of his career with a shock victory over world champion Max Verstappen in the Miami Grand Prix. Breathing life into an F1 season that risked becoming a one-man story again, Norris, in his 110th race for McLaren, beat Verstappen by more than seven seconds, … Read more