Yemen: Where children rummage through rubbish for food – BBC News

After nearly four years of war in Yemen, Houthi rebels and the Saudi-led military coalition appeared to agree to pause fighting. But it wasn’t to last. International pressure has been mounting to end the conflict, which has pushed the country to the verge of starvation. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog The BBC’s Nawal Al-Maghafi reports from a camp for displaced people, where children hunt desperately for something to eat. Produced by Nawal Al-Maghafi, Ben Allen and Hannah Gelbart

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Migrant caravan: Angry protests in Mexico’s Tijuana – BBC News

Hundreds of demonstrators protested in the Mexican city of Tijuana over the arrival of Central American migrants hoping to seek asylum in the US. Some 400 migrants made it to the border city last week after travelling mostly on foot as part of a larger caravan. Anti-migrant protesters clashed with both police and pro-migrant demonstrators on Sunday. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog

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India’s ‘Big Brother’ biometics project raises privacy concerns

India’s government has been linking people’s personal records to their biological information in the world’s largest biometrics initiative. Supporters say it could drastically improve the ability of the poor to access basic services, but now concerns about privacy and government surveillance have taken centre stage. Al Jazeera’s Faiz Jamil reports from New Delhi. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ #India #Aadhaar #IndiaBiometricSystem

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Brown ballet shoes made for first time – BBC News

Pointe shoes in brown and bronze shades are being made in the UK for the first time. Ballet Black, whose dancers are all of black and Asian descent have worked alongside shoe manufacturer Freed to create the new shoes. Dancers Cira Robinson and Marie Astrid Mence spoke to the BBC about what it means to them during rehearsals for their latest show. Produced by Fatma Wardy, Emily Wolstencroft, Rob Taylor and Claudia Redmond. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog

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Thousand Oaks: Gunman kills 12 in California bar – BBC News

At least 12 people have been killed, including a police officer, at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California. Reports say the shooting began at about 23:20 local time on Wednesday at the Borderline Bar and Grill about 40 miles (65km) north-west of Los Angeles. Another 10-12 people were injured in the attack. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Police say there are “multiple fatalities” after a shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California. Reports say the shooting began at about 23:20 local time on Wednesday at the Borderline Bar and Grill…

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🇮🇷 🇺🇸 The media momentum for war with Iran | The Listening Post (Full)

On The Listening Post this week: Hyped-up headlines, ‘anonymous’ sources and unspecified threats – Iran is back in the news in the US. Plus, the online horrors faced by female journalists. And our own network – Al Jazeera – comes under fire. We set the record straight. The media momentum for war with Iran This wouldn’t be the first time the US media have made the case for war on the basis of vague, anonymously sourced intelligence. In 2003, it was Iraq – in 2019, it’s Iran. Much of American…

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