Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in Senegal, health officials say there has been an increase in the number of unclaimed bodies in hospitals. Volunteers from a small charity are giving Muslim burials to the unidentified dead during the…

For the second year in a row, Muslims around the world observed Ramadan amid coronavirus lockdown restrictions. In the US, some mosques re-opened to a degree, but large gatherings are still limited. But this has not stopped some families from…

A major oil pipeline in the US, that was forced offline after a cyberattack last week, has now resumed operations. The Colonial Pipeline shutdown has led to severe fuel shortages along the US east coast, forcing some states to declare…

India’s COVID-19 pandemic is spreading to its rural areas which have fewer medical facilities than in the cities where infections have slowed. The western state of Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh state are reporting increased numbers of coronavirus cases in the…

High-ranking officials from the administration of former President Donald Trump have defended their actions during the US Capitol insurrection at a congressional hearing on Wednesday. Donald Trump’s former acting Defence Secretary Christopher Miller has been explaining to Congress why more…

Thousands of anti-government protesters have been marching in Colombia as demonstrations enter their third week. They are calling for an end to police brutality and for economic support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Al Jazeera’s Alessandro Rampietti reports from the capital…