India faces water shortages, power cuts amid record temperatures and other stories

Today we look at a record-breaking heat wave across India and Pakistan, renewed attacks by Israeli forces on the Al Aqsa mosque, and more

April 29, 2022 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up we look at the record-breaking heat wave impacting India and Pakistan causing water and coal shortages and decline in wheat yields; renewed attacks by the Israeli occupation forces at the Al Aqsa mosque compound and the surge of raids in the Occupied West Bank; the 11-day strike launched by railway cleaning workers employed by Churchill in the UK to demand a living wage and other benefits; and the growing demands for public transparency regarding the rights violations, including torture, committed by the armed forces during the military dictatorship in Brazil.