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Aljazeera News
Al Jazeera Media Network
Updated: 11 min 55 sec ago

Pre-monsoon heat builds across northern India

1 hour 2 min ago
Soaring temperatures contrast with severe storms and heavy rain in other parts of India.

Palestine calls for UN probe into Israeli killings in Gaza

1 hour 27 min ago
Palestine's UN ambassador calls for fact-finding mission after Israel shot dead 39 protesters in Gaza since March 30.

Palestinian children live life of hardship in Israeli lockup

3 hours 11 min ago
More than 350 Palestinian children are behind Israeli bars, where human rights groups say they endure mistreatment.

North Korea to suspend nuclear and missile tests

9 hours 50 min ago
Leader Kim Jong-un also announces the shutting down of nuclear test site, ahead of next week's inter-Korean talks.

US students stage class walkout to demand tougher gun laws

11 hours 28 sec ago
Protesters call for tighter gun control legislation and for voters to punish recalcitrant politicians at the ballot box.

Israeli soldiers kill four Palestinians, wound 700 at Gaza rally

11 hours 45 min ago
More than 10,000 attend fourth mass protest in as many weeks calling for return of Palestinian refugees to their lands.

Staffan de Mistura calls for de-escalation on Syria

13 hours 1 min ago
Special envoy issues appeal during visit to Moscow as inspectors wait for access to suspected gas attack site in Syria.

Democrats sue Russia, Trump camp for alleged election conspiracy

13 hours 4 min ago
US president's campaign team, Moscow and WikiLeaks accused of conspiring to influence the 2016 presidential election.

Swedish star DJ Avicii dead at 28

13 hours 24 min ago
Tributes pour in as award-winning artist and producer is found dead in Muscat, Oman.

Pakistan rights worker 'intimidated' in alleged house raid

13 hours 32 min ago
Watchdog alleges that burglars broke into house of editor of critical report on state of human rights in Pakistan.

Is Saudi Arabia spreading itself too thin?

14 hours 58 min ago
The kingdom has announced several multi-billion-dollar projects to diversify its economy away from oil.

Anger in Iran as 'morality police' scuffle video goes viral

15 hours 53 min ago
Clip of young woman being beaten by officers during argument over headscarf seen as reflection of recurrent struggle.

Brazil: 2017 one of 'bloodiest years' for land conflicts

18 hours 20 min ago
New data shows at least 70 people were killed last year as land conflicts in country's Amazon intensified.

Nepal government to ban vehicles older than 20 years

18 hours 23 min ago
This is part of an effort to control air pollution in the country.

Mugabe summoned by parliament to explain diamond looting comment

18 hours 38 min ago
Former president said in 2016 that $15bn worth of diamonds were looted from fields in eastern Zimbabwe.

Elliott Broidy plotted to force Chinese dissident from US: NYT

19 hours 21 min ago
Documents obtained by US daily show Republican fundraiser drafted plan in hopes of getting payoffs from China and UAE.

Arsene Wenger to leave Arsenal after 22 years

19 hours 33 min ago
Arsenal manager has announced he'll be leaving the English Premier League club after 22 years at the helm.

Mohamad at Eton: From Refugee Camp to UK Boarding School

19 hours 49 min ago
Follow a Palestinian boy's transformative journey from a refugee camp to one of Britain's most prestigious schools.

50 years since 2001: A Space Odyssey hit the screens

19 hours 49 min ago
It has been fifty years since 2001: A Space Odyssey come out on cinema screens and dazzled filmgoers.

Philippines: New museum promoting peace, unity in Mindanao

19 hours 50 min ago
For decades, the Philippine island of Mindanao has been plagued by violence, as ethnic groups fight for more autonomy from the government.