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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visibly shaken condemning 'horrendous' killing purportedly shown in new video.
01 Feb 2015 00:28 GMT | War & Conflict, Asia Pacific, Japan, ISIL
Ban Ki-moon backs African Union proposal to send soldiers to fight Boko Haram in Nigeria, as Chad bombs armed group.
01 Feb 2015 02:31 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Nigeria, Boko Haram
Maria del Pilar Hurtado was wanted for role in illegal wiretapping ring that targeted journalists and politicians.
01 Feb 2015 05:49 GMT | Politics, Latin America, Crime, Colombia
Armed men attack at least three checkpoints in the area, hours after president promises to defend region from 'terror'.
31 Jan 2015 22:50 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, Egypt, Mohamed Morsi
Leading human rights lawyer criticises Western governments for turning a blind eye to lack of media freedom in Egypt.
01 Feb 2015 01:15 GMT | Media, Middle East, Egypt, Baher Mohamed, Mohamed Fahmy
Kiev accuses separatist envoys of undermining ceasefire talks, even as eastern Ukraine witnesses more shelling.
31 Jan 2015 19:52 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Europe, Ukraine, Russia
At least 13 bodies recovered as rescuers continue search for victims after five-storey building catches fire in Dhaka.
01 Feb 2015 01:53 GMT | Bangladesh, Asia
Fighters break up anti-Houthi rally in capital, as 'Southern Movement' pulls out of talks to form a new government.
31 Jan 2015 12:41 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, Yemen
Tens of thousands take to the streets of Spanish capital in support of Podemos.
31 Jan 2015 13:06 GMT | Politics, Europe, Spain, Business & Economy
Once described as 'idiotic', new eco-friendly, self-sustaining homes are proving its critics wrong.
Anti-government protests turn violent in Pristina just one month after a new coalition administration takes office.
29 Jan 2015 11:07 GMT | Politics, Europe, Protests, Serbia, Albania
Arab nomads found deep in the heart of South Sudan live in isolation, but are not immune from war and disease.
29 Jan 2015 09:28 GMT | Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Human Rights, Africa, South Sudan
Greeks go to the polls in a snap general election, but most feel hopeless about a better future.
25 Jan 2015 08:15 GMT | Politics, Poverty & Development, Greece, Europe, Elections
Though attacks became more frequent in 2011, since Morsi’s removal from power in 2013 they have escalated dramatically.
30 Jan 2015 16:19 GMT | Egypt, Middle East, ISIL
Al Jazeera examines what life is like for one Palestinian family living amongst the rubble of the Gaza Strip.
28 Jan 2015 13:06 GMT | Interactive, Gaza: After the war, Palestine, Longform, Middle East
The stories of Palestinians deported from Israel between 1977 and 2012, their lives in exile and their longing for home.
Politics, War & Conflict, Israel
On Lamu island, off the coast of Kenya, donkeys outnumber cars and are key to earning a living.
Arts & Culture, Sport, Environment
The Senegalese-American recording artist talks frankly about US race relations, "rebranding" Africa, and his music.
Arts & Culture, Politics, Science & Technology
Fault Lines examines why, despite 'Obamacare', more than five million Americans have been left without any healthcare.
Health, United States, Barack Obama