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President elect Muhammadu Buhari extends "hand of fellowship" to Goodluck Jonathan after winning historic elections.
01 Apr 2015 06:27 GMT | Politics, Africa, Nigeria, Nigeria Decides
US says enough progress made to warrant extension as negotiators from Iran and west renew efforts to hammer out deal.
01 Apr 2015 02:11 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Iran, US
Armed men who took prosecutor hostage at a courthouse shot dead in rescue mission, with captive later dying in hospital.
31 Mar 2015 21:11 GMT | Turkey, Middle East
Supply of military equipment to Egypt resumes after it was frozen when the military took power in Cairo two years ago.
01 Apr 2015 04:28 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Egypt, United States, Mohamed Morsi
Haider al-Abadi says Iraqi forces reach centre of Saddam Hussein's home city as operation under way to take whole city.
01 Apr 2015 04:10 GMT | War & Conflict, Iraq, Middle East, ISIL
Aid groups warn of humanitarian crisis as no external assistance reaching Yemen due to Saudi-led bombing and blockade.
01 Apr 2015 04:36 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen
Al Jazeera calls for the release of Ahmed Idris and Ali Mustafa who were detained one week ago while covering elections.
31 Mar 2015 20:56 GMT | Politics, Africa, Nigeria, Nigeria Decides
Third pledging conference for Syria attended by 78 member states, as violence continues in cities across the country.
31 Mar 2015 18:59 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syrian crisis, Syria, Kuwait
More than 40 countries have applied to become founding members of the Beijing-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
31 Mar 2015 21:06 GMT | Business & Economy, Asia Pacific, China
WHO aims to eradicate the infectious disease by 2018, but it remains endemic in three countries.
Every year on March 30, exiled Palestinians return home to protest the Israeli occupation.
30 Mar 2015 10:12 GMT | Middle East, Battle for Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Palestine, Israel
An Indian industrialist’s love for the sport has made him create a cricket museum in his Dubai backyard.
28 Mar 2015 15:28 GMT | Sport, Cricket, Cricket World Cup, UAE
While Istanbul has long been a hub for migrants, Syrians have found themselves trapped in Turkey.
28 Mar 2015 13:32 GMT | Politics, Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Turkey, Syria: Broken Nation
The talks regarding Iran's nuclear capabilities have been ongoing for many years. These are some of the key moments.
29 Mar 2015 15:58 GMT | Iran, Middle East, Politics
30 Mar 2015 09:48 GMT | Health, Polio, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America