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Kurdish authorities agree to send Peshmerga fighters to northern Syrian town to fight ISIL after Turkey allows passage.
Man apprehended after scaling perimeter of presidential residence, a month after previous intruder entered complex.
Four ex-employees of US security firm found guilty of charges related to shootings of more than 30 civilians in 2007.
Red Cross says epidemic can be contained in West Africa within four months if all necessary steps are taken.
US police took 7,000 illegal weapons off Chicago's streets last year, more than New York and Los Angeles combined.
Aaron Ernst
Pakistani Muslim religious leader, who led low-profile life in Canada, emerges as leader of anti-corruption movement.
Supreme Court rules son of Iranian-Canadian cannot sue Tehran after his mother was allegedly tortured to death.
Farmers grew a record 209,000 hectares of poppy in 2013, raising questions about $7.6bn US counter-narcotics efforts.
Michael Pizzi
Syrian town grabs all the headlines in fight against ISIL - but does it really matter?
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
UN officials 'shocked' by Detroit's mass water shutoffs, urging city to immediately resume service for poor residents.
Laura Gottesdiener
The Tunisian elections will be held amid growing frustration over the country's Islamist-secular divide.
Fault Lines22 Oct 2014 07:45 GMT
As the US strikes ISIL targets in Iraq, we report from Erbil on the consequences of the latest foreign intervention.
Al Jazeera World22 Oct 2014 13:47 GMT
The story of Syrians fleeing conflict, first to Libya and then to Europe on journeys fraught with danger and turmoil.
Potters in India are struggling against Chinese competition during Diwali, the festival of lights.
Not many see Haiti as tourist haven, but work is under way to attract surfers to a destination with alternative flair.
North Korea is a reclusive state but Al Jazeera was granted access to portray daily life in the Northeast Asian nation.
Communist Party's Central Committee announces reforms to ensure judicial independence and limit political interference.
Palestinian Authority president toughens laws against Palestinians selling land or homes to Israeli settlers.
Highway linking Tiktrit and Baghdad, and villages alongside it, are reclaimed by Iraqi forces after battles with ISIL.
Tight security measures applied for annual Hindu celebrations imperiled with huge crowds and major firework displays.
Five families were personally welcomed by President Jose Mujica after travelling across half of the world.
Colombian television shows footage released by the military of the army raid which killed Alfonso Cano in 2011.
Amid increase in parents opting to teach children at home, some politicians argue they are missing rounded education.
New York state accused of falling short on guarantee that everyone has right to lawyer, even if they cannot afford one.
Mobile phone companies are all vying for market share in India, with 1.2 billion people.
Compared to other diseases, Ebola is not especially contagious - but has a far higher fatality rate and no proven cure.
Pinpointing military and humanitarian aid from nations in the international struggle against the armed group.
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