Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
Gaza truce holding despite shaky start
Talks continue in Egypt amid reports truce was breached with Hamas firing rockets, prompting Israel to strike back.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 10:22 GMT
Gaza ceasefire extended by five days
Welcome reprieve continues for Gaza as sides agree more time needed to hammer out a permanent end to conflict.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 04:56 GMT
Deadline looms as Gaza truce efforts continue
Palestinians demand end to blockade at talks in Cairo, as deadline at midnight on Thursday approaches.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 19:44 GMT
Gaza industries reel under Israeli bombings
Palestinians estimate that 250 factories and construction sites have been damaged by Israeli fire in the Gaza Strip.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 11:19 GMT
Israelis at Cairo talks as Gaza truce holds
Second round of talks aimed at ending conflict begin in Egypt as calm holds in battered Palestinian enclave.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 11:52 GMT
Egypt dissolves Brotherhood's political wing
Lawyer of Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice Party calls ruling unconstitutional and politically motivated.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 13:49 GMT
Gaza: Poetry after Auschwitz
'To write poetry after Auschwitz is barbaric.' Is writing poetry after Gaza also barbaric?
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 10:33 GMT
Gaza truce diplomacy: The ever-changing mess
Palestinian negotiators agree on how to end the Gaza war, while Israel shuns new Cairo truce talks.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 19:46 GMT
Egypt and the Palestinians: Friends or foes?
Even as Egypt ships aid to the beleaguered Gaza Strip, some question Cairo's commitment to the Palestinian cause.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 08:43 GMT
Hamas denies taking missing Israeli soldier
US president says release is precondition for truce talks but Hamas says it does not know missing soldier's whereabouts.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 04:25 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
join our mailing list
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Work for us
Terms & Conditions