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Al-Shabab 'strikes AU base' in Somalia
Witnesses report explosions and heavy gunfire at facility in Mogadishu, saying attackers might have entered compound.
Members of Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman's party among government officials held over misuse of public funds.
Pope Francis tells Christians displaced by ISIL's advance that they are "like Jesus on Christmas night".
Sixteen-year-old student taken into custody for allegedly insulting the Turkish president and his party of corruption.
Police say 12 pro-democracy activists blocking roads in city's Mong Kok neighbourhood taken into custody.
Mangrove forest sheltered Muslim coastal area, but now developers are looking to bulldoze it for a tourist resort.
Being better off in the impoverished country means more deadly attacks by attention-seeking Taliban.
Al Jazeera spoke to Jurgen Todenhofer who embedded with ISIL fighters - and lived to tell about it.
Turkish president's remarks get top spots on international media, be they on women, alcohol or discovery of a continent.
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
Long-standing dispute over Christian use of the word 'Allah' raises concerns about a very un-Merry Christmas.
Government denies accusations it sponsors youth militia terrorising civilians in one of Africa's poorest nations.
The threat posed by ISIL has prompted thousands of young Kurds to join the PKK.
People & Power25 Dec 2014 09:11 GMT
Behind the scenes with Colombia's insurgents as they bring their 50 year long conflict to a close.
Witness24 Dec 2014 13:52 GMT
An emotionally powerful story of a six-year-old battling cancer, showing that laughter really is the best medicine.
Snow is often less of a hazard during the festive period than poor visibility.
Love of boxing continues to spread in the country since Foreman-Ali's 'Rumble in the Jungle' 40 years ago.
This year 'Jolly Old Saint Nicholas' has already popped up in unusual places around the globe.
One woman's mission to harness solar rays to chart a path to energy independence in arid northern Argentina.
Attacks on livestock resulting from successful wildlife-conservation policies compel farmers to look to canine solution.
Parents continue to demand answers and justice three months after 43 children were abducted near city of Iguala.
Group re-establishing training camps in tandem with escalation in Taliban attacks as US military presence shrinks.
Residents in Buenos Aires take on real estate companies to protect heritage sites from being destroyed.
Poor transportation infrastructure spurs one miner to build his own road to move the vital mineral to local markets.
Tambi Asaad Cimuk started playing the piano 18 months ago and now has the chance to perform at Carnegie Hall.
Continuing unrest in occupied East Jerusalem and the recent death of a Palestinian minister has subdued festivities.
More than half of 300,000 Christians have been forced from their homes since ISIL took over regions of the country.
Al Jazeera's guide to who's who among the top ranks of the Pakistani Taliban.
For the first time members of Kenya's counter-terrorism police admit to "eliminating" suspected Muslim radicals.
Explore the story of Palestine. Take our content and use our creative remix tool to re-edit our films.
A photographic exploration of the power of yoga to unite people across cultural and physical divides.
 
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