Adama Barrow, winner of December vote, is inaugurated in Dakar but longtime ruler Yahya Jammeh refuses to cede power.
by Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Politics19 Jan 2017 21:16 GMT
Spain has arrested computer programmer Stanislov Lisov on an FBI warrant issued through Interpol on hacking allegations.
Human Rights19 Jan 2017 20:07 GMT
Risk of 'lost generation' as UN agency says 380,000 Syrian child refugees miss formal education at present in Turkey.
Human Rights19 Jan 2017 14:53 GMT
Palestinians in Israel protest in cities across the country after home demolition raid turned deadly in Um al Hiran.
Middle East19 Jan 2017 15:47 GMT
Firefighters reportedly trapped under rubble after building housing a shopping centre and clothing workshops collapses.
Europe19 Jan 2017 20:30 GMT
Bodies were found inside the hotel in the central Abruzzo region, media reports say.
Brazil19 Jan 2017 17:13 GMT
Riots between gangs at the Alcacuz Penitentiary followed a series of deadly bursts of violence in Brazilian prisons.
Africa19 Jan 2017 11:59 GMT
At least 77 killed in attack claimed by AQIM, French army spokesman says, as three-day mourning period begins.
Human Rights19 Jan 2017 06:38 GMT
Supreme Court weighs case by Muslims to decide whether men alleging religious discrimination had right to sue officials.
Journalism Is Not A Crime19 Jan 2017 14:58 GMT
Al Jazeera denies charges against Mahmoud Hussein and calls for his release as detention is extended for second time.
Asia19 Jan 2017 13:08 GMT
Thousands protest a ban on an ancient bull-taming festival in Tamil Nadu that animal rights groups say is cruel.
Weather19 Jan 2017 12:58 GMT
The 40th consecutive year with a global temperature above the 20th century average has just ended, with another record.
Sport19 Jan 2017 11:31 GMT
Six-time winner beaten in the second round by wildcard Istomin who is ranked 117 in the world.
by Marwan Bishara
by Roman Dobrokhotov
by Sana Saleem
by Avi Shlaim
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