ISIL 'launches fierce new assault' on Kobane
Kurdish fighters hold the line but struggle as they await reinforcements to cross from Turkey.
No progress made as student leaders and government officials hold talks aimed at ending street protests.
Series of bombs targeting restaurants in the Iraqi capital kill 21, police and medical sources say.
Ban Ki-moon says attacks on UN facilities during Israel's assault on Gaza Strip during July-August will be investigated.
Video purportedly shows soldiers blindfolding and handcuffing disabled 11-year-old boy for throwing stones.
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.
Yemen’s southern secessionists will revive plans for independence amid internal divisions and Houthi ascendency.
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Rights groups allege rise in number of opposition leaders being abducted by state agencies amid lack of accountability.
US state leads in rates of suicide, sex assault, and substance abuse, but one woman attempting to heal young hearts.
Julia O'Malley
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In the world's richest casino city, Macau, 18-year-old student Chi-on is gambling with his education.
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We explore the hip side of Congo-Brazzaville with a style icon, a rap artist, a wrestler, and a radio talk show host.
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.
Torrential rain, strong winds and snow cause widespread disruption in Australia.
Ongoing turmoil has stymied the growth of Paralympic sports in the West Bank, but organisers are working to change that.
National budgets for internal security see a massive hike over growing fears of internal threats.
Kirkuk governor asks US-led coalition to launch strikes against ISIL fighters who are advancing on the region.
Macau's attempts at starting protests related to those in Hong Kong have failed and ensured its dependency on China.
One of the most bio-diverse places in the world is at risk as work begins to remove oil from an untouched corner.
Syria enters its fourth winter within the conflict, as refugee camps suffer from destruction due to harsh conditions.
Pakistan is developing new sources of power to help tackle a massive energy shortfall.
A week after cyclone Hudhud decimated entire villages, local residents are scraping by without basic staples.
Cuba has sent more medics to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa than any other nation.
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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