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Prosecutor says he will challenge the decision to release the man accused of masterminding deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks.
Police say eight children aged between 18 months and 15 years found dead and woman seriously injured in city of Cairns.
Military says 32 fighters were killed in an operation in the northwestern Tirah valley close to Afghan border.
President Kenyatta signs into law contested security bill which gives sweeping powers to crack down on suspects.
Havana residents express relief and joy at historic news that US and Cuba have renewed relations after 54 years.
Majd Rimawi is among more than two dozen Palestinian children born to a prisoner family through sperm smuggling and IVF.
Six Palestinians spoke to Al Jazeera about the potential impact that the statehood draft may have on them.
Havana residents paraded through the streets upon learning ties with arch foe the US will normalise after 50 years.
Latvia has worked tirelessly to secure the freedom from Egypt of its unjustly imprisoned citizen, Peter Greste.
State rules potential health and environmental impacts of controversial gas extraction outweigh economic benefits.
Peter Moskowitz
Iraqi government is shifting priority to win the battle of Salahaddin, a hub for ISIL fighters.
Women's rights activists are demanding change after Hanna Lalango, 16, was gang-raped on a bus and left for dead.
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As scandals involving misbehaving monks rock the nation, 101 East examines if Thailand can save its moral soul.
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An insight into a girls' school in Afghanistan which imposes an even stricter interpretation of Islam than the Taliban.
Mostly children among the 130 dead at Peshawar school after Pakistan Taliban attack.
Demonstrators marched from Freedom Plaza and converged on Capitol Hill as a part of the 'Justice for All' rally.
As Christmas tourists begin to arrive in the city, craftspeople are hoping that a difficult year will end well.
Peshawar mourns 148 people, mostly children, killed by the Taliban in a school massacre that prompted global revulsion.
UN is asking for more than $8bn to help at least 18 million people who have been affected by raging war.
The area was home to the minority group who are now joining the fight to reclaim it from ISIL fighters.
Qataris promote culture as well as military ware on country's National Day.
Government promises lower electricity bills and hopes for business boost as it utilises energy generated inside Earth.
UN says reconstruction materials such as cement are slowly entering the Gaza strip, nearly four months after conflict.
Attempts being made to revive language that came close to extinction.
On his 90th birthday, Chandigarh pays tribute to Nek Chand, who secretly built over 18 years the famous Rock Garden.
#illridewithyou trend globally after Sydney siege amid fear of backlash against Muslims.
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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