US to restore ties with Cuba after 50 years
President Obama announces "new chapter" in relations with Havana after US aid worker jailed in Cuba was freed.
Leftist rebels announce unilateral ceasefire as they pursue talks with Colombian government to end 50-year conflict.
Nawaz Sharif says political leaders have reached consensus on wiping out Taliban fighters from the country.
PM approves abolishing the ban on executions in terror cases in the wake of Peshawar school massacre, which killed 162.
Bodies of 230 people killed by ISIL found in mass grave uncovered by residents in Deir Ezzor province bordering Iraq.
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.
Buried in Sweden's northern forest, Sorsele has welcomed many unaccompanied kids who help stabilise a town exodus.
A look at the changing face of North Korea, three years after the death of 'Dear Leader'.
While some fear a Muslim backlash after café killings, solidarity instead appears to be the order of the day.
Since 2011, about 40,000 displaced Tawerghans have been arrested, tortured, and scattered to seek informal shelters.
Coal extracted from small, dangerous mines is providing much-needed money and heat in war-torn eastern Ukraine.
In Pakistan's Sindh province, ancient Sufi culture and sacred reptiles face extinction amid Taliban attacks.
Mariya Karimjee
Al Jazeera World17 Dec 2014 13:16 GMT
A look at the 1987-1993 Palestinian uprising, or First Intifada, through the eyes of those who lived through it.
Innovate Africa17 Dec 2014 09:10 GMT
Africans are taking the reigns in the gaming industry and music distribution while using TV to explore political satire.
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.
Remote corners of South Sudan are suffering from a severe lack of proper medical infrastructure.
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.
Politicians to vote on bill that will force companies to publish what they pay men and women.
Hundreds protest against new education legislation that bans formation of unions, which some say will academic freedom.
Fighters target area north of Sanaa, home to country's main opposition al-Islah party, in effort to consolidate control.
Two strategic bases captured by al-Nusra Front and other groups in attack, dealing a blow to Assad government forces.
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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