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ISIL pounded as Iraqi and Kurd forces advance
Peshmerga and Iraqi forces say they have retaken key areas in Iraq's north and south, supported by 22 US air strikes.
President Sisi vows drastic measures against armed groups following Sinai attacks that killed 31 soldiers.
Voting under way in cradle of Arab Spring that will decide the composition of country's new parliament.
Ukrainians brace for parliamentary election against the backdrop of months of conflict and mounting unrest.
President Ian Khama secures second term in power after BDP gets parliamentary majority at the polls.
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
Sunday's vote is expected to be one of the most hotly contested presidential elections in the country's history.
Women's rights fail reality check despite advanced laws that promote equality and freedom.
US activists try to halt the shipment of explosive Bakken crude oil through their neighbourhoods.
Audrea Lim
Discrimination on the rise in New York City as locals gossip about those who have lost entire families 7,000km away.
Unprecedented stance on Middle Eastern affairs is putting Canada 'on the map' for armed attacks, analysts say.
Massoud Hayoun
Biologist working to bring down the number of human deaths from encounters with Asian elephants through mobile phones.
Al Jazeera profiles what lies ahead for a country in transition, struggling to decide the democracy it should become.
Counting the Cost25 Oct 2014 10:08 GMT
As global oil prices tumble, we ask why the country that is OPEC's kingpin is doing nothing to stop it.
101 East24 Oct 2014 09:25 GMT
We travel to remote Manus Island in Papua New Guinea to investigate Australia's refugee detention programme.
Communist country is often described as the Hermit Kingdom, but government minders like to show a different side.
Traditional Chinese opera is one of the oldest performing arts in the world.
The olive oil industry, which supports thousands of families in occupied territories, is in decline.
Potters in India are struggling against Chinese competition during Diwali, the festival of lights.
Deadly violence continues to spread as sectarian tension threatens to split the country.
Protesters to conduct 'street vote' amid growing divide in Chinese territory as people come out against demonstrations.
Voters hope election will bring stability to the country and stop violence that has plagued the east.
Mistrustful of career politicians, Young Tunisians take destiny in their own hands by running for parliament.
The hearing impaired have lived in a world of their own, but a new initiative gives them chance to rejoin society.
Tea workers, who earn $5 a week, decry working conditions and say they are struggling to survive.
Though three years late, and over budget, museum reopens in city where Pablo Picasso spent most of his adult life.
Colombians flee ongoing violence despite two years of peace talks between the government and FARC rebels.
Al Jazeera profiles what lies ahead for a country in transition, struggling to decide the democracy it should become.
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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