On the front lines of the African climate change battle
'99.99% of antiques in the market are fake'
Pontiff urges CAR citizens to "avoid the temptation of fear of others", in last leg of his three-nation Africa tour.
29 Nov 2015 13:47 GMT | Central African Republic, Africa, Religion, Pope Francis
Ouagadougou holds first election since last year's popular uprising toppled longtime ruler Blaise Compaore.
29 Nov 2015 11:35 GMT | Elections, Burkina Faso, Coup, Politics, Africa
Over-fishing threatens not only the survival of shark species, but also impoverished fishing communities in Madagascar.
29 Nov 2015 09:24 GMT | Poverty & Development, Environment, Africa, Madagascar
Despite rain, worshippers gather to greet Pope Francis on his visit to Kenya and attend mass.
29 Nov 2015 07:45 GMT | Africa, Kenya, Pope Francis
Pope Francis calls for African dialogue between Christianity and Islam - the continent's fastest growing religions.
In 2015, more than 50 attacks, in which almost 1,000 civilians were killed, were committed in the name of ISIL.
As Yemen's conflict grinds on, the refugee population at Djibouti's Markazi camp has quadrupled since late September.
Gunmen hit UN peacekeeper base with mortar fire in the northern town of Kidal, also wounding 20.
28 Nov 2015 19:57 GMT
Pontiff holds mass youth rally and honours martyred Christians during second leg of his three-nation trip to Africa.
28 Nov 2015 17:20 GMT
Police detain two people they say were planning to carry out a "terror attack" in the capital, Nairobi.
28 Nov 2015 15:37 GMT
As the West African nation prepares for Sunday's presidential and legislative vote, here is what you need to know.
28 Nov 2015 14:56 GMT
Ibrahim Boubacar Keita discusses the Bamako hotel attack, what his government plans to do next and the volatile north.
We investigate the sinister and mysterious murders of some of Uganda's leading Muslim clerics.
Could the attack on a luxury hotel in the Malian capital have been prevented?
At least 21 people die after blast rocks procession of followers marching from Kano to Zaria in northwest Nigeria.
28 Nov 2015 14:49 GMT
Al Jazeera explores the African cities on the front line of the battle against climate change.
28 Nov 2015 10:45 GMT
AIDS is leading cause of death of African children and second most common killer of adolescents globally, UNICEF says.
28 Nov 2015 10:33 GMT
Captain, three officers and a sailor are kidnapped, but 11 seamen escape harm by locking themselves inside the ship.
27 Nov 2015 22:25 GMT
The insatiable appetite for antiques by China's growing nouveau riche is feeding a counterfeit industry.
Asia, China, Business & Economy
Bollywood actor Aamir Khan faces backlash over what he describes as growing intolerance and insecurity in India.
Politics, Arts & Culture, Asia
Politics, Mali, War & Conflict
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests