On the front lines of the African climate change battle
'Miners Shot Down' wins Emmy for best documentary
Unidentified gunmen hit UN peacekeeper base with mortar fire in the northern town of Kidal, also wounding 20.
28 Nov 2015 12:06 GMT | War & Conflict, Mali, Africa
Al Jazeera explores the African cities on the front line of the battle against climate change.
28 Nov 2015 10:45 GMT | Climate Change, Africa, Humanitarian crises, Floods, Environment
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 | Aids, Africa, Health, UNICEF
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 | Nigeria, Africa, Poland
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.
At least 10 people die after blast rocks procession of followers marching from Kano to Zaria in northwest Nigeria.
27 Nov 2015 18:10 GMT
A member of Uganda's LGBTI community says he hopes the pontiff spreads a message of love and tolerance during his visit.
27 Nov 2015 15:27 GMT
After touring Kenya and Uganda, Pope Francis will round off his trip to Africa in the Central African Republic.
27 Nov 2015 14:02 GMT
AU leaders in Zambia say ending practice is a priority but governments must create and enforce laws to stop problem.
27 Nov 2015 13:56 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?
'The Bulldozer' orders raft of cost-cutting measures, including Christmas cards, striking a chord with many Tanzanians.
27 Nov 2015 10:46 GMT
Pontiff warns against vested 'interests' thwarting crucial deal to limit dangerous effects of greenhouse gases.
27 Nov 2015 10:33 GMT
27 Nov 2015 07:48 GMT
In second day of historic Africa visit, pontiff says illegal forms of trafficking fuel political instability and crime.
26 Nov 2015 21:50 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