Coronavirus outbreak

Two die of coronavirus in Iran, first fatalities in Middle East

Elderly people die in hospital after testing positive for coronavirus in the holy city of Qom, officials say.

Gun trafficking at the US-Mexico border

With Mexico's murder rate at an all-time high and cartel violence rampant, Al Jazeera investigates how firearms are smuggled across the US border into Mexico.

Coronavirus poses risks to global economy's fragile recovery: IMF

Coronavirus poses risks to global economy's fragile recovery: IMF

IMF says global economic recovery will be shallow and could be derailed by a further spread of the coronavirus.

Chocolate danger: Ghana's cocoa output hit hard by dry, hot winds

Chocolate danger: Ghana's cocoa output hit hard by dry, hot winds

Bad weather also damaged crop in Ivory Coast, which is world's top cocoa bean producer.

Health commission: Kids harmed by climate, exploitative marketing

Health commission: Kids harmed by climate, exploitative marketing

Environmental degradation and marketing pressures endanger world's children, says report by WHO, UNICEF and The Lancet.

Blessed by Brexit: More firms went Dutch in 2019 as UK left EU

Blessed by Brexit: More firms went Dutch in 2019 as UK left EU

Record numbers of businesses are moving to the Netherlands as the UK's relationship with the EU remains uncertain.