Al Jazeera Staff

Al Jazeera Staff

Asia

'My world went dark': The day ISIL killed my cousin at school

Maisam Iltaf recalls how 17-year-old Rahila died in a suicide attack on a school in the Afghan capital on August 15.

'My world went dark': The day ISIL killed my cousin at school

Shorts

Karachi's Kathak Dancers

Death threats couldn't dampen Sheema Kermani's resolve; she has inspired women across Pakistan for the past 35 years.

Karachi's Kathak Dancers

Health

In India's Assam, boat clinics save lives on Brahmaputra river

Mobile clinics provide much-needed health facilities to communities living on remote islands in India's Assam state.

In India's Assam, boat clinics save lives on Brahmaputra river

Rohingya

Who are the Rohingya?

The more than one million Rohingya Muslims are described as the 'world's most persecuted minority'.

Who are the Rohingya?

Latin America

Miguel Diaz-Canel: Cuba's post-Castro president

Little known about 57-year-old's plans to tackle challenges facing Communist country, including its struggling economy.

Miguel Diaz-Canel: Cuba's post-Castro president

Egypt

Egypt's 2018 presidential 'election': What you need to know

Egyptians abroad prepare to vote beginning on March 16 in Egypt's fourth contested presidential polls.

Egypt's 2018 presidential 'election': What you need to know

Gun violence

Florida high school shooting: What we know so far

At least 17 people are dead after a gunman opened fire on a local high school in southeastern Florida.

Florida high school shooting: What we know so far

Europe

UK knife crime takes toll on black teenagers

Young black and ethnic teenage boys 'disproportionately' affected as both victims and perpetrators in London.

UK knife crime takes toll on black teenagers

Donald Trump

Who has been charged in Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation?

We break down Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 elections.

Who has been charged in Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation?

Racism

Hate groups in US grow for third straight year: SPLC

The number of hate groups has grown by 20 percent since 2014, the Southern Poverty Law Center said in a new report.

Hate groups in US grow for third straight year: SPLC

Arts & Culture

Dafen oil painting village: The world's art factory

Artists in China's Dafen village once produced 60 percent of new oil paintings worldwide, but Dafen is now under threat.

Dafen oil painting village: The world's art factory

Iraq

Iraqi tribesmen warn ISIL fighters' families

government seeks $90bn for reconstruction.

Iraqi tribesmen warn ISIL fighters' families