Middle East

Israel's military checkpoints: 'We live a life of injustice'

The daily reality for more than 70,000 Palestinians crossing through Israeli checkpoints on their way to work.

Israel's military checkpoints: 'We live a life of injustice'

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Forced at 15: The young brides of Niger

How young girls in the West African country are fighting back against child marriage.

Forced at 15: The young brides of Niger

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Interactive: The Oligarchs

Hundreds of millions of dollars, three oligarchs, one illicit deal. Read the complete story.

Interactive: The Oligarchs

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A year in photos: Stories from around the world in 2017

Al Jazeera presents photo essays from Mexico and the Philippines to Antarctica and Zimbabwe.

A year in photos: Stories from around the world in 2017

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Test your knowledge - 2017 Al Jazeera news quiz

Follow the news? Take our quiz and see if you can recognise some of the biggest stories of 2017.

Test your knowledge - 2017 Al Jazeera news quiz

Pakistan

Parched for a price: Karachi's water crisis

Residents of Karachi are being held hostage by a 'mafia' that makes millions of dollars out of their need for water.

Parched for a price: Karachi's water crisis

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Animated maps of the fall of ISIL in Syria and Iraq

An animated timeline of how ISIL captured and lost key cities in Syria and Iraq.

Animated maps of the fall of ISIL in Syria and Iraq

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HIV/AIDS: Fewer deaths, but infections still rising

Although the number of AIDS-related deaths has decreased over the years, the number of total infections is still rising.

HIV/AIDS: Fewer deaths, but infections still rising

Business & Economy

Where does halal meat come from?

The $415bn halal-food industry heavily relies on meat imported from non-Muslim majority countries.

Where does halal meat come from?

Genocide

Timeline: Ratko Mladic's road to judgement

A UN court is due to pass its final verdict against Mladic for heading one of the worst massacres in recent history.

Timeline: Ratko Mladic's road to judgement

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World Toilet Day 2017

November 19 marks World Toilet Day and aims to raise awareness about health problems caused by poor sanitation.

World Toilet Day 2017

Asia

Satellite image shows smog in India and Pakistan

Smog in and around the cities of Lahore and New Delhi has reached new stretch over the past few days.

Satellite image shows smog in India and Pakistan

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House of Saud: Princes detained

Eleven princes have been detained in an anti-corruption sweep in Saudi Arabia, under the direction of the Crown Prince.

House of Saud: Princes detained

ISIS

The rise and fall of ISIL

A chronology of ISIL's quick territorial victories and defeats in Iraq and Syria.

The rise and fall of ISIL

Lebanon

Lebanon's power players

Saad Hariri steps down as prime minister on November 4, potentially plunging the country into a fresh political crisis.

Lebanon's power players