You are here
Al Jazeera Network
Updated: 31 min 11 sec ago
Activists confirm military's claim of recapture of Shaer gas field in desert region of Palmyra from Islamic State group.
Plea for immediate humanitarian truce to allow aid deliveries comes as Palestinian side's death toll crosses 1,031 mark.
Fighting against pro-Russian rebels intensifies near downed Malaysia Airlines plane, holding up a Dutch mission.
Eight taken to hospital, where officials say two are in a serious condition, after strike hits busy Los Angeles beach.
President orders most crossings closed and restricts public gatherings as worst outbreak in history continues to spread.
Caracas says retired general wanted by Washington will return to Venezuela from Aruba, not be extradited to the US.
As efforts to end the war on Gaza stall, Washington is courting new players in the region.
Fighting subsides after Hamas backs 24-hour truce but state of ceasefire unclear with no sign of permanent deal.
First asylum seekers in seven months arrive on Australian mainland after being held at sea for weeks.
France, UK, Germany and Italy call on their nationals to leave Libya as Benghazi clashes leave at least 36 dead.
Wrecked cruise liner destined for scrap yard following one of the largest maritime salvage operations attempted.
Hundreds of homes evacuated as strong winds and hot temperatures fuel fears of further losses.
Construction workers in the Andes stumble across a mass grave containing the remains of an estimated 400 to 500 people.
Three die as wife taken in attack on politician's home, while local religious leader captured in separate raid.
Senior Liberian doctor working at the country's largest hospital dies, as American aid doctor is infected.
Announcement from Palestinian group comes hours after Israel resumes shelling of Gaza, killing at least five people.
International police abandon plan despite deal with separatists to enable trip to Malaysian jet crash site.
Civilians die in clashes between troops and fighters in Benghazi, while rocket kills Egyptian workers in Tripoli.
Costa Concordia to be scrapped in Genoa after one of biggest engineering operations in maritime history to refloat it.
Military quoted as claiming deaths of 14 fighters and arrest of 47 others near Sheikh Zuwaid in north Sinai.