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Malaysia hosts 29th South East Asian Games

About 5,000 athletes have descended on the Malaysian city of Kuala Lumpur for the 29th edition of the South East Asian Games. It is the biggest...

How open is Saudi's invitation to Hajj pilgrims from Qatar? - Inside Story

Almost three months after Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt cut off diplomatic ties with Qatar, Saudi's King Salman appears...

Police arrest four suspects following Spain attacks

Police in Spain continue to investigate deadly attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, which left at least 14 people dead and more than 100 injured....

Spain united in mourning after Barcelona attack

On Barcelona's most famous Las Ramblas avenue, people stood side by side for a moment of silence to honor those lost in an attack. Less than 24...

Police gun down 5 'terrorists' after Barcelona attack

Spanish police killed five “terrorists” in the town of Cambrils to stop another vehicle attack. The shootings in Cambrils came after a van ploughed...

Mass burials held in Sierra Leone for mudslide victims

Mass funerals have been held in Sierra Leone for victims of major mudslides that struck this week. More than 300 people were laid to rest in the...

US reviews war strategy for Afghanistan

President Donald Trump and his national security advisors meet on Friday to discuss US strategy for the war in Afghanistan. The 16-year conflict...

Donald Trump denounces Confederate statue removal

US President Donald Trump has criticised the removal of statues of Confederate civil war figures, saying American culture is being ‘ripped apart’....

Chinese painter captures rural life

A Chinese artist has fulfilled his dream by capturing rural life in his paintings. Timid and often ridiculed by villagers, they now respect Xiong...

Hong Kong jails Occupy protest leaders

Three young leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have been jailed for their role in the 2014 Umbrella Movement demonstrations. They had...

UN to include Saudi-led coalition on a child rights blacklist

A draft United Nations report says the Saudi-led military coalition is responsible for an "unacceptably high" number of child deaths and injuries...

Qatar welcomes Saudi move to allow pilgrims to perform Hajj

Qatar's government has welcomed an announcement from Saudi Arabia that its people will be allowed to cross the border for the annual Hajj...

The Stream - #PartitionAt70: The roots of discrimination against Bangladesh's Biharis

Follow The Stream and join Al Jazeera’s social media community: This episode’s story: http://stream.aljazeera.com/story/201708170020-0025490...

Van ploughs into Barcelona crowd killing at least 13

At least 13 people have been killed and scores were injured after a white van ploughed into a crowd in Barcelona's busy tourist area, officials...

Is Donald Trump giving a voice to white supremacists?

Race relations in the US are causing yet more fury and soul searching – and raising more questions about Donald Trump and the president's apparent...

Partition: Borders of Blood (Part two) - 101 East

In the second part of this two-part special, 101 East investigates the wounds of partition 70 years on. In 1947, the Indian subcontinent was...

Saudi’s King Salman invites Qatar pilgrims to Hajj

Saudi Arabia, which has led a regional blockade against Qatar over diplomatic disputes, said it will open its land border with Qatar to allow Hajj...

More confederate statues taken down in Baltimore

More confederate statues were taken down in Baltimore

Ukrainian priest learns sign language for deaf church-goers

This Ukrainian priest learned sign language for his town's deaf church-goers.

Colombia's surge in cocaine production hinders security efforts

A new United Nations report shows that coca production in Colombia has surged to levels not seen in two decades. It is complicating the South...

France: One of Europe's biggest burger consumers

France: One of Europe's biggest burger consumers According to a study last year, about three-quarters of French restaurants now sell hamburgers...

How to be a Palestinian supermom

It's not easy being a Palestinian mother. You must be ready to protest, get arrested, be injured and have difficult conversations with your...

Sierra Leone in mourning after mudslides catastrophe

Mass burials are underway in Sierra Leone for some of the 400 victims of a mudslide that swept away homes on the edge of the capital Freetown. At...

South Korea rules out war on Korean Peninsula

South Korea’s President Moon Jae-said he is confident there will be no war on the Korean Peninsula. Tensions between the US and North Korea appear...

Historic Afghanistan palace undergoes restoration

On the outskirts of the Afghan capital of Kabul, a building President Ashraf Ghani once called the 'palace of abandoned dreams', is being rebuilt....

Brazil court favours indigenous groups in land dispute

Brazilian indigenous activists celebrated on Wednesday after the Supreme Court ruled against a state seeking compensation for land that had been...

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