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Egypt's ex-president Morsi sentenced to death

Sat, 16 May 2015 - 7:39pm
Verdict against Morsi and 105 others sent to grand mufti for confirmation after conviction for 2011 prison break.

Young female bomber kills seven in Nigeria's Damaturu

Sat, 16 May 2015 - 5:08pm
Girl aged about 12 detonates explosives belt at a bus station in northeastern Nigeria, witnesses and medial sources say.

Nasrallah declares victory in Syria's Qalamoun

Sat, 16 May 2015 - 4:29pm
Analysts say Hezbollah's claim on Qalamoun is more of a media campaign than a real battle on the ground.

Djokovic to meet Federer in Rome Masters final

Sat, 16 May 2015 - 2:30pm
Top-seed dispatches Spain's Ferrer while Federer beats Wawrinka; Sharapova sets up Navarro final in the women's draw.

Russian rocket fails after launch

Sat, 16 May 2015 - 2:05pm
The failure of Proton-M, carrying a Mexican satellite, is the latest mishap to hit Russia's troubled space industry.

Gerrard's final home game for Liverpool ends in loss

Sat, 16 May 2015 - 1:53pm
No fairytale end for captain with loss to Palace; Saints' forward Mane scores EPL's fastest hat-trick.

ISIL seizes main government compound in Iraq's Ramadi

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 11:55pm
Officials say seizure of complex in Anbar's provincial capital would be group's biggest victory in Iraq this year.

Burundian crisis triggers civilian mass exodus

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 11:51pm
UN says 105,000 people have fled Burundi with neighbouring Tanzania bearing the brunt of a severe refugee crisis.

Sedition returns to Malaysia's legal toolbox

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 11:05pm
Criticism mounts as Malaysia reverses political reform and tightens sedition laws to counter "terrorism" threats.

ISIL releases 'audio of Baghdadi' issuing call to arms

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 10:38pm
Unverified audio by ISIL leader calling on supporters to join fight in Syria and Iraq is first such message for months.

Israeli army clashes with Palestinians on Nakba day

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 10:16pm
Israelis use rubber bullets, tear gas, and water canon against Palestinians marking anniversary of 1948 expulsions.

US airlines step up attack on Middle East carriers

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 10:14pm
Leaders of the three largest US airlines accuse Middle Eastern competitors of receiving unfair government subsidies.

US court sentences Boston bomber Tsarnaev to death

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 7:42pm
Jury decides Tsarnaev should be executed for his role in 2013 marathon bombing after 14 hours of deliberations.

US vows to defend Gulf Arab nations

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 7:28pm
US President Obama pledges that the US will stand by its Gulf allies amid increasing tensions with Iran.

Luxembourg PM becomes first EU leader to wed gay lover

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 2:20pm
Xavier Bettel ties knot with partner just months after Roman Catholic duchy legalised gay marriage.

Al Jazeera's A. Zaidan: I am a journalist not terrorist

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 1:17pm
Al Jazeera's Islamabad bureau chief Ahmad Zaidan says the accusations against him are a threat to journalism as a whole.

Mandela's former prison to be powered by solar energy

Fri, 15 May 2015 - 12:22am
Robben Island prison, known for holding late president Nelson Mandela and now a tourist site, will go solar.

Violent anti-mine protests leaves 12 injured in Peru

Thu, 14 May 2015 - 10:16pm
Protests over copper mining project in Cocachacra have left a dozen people injured and spread to other parts of region.

Indonesia urged to end military recruit virginity tests

Thu, 14 May 2015 - 10:09pm
Human Rights Watch calls for end to virginity tests for women seeking to join military, a practice it calls "degrading."

Trapped Colombia gold miners feared dead

Thu, 14 May 2015 - 9:49pm
Two bodies recovered from Riosucio gold mine where 15 miners are feared dead after water poured into underground shafts.