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Pakistan mosque collapses on worshippers

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 10:40pm
At least 18 killed as roof fails on mosque in Lahore, with officials saying they expect the toll to rise.

Obama says he has authority for IS campaign

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 6:21pm
US president says he has authority he needs to carry out broader campaign to root out Islamic State fighters.

Egypt urged to free 'gay marriage video' men

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 4:41pm
Human Rights Watch calls for the release of seven men arrested for attending an apparent gay marriage on Nile riverboat.

Nigeria ex-president's son shot by Boko Haram

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 4:30pm
Olusegun Obasanjo's soldier son wounded in clashes with armed group, an associate of the former president says.

Ebola 'devouring everything in its path'

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 3:45pm
Liberian minister warns of national catastrophe, as deaths in West Africa outbreak near 2,300 and reported cases surge.

MH17 report: High-velocity objects hit plane

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 3:37pm
Dutch interim report says multiple high-speed objects hit cockpit, leaving multiple holes and leading to breakup of jet.

Iraq's government: united and inclusive?

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 3:20pm
New prime minister Haider al-Abbadi wins parliamentary approval for a power-sharing cabinet.

Death toll rises from South Asia flooding

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 11:49am
Death toll from flooding in India and Pakistan exceeds 400, as both countries warn of more damage in the week ahead.

Yemen police fire on Houthi protesters

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 11:48am
Police shoot dead at least seven Shia protesters as hundreds of activists attempt to storm government HQ in Sanaa.

Israel 'coercing African migrants to leave'

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 3:15am
HRW report alleges that Israel has used an "unlawful coercion policy" to deport nearly 7,000 African asylum seekers.

WHO: Liberia to see huge Ebola surge

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 12:41am
World Health Organization says thousands of new cases are imminent as efforts to fight outbreak fall woefully short.

Iraq's parliament approves new government

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 - 12:12am
Haider al-Abbadi officially named Iraq's new PM and most ministerial posts filled following political wrangling.

Dutch preliminary report on MH17 crash due

Mon, 8 Sep 2014 - 11:55pm
Malaysia Airlines flight exploded over eastern Ukraine in July, killing all 298 on board, including 193 Dutch citizens.

Cameroon 'kills over 100 Boko Haram fighters'

Mon, 8 Sep 2014 - 9:41pm
Government says its army confronted Nigeria-based fighters following attempted incursion into its territory.

Doubts cast over Nicaragua meteorite claim

Mon, 8 Sep 2014 - 7:31pm
NASA sceptical about reports that crater found in Managua was caused by a falling asteroid.

Ex-US envoy probed for money laundering

Mon, 8 Sep 2014 - 7:06pm
Bank accounts of Zalmay Khalilzad and wife frozen by Austria over alleged transfer of $1.5 million.

Scotland: Could the Kingdom still be united?

Mon, 8 Sep 2014 - 3:59pm
As a "yes" vote looks a possibility, London is trying to turn the tide.

Al-Shabab claims deadly Somalia bombing

Mon, 8 Sep 2014 - 1:48pm
Four Americans reportedly among 12 people killed when suicide bomber targeted African Union troops near Mogadishu.

AU troops accused of raping Somali women

Mon, 8 Sep 2014 - 7:46am
AMISOM says report claiming soldiers assaulted girls as young as 12 and traded food aid for sex "unbalanced and unfair".

Exclusive: Safety concerns dog Boeing 787

Mon, 8 Sep 2014 - 5:41am
Al Jazeera Investigative Unit finds some workers with quality concerns, alleging drug use and fearing to fly the plane.