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Tourist boat capsizes in Missouri killing 11, scattering others

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 21:17
Two amphibious boats were on Table Rock Lake when a storm hit, officials say, one of which returned to shore safely.

Trump invites Putin to US as Democrats call for Helsinki details

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 20:26
Democratic Senate leader opposes more meetings between US, Russia leaders unless details of Helsinki summit are known.

Eritrea withdraws troops from border with former foe Ethiopia

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 20:16
The move comes amid signs of reconciliation between the two African countries, ending two decades of conflict.

Sweden Democrats: How will the far right perform in elections?

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 19:53
Concerns over migration drive support for the far right, which is also anti-EU, ahead of September 9 elections.

South Korea court hands ex-president Park 8 more years in jail

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 18:52
Park Geun-hye is already serving 24 years in prison on separate corruption charges following her removal in 2017.

Gohain: If citizenship issue isn't settled Assam can't go forward

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 17:24
Al Jazeera speaks to one of Assam's most outspoken public intellectuals on a range of issues facing the Indian state.

UK using child spies in police operations

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 09:05
UK Home Office says use of children in covert policing operations can provide unique access to information.

Israel: A law that divides and discriminates

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 08:59
Arab Israelis denounce law that declares Israel as the nation-state of Jewish people.

Critics call Israel's nation-state law 'provocative and racist'

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 08:32
Opponents say the legislation will have a far-reaching impact on social dynamics in Israel and on the future of peace.

Senegal convicts 13 suspected Boko Haram fighters

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 07:19
Accused imprisoned for attempting to establish a homegrown armed group modelled on Boko Haram.

Macron aide probed after caught on video beating protester

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 06:38
Prosecutors investigate French president's security officer after he's filmed hitting and stomping a demonstrator.

Palestinian killed in Israeli air raid in Gaza

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 06:35
Three others also wounded in the Israeli strike over the southern Gaza Strip, says health ministry.

Thailand: Stateless crisis highlighted after cave rescue mission

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 06:11
Four members of the football team rescued in Thailand are among 700,000 stateless people who lack basic rights in country.

Nicaragua unrest: 39 years since Sandinista revolution

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 06:06
On Thursday, Nicaragua celebrates the 39th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution in the midst of government crackdowns on opponents, using what some would say is an iron fist.

Putin: Powerful forces trying to sabotage US-Russia ties

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 05:53
The Russian president says relations between Moscow and Washington remain in "an extremely unsatisfactory state".

Amnesty condemns blocking probe into missing Mexican students

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 04:54
An investigation was approved in June, but has now been blocked, in a move called 'politically motivated' by Amnesty.

Five ways Israeli law discriminates against Palestinians

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 04:43
More than 65 Israeli laws already exist that discriminate against Palestinians in Israel and the occupied territories.

Sweden: Wildfires, heatwave and drought

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 03:47
Scandinavia unprepared for worst drought in 74 years as wildfires rage and Stockholm asks for international assistance.

Spain drops arrest warrants for former Catalan leader Puigdemont

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 03:08
Madrid accuses ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont of rebellion for role in Catalonia's independence vote last year.

Macron aide probed after caught on video beating protester

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 02:19
Prosecutors investigate French president's security officer after he's filmed hitting and stomping a demonstrator.