Al Jazeera English headlinesEx-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen pleads guilty, implicates president
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 02:10:26 GMT
Michael Cohen says he broke law at the direction of a candidate for federal office.
Ex-Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort guilty on eight counts
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 02:06:14 GMT
Verdict comes as Trump's ex-lawyer, Michael Cohen, admits to breaking campaign finance laws, implicates the president.
Czechs mark 50 years since bloody Soviet invasion
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 20:19:00 GMT
Scores of Czechoslovakians were killed in Prague after Soviet Union cracked down on anti-communist protesters in 1968.
Indonesia jails woman for 'insulting Islam' over mosque 'noise'
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:59:37 GMT
Ethnic Chinese Buddhist found guilty of 'insulting Islam' and jailed 18 months for complaining about mosque loudspeaker.
Can Venezuela recover from its financial crisis?
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:48:05 GMT
Venezuela - once the richest country in Latin America - is coping with one of the worst economic disasters in the world.
Hamas: End to Israel's Gaza blockade 'around the corner'
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:35:57 GMT
Hamas and Israel have discussed easing the devastating blockade but not a complete lifting of it.
Russia delivers fighter jets to Serbia
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:18:26 GMT
Moscow gave the secondhand aircraft to Serbia for free after they underwent extensive overhauls.
Black lung disease reappears in the US
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:10:34 GMT
Why is the so-called coal miners' disease coming back to the United States?
Reports of plea deal for Michael Cohen
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:05:00 GMT
Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has reportedly agreed to enter a guilty plea in a deal with federal prosecutors in New York.
Uganda: The changing face of political opposition
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:02:41 GMT
President Museveni has taken to social media to justify the detention of opposition politicians and their backers.
Trump seeks to roll back Obama-era coal emissions standards
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 18:39:42 GMT
EPA proposes new rules that would relax coal pollution standards, a move critics say would worsen global warming.
Yearning for the flavours of home: Syrian refugees' Eid in Turkey
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 18:37:55 GMT
About 20,000 Syrians are reported to have returned home for the holidays but many simply can not do that.
Microsoft: Russia hackers' attack on US political groups thwarted
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 18:12:27 GMT
Six fake websites linked to hacker group associated with Russia shut down by software giant's digital crimes unit.
Saudi Arabia involved in ongoing football piracy: Premier League
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 17:52:28 GMT
Saudi-based pirate channel beoutQ illegally broadcast every football match of new season, English Premier League says.
Protesters topple Confederate 'Silent Sam' statue on US campus
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 17:51:57 GMT
Demonstrators say the statue is a symbol of the state and country's racist heritage.
Scientists find ice on moon, raising possibility for lunar base
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 17:31:58 GMT
Using NASA's Moon Mineralogy Mapper, researchers determined ice is present in craters on the poles.
Russia to deliver S-400 missiles to Turkey in 2019
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 17:12:16 GMT
Announcement on expedited shipment comes amid a growing rift between Turkey and its NATO allies in the West.
Iran unveils new domestic fighter jet
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:11:11 GMT
Images released by state media show President Hassan Rouhani sitting in the cockpit of the aircraft named Kowsar.
IAEA: No indication of halt in North Korea's nuclear programme
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:52:17 GMT
Further development of Pyongyang's nuclear activities is 'a cause for grave concern', says UN body's new report.
Bidding farewell to both Aretha Franklin and Ezzatolah Entezami
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:28:37 GMT
The US and Iran have just lost two towering icons of their respective art and culture in span of one day.
India orders death sentences for child rapists in Madhya Pradesh
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:21:00 GMT
Attackers of 8-year-old girl still fighting for life will be the first convicts executed for rape since 2004.
Afghanistan: Rockets hit near Kabul presidential palace
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:02:31 GMT
Rocket barrage hits capital's diplomatic area as President Ashraf Ghani gives peace speech during Muslim festival.
Ebola in the DRC: Death toll rises in second outbreak
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 13:20:03 GMT
The second Ebola virus outbreak this year in the DRC is already nearly twice as deadly as the first and shows no signs of slowing.
Heron Gate mass eviction: 'We never expected this in Canada'
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:09:45 GMT
About 150 homes in one of Ottawa's most diverse and affordable communities are expected to be torn down in coming months
US deports former Nazi camp guard Jakiw Palij, 95, to Germany
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:04:29 GMT
Jakiw Palij, who was living in Queens, New York, was a guard at Trawniki concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Poland.
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