Al Jazeera English headlinesTrump administration weighs emergency funds to combat coronavirus
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:19:58 GMT
Officials say the White House is considering asking Congress for emergency funding to ramp up response.
Why are Central Asian countries so quiet on Uighur persecution?
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 20:37:11 GMT
After Pompeo urged leaders to condemn crackdown, experts say Beijing's clout in the region is too strong to resist.
China coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 20:15:25 GMT
Viral infection has now spread to nine Middle Eastern countries, with more than 79,000 cases worldwide.
Libya's warring sides pull out of Geneva peace talks
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 20:05:59 GMT
UN assures talks would continue after both sides announce end of their participation.
Children among injured as German man ploughs car into crowd
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 19:52:36 GMT
Police arrest 29-year-old citizen suspected of attacking crowd celebrating carnival in Volkmarsen.
Lesotho PM appears in court to hear charge of murdering wife
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 19:51:48 GMT
Rescheduled hearing comes after Thomas Thabane missed initial court date due to a medical appointment in South Africa.
Harvey Weinstein found guilty of sexual assault, rape
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 19:32:42 GMT
Ex-movie producer Harvey Weinstein convicted of sexual assault, third-degree rape but acquitted on most serious charges.
Coronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases?
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 19:15:21 GMT
Cases of the virus, which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan, have been reported around the world.
Who are the 2020 US Democratic presidential candidates?
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 19:08:21 GMT
The pool of candidates vying for their party's nomination in 2020 narrows as the race heats up.
Tanzanian reporter freed after pleading guilty to economic crimes
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:59:46 GMT
Kabendera pleads guilty to counts of money laundering and failure to pay taxes.
Have Iranians lost faith in politics?
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:49:28 GMT
Conservatives in Iran have won the general elections, but the turnout was the lowest in four decades.
WHO raises alarm as virus spreads in parts of Middle East, Europe
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:45:00 GMT
Concerns rise about growing cases in Iran, Italy and S Korea even as infections appear to fall at Chinese epicentre.
In Pictures: India's anti-CAA protests turn violent in New Delhi
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:24:57 GMT
At least four people killed and dozens injured at anti-CAA protests in India's capital.
Timeline: How China's new coronavirus spread
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:17:09 GMT
The virus has killed 2,595 people in mainland China and has infected more than 79,000 worldwide, mostly in China.
Fresh violence erupts in Indian capital during anti-CAA protests
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:08:03 GMT
Hundreds of supporters and opponents of the law in Jaffrabad clash for second day as Trump kicked off his India trip.
UN-sponsored talks on Libya war under pressure
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 17:39:55 GMT
The delegation representing Khalifa Haftar says it is suspending its participation and the internationally recognised government based in Tripoli is also expressing doubts.
Sanders accuses pro-Israel group of giving platform to 'bigotry'
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:53:12 GMT
US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said he would not attend AIPAC's annual policy conference in March.
Israel slammed for 'necroviolence' on bodies of Palestinians
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:37:44 GMT
Israeli practice of humiliating, withholding bodies of Palestinians is extension of control and war crime, analysts say.
Family of slain Palestinian demands Israel return body for burial
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:24:37 GMT
Outrage after Israeli forces use bulldozer to retrieve body of man they accused of planting improvised explosive device.
Newest Thai political party shut down by courts
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:10:12 GMT
Future Forward's candidates and young supporters looked to challenge and change government run by Prayuth Chan-ocha - the army general who gained power in a 2014 coup.
China delays biggest political event over coronavirus
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 15:33:03 GMT
The National People's Congress, the gathering of thousands of communist party officials, usually takes place at the beginning of March.
Kashmir students attend school for the first time in 7 months
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 15:27:43 GMT
Re-opening of schools comes after the Indian government loosened a communication lockdown in the disputed region.
'America loves India': Trump and Modi hail India-US ties
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 14:53:11 GMT
US president invokes Bollywood and cricket stars in his address at fully-packed stadium in Modi's home state of Gujarat.
Women Make Science: From the Lab to Lake Victoria
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 14:31:20 GMT
In Kenya, a biological scientist works with local women to tackle climate issues and restore Lake Victoria's ecosystem.
Thousands evacuated as Canary Isles sandstorm fuels wildfires
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 13:55:42 GMT
Residents have been forced to leave their homes, while tourists have been stranded amid the Calima sandstorm.
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