Al Jazeera English headlinesGhana: Homecoming for African Americans
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 23:52:00 GMT
African Americans find new home in Ghana - gateway of the brutal African slave trade to the US that began 400 years ago.
Iran unveils new missile defence system, calls US talks 'useless'
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 23:19:55 GMT
Display of Bavar-373 comes as top diplomat suggests Tehran may work with new French proposals to save nuclear deal.
Brazil: Concerns grow over burning Amazon as probe launched
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 23:00:45 GMT
Brazil's Bolsonaro says government lacks the resources to fight record number of fires burning in the Amazon rainforest.
Will UAE be kicked out of Saudi-led coalition in Yemen?
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 20:45:17 GMT
The Yemeni government is urging the United Arab Emirates to stop backing southern separatists.
UN panel condemns Myanmar army's sexual violence against Rohingya
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 20:42:15 GMT
UN investigators say the scale of sexual violence against the Rohingya shows 'genocidal intent'.
India revokes Kashmir's special status: All the latest updates
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 20:34:08 GMT
Latest updates as Pakistan's PM Imran Khan says he has 'done all the talking' with India over the Kashmir crisis.
EU seeks new regulation of facial recognition technology
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 20:09:56 GMT
The regulation of artificial intelligence is expected to be a priority for the incoming European Commission president.
Saudi Arabia must release 'forcibly disappeared' Qatari citizens
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 19:50:04 GMT
Qatar's National Human Rights Committee says whereabouts of man, 70, and teenage son are unknown after August 18 arrest.
Alleged workplace attack threats prompt arrests in two US states
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 19:49:39 GMT
Authorities in California and Wisconsin arrest individuals who allegedly made threats to attack their workplaces.
How Venezuela's oil output plummeted
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 19:06:23 GMT
In the last year, output has fallen faster than Iraq's after the US's 2003 invasion.
I survived the 2013 chemical attack on Ghouta
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 19:01:52 GMT
And I will not stay silent until those responsible for the horror I lived through that day face justice.
Indian opposition parties protest against Kashmir detentions
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 18:55:16 GMT
Top opposition figures in New Delhi call for release of arrested political leaders and end to communications blockade.
Floods from India dam wreak havoc in northeastern Pakistan
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 18:17:31 GMT
Floodwaters now cover hundreds of hectares of towns and villages in Punjab province and river levels are still rising.
Crucial talks between the US and Taliban begin in Doha
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 17:31:40 GMT
Regular meetings have been held in Doha since October aimed at ending 18 years of military intervention in Afghanistan.
Crisis-hit Kosovo disbands parliament
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 17:25:11 GMT
New election likely within six weeks but no single political grouping is expected to win a clear majority.
Egypt arrest of Palestinian official's son 'linked to activism'
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 16:48:57 GMT
Egyptian security forces arrested Ramy Shaath on July 5 and accused him of 'assisting a terrorist group', family says.
Brazil's Amazon is burning: 'Some families lost everything'
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 16:44:57 GMT
Indigenous families fight to save their homes and land as fires rage on in parts of Brazil's Amazon.
Kabul: 'I want to break the tradition that women can't drive'
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:07:17 GMT
Afghan women speak about being behind the wheel of Pink Shuttle, a service 'by female drivers for female passengers'.
Sudan floods kill scores, displace thousands
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 14:45:47 GMT
Many forced to flee homes after flash floods in several parts of Sudan kill at least 50 people.
Indonesia blocks internet in West Papua as protest rages
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 14:40:29 GMT
Indonesia's information ministry says 'temporary' shutdown is meant 'to accelerate government effort to restore order'.
Macron: There is no time to negotiate new Brexit deal
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 14:33:39 GMT
Talks over the Irish backstop unlikely to yield a dramatically different divorce deal, French president warns.
Slovenia to extend border fence to prevent refugee crossings
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 14:06:35 GMT
The interior ministry says exact timeline and location would not be made public.
Empty buses in Bangladesh as no Rohingya turn up for repatriation
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 13:46:40 GMT
Fresh push to repatriate Rohingya refugees to Myanmar fails amid demands of safety and full citizenship.
India's 'patriotism pop' songs urge Hindus to claim Kashmir
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 13:13:59 GMT
Songs about buying land in Kashmir and marrying Kashmiri women garner millions of views in India after status revoked.
Who are the 2020 US Democratic presidential candidates?
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 13:09:53 GMT
The pool of candidates vying for their party's nomination in 2020 is among the largest and most diverse in US history.
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