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Preliminary results from Thailand's Election Commission show a military-backed party in the lead, in the country's first elections since a military...

The last time Thailand tried to hold an election in 2014, it ended with a military coup. An army general took over as Prime Minister and promised...

More than 130 people were killed in an attack on a Fulani village in central Mali on Saturday, the United Nations has said, as a delegation visited...

A cruise ship that ran into trouble in rough seas off the coast of Norway is being towed to port. Earlier on Sunday, hundreds of passengers on...

Federal soup kitchens for the poor in Mexico are being shut down, as are other government programmes that help the most vulnerable. President...

This week will mark the fourth anniversary of the start of the war in Yemen, which has not only killed tens of thousands of people and devastated...

A severe drought is taking its toll on people in Kenya. The government says more than a million are at risk of starvation. Al Jazeera's Catherine...

With the self-declared "caliphate" of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) now erased, there are questions over what happens to...

Brazil's right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro has wrapped up an official visit to Chile that was marked by protests and controversy. The Brazilian...

As the death toll in Thursday's ferry disaster in northern Iraq continues to rise, the banks of the Tigris River in Mosul are witnessing anger and...

India's government has, for the second time this month, banned a pro-independence group in Indian-administered Kashmir. The Jammu Kashmir...

The annual American-Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) conference is set to begin in Washington on Sunday. A number of US political leaders...

Emergency services are airlifting 1,300 people from a cruise ship at risk of being grounded off the rocky Norwegian coast. The Viking Sky sent a...

Yellow vest protesters were banned in certain areas of French cities after violence broke out last weekend. But protesters still took to the...