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IS launches ‘Agony Uncle’ radio show...

IS launches ‘Agony Uncle’ radio show...

Middle East

Wed, Dec 7 2016

In the show, clerics take on the role as an ‘Agony Uncle’ where they answer questions submitted by militants...

'Catastrophic' water shortages for 500,000...

'Catastrophic' water shortages for 500,000...

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Thu, Dec 1 2016

Nearly half a million civilians, already struggling to feed themselves day to day, are now without access...

Growing fears of IS use of weaponised...

Growing fears of IS use of weaponised...

Middle East

Tue, Nov 29 2016

Western countries have seen an unprecedented wave of attacks perpetrated or inspired by IS and the new...

IS, Israel clash for first time after...

IS, Israel clash for first time after...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 27 2016

Israel seized 1,200sq kilometres of the Golan from Syria in the Six-Day War of 1967 and later annexed...

The fight for Mosul efforts to bridge...

The fight for Mosul efforts to bridge...

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Fri, Nov 25 2016

The Iraqi military and security forces are predominantly Shia, but Sunnis have a significant presence...

Truck bomb blast kills 80 Shia pilgrims...

Truck bomb blast kills 80 Shia pilgrims...

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Thu, Nov 24 2016

The truck bomb ripped through a petrol station where buses packed with Shia pilgrims returning from the...

Trump picks foreign policy novice for...

Trump picks foreign policy novice for...

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Thu, Nov 24 2016

The 44-year-old daughter of Indian immigrants, Haley represents what some Republicans hope could be the...

UN: Over half of world's population...

UN: Over half of world's population...

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Tue, Nov 22 2016

More than half the world's population does not use the internet, with prohibitive broadband costs keeping...

Civilians flee as Syrian regime advances...

Civilians flee as Syrian regime advances...

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Tue, Nov 22 2016

Russian and Iranian forces helping government-led assault on east Aleppo, where 140 civilians have been...

UN urges Bangladesh to allow safe passage...

UN urges Bangladesh to allow safe passage...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 19 2016

UNHCR spokesperson Adrian Edwards has made the appeal to Bangladesh government to let in the Rohingya...

Philippines to follow Russia's withdrawal...

Philippines to follow Russia's withdrawal...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 17 2016

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed an executive order removing Russia's signature from the founding...

Nimrud's broken glory lies in dust after...

Nimrud's broken glory lies in dust after...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 16 2016

UNESCO has said that the destruction of Nimrud by Islamic States amounts to a war crime

Climate change fuels insurgency in...

Climate change fuels insurgency in...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 15 2016

Around 80% of Afghanistan's economy is based on agriculture. Afghan farmers depend on reliable, year-round...

UN: 2016 'very likely' hottest year...

UN: 2016 'very likely' hottest year...

World

Mon, Nov 14 2016

The year 2016 will very likely be the hottest on record, the UN said Monday

Children reclaim their school after...

Children reclaim their school after...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 13 2016

According to the United Nations Children's Fund, 4.7 million children have been directly affected by...

Iraq troops battle IS in Mosul, UN says...

Iraq troops battle IS in Mosul, UN says...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 11 2016

The battle to retake Mosul is now in its fourth week, and while troops have entered the built-up area,...

Iraq forces gain ground in Mosul despite...

Iraq forces gain ground in Mosul despite...

World

Sun, Nov 6 2016

The elite Counter-Terrorism Service has been spearheading the attack on the eastern front of the three-week-old...

Iraqi forces in new push into

Iraqi forces in new push into

World

Sat, Nov 5 2016

CTS forces made their first real push into the streets of Mosul on Friday but were met by a deluge of...

Elite Iraq forces punch into Mosul,...

Elite Iraq forces punch into Mosul,...

World

Sat, Nov 5 2016

CTS forces remained inside the city however and there were at least five regiments involved in the operation...

240 migrants dead in shipwrecks off...

240 migrants dead in shipwrecks off...

World

Thu, Nov 3 2016

The latest reported deaths bring to over 4,220 the number of people dead or missing in the Mediterranean...

IS leader Baghdadi hiding in Mosul,...

IS leader Baghdadi hiding in Mosul,...

World

Wed, Nov 2 2016

The materials spell out beard requirements and guidelines for taking women as sex slaves