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  • newWhat it will take to beat ISIS
    The threat to Baghdad, the plight of the Yazidis, and the execution of American James Foley have galvanized an unlikely coalition against the terror group.
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  • newTycoon calls Chinese 'mongrels'
    Offensive remarks about China made by Australian tycoon and politician Clive Palmer have struck a chord on Chinese social media -- with some users actually seeing them in a positive light.
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 5:14pm -
  • newThai army chief named new Prime Minister
    The military leader who took control of Thailand in a coup in May has been named the country's prime minister.
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 5:13pm -
  • newThe selfie craze this week

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  • newWho else has ISIS threatened?
    When freelance journalist Steven Sotloff disappeared during a reporting trip to Syria in August 2013, his family kept the news a secret. Families of hostages are frequently advised to do this by security firms, and news organizations are sometimes wi…
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 5:08pm -
  • newWhat it will take to beat ISIS
    "We need long-term to take out ISIS' leadership, to degrade their operational capabilities, to cut off their financing sources, to go after them in a comprehensive way to cut off their ability to do the things we've seen them do."
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 5:04pm -
  • new'Groundbreaking' photo shoot
    It was a photo shoot that caught India's attention.
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 5:02pm -

BBC

  • newFoley killers 'wanted $132m ransom'
    Islamic State jihadists demanded a $132m (£80m) ransom for the release of US journalist James Foley, his employer GlobalPost says.
    - 21 mins ago, 21 Aug 14, 7:38pm -
  • newVIDEO: Death sparks violent CAR clashes
    There have been fierce clashes between militia and international peacekeepers in the capital of Central African Republic.
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  • newVIDEO: Are IS militants a threat to Lebanon?
    The advance of the Islamic State has sent ripples across the region and Lebanon, people are anxiously monitoring the group's expansion.
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 6:16pm -
  • newSouth Africa issues Ebola travel ban
    South Africa says non-citizens arriving from Ebola-affected areas of West Africa will not be allowed into the country.
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 6:12pm -
  • newS Africa MPs halt president's speech
    An address to parliament by South Africa's President Jacob Zuma is halted by opposition MPs chanting: "Pay back the money."
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 4:33pm -
  • newVIDEO: Hanoi gardens' blooming trade
    Vietnam's lotus gardens are capitalising on an increasingly popular source of revenue. In midsummer when the flowers bloom, young and old flock to the gardens to have their pictures taken.
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 3:57pm -
  • newFence to stem human-elephant conflict
    A fence of palmyra trees is showing some success as a barrier to conflict between people and elephants in Sri Lanka.
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 3:52pm -

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Thailand PM: Reform or repression?
Thailand PM: Reform or repression?The General who headed a military coup in May is appointed prime minister.From:Al Jazeera EnglishViews:5 0ratingsTime:24:56More inShows
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People and Power - Myanmar: A new dawn
People and Power - Myanmar: A new dawnAs Myanmar emerges slowly from five decades of dictatorship, will it ever catch up with its more prosperous neighbours?From:Al Jazeera EnglishViews:22 2ratingsTime:25:01More inNews & Politics
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Australians holds benefit concert for Greste
Australians holds benefit concert for GresteHundreds gather for event aimed at showing support for Al Jazeera journalist, Peter Greste, who is jailed in Egypt. Andrew Thomas. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter…
- 2 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 6:02pm -
Yemen tense as Houthi rebel deadline looms
Yemen tense as Houthi rebel deadline loomsYemen's president has warned Houthi rebels against carrying out any attacks as a deadline demanding the resignation of the government approaches.President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi has announced the format…
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Iraq refugees overwhelming camps
Iraq refugees overwhelming campsWar has forced hundreds of thousands from their homes, as humanitarian relief efforts struggle to cope with numbers. Al Jazeera's John Joe Regan reports. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us…
- 4 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 3:41pm -
Liberia police quarantine area over Ebola fears
Liberia police quarantine area over Ebola fearsClashes break out when security forces quarantine neighbourhood and blockade it with tables, chairs and barbed wire. Malcolm Webb reports. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us…
- 5 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 3:21pm -

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    ‘Media Pen’: Journos sidelined on the streets of Ferguson
    ‘Media Pen’: Journos sidelined on the streets of FergusonPolice in Ferguson arrested at least 6 people overnight during peaceful protests over the killing of an unarmed black teen. Demonstrators want to see prosecuted the police officer who g…
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 6:17pm -
    GoPro Moscow base jump: Int Min releases 'Stalin star-painter' escape footage
    GoPro Moscow base jump: Int Min releases 'Stalin star-painter' escape footageMoscow police made public Go-Pro footage shot by the possible painters of a star on the iconic Stalin skyscraper in downtown Moscow. Police detained a group of four dare…
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 5:22pm -
    GRAPHIC: St Louis police officer shoots Kajieme Powell
    GRAPHIC: St Louis police officer shoots Kajieme Powellhe St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department has released mobile phone footage that seems to be at odds with parts of its story surrounding the officer-involved shooting of Kajieme Powell in th…
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 3:57pm -
    Ebola quarantine chaos: Police fire on desperate crowds in sealed-off Liberian capital zone
    Ebola quarantine chaos: Police fire on desperate crowds in sealed-off Liberian capital zoneFour people were injured in clashes when soldiers opened fire and used tear gas on demonstrators in the quarantine zone in the Liberian capital, Monrovia.…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 2:26pm -
    UK to ISIS: Hundreds of Britons flock to Islamic State
    UK to ISIS: Hundreds of Britons flock to Islamic StateThe Pentagon says the US carried out, but failed in a secret mission, to save American journalists, including James Foley who was recently beheaded by jihadists. The executioner in the Islamic…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 1:59pm -
    Keiser Report: Economy Crapification (E643)
    Keiser Report: Economy Crapification (E643)In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert imagine a 3-D printed lawyer glut and bankers having their way with subprime mortgage bonds and then dumping them on unsuspecting pensio…
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 12:41pm -

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    • newIrish ex-premier Reynolds, peace negotiator, dies at 81
      Former Irish prime minister Albert Reynolds, a central figure in the Northern Ireland peace process who helped broker the 1994 IRA ceasefire, has died aged 81. Reynolds served twice as taoiseach, or prime minister: once in 1992 and then again in 1993…
      - 13 mins ago, 21 Aug 14, 7:47pm -
    • newYemen armed forces on alert as rebel deadline nears
      President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi urged Yemen's armed forces Thursday to "raise their level of vigilance" on the eve of the expiry of a rebel deadline for the government to quit. "We will continue our pressure and legitimate movement as we have not yet…
      - 14 mins ago, 21 Aug 14, 7:46pm -
    • newPakistan parliament rejects calls for PM to quit
      ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's parliament on Thursday rejected calls for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation as unconstitutional despite massive anti-government protests just outside the assembly in the capital Islamabad.
      - 14 mins ago, 21 Aug 14, 7:46pm -
    • newGuilty plea from marathon bombing suspect's friend
      BOSTON (AP) — A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice and conspiracy charges.
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    • newMcIlroy stumbles to 74, worst start in 2 months
      PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — Rory McIlroy took a week to celebrate his blockbuster summer and paid for it Thursday in The Barclays.
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    • newNational Guard to withdraw from riot-torn Ferguson, Missouri
      By Carey Gillam and Scott Malone FERGUSON Mo. (Reuters) - The governor of Missouri ordered the withdrawal on Thursday of National Guard troops from riot-torn Ferguson, where tensions have eased after sometimes violent protests were staged nightly sin…
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    • newFA probes Cardiff dossier on former manager Mackay
      LONDON (AP) — A senior member of Crystal Palace's coaching staff quit on Thursday after becoming embroiled in a text-message controversy that also involves former Cardiff manager Malky Mackay and is the subject of an English Football Association in…
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