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  • newHong Kong protest leader alleges police assault
    Joshua Wong, the most prominent of Hong Kong's student protest leaders, alleged he was assaulted by police who used excessive force -- including repeatedly grabbing his genitals -- during his arrest at pro-democracy demonstrations.
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 9:17am -
  • newHong Kong protest leader alleges police assault during arrest
    Joshua Wong, the most prominent of Hong Kong's student protest leaders, alleged he was assaulted by police who used excessive force -- including repeatedly grabbing his genitals -- during his arrest at pro-democracy demonstrations.
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 9:17am -
  • newAnother rising Kim in North Korea
    The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been named as a senior government official by state media.
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 9:15am -
  • newAnother rising Kim in North Korea
    The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been named as a senior government official by state media.
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 9:15am -
  • newMexican President urges reform
    Eleven partially burned bodies of young adults have been found in southwestern Mexico, not far from where 43 missing college students went to school.
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 9:13am -
  • newRaid frees eight hostages from al Qaeda stronghold, U.S. and Yemen say
    A daring raid by U.S. and Yemeni forces into an al Qaeda stronghold in Yemen freed eight hostages, but not before kidnappers stole away with some Westerners, including an American.
    - 19 hours ago, 27 Nov 14, 6:15pm -
  • newBriton among 5 dead in Kabul blast
    A suicide attack in the Afghan capital, Kabul, killed five people and wounded 33 others, including at least four children, said Kabul's police chief.
    - 20 hours ago, 27 Nov 14, 5:12pm -

BBC

  • newGaza floods prompt emergency status
    After days of heavy rain, the UN declares a state of emergency amid severe flooding in the Gaza Strip, still damaged from the summer war.
    - 8 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 1:04pm -
  • newThailand country profile
    Provides an overview of Thailand, including key events and facts.
    - 21 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:51pm -
  • newHayatou expects Nations Cup problems
    Caf president Issa Hayatou admits he expects there will be difficulties in hosting the 2015 Nations Cup in Equatorial Guinea at short notice.
    - 22 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:50pm -
  • newVIDEO: Dancing woman flouts Iranian rules
    An online video which appears to show an Iranian woman defying Iran's strict laws by dancing publicly on the Tehran metro has gone viral.
    - 29 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:43pm -
  • newXinjiang to hire 3,000 ex-soldiers
    The capital of China's restive region of Xinjiang will recruit 3,000 carefully vetted former soldiers as guards.
    - 33 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:39pm -
  • newMPs suspended for heckling SA leader
    South African opposition party leader Julius Malema and 11 of his MPs are suspended from parliament without pay for heckling the president.
    - 37 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:35pm -
  • newIndian economic growth slows to 5.3%
    The Indian economy grew at an annual pace of 5.3% in the three months to the end of September, down from 5.7% in the previous quarter.
    - 53 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:19pm -

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Thousands left homeless in Iraq's Diyala
Thousands left homeless in Iraq's DiyalaAfter five days of intense fighting in Diyala Province, Iraqi and Kurdish Peshmerga forces have managed to push back the ISIL advance. Many have been killed, and thousands left homeless. Ahmed Nasir is…
- 1 hour ago, 28 Nov 14, 11:53am -
News Bulletin - 09:35 GMT update
News Bulletin - 09:35 GMT updateThe main headlines on Al Jazeera English, featuring the latest news and reports from around the world.From:Al Jazeera EnglishViews:50 2ratingsTime:01:29More inNews & Politics
- 2 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 11:28am -
Myanmar's Jade Curse
Myanmar's Jade CurseChina's jade obsession drives a multi-billion dollar black market that fuels a drug-infested jade mining industry.From:Al Jazeera EnglishViews:70 5ratingsTime:26:01More inShows
- 2 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 11:19am -
Macau's gambling industry on a losing streak
Macau's gambling industry on a losing streakMacau is South China's answer to Las Vegas, a gambling hub and magnet for high rollers. Now a crackdown on corruption in China and a drop in high-spending tourists from the mainlander means takings are…
- 3 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 10:40am -
A Tale of Two Migrations: Chasing the American Dream
A Tale of Two Migrations: Chasing the American DreamThrough the story of one immigrant family, we explore the evolution of racism and migration in the US.From:Al Jazeera EnglishViews:134 7ratingsTime:47:52More inShows
- 3 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 9:47am -
Yemeni city landmarks fall on hard times
Yemeni city landmarks fall on hard timesYemen's southern city of Aden was once a vibrant cultural centre. But the city's landmarks, such as the British colonial-era clock known as Big Ben and the house of French poet Arthur Rimbaud, have fallen i…
- 4 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 9:26am -

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    Roofs ripped, planes flipped: Worst storm in 10yrs hits Brisbane
    Roofs ripped, planes flipped: Worst storm in 10yrs hits BrisbaneAustralia's third largest city, Brisbane, was lashed by its worst storm in 10 years on Thursday night, with wind, rain and hail lifting roofs, cutting power lines, flooding streets a…
    - 25 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:47pm -
    Over an OPEC barrel: Decision triggers lowest oil price in yrs, what's next?
    Over an OPEC barrel: Decision triggers lowest oil price in yrs, what's next?After a 40% decline in five months, oil prices are still on the slide. That's after many of the world's major oil producers decided not to lower the production target num…
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 10:24am -
    Cute video: Lemurs party hard on Thanksgiving
    Cute video: Lemurs party hard on ThanksgivingRing-tailed lemurs were treated to a special Thanksgiving feast at the Brookfield Zoo, chowing down on a turkey made of browse biscuits, sweet potato pie with popcorn, green beans, sugar-free grape jel…
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 10:08am -
    CrossTalk: Warmongers Victorious
    CrossTalk: Warmongers VictoriousWith the GOP soon to control both houses of Congress and the firing of Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon, it appears Washington’s neocons will face little opposition when demanding more foreign interventions. The hawks…
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 9:43am -
    Mt Aso Burps: Largest Japan active volcano erupts for 1st time in 22yrs
    Mt Aso Burps: Largest Japan active volcano erupts for 1st time in 22yrsDozens of flights were disrupted in Japan on Thursday as Mount Aso, the largest active volcano in the country, spewed ash and stones. This comes just two months after more tha…
    - 6 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 7:05am -
    'Sanctions affecting EU much more than expected' - Italian ex-FM
    'Sanctions affecting EU much more than expected' - Italian ex-FMFormer Italian foreign minister Franco Frattini has hit out at sanctions implemented against Russia, saying they are counterproductive. He also believes this is a very bad time for t…
    - 7 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 6:21am -

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    • newJail term of over four years sought for German Islamic State suspect
      By Jonathan Gould FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A state prosecutor on Friday demanded a prison term of over four years for a 20-year-old German man accused of fighting with Islamic State insurgents in Syria, in the first trial of its kind in Germany. The def…
      - 31 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:41pm -
    • newCameroon frees Central African rebel chief Miskine for hostages
      BANGUI (Reuters) - Cameroonian authorities have freed a rebel leader from Central African Republic two days after a group of 26 hostages including a Polish Catholic priest were released by his faction, a spokesman for rebel group FDPC said on Friday.…
      - 32 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:40pm -
    • newTop Asian News at 12:30 p.m. GMT
      HONG KONG (AP) — At age 14, he stepped into the spotlight to take on — and ultimately help defeat — Hong Kong authorities' plans to launch a "national education" curriculum, calling it a ploy to brainwash the city's youth with unquestioned supp…
      - 39 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:33pm -
    • newUK's Cameron to curb benefits for immigrants
      LONDON (AP) — Migrants from Europe will have to leave Britain if they don't get a job within six months, and must work for four years before receiving some benefits, Prime Minister David Cameron announced Friday, in a carefully balanced speech desi…
      - 40 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:32pm -
    • newNamibia votes in election favoring ruling party
      JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The southern African nation of Namibia on Friday voted in parliamentary and presidential elections expected to deliver a comfortable win for the ruling party, which has been in power since independence in 1990.
      - 43 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:29pm -
    • newGerman football president to run for FIFA post
      FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The German Football Federation says its president will run for a seat on FIFA's policy-making executive committee.
      - 46 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:26pm -
    • newFrench Parliament debates recognizing Palestine
      PARIS (AP) — France's government is pushing to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, amid growing pressure across Europe for recognition of a Palestinian state after decades of Mideast stalemate.
      - 47 mins ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:25pm -

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    • newU.S. Has New Strategy In The Fight Against Islamic State
      After learning hard lessons rebuilding foreign militaries over the past dozen years, the U.S. military is shifting its strategy against the Islamic State, choosing to train a smaller number of Iraqi soldiers rather than trying to stand up an entire a…
      - 9 hours ago, 28 Nov 14, 3:48am -
    • newWasilat Tasi'u, 14-Year-Old Nigerian Girl, Sentenced To Death For Murdering Husband
      KANO, Nigeria (AP) — The father of a 14-year-old child bride accused of murdering her husband said Thursday he was appealing to a Nigerian court to spare his daughter the death sentence.Wasilat Tasi'u is on trial for the murder of her 35-year-old…
      - 15 hours ago, 27 Nov 14, 10:12pm -
    • newMexico's President Vows To Reform Police In Wake Of Students' Disappearance
      MEXICO CITY, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Embattled President Enrique Pena Nieto on Thursday proposed simplifying Mexico's chaotic police structure and a new law to stop collusion between officials and gangs as he tried to defuse anger over the apparent massac…
      - 15 hours ago, 27 Nov 14, 10:04pm -
    • newTaliban Attack Rocks Upscale Kabul District
      KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban fighters staged an attack Thursday evening in an upscale district in the Afghan capital Kabul. Witnesses described multiple explosions and bursts of gunfire in the Wazir Akbar Khan district, which contains numerous…
      - 18 hours ago, 27 Nov 14, 6:51pm -
    • newBomb Blast At Bus Station In North Nigeria Kills At Least 40
      YOLA, Nigeria, Nov 27 (Reuters) - A roadside bomb tore through a bus station near a busy junction in northeast Nigeria on Thursday, killing 40 people including five soldiers, witnesses and a security source on the scene said.The security source and…
      - 19 hours ago, 27 Nov 14, 6:14pm -
    • newNigeria Parliament: Shell Should Pay $3.6 Billion For 2011 Bonga Oil Spill
      WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — A parliament committee in Nigeria says that Shell should pay $3.6 billion in fines as punishment for a 2011 oil spill. The committee's decision, made Wednesday, is non-binding. The spill occurred in 2011 of the B…
      - 21 hours ago, 27 Nov 14, 3:56pm -
    • newScots To Get New Powers After Failed Independence Referendum
      LONDON (AP) — Britain's main political parties agreed Thursday to grant Scotland new tax and spending powers to fulfill a promise of greater autonomy made as politicians scrambled to persuade Scots to reject independence in a recent referendum.Th…
      - 21 hours ago, 27 Nov 14, 3:46pm -