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Ban comes amid concerns about high levels of pollution in the country and fears that the chemicals used in fireworks are part of the problem.
Human rights advocates say the current minimum wage, less than $5 a day, condemns millions to a life of poverty.
Artists in China's Dafen village once produced 60 percent of new oil paintings worldwide, but Dafen is now under threat.
Yasin Aktay, adviser to president, tells Al Jazeera that parties making the accusations are responsible to prove them.
The body of a Filipina maid found in a freezer in Kuwait last week has highlighted the mistreatment of some domestic workers in the Gulf.
Already dealing with a raging conflict and the world's worst hunger crisis, many people in Yemen are now dying from what is thought to be bird flu.
Through the eyes of a Libyan-born filmmaker, we explore the dark stories that emerged from Libya during the 2011 revolt.
Two youths killed, two others wounded, in series of attacks, following border blast that wounded four Israeli soldiers.
Top Russian and American officials exchanged barbs at the annual Munich Security Conference in Germany over the US indictment of 13 Russians accused of interfering in the 2016 presidential election.
FBI spending too much time on Russia investigation instead of preventing Florida school shooting, US president says.
Saturday marked the 10th anniversary of Kosovo's declaration of independence, but corruption and a stagnant economy give its people little to celebrate.
Crimean Tatars fear the Kremlin, after annexation, is chipping away at identity of the 250,000-strong Muslim ethnicity.
Hundreds of people rally in Florida for stricter gun control laws in the aftermath of a deadly school shooting.
More than 1,000 people rally in central Sofia to pay tribute to ultra-nationalist leader Hristo Lukov, who died in 1943.
How will PM Hailemariam Desalegn's resignation affect the future of Africa's second most populous country, Ethiopia?
Russian foreign minister dismisses accusations of Moscow interference in the 2016 US presidential as 'blabber'.
At least 13 people die, including three children, when a minister's helicopter crash-landed on way to quake epicentre.
An upcoming ICJ decision on the status of the Chagos Islands may upset both the UK and Mauritius.
IMF chief Christine Lagarde discusses the role of women in the Middle East and changing economic winds in the region.
Federer had not been ranked best in the world since 2012, but his excellent past 13 months will propel him again to the top