Residents fleeing Raqqa give testimonies of what life is like under ISIL.
President Barack Obama arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday to pay U.S. respects after the death of King Abdullah, a trip that underscores the importance of a U.S.-Saudi alliance that extends beyond oil interests to regional security. Obama’s visit comes as Washington struggles with worsening strife in the Middle East and counts Saudi Arabia among […]
David Green responds to Cary Nelson's talk in Israel which attacked the BDS movement at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus. In short, "The picture Nelson paints regarding pro-Palestinian activism on the UIUC campus is false."
The woman the Islamic State wants in exchange for Japanese hostage Kenji Goto is Iraqi citizen Sajida al-Rishawi
In a symbol of the broader sidelining of his "pivot to Asia" to attend once again to the recurrent quagmire that is the Middle East, President Barack Obama decided to cut out his visit to the Taj Mahal and leave India early to fly to Saudi Arabia--to pay his respects to the family of recently deceased King Abdullah and meet with new King Salman. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama joined Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his country's Republic Day Parade in New Delhi. Obama is the first U.S. President to be a guest of honor at the annual festivity.
In a new development in Lebanon, Hezbollah and its ally MP Michel Aoun decided to pay respect to Saudi Arabia over the death of King Abdullah who passed away on January 23 at the age of 90. A Hezbollah low level delegation offered the party’s condolences to Lebanon’s Saudi ambassador on Monday and the […]
Controversial Oscar-nominated 'Leviathan' polarises Russia as Kremlin pushes for patriotic flicks.
Very little is known about the megamouth shark, an extremely rare species of deepwater shark that was first discovered in 1976
Al Jazeera interviews Hugh de Kretser on the plight of asylum seekers facing detention or the dangers of return.
Former Wimbledon champion will take on either Djokovic for defending champion Wawrinka.
Castro made new demands during the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States summit in Costa Rica on Wednesday
A look at how advances and innovation in the world of technology and science are changing the lives of those downstream.
Pakistan fast-bowler has been allowed by the governing body to play domestic cricket before his ban ends in Sept.
Russian Sharapova is a five-time grand slam champion but has not beaten top-seed Serena since 2004.
Malaysia's civil aviation chief said the searchers pursued every credible lead and reviewed all available data to find MH370
Former SL captain scores a ton and breaks record for most dismissals by a keeper in ODIs as NZ lose by 34 runs.
Government ends the search for missing flight MH370 and declares the disappearance of the plane an "accident."
For Europe's separatists, September is fast becoming the month to vote for independence.
New government to host the head of the European Parliament as European Commission says cancelling debt is not an option.