Publication: Al Jazeera

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Yemen rebels raid army commander's house

Houthi rebels in Yemen have raided the houses of a powerful military commander and his allies in the capital Sanaa.The raid on the home of Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar, an adviser on defence and security affairs for the president, came a day after the signing ... [Published Al Jazeera - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 50 mins ago - 1 reports

Hong Kong students on strike for democracy

Thousands of students in Hong Kong have converged on a university campus to demand greater democracy as they started a week-long boycott of classes.They are protesting against Beijing's decision toStudents from more than 20 universities and colleges gathered ... [Published Al Jazeera - 3 hours ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Indonesia's new leader vows to bring change

The new president of Indonesia has yet to be inaugurated, but Joko Widodo has already announced new government policies, including cuts to fuel subsidies that are expected to provoke public protests.Jokowi, as he is widely known, told Al Jazeera that ... [Published Al Jazeera - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Tiny Fiji key contributor to UN missions

Earlier this month, 45 UN peacekeepers were released after being kidnapped and held for two weeks in Syria.The troops, all from Fiji, were captured on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights by the al-Qaeda-affiliated group Nusra Front.Al Jazeera's Andrew ... [Published Al Jazeera - 1 hour ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Romania opens trial over communist-era crimes

A trial that some have dubbed the "Romanian Nuremberg" is set to open in Bucharest, with the head of a brutal communist-era labour camp, known as the "prison of silence", charged with crimes against humanity.Alexandru Visinescu, 88, will face the court ... [Published Al Jazeera - 6 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Kenya's Westgate survivors one year on

began like any other day in Kenya's capital Nairobi. It was a Saturday, and Ben Mulwa, a community organiser and politician, planned to meet two friends for lunch. They met around 11am at the Pony Plaza, and a couple of hours later they got into Mulwa's ... [Published Al Jazeera - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Western sanctions hit Russia's economy

Russia's currency, the rouble, is trading at an all-time low versus the dollar as concerns grow over the impact of sanctions on the country's economy.The US and Europe introduced fresh sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine over a week a ... [Published Al Jazeera - 4 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

An ideological pendulum in the Arab world

A few days ago, I was asked: "Do you believe, in view of all that has happened, that Bashar al-Assad should go or stay?" My answer was not as straightforward as it used to be, but then again neither is the question."I've always believed Assad should go, ... [Published Al Jazeera - 8 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Sierra Leone claims Ebola curfew success

Sierra Leone has ended a three-day curfew to stem the world's worst Ebola epidemic, with authorities claiming a "huge success" in identifying new infections and locating scores of bodies.The curfew ended at midnight on Sunday and was the most extreme ... [Published Al Jazeera - 12 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Global rallies urge action on climate change

Hundreds of thousands of people have rallied across the globe in an international day of action on climate change, with the purported largest mobilisation of its kind in New York City.More than 500,000 people took part in 2,500 marchesThe pressure group ... [Published Al Jazeera - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Ghana's economic woes

Ghana is one of the most stable nations in Africa and thanks to cocoa, gold, and then the discovery of oil, the country was on course to become one of the fastest growing economies in the world.And then it all went wrong and it had to turn to the International ... [Published Al Jazeera - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 2 reports

Has Yemen's uprising unravelled?

As with other uprisings during the so-called Arab Spring, protests in Yemen began over shared injustices - a grassroots reaction to poverty, unemployment and corruption.Personal differences were set aside as sights were set on deposing long-time leader ... [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 20 2014]

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"The deal calls for immediate ceasefire. It means that all hostilities must cease. It also means that all the armed groups, that are now in the city taking over government buildings, must leave" said Benomar
Mulwa, too, is still coming to terms with what happened. "I think about it a lot - every time a new incident of terrorism occurs. It was a very traumatising experience."
"We demand the government responds to our call to endorse civil nominations" said Alex Chow, leader of the Hong Kong Federation of Students, one of the organisers of the boycott who also called on Hong Kong to "reject fake el...
"This trial is particularly important, because for the first time an instrument of communist terror will face justice" said Radu Preda, head of the Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and Memory of the Romanian Exile (IICCMRE)

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Indonesia's new leader vows to bring change [Published Al Jazeera - 1 hour ago]
Tiny Fiji key contributor to UN missions [Published Al Jazeera - 1 hour ago]
Yemen rebels raid army commander's house [Published Al Jazeera - 2 hours ago]
Kenya's Westgate survivors one year on [Published Al Jazeera - 3 hours ago]
Hong Kong students on strike for democracy [Published Al Jazeera - 3 hours ago]
Western sanctions hit Russia's economy [Published Al Jazeera - 4 hours ago]
Romania opens trial over communist-era crimes [Published Al Jazeera - 6 hours ago]
An ideological pendulum in the Arab world [Published Al Jazeera - 8 hours ago]
Sierra Leone claims Ebola curfew success [Published Al Jazeera - 12 hours ago]
Global rallies urge action on climate change [Published Al Jazeera - 14 hours ago]
Will Afghanistan's power sharing deal work? [Published Al Jazeera - 18 hours ago]
Profile: Ashraf Ghani [Published Al Jazeera - 21 hours ago]
Alibaba: Open sesame [Published Al Jazeera - 23 hours ago]
Ghana's economic woes [Published Al Jazeera - 23 hours ago]
One year on: Kenya's Westgate mall attack [Published Al Jazeera - 23 hours ago]
The Slum [Published Al Jazeera - 23 hours ago]
Westgate: Kenyan guards on the frontline [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 21 2014]
Yemen violence casts doubt on deal signing [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 21 2014]
Deadly blast outside Egypt's foreign ministry [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 21 2014]
New York readies for huge climate-change march [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 21 2014]
Kenya terror pain lingers a year on [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 21 2014]
Man with knife breaks into White House [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 21 2014]
Fiji coup leader declares election victory [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 21 2014]
Ebola burial team attacked in Sierra Leone [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 21 2014]
Hezbollah checkpoint hit by suicide attack [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 20 2014]
Has Yemen's uprising unravelled? [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 20 2014]
Ukraine clashes continue despite truce [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 20 2014]
UN: Yemen's warring sides reach agreement [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 20 2014]
The re-United Kingdom [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 20 2014]
Afghan presidential rivals reach unity deal [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 20 2014]
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