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Sierra Leone mudslide survivors still living without homes | Al Jazeera English

Hundreds of people are still missing one year after a mudslide on the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital. The worst natural disaster in the nation's history killed more than 1,100 people. Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris repo...

Funerals held for children killed in school bus attack | Al Jazeera English

Funerals are being held for some of the 29 Yemeni schoolchildren killed in a Saudi-led coalition air raid on Thursday. The United Nations has called for a credible and transparent investigation into their deaths, the r...

Saudi-Canada dispute: Students forced to return home | Al Jazeera English

Thousands of students from Saudi Arabia studying in Canada are being ordered by their government to return home. A Saudi student group issued a press release urging their leaders to keep them out of the political dispu...

Iran sanctions: Iraqi merchants fear unknown future | Al Jazeera English

The Central Bank of Iraq has prohibited all Iraqi banks from conducting business with Iran in US dollars. Iraq shares a 1,500km border with Iran; goods and people cross daily. Iran is Iraq’s second-largest trading part...

Nigeria displaced return to ruin homes, fear violence | Al Jazeera English

Thousands of people displaced by the armed group Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria are returning home despite reports of new attacks. More than 30,000 left the relative safety of camps in Maiduguri to start rebuilding...

India: Monsoon floods, landslides kill dozens in Kerala state | Al Jazeera English

At least 37 people have died in the worst floods in 100 years in the southern Indian state of Kerala and more than 30,000 have been displaced. Days of torrential rain has caused dams to overflow and more than half the ...

India: Four million wait to find out reasons for losing citizenship | Al Jazeera English

In India, four million people are waiting to hear why they have been excluded from a draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) by the state government of Assam, which says they are illegal immigrants from Banglad...

Are US Sanctions Realigning Global Alliances? | Inside Story

Earlier this week the United States reimposed a wide range of sanctions on Iran following the Trump administration's decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear agreement. Washington called on other powers to join it bu...

US government proposal will weaken Endangered Species Act | Al Jazeera English

The Trump administration unveiled a proposal in July that would strip the Endangered Species Act of some of its provisions. Conservationists say this move would weaken a law enacted 45 years ago to keep plant and anima...

Giving Indonesia’s disabled children a chance | AJ Shorts

Many disabled children in Indonesia have a difficult time getting access to an education. One man is trying to change that, starting with his own neighbourhood. Bandung, Indonesia - Tatang was seven years old when a su...

Indigenous Filipino encourages empowerment through education | Al Jazeera English

Norman King is the first member of the Aeta tribe to earn a degree from the University of the Philippines. He has defied the odds and the challenges facing his community to achieve this and wants to inspire others to d...

Yemen’s al-Mahra strike: New restrictions on imported goods | Al Jazeerae English

Workers have gone on strike at al-Mahra border crossing between Yemen and Oman. They are protesting against new restrictions and tariffs, up to 100 percent, on imported goods. Seventy percent of imports to Yemen enter ...

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