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Hostages freed and suspect arrested, ending standoff in Paris

The French interior minister Gerard Collomb said on Tuesday evening that a suspect was arrested and his hostages were freed, some four hours after holing up in a building in central Paris. The man took two people hostage...

US president says Pyongyang no longer poses a nuclear threat

Donald Trump says the DPRK no longer poses a nuclear threat. The American president has now arrived back in the US after Tuesday's historic summit in Singapore. In a tweet, Trump said his meeting with Kim Jong Un was an ...

Guatemala volcano: Thousands left homeless after eruption | Al Jazeera English

More than 4,000 people remain homeless in Guatemala, after last week's eruption of Mount Fuego. Most of the victims are living in temporary shelters. The government says it will provide housing, but there may be a long w...

World’s largest video games expo launched in US | Al Jazeera English

The world’s biggest video game expo has begun in the United States, with fans flocking to Los Angeles to try out the latest trends. Gaming remains the world’s most popular form of entertainment, with an expected industry...

Israeli officials call for snipers to target Gaza’s kite flyers | Al Jazeera English

Palestinians have been attaching oil-soaked rags to kites and flying them over the Gaza border fence to start fires in Israeli territory. So far, no Israelis have been hurt by the fires, but they have caused $2.5m in dam...

Monsoon rains threaten Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh | Al Jazeera English

Monsoon rains have arrived in southern Bangladesh, home to nearly one million Rohingya refugees from Myanmar. Preparations began in February to protect them from flooding and landslides ahead of the annual rainy season. ...

Will the Singapore summit be the beginning of a new era? | Inside Story

Donald Trump has become the first US president to meet and shake hands with a North Korean leader. After months of speculation and threats, the two men met on Singapore's Sentosa island. They held a 40 minute meeting, fo...

Morocco launches fifth bid to host World Cup | Al Jazeera English

Morocco is making its fifth bid to host the World Cup. The government has big plans to invest $16bn in infrastructure and preparations if they win the bid. Football fever in the country has never been higher, and all eye...

First person: North Korean defector ‘anxious’ about Trump-Kim summit| Al Jazeera English

South Koreans hope the historic summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will pave the way for people to reunite with their family and friends in the North. Hundreds defect from North ...

Chinese official dismisses US remarks on South China Sea militarisation

A Chinese senior military official has rejected criticism made by US Secretary of Defence James Mattis that China is militarising the South China Sea. Speaking at the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on Saturday, Mattis ...

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