Malaysia launches plan to transform Kuala Lumpur
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Malaysia launches plan to transform Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia has launched an ambitious project to transform its capital into one of the most…

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Documentaries not to be missed on Al Jazeera
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Documentaries not to be missed on Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera English had many interesting and varied programmes on the channel this past week.…

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Nepal quake victims at risk of human trafficking
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Nepal quake victims at risk of human trafficking

In Nepal, there are growing concerns that victims of the recent earthquake have become the…

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Bangladesh lynching trial begins
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Bangladesh lynching trial begins

Thirteen people are on trial accused of murdering a teenage boy in rural Bangladesh. Internet…

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Colombia creates bike-friendly city
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Colombia creates bike-friendly city

Medellin was once known as one of the most dangerous cities in the world where…

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Comics flock to Scotland for world’s largest art festival
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Comics flock to Scotland for world’s largest art festival

Edinburgh hosts the world’s largest art festival, and comedy shows are a big part of…

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Iran-UK reopen embassies after four-year closure
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Iran-UK reopen embassies after four-year closure

For the first time in four years, Britain and Iran have reopened embassies in each…

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China stocks in meltdown as Asian markets spooked
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China stocks in meltdown as Asian markets spooked

Chinese shares plummeted more than eight percent within an hour of trade on Monday in…

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Protester dies during demonstrations in Beirut
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Protester dies during demonstrations in Beirut

The Lebanese army has been deployed to confront growing anti-government protests in the capital Beirut.…

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ISIL destroys ancient temple in Syria’s Palmyra
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ISIL destroys ancient temple in Syria’s Palmyra

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has blown up a 2,000-year-old…

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