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  • Hong Kong former leader sentenced to prison

    Hong Kong's former leader Donald Tsang has been jailed for 20 months for misconduct in public office. The 72-year-old failed to disclose his property dealings with a businessman, who was later awarded government licences to run radio stations.

    Hong Kong former leader sentenced to prison
    Hong Kong former leader sentenced to prison

    Hong Kong's former leader Donald Tsang has been jailed for 20 months for misconduct in public office. The 72-year-old failed to disclose his property dealings with a businessman, who was later awarded government licences to run radio stations.

    02:39Feb 22, 2017

  • Kim Jong-nam killing: Two North Koreans sought by police

    Malaysian police have identified two new people who they want to speak to about the death of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader. Both are North Korean. Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Kuala Lumpur.

    Kim Jong-nam killing: Two North Koreans sought by police
  • Antarctica expedition surveys volcanic islands

    A team of scientists travelling around Antarctica has carried out a helicopter survey of the Balleny Islands, south of New Zealand. These are volcanic, unwelcoming islands with no natural harbours or safe places to land.

    Antarctica expedition surveys volcanic islands
  • Cambodia rights activists investigated for violence

    Two human rights workers in Cambodia are being investigated for inciting violence during a rally last year. Rights organisations say it's another example of a deteriorating situation for people working to improve the lives of Cambodians.

    Cambodia rights activists investigated for violence
  • Are sanctions against North Korea working? – Inside Story

    The Chinese government has banned all imports of coal from North Korea.

    Are sanctions against North Korea working? – Inside Story
  • North Korea attacks probe over Kim Jong-nam's death

    Kim Jong-nam died last week. South Korea says he was murdered on the orders of Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader. But the North Koreans have a very different story. Al Jazeera's Karishma Vyas reports from Kuala Lumpur.

    North Korea attacks probe over Kim Jong-nam's death
  • Philippines: Ex-policeman accuses Duterte of ordering death squads' hits

    The Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte has been accused of funding the murder of criminals and opponents by a former police officer. Arturo Lascanas says Duterte paid him to be a member of a death squad.

    Philippines: Ex-policeman accuses Duterte of ordering death squads' hits
    Philippines: Ex-policeman accuses Duterte of ordering death squads' hits

    The Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte has been accused of funding the murder of criminals and opponents by a former police officer. Arturo Lascanas says Duterte paid him to be a member of a death squad.

    02:35Feb 20, 2017

  • High radiation levels discovered at Japan's Fukushima

    Unexpectedly high levels of radiation have been found inside one of the damaged reactors at the Fukushima nuclear power station. The plant was destroyed in the earthquake and tsunami that ravaged Japan's east coast in March 2011.

    High radiation levels discovered at Japan's Fukushima
  • Al Jazeera reports from Macau on Kim Jong-nam's 'hideout'

    Al Jazeera's Divya Gopalan reports from Macau on why the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un used the autonomous Chinese region as a hideout.

    Al Jazeera reports from Macau on Kim Jong-nam's 'hideout'
  • Kim Jong-nam killing: Four more suspects wanted by Malaysian police

    Police in Malaysia say they are seeking four North Korean men they believe were involved in the death of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korea’s reclusive leader, Kim Jong-un.

    Kim Jong-nam killing: Four more suspects wanted by Malaysian police
  • Myanmar pushes for Rohingya citizenship

    The Myanmar government is renewing its push to give residency cards and official citizenship to ethnic Muslim-minority Rohingya.

    Myanmar pushes for Rohingya citizenship
  • South Korea: Rival rallies held over President Park scandal

    South Koreans have held two opposing rallies for and against impeached president Park Geun-hye. Pressure is mounting on Park to resign after the arrest of Samsung heir JY Lee.

    South Korea: Rival rallies held over President Park scandal