A girl displaced by Boko Haram rests at a camp for internally displaced people in Yola [Afolabi Sotunde/Reuters]

Nigeria: 400,000 children at risk of famine

After army advance against Boko Haram in the north, many people found on brink of starvation amid humanitarian crises. by Al Jazeera Fati Adamu has not seen three of her six children nor her husband since Boko Haram fighters attacked her hometown in … [Read More...]

Residents work on fixing a house in the town of Darat Izza, province of Aleppo on Sunday [Reuters]

Aleppo: Up to 20,000 flee as government advances

France calls for emergency UN Security Council session as battles rage for control of Syria's second city. by Al Jazeera Up to 20,000 people have fled eastern Aleppo over the past 72 hours as Syrian government forces continued to advance in the … [Read More...]



BJP wins local bodies polls in Gujarat

Ahmedabad: In a boost to BJP after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation move, the party has captured two municipalities and one taluka panchayat in local bodies polls, the results of which were declared today. In the ongoing vote counting, BJP is … [Read More...]


Bengaluru ATM cash heist: Van driver arrested

Bengaluru: The van driver of a logistics agency, who had allegedly fled with Rs 1.37 crore cash collected from banks here, was today apprehended, police said. This comes a day after the driver's wife was arrested. "The driver, Dominic Roy, who had fled with … [Read More...]

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