qatar-gulf crisis: all the latest updates

the latest news after three gulf states and egypt cut ties with qatar and imposed a land, sea and air blockade.

2017-08-20 04:47:09  

us comedy icon jerry lewis dies at 91

tributes pour in as famed american comedian passes away of natural causes at his home in las vegas.

2017-08-20 04:13:34  

india's bihar state reels under unprecedented flooding

death toll rises above 250 as eastern indian state faces its worst flooding in decades, affecting 13 million people.

2017-08-20 04:01:51  

sierra leone: death toll from landslide nears 500

government calls for 10,000 people to evacuate as more than 600 remain missing after devastating landslides.

2017-08-20 03:57:14  

is the saudi-led coalition failing in yemen?

confidential un report sheds light on the coalition's more than two-year-long military campaign against houthi fighters.

2017-08-20 02:29:19  

pakistan: teenager detained over blasphemy

eighteen-year-old christian faces possibility of being put to death after being accused of burning pages of the quran.

2017-08-20 01:15:05  

a total eclipse of the states

americans are gearing up for a coast-to-coast total eclipse that can be seen within driving range of 200 million people.

2017-08-20 11:17:03  

total solar eclipse 2017: when and where to see it

can you get to see this rare event, without risking cloud cover?

2017-08-20 11:13:53  

when is the next solar eclipse in your country?

a look at the upcoming major solar eclipses around the world.

2017-08-20 11:03:50  

berlin police arrest 35 neo-nazis at rudolf hess rally

more than 500 white supremacists turned out to mark the death of rudolf hess, a nazi leader they believe was killed.

2017-08-20 10:58:40  

newsgrid - al jazeera's interactive news hour

live every day at 15:00 gmt, our interactive news bulletin gives you the opportunity to engage with our team directly.

2017-08-20 10:33:58  

thousands protest jailing of umbrella movement leaders

demonstrators rally in support of the three pro-democracy activists who were jailed for their role in 2014 protests.

2017-08-20 10:21:43  

grace mugabe granted immunity after leaving s africa

zimbabwean president's wife was accused of attacking a model with an electric cable in a hotel in johannesburg.

2017-08-20 09:48:11  

hassan al-thawadi: world cup a tool to fight terrorism

the secretary-general of the qatar 2022 supreme committee on the fallout of the gcc crisis and his world cup vision.

2017-08-20 09:48:03  

post-isil iraq: decoding muqtada al-sadr's gulf visits

by reaching out to saudi arabia and the uae, the shia leader is attempting to counterbalance iran's influence in iraq.

2017-08-20 09:02:58  

saudi twitter users urged to expose qatar sympathisers

saudi official saoud al-qahtani says the kingdom will 'follow' everyone reported via the social media site.

2017-08-20 08:44:42  

mapped: the battle against isil

in the past year and a half, isil's territory has been shrinking steadily.

2017-08-20 08:24:43  

marcellus williams faces execution despite new evidence

marcellus williams is due to be executed on tuesday despite new dna evidence supporting his claim to innocence.

2017-08-20 08:09:42  

the 2017 angola elections

after 38 years, angola will soon get a new president, but what is the electoral process?

2017-08-20 07:35:52  

uk: palestine activists face prison over elbit protest

five face up to six months each in jail after protest outside factory owned by subsidiary of israeli drone maker elbit.

2017-08-20 07:29:59  

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