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  1. Fighting between Afghan forces, Taliban intensifies: Live news

    Fighting between Afghan forces, Taliban intensifies: Live news

    Three provinces in southern and western Afghanistan facing ‘critical’ security situations, the Afghan army says.

  2. Afghanistan: Ghani blames ‘abrupt’ US exit for worsening security

    Afghanistan: Ghani blames ‘abrupt’ US exit for worsening security

    Afghan president blames country’s deteriorating security situation on US deciding to withdraw troops by August 31.

  3. Kandahar airport hit by rocket fire as Afghanistan fighting rages

    Kandahar airport hit by rocket fire as Afghanistan fighting rages

    Government forces are fighting Taliban assaults on major cities, including in Herat, Lashkar Gah and Kandahar.

  4. Afghanistan’s Herat under pressure amid ongoing Taliban assault

    Afghanistan’s Herat under pressure amid ongoing Taliban assault

    Battle for western city comes as Taliban also tries to inch closer to the southern cities of Kandahar and Lashkar Gah.

  5. Can Iran’s new President Raisi fix a deeply troubled economy?

    Can Iran’s new President Raisi fix a deeply troubled economy?

    Iran’s economy has been crippled by US sanctions and decades-long structural issues.

  6. Tokyo Olympics | Today's latest from Al Jazeera

    Tokyo Olympics | Today's latest from Al Jazeera

  7. Nigerian doctors strike over pay, inadequate facilities

    Nigerian doctors strike over pay, inadequate facilities

    Doctors union says the strike is indefinite and there will be no exemptions for treating coronavirus cases.

  8. ‘Best moment of Tokyo 2020’: Reaction to shared Olympics gold

    ‘Best moment of Tokyo 2020’: Reaction to shared Olympics gold

    Social media reaction to scenes in Tokyo when Qatar’s Barshim and Italy’s Tamberi decided to share gold.

  9. How two friends decided to share Olympic gold in Tokyo

    How two friends decided to share Olympic gold in Tokyo

    Tamberi, Barshim shared a gold in a competition settled not by clearing the top height but through a subtle nod.

  10. India’s Sindhu awaits ice cream with Modi after 2nd Olympic medal

    India’s Sindhu awaits ice cream with Modi after 2nd Olympic medal

    Badminton ace PV Sindhu becomes the country’s first woman to win two individual Olympic medals.