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New Zealand: Polluted Paradise

Monday, 28 August 2017, 8:38 am | Al Jazeera

New Zealand’s sparkling and abundant rivers and lakes are fundamental to its image as a land of outstanding natural beauty – key features of a supposedly clean, green environment brand that attracts visitors from around the world. More >>

Hans Blix tells 'UpFront' he’s “doubtful” ISIL would exist

Saturday, 30 January 2016, 3:00 pm | Al Jazeera

Hans Blix tells 'UpFront' he’s “doubtful” ISIL would exist without the US-led Iraqi invasion More >>

Al Jazeera wins prestigious Red Dot award for design

Sunday, 8 November 2015, 10:48 am | Al Jazeera

Doha – 7/11/2015: The “Hear the Human Story” marketing campaign for Al Jazeera English has been awarded with a Red Dot “Best of the Best” prize in communication design. A Red Dot is internationally recognized as a symbol for design excellence, ... More >>

Convicted Al Jazeera Journalists Call for Sisi Action

Wednesday, 30 September 2015, 8:45 am | Al Jazeera

NEW YORK – A group of Al Jazeera journalists and employees convicted in absentia by Egypt’s courts announced today that they are in the process of formally requesting that President Sisi intervene in their cases. More >>

Al Jazeera condemns Egypt verdict

Sunday, 30 August 2015, 10:52 am | Al Jazeera

Following today’s retrial verdict in Cairo, Al Jazeera Media Network’s Acting Director General Dr Mostefa Souag said: More >>

Ahmed Mansour’s statements upon his release in Germany

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 8:00 am | Al Jazeera

Doha - 23/6/2015: Upon his release by German authorities in Berlin, Al Jazeera Arabic’s journalist, Ahmed Mansour, said: More >>

Al Jazeera welcomes Mansour extradition rejection

Tuesday, 23 June 2015, 7:49 am | Al Jazeera

Doha – 22/06/2015: Reacting to Germany’s rejection of Egypt’s extradition request against journalist Ahmed Mansour, Al Jazeera’s acting director general Mostefa Souag said: More >>

Germany urged to release Al Jazeera journalist

Sunday, 21 June 2015, 11:04 am | Al Jazeera

Doha – 20/06/2015: Reacting to the news that Al Jazeera Arabic journalist Ahmed Mansour has been arrested in Germany under an Interpol notice at the behest of Egypt, the network's Acting Director General Mostefa Souag said: More >>

Australian Government Won't Talk About Smuggler-Bribing

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 10:04 pm | Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera gets exclusive access to film banknotes alleged to be given by Australian officials to people smugglers More >>

vVctims of alleged secret Denmark-Lebanon intelligence

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 9:55 pm | Al Jazeera

• Victims allege Lebanese officials carried out torture on the behest of the Danish Security and Intelligence Service More >>

Al Jazeera English crowned 'Outstanding Digital Team'

Sunday, 14 June 2015, 11:31 am | Al Jazeera

- Palestine Remix project wins outstanding digital team and best technical innovation - Al Jazeera wins best photography award for “Portrait of a yogi” More >>

Al Jazeera journalist sentenced in absentia speaks out

Wednesday, 3 June 2015, 10:49 pm | Al Jazeera

• Egyptian Alaa Bayoumi, one of six Al Jazeera journalists sentenced in absentia by Egyptian courts is speaking for the first time after a 17 month ordeal • Bayoumi says he hopes "world will not forget that six more Al Jazeera journalists continue ... More >>

Al Jazeera rejects accusations against Ayman Gaballah

Wednesday, 3 June 2015, 4:25 pm | Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera completely rejects all accusations against Gaballah, which is a continuation of Egypt’s targeting Al Jazeera and its journalists. More >>

Omar Khadr tells Al Jazeera his Guantanamo story

Friday, 29 May 2015, 8:46 pm | Al Jazeera

Omar Khadr, the former Guantanamo detainee in his first full-length interview since being released from a Canadian prison says “I don’t wish people to love me. I don’t wish people to hate me. I just wish for people to just give me a chance.” More >>

Al Jazeera scoops major PR award

Saturday, 23 May 2015, 12:37 pm | Al Jazeera

The campaign to secure the release of Peter Greste, Baher Mohamed, Mohamed Fahmy and Abdullah Elshamy has won a major PR Award. The SABRE Awards EMEA, organized by leading PR publication The Holmes Report, gave the #FreeAJStaff campaign a Gold Award ... More >>

Al Jazeera Café opens to the public

Saturday, 23 May 2015, 12:23 pm | Al Jazeera

The public can explore the worlds of journalism, news, current affairs and documentaries at Al Jazeera’s first cafe. More >>

Nigerian Al Jazeera journalists released by military

Monday, 6 April 2015, 10:07 am | Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera has confirmed that its two journalists held by the Nigerian military since 24th March have been released. More >>

Court action taken to free Al Jazeera’s Nigerian journalists

Friday, 3 April 2015, 10:05 am | Al Jazeera

Legal action has been taken to declare the Nigerian military’s detention of two Al Jazeera journalists as “illegal and unconstitutional”. More >>

One week mark for detained Al Jazeera journalists in Nigeria

Thursday, 2 April 2015, 2:16 pm | Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera has once again urged the Nigerian authorities to release their detained journalists in Maiduguri who have now been detained for a week without any explanation. More >>

Al Jazeera condemns attack on Sanaa bureau

Saturday, 28 March 2015, 11:44 am | Al Jazeera

Doha, 27/03/2015: Al Jazeera Media Network condemned the invasion of Houthi rebels on its bureau in the Yemeni capital. Armed Houthis stormed the bureau in Sanaa as guards reported that the rebels destroyed security cameras, smashed the entrance ... More >>