Barnaby Phillips

Barnaby Phillips

"Barnaby Phillips joined Al Jazeera in 2006 and was based in Athens for four years, from where he covered the Greek economic crisis, political upheavals in Turkey, and Kosovo's declaration of independence. While most of his reporting for Al Jazeera has been from Europe, Barnaby has also worked in India, the United States and the Middle East.

Prior to joining Al Jazeera, he spent 15 years with the BBC, reporting mainly from Africa. He lived in Mozambique, Angola, Nigeria and South Africa. Barnaby is currently working on his first book, based on his award-winning film ""Burma Boy"", which he produced for Al Jazeera."

Europe

UK targets a modern health scourge: loneliness

Minister appointed to help the vulnerable in a society where more than half of all over-75-year-olds live alone.

UK targets a modern health scourge: loneliness

Europe

Museum of London marks 100 years of women's suffrage

This week marks 100 years since women won the right to vote in the UK.

Museum of London marks 100 years of women's suffrage

United Kingdom

London mosque attacker convicted of murder

Darren Osborne, who wrote a hate-filled note then took a van to kill Muslims, has been convicted of murder for the Finsbury Park attack he executed.

London mosque attacker convicted of murder

United Kingdom

UK seeks to boost trade with China

Prime Minister Theresa May is going to China to boost trade, but will she be seen as a strong partner?

UK seeks to boost trade with China

Scotland

Scottish community fights for right to buy island on sale

Ulva, a remote Scottish island, is up for sale, and the government is deciding whether to give the local community the right to buy it, instead of it being sold on the open market.

Scottish community fights for right to buy island on sale

Scotland

Ownership battle heats up over Scottish island of Ulva

The community has only months to raise US$6m required to buy Ulva before private investors can make an offer.

Ownership battle heats up over Scottish island of Ulva

Europe

Report: Women groped at men-only charity gala in London

Financial Times investigation finds groping and sexual harassment at men-only charity event in London.

Report: Women groped at men-only charity gala in London

United Kingdom

UK's May to eliminate 'avoidable plastic waste' by 2042

Millions of tonnes of plastics enter the oceans every year, and some take hundreds of years to biodegrade.

UK's May to eliminate 'avoidable plastic waste' by 2042

Europe

Brexit countdown 2018: Weighing tough options

Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips examines many of the questions and dilemmas faced by British politicians that will be answered by the conclusion of Brexit negotiations this new year.

Brexit countdown 2018: Weighing tough options

Iraq

Mosul recovers five months after ISIL defeat

Signs of optimism return to the devastated Iraqi city of Mosul.

Mosul recovers five months after ISIL defeat

Europe

Ten predictions for 2018

From Putin to Saudi-Iran tensions to the royal wedding, here are 10 predictions for what the next 12 months will hold.

Ten predictions for 2018

Europe

Brexit: EU finalises first stage of talks

Theresa May left the US summit early with her job done, but EU remains divided on a number of other contentious issues.

Brexit: EU finalises first stage of talks