Imran Khan

Imran Khan is a roving correspondent based out of Doha, covering the Middle East and South Asia.

Middle East

Tunisia: Protests erupt after fruit seller sets himself on fire

Riot police in Tunisia confronted protesters who took to the streets after a fruit seller set himself on fire when police stopped him from working.

Middle East

Emirates airline profits down 82.5% on last year

The Dubai-based airline Emirates has reported a drop in profits of 82.5 percent. It says fierce competition, the threat of terror attacks, Brexit and US travel restrictions are behind its first fall in profits for five years.

Middle East

Iran presidential hopefuls face off in second election debate

The six candidates vying to be the next president of Iran faced off on Friday in a second election debate. Iranians are set to head to the polls in just under two weeks. Al Jazeera’s Imran Khan explains.

Middle East

Palestine Music Expo aims for international attention

The Palestinian music scene is small, and mostly centred around the city of Ramallah. But a group of young Palestinians want to change that, and bring their sounds to the attention of an international audience.

Middle East

Israeli scrap cars sold illegally in West Bank

Palestinian police estimate that there are around 80,000 illegal vehicles in the occupied West Bank that should be in Israel's scrapyards.

Middle East

Israel accused of blocking aid workers from entering Gaza

Israel is stopping aid workers entering or leaving Gaza, Human Rights Watch said. The group is calling on Israel to give Palestinian and foreign human rights workers access to Gaza.


Palestine: Political rivalry results in refugee camp violence

The Palestinian Authority is trying to clear gunmen linked to its political rivals from the largest refugee camp in the West Bank. Raids by both the PA and Israeli forces have sparked gun battles in recent weeks.

Middle East

Israel approves new settlement, violates international law

Israel has approved an entirely new settlement deep in the occupied West Bank. This move has drawn condemnation from the UN and Palestinians who say it violates international law. Al Jazeera’s Imran Khan reports from the occupied West Bank.

Middle East

Israeli factories damaging Palestinian farms

Since the beginning of the year, some 60 new Israeli companies have moved into the occupied West Bank, according to local media reports. But Palestinians say that, as more factories open, the increased pollution destroys their farmland.

Middle East

Bethlehem residents feel 'buried alive in a big tomb'

The so-called "Walled Off" Hotel in Bethlehem claims to have the worst view in the world. Residents who live nearby say their lives are bleak.

Middle East

Palestinians divided over Banksy's 'Walled Off Hotel' artwork

The street artist Banksy is known for making political statements through his artwork. His latest project is a hotel in Bethlehem with a view of the wall that separates Israel from the occupied West Bank.

Middle East

High Court rules to restore residency of E Jerusalem Palestinian

In a precedent-setting ruling, Israel's High Court has ordered the Ministry of Interior to restore residency rights to a Palestinian man born in East Jerusalem.