David Child

David Child

David Child is an Assistant Producer at Al Jazeera English Online, based in Doha. 

Football

More than a game: How politics and football interplay in Spain

Politics has influenced the identity of a number of Spanish football clubs, from Barcelona to Real to Athletic Bilbao.

More than a game: How politics and football interplay in Spain

Nauru

Pacific Island of Nauru scraps link to Australian appeal court

Nauru abolishes decades-old legal agreement with Australia, removing the Pacific island's highest court of appeal.

Pacific Island of Nauru scraps link to Australian appeal court

Football

The beautiful game: Rimla Akhtar on diversity in football

Football in the UK still contains biases against minority communities, Rimla Akhtar MBE tells Al Jazeera.

The beautiful game: Rimla Akhtar on diversity in football

Football

'An eternal relationship': Scotland's famous football rivalry

In Glasgow, Scotland, football and religion blend together to produce one of the world's fiercest sporting rivalries.

'An eternal relationship': Scotland's famous football rivalry

United Kingdom

UK spent $1.3m on security for world's biggest weapons fair

More than 100 protesters were arrested at the heavily-policed DSEI, which took place in September 2017 in London.

UK spent $1.3m on security for world's biggest weapons fair

Myanmar

Myanmar building military bases over Rohingya villages: Amnesty

Myanmar clearing Rohingya villages to make way for construction of military installations, rights group says.

Myanmar building military bases over Rohingya villages: Amnesty

Immigration

Why are women held at Yarl's Wood on hunger strike?

Immigrants and asylum seekers protest against indefinite detention in UK as activists and politicians raise concerns.

Why are women held at Yarl's Wood on hunger strike?

Canada

Canadians call for return of relative held in Ethiopia

Family and rights group demand release of a Canadian citizen imprisoned in Ethiopia for alleged 'terrorist crimes'.

Canadians call for return of relative held in Ethiopia

United States

World leaders abandoning human rights: Amnesty

Regressive policies and hateful rhetoric by Trump, Putin and Xi undermining rights globally, Amnesty International says.

World leaders abandoning human rights: Amnesty

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: What's next for MDC after Morgan Tsvangirai?

Zimbabwe's main opposition party has installed Nelson Chamisa as acting president following Morgan Tsvangirai's death.

Zimbabwe: What's next for MDC after Morgan Tsvangirai?

Science & Technology

From Kigali to Khartoum: Africa's drone revolution

From Kigali to Khartoum, we meet pioneers using drones to tackle some of Africa's current and future challenges.

From Kigali to Khartoum: Africa's drone revolution

Switzerland

What's World Economic Forum and why does Davos matter?

The 2018 World Economic Forum is to focus on the effect of globalisation, which critics say has widened inequality.

What's World Economic Forum and why does Davos matter?