Faras Ghani

Faras Ghani

Faras Ghani is a deputy online editor at Al Jazeera English. He is also author of the book 'Champions, again'.

North Korea

Trump-Kim summit: North Koreans pessimistic about 'gimmick' talks

US, North Korean leaders to meet for second round of talks in February but there is not much hope among North Koreans.

Trump-Kim summit: North Koreans pessimistic about 'gimmick' talks

Pakistan

A cafe giving hope to women in Pakistan's Lyari

In the heart of Karachi's southern neighbourhood of Lyari, a cafe has given birth to, and shelters, dreams of many women of the area.

A cafe giving hope to women in Pakistan's Lyari

Qatar 2022

Qatar remains 'committed' to labour reforms after Amnesty report

Football World Cup 2022 hosts vow to tackle ongoing labour abuse after Amnesty report warned it was running out of time.

Qatar remains 'committed' to labour reforms after Amnesty report

Tennis

Naomi Osaka: When Japan woke up to a new queen

The 21-year-old becomes tennis's new world number one after winning the Australian Open, her second Grand Slam.

Naomi Osaka: When Japan woke up to a new queen

Football

Will guest appearances by Kaka, Figo revive football in Pakistan?

Retired footballers to play two exhibition matches with other former players in a cricket-mad country later this year.

Will guest appearances by Kaka, Figo revive football in Pakistan?

Human Rights

Morocco's migrants treatment under spotlight after UN conference

The North African country hosted this week a major intergovernmental conference on migration.

Morocco's migrants treatment under spotlight after UN conference

Philippines

Duterte's war on drugs to become 'killing field' if goes on: CHR

Philippines' Commission on Human Rights urges government to follow 'due process' with suspects instead of shooting them.

Duterte's war on drugs to become 'killing field' if goes on: CHR

Migrants

The kindergarten giving hope to refugees in Morocco

Run by Yemeni refugees, the school has given hope to migrants and refugees in Morocco, a country fighting unemployment.

The kindergarten giving hope to refugees in Morocco

Migrants

MSF: More migrants at risk of dying without Aquarius

Medical NGO's chief Joanne Liu says 'dishonest smearing and obstructive campaign' sabotaged Aquarius' operations.

MSF: More migrants at risk of dying without Aquarius

Migrants

UN members adopt global migration pact

Leaders from 164 countries agree UN migration accord spurned by the United States and several other countries.

UN members adopt global migration pact

Migrants

Can a two-day conference solve the world's migration issues?

The UN is urging member nations to reach an agreement in Morocco on a framework for global migration issues.

Can a two-day conference solve the world's migration issues?

Business & Economy

The designer keeping embroidery tradition alive in Morocco

Fadila el Gadi has opened a school that teaches underprivileged children in Morocco the 'dying art' of embroidery.

The designer keeping embroidery tradition alive in Morocco