Middle East

In Pictures: The Moroccan fisherwomen

Fisherwomen in Moroccan coastal villages are breaking through boundaries to enter the male-dominated world of fishing.

In Pictures: The Moroccan fisherwomen

AJ Impact

IMF wants Mideast sovereign wealth funds to boost local economies

MENA oil exporters may see a 4.2 percent real GDP contraction in 2020, says the International Monetary Fund.

IMF wants Mideast sovereign wealth funds to boost local economies

Morocco

Morocco sentences activist for criticising 'judiciary'

Human rights groups have decried increasing use of penal code in trying free speech cases.

Morocco sentences activist for criticising 'judiciary'

Opinion

The toxic fallout of the 'deal of the century'

Kushner and Netanyahu's 'with us or against the US' campaign breeds anti-Americanism and anti-Semitism.

Marwan Bishara

by Marwan Bishara

Marwan Bishara

Middle East

Fifteen on trial for stealing Moroccan king's watches, jewellery

Alleged ringleader, who worked as cleaning woman at the palace, reportedly confessed to stealing 36 luxury watches.

Fifteen on trial for stealing Moroccan king's watches, jewellery

Morocco

Gang on trial over theft of Moroccan king's jewellery

A woman who worked at the palace is alleged to be the group's ringleader.

Gang on trial over theft of Moroccan king's jewellery

Al Jazeera World

Arabs Abroad: The Paralympian and the Bone Maker

The Moroccan Paralympic marathon medallist and the pioneering Jordanian designer of 3D bone implants.

Human Rights

Morocco rights activists warn over free speech after arrests

Leading human rights activists warn of assault on freedom of expression following the arrest of journalists, artists.

Morocco rights activists warn over free speech after arrests

Africa

Africa makes a scene: Best contemporary art fairs of 2020

From South Africa to Morocco, fairs including new and established creatives are drawing art lovers and buyers alike.

Africa makes a scene: Best contemporary art fairs of 2020

Morocco

Moroccan YouTuber sentenced to prison, journalist detained

Free speech advocates say the move reflects growing pressure against those who use social networks to express anger.

Moroccan YouTuber sentenced to prison, journalist detained

Al Jazeera World

Double Exile: Inside a Verona Prison

The story of three men and a woman from North Africa whose dreams of a new life in Italy ended behind bars.

Spain

Eight people die at sea in 24 hours while trying to reach Spain

Spanish police find victim off southern coast after Moroccan vessel retrieves seven bodies from Mediterranean Sea.

Eight people die at sea in 24 hours while trying to reach Spain

Morocco

Morocco: Rapper gets one-year jail for insulting police

Defence lawyer says 31-year-old artist was prosecuted because of a song he co-wrote about youth struggles.

Morocco: Rapper gets one-year jail for insulting police

Al Jazeera Selects

Performance: Favela ballet, Kathak and the Circus of My Sun

Rio's favela ballerinas, Karachi's Kathak dancers and Morocco's circus artists use performance to overcome adversity.

Middle East

Morocco lengthens jail term for dissident journalist

Taoufik Bouachrine was sentenced to jail last year on rape charges he says are politically motivated.

Morocco lengthens jail term for Taoufik Bouachrine on appeal