Media

Al Jazeera wins four Webby awards

Network's AJ Short film, virtual reality unit Contrast, and AJ+ online series In Real Life among the 2019 winners.

Al Jazeera wins four Webby awards

Media

Al Jazeera wins record prize haul at New York awards festival

Qatar-based media network wins 49 prizes for various news, programmes, digital and creative content.

Al Jazeera wins record prize haul at New York awards festival

Australia

Australian PM denounces foreign vote meddling after NRA report

Scott Morrison says laws were made to 'criminalise taking foreign political donations' to prevent lobbyists' influence.

Pakistan

Al Jazeera reporter Asad Hashim wins AFP's Kate Webb Prize

Hashim won the prize for his coverage of the plight of ethnic Pashtuns and blasphemy issues in his native Pakistan.

Al Jazeera reporter Asad Hashim wins AFP's Kate Webb Prize

Sudan

Al Jazeera's Witness wins prestigious award for Sudan documentary

Sudan's Forgotten Films follows the journey of two men as they attempt to rescue the African nation's film archive.

Al Jazeera's Witness wins prestigious award for Sudan documentary

United States

NSA broke into secure network of Al Jazeera and others: report

The NSA intelligence agency spied on Al Jazeera in 2006, when George Bush criticised the network for its reporting.

NSA broke into secure network of Al Jazeera and others: report

Journalism under fire

Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein spends 600th day in Egyptian prison

Hussein has been jailed in Cairo without charge since December 2016 after returning from Qatar to visit his family.

Press Freedom

Demand Press Freedom: Al Jazeera launches new campaign

Network to host events and international forums to highlight the conditions of journalists arrested across the world.

Demand Press Freedom: Al Jazeera launches new campaign

Press Freedom

Al Jazeera renews call demanding press freedom

New campaign comes year after three Gulf countries and Egypt attempted to close network as part of anti-Qatar blockade.

Al Jazeera renews call demanding press freedom

Cricket

Al Jazeera defends cricket match-fixing film after ICC criticism

World's cricket body said Doha-based network should have shared evidence before broadcasting investigative documentary.

Al Jazeera defends cricket match-fixing film after ICC criticism

Exclusive

Powerful lobby group advises citizens to spy on Muslims

Internal document obtained by Al Jazeera reveals strategy of infiltrating US university courses and monitoring mosques.

Reporter's Notebook

Why have you jailed my friend Mahmoud Hussein?

Long-time friend and colleague of Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein writes a letter to the jailed journalist and his jailer.

A letter to Egypt: Why have you jailed my friend Mahmoud Hussein?

FGM

Al Jazeera wins Peabody for film on FGM

Journalist Fatma Naib explored the painful practice of female genital mutilation that affects about 200 million women.

Al Jazeera wins Peabody for film on FGM

Media

Al Jazeera wins Broadcaster of the Year award at NYF

Qatar-based network receives 40 prizes in total, including NYF's Broadcaster of the Year for a second year in a row.

Al Jazeera wins New York Festivals' Broadcaster of the Year award

Press Freedom

Al Jazeera lauded for 'media pluralism on global scale'

Press-freedom defender criticises US politicians' campaign to get Doha-based media network to register as foreign agent.

RSF lauds Al Jazeera, decries 'foreign agent' calls