Sacha Baron Cohen as the Dictator. President Al Sissy not in Picture. Cairo, 3rd June 2014: Egypt witnessed one of the lowest turnouts in an election where Mr. Abdul Fattah Al Sissy ran almost unchallenged and (unsurprisingly) won 96% of the total votes cast. The low turnout, despite an additional day of voting came as a shock to Al Sissy, who had hoped for a better...

Cairo 04th May 2014: The trial against three Al Jazeera journalists was again postponed by an Egyptian court on World Press Freedom Day. Mohamed Fahmy,...

Cairo 01st April 2014: Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy, and Baher Mohamed, three Al Jazeera English journalists, who have been jailed in Egypt for nearly...

Riyadh 11th March 2014: The Saudi Arabian authorities will close down Qatari network Al-Jazeera soon, London-based daily Al-Hayat reported yesterday. According...

L-R: English bureau chief Mohamed Fahmy, award-winning Nairobi-based correspondent Peter Greste, and Cairo-based producer Baher Mohamed.  Doha 31 December...

Doha 31st December 201:  Four Al Jazeera English journalists based in Cairo were detained by Egyptian security forces on Sunday night. Award-winning...

Doha 1st November 2013: Al Jazeera Centre for Studies is to launch a new book on Darfur crisis on the sidelines of a two day international conference...

Doha 31st October 2013: Eutelsat Communications and Es’hailSat announce that their jointly owned EUTELSAT 25B/Es’hail 1 satellite went into commercial...

Doha 14th September 2013:  Georgetown University Qatar (GU-Q) produced the outcome of a research conducted on the topic mass media and Muslims at Education...

Cairo 04th September 2013 : Egypt’s military-led authorities shut down four television channels yesterday that have been accused of circulating...

Doha 04th September 2013 : Qatar acquired its independence from the United Kingdom on 3rd September 1971. September 3rd used to be celebrated as a national...

London 02nd September 2013 : Sir David Frost, the journalist and broadcaster has died of heart attack on a cruise ship. He was at the age of 74.   He...

  The American Intelligence Service – National Security Agency’s activities have caused a global uproar yet again after internal documents...

Washington 31st August 2013 : Al Jazeera America, the new TV channel which is the sister channel of Al Jazeera arabia launched last week. Most of the...

Doha 16th July 2013 : AL JAZEERA Sport, the global sports broadcaster, on Monday announced that ithas concluded an agreement with leading international...