Snap removes Al Jazeera in Saudi amid Qatar tensions

2017-09-18 10:29

Snap, owner of Snapchat, has removed Qatar-based news service Al Jazeera from its platform in Saudi Arabia amid an ongoing feud between the gulf states.

Israel seeks to ban Al Jazeera

2017-08-06 21:29

Israel's communications minister has said he wants to shut down pan-Arab broadcaster Al Jazeera in the country.

Steep list of demands to end Qatar crisis

2017-06-23 08:26

Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar have issued a steep list of demands to end the crisis.

Al Jazeera off the table in any Gulf crisis talks - FM

2017-06-13 12:58

Qatari media group will not be discussed in any negotiations: Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani.

Egypt blocks several news sites including Jazeera

2017-05-25 10:44

Egypt has blocked several media websites, including those belonging to the Qatari Al-Jazeera news channel and an opposition television station based in Turkey, a security official says. .

Egypt extends custody of Jazeera reporter for 15 days

2017-01-05 12:21

Egyptian prosecutors have extended the detention of an Al Jazeera journalist accused of incitement and fabricating news for another 15 days, officials say.

Egypt arrests Jazeera journalist

2016-12-25 07:08

Egypt has arrested a journalist with the Qatar-based Al-Jazeera broadcaster, police officials say, in the latest move against the network it accuses of supporting Islamist opposition.

Dramatic footage as landslide destroys homes in China

2016-07-18 16:30

Intense monsoon rains have caused widespread problems across southern and eastern China.

Egyptian court sentences 2 Al-Jazeera employees to death

2016-06-18 19:27

An Egyptian court has sentenced six people, including two Al-Jazeera employees, to death for allegedly leaking documents related to national security.

Malema's armed struggle threat unlikely to lead to treason trial

2016-05-02 18:15

Julius Malema's armed struggle threat is unlikely to lead to a successful treason prosecution says an expert.


Egypt blocks access to website of group supporting media

2017-08-18 06:02

Egypt has blocked internet access to the website of an international media watchdog that provides support for journalists and champions media freedoms.

Qatar rivals look to next move in Cairo talks

2017-07-05 19:03

Arab states that have cut ties with Qatar began talks in Egypt on Wednesday to discuss their next move in the Gulf diplomatic crisis, after Doha said their demands were impossible to meet.

S Sudan to lift ban on foreign journalists: media official

2017-06-22 21:04

South Sudan's media authority will lift a ban on around 20 foreign journalists who had been refused access to the country, a top media official says.

Al Jazeera under attack from hackers

2017-06-08 22:50

Doha-based news broadcaster Al Jazeera says it has suffered numerous massive cyber-attacks on its online platforms and social networks.

South Sudan 'suspends' Al Jazeera English: report

2017-05-03 21:00

South Sudan's government has banned Al Jazeera English staff from working in the country, press freedom organisation Reporters Without Borders says in a statement condemning the move.

Egypt detains Jazeera reporter over 'fake news'

2016-12-26 14:58

Egypt has ordered the detention for 15 days of an Al-Jazeera journalist accused of incitement and fabricating news, a prosecution official says.

Mahlobo mulls legal action over 'rhino poaching' documentary

2016-11-14 09:04

State Security Minister David Mahlobo is considering suing Al Jazeera and several publications over reports relating to his alleged link to a rhino poaching syndicate.

Al-Jazeera condemns Egypt death sentences

2016-06-19 11:37

Al-Jazeera has strongly condemned the death sentence for espionage against two of the network's journalists by an Egyptian court, in what human rights groups have dismissed as a politicised case and a sham trial.

SA 'deserves better than Zuma's sycophants' clowning around'

2016-06-07 08:08

President Jacob Zuma doesn’t really care whether any of his sycophants have enough talent to successfully flush a toilet, he’s only looking for blind loyalty and political protection, writes Max du Preez.

Al-Jazeera correspondent missing in Yemen

2016-01-21 18:30

The Qatar-based Al-Jazeera network says it has lost contact with one of its chief correspondents who they suspect has been kidnapped in the war-torn city of Taiz, central Yemen.

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