Al Jazeera Blogs


Al Jazeera English returns to the streets of Somalia's capital five years after launching its news channel from the war-torn, famine-ridden country to find that the situation has not improved.

Last Modified: 15 Nov 2011 12:53

The fast dwindling numbers of lions in Africa has been attributed to conflict between man and beast, but a new conservation effort is making a difference.

Last Modified: 21 Oct 2011 07:19

Getting up close and personal to a mountain gorilla is a pretty humbling experience. You get so near you're actually in range of their body odour, a pungent, sickly sweet smell of old sweat.

Last Modified: 7 Oct 2011 11:53

The upcoming conclusion of presidential elections in October 2011 without a resort to violence will be a huge milestone towards achieving a lasting peace.

Last Modified: 6 Oct 2011 20:12

The impact of the drawn out conflict on ordinary people in Sirte was brought into sharp focus for us last night when a mother had to give birth on the frontline.

Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 12:48