Al Jazeera Blogs


Trying to capture the al-Qaeda leader was like chasing a shadow as he faded into the vast Afghan landscape to evade detection.

Last Modified: 12 May 2011 08:37

In Abbottabad the atmosphere is one akin to a town in shock while in Islamabad, the neatly planned political capital, the atmosphere is one of political turmoil.

Last Modified: 10 May 2011 15:56

As a garrison town, everything in Abbotabad is very neat and prim, as I drive its streets, I can scarcely believe that this is where bin Laden met his fate.

Last Modified: 5 May 2011 17:31

The house where Osama Bin Laden was killed is a tourist attraction in the making.

Last Modified: 4 May 2011 19:45

Most Pakistanis care about what most people care about: food, shelter, energy, self respect. But what Pakistanis have got due to the events of 9/11 are war, political turmoil, energy shortages and discrimination.

Last Modified: 3 May 2011 03:49

Now Australia’s Federal government is demanding cigarettes are sold in ‘plain packaging’

Last Modified: 30 Apr 2011 04:14

"Anak" was newly-washed and freshly-dressed when we met him. His clothes -- clean, and not ill-fitting. Which wasn't usual by "street" standards.

Last Modified: 29 Apr 2011 06:13

Filipino migrants seeking refuge from poverty and civil strife in Malaysia have found life to be as tough on the other side of the water.

Last Modified: 28 Apr 2011 18:31