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Egypt summons UK ambassador over criticism of Al Jazeera trial
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Egypt summons UK ambassador over criticism of Al Jazeera trial

Sunday, 30 August 2015 2:33 PM

The case has stoked an international outcry and raised questions over Egypt's stated commitment to democracy

Focus: The Amal Clooney Cairo courtroom circus
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Focus: The Amal Clooney Cairo courtroom circus

Sunday, 30 August 2015 1:06 PM

Would you have paid as much attention to the story of three Al Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt if one of their lawyer’s had not been married to a Hollywood actor?

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In pics: Amal Clooney in Cairo

Sunday, 30 August 2015 12:16 PM

The court sentenced three Al-Jazeera journalists to three years in prison in a shock ruling in the capital Cairo on August 29, 2015, following global demands for their acquittal. A human rights lawyer representing Canadian Mohamed Fahmy, Amal Clooney was present at the trial.

US 'deeply disappointed' by Egyptian court sentence against Al Jazeera journalists
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US 'deeply disappointed' by Egyptian court sentence against Al Jazeera journalists

Sunday, 30 August 2015 9:49 AM

Journalists were sentenced to three years in prison for operating without a press license and broadcasting material harmful to Egypt

Egyptian court sentences 3 Al Jazeera journalists to prison
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Egyptian court sentences 3 Al Jazeera journalists to prison

Saturday, 29 August 2015 5:30 PM

Journalists working for Qatar-based TV network handed jail terms for broadcasting material harmful to Egypt

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Doha Film Institute inks deal to co-finance The Idol movie
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Doha Film Institute inks deal to co-finance The Idol movie

Saturday, 15 August 2015 1:07 AM

Film that premieres in Toronto next month tells story of Gazan wedding singer who won Arab Idol in 2013

Retrial verdict for Al Jazeera journalists in Cairo adjourned
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Retrial verdict for Al Jazeera journalists in Cairo adjourned

Thursday, 30 July 2015 1:40 PM

Qatar-based TV network says it is 'extremely angry' that the verdict has been delayed again

Al Jazeera cuts dozens of jobs
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Al Jazeera cuts dozens of jobs

Thursday, 30 July 2015 12:19 PM

Staff have been notified by email of the job losses following a surprise restructuring

Qatar's beIN wins 2018-2024 Olympic Games broadcast rights
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Qatar's beIN wins 2018-2024 Olympic Games broadcast rights

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 2:02 PM

Rights cost broadcaster a reported $150m as the International Olympic Committee hands out contracts

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Qatar-backed Miramax said to explore sale deal
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Qatar-backed Miramax said to explore sale deal

Monday, 20 July 2015 1:55 PM

Hollywood studio part owned by the Qatar Investment Authority has reportedly already held talks with potential buyer

Facebook case 'would never happen in Qatar', says ex-justice minister
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Facebook case 'would never happen in Qatar', says ex-justice minister

Thursday, 16 July 2015 5:08 PM

Australian expat Jodi Magi was deported from UAE this week for a picture and comments she posted on her Facebook page

Al Jazeera sports arm acquires Turkey's Digiturk
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Al Jazeera sports arm acquires Turkey's Digiturk

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 1:50 PM

BeIN Media Group says it has completed deal to buy Turkish satellite network

Ruling in Egypt trial of Jazeera journalists set for July 30
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Ruling in Egypt trial of Jazeera journalists set for July 30

Monday, 29 June 2015 4:45 PM

Date set for ruling in the retrial of two Al Jazeera television journalists previously sentenced to seven to 10 years in prison

Al Jazeera TV says German authorities have released journalist
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Al Jazeera TV says German authorities have released journalist

Monday, 22 June 2015 5:47 PM

Germany's public prosecutor has decided to release Ahmed Mansour without charges

Al Jazeera says its journalist to remain in German custody
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Al Jazeera says its journalist to remain in German custody

Monday, 22 June 2015 10:19 AM

Case likely to re-focus attention on press freedom


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