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Giles Trendle named acting MD Al Jazeera English

May 13, 2015 6:11 pm0 comments
Giles Trendle named acting MD Al Jazeera English

Al Jazeera Media Network has assigned the role of acting Managing Director at Al Jazeera English to Giles Trendle. The role was vacated by Al Anstey’s departure to lead Al Jazeera America. Giles will also continue in his current role as AJE’s director of programmes. Giles joined Al Jazeera in […]

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AL Jazeera expands distribution in India

March 31, 2015 4:26 pm0 comments

Al Jazeera English has signed a distribution agreement with Airtel Digital TV expanding its distribution network in India. The channel will be available on the Airtel Digital TV’s Channel No. 321. With this partnership, Al Jazeera English will now be accessible on all major Direct to Home platforms such as […]

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Al Jazeera’s brand campaign magnetizes campaigners

November 3, 2014 4:38 pm0 comments
Al Jazeera’s brand campaign magnetizes campaigners

Al Jazeera English has made virtue of putting real people on its billboards and television commercials rather than its own star presenters and correspondents. The channel’s new brand campaign is its largest marketing push to-date, and the slogan “Hear the Human Story” was unveiled at its global launch in South […]

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Al Jazeera explores modern day obsessions

October 31, 2014 5:21 pm0 comments
Al Jazeera explores modern day obsessions

The award-winning Correspondent series returns to Al Jazeera English on Thursday 6 November at 2000GMT (4pm Toronto, 8pm London, 11pm Nairobi), bringing a diverse range of stories from across the globe, from the perspective of the network’s journalists. Travelling from India to America and from Bosnia to Doha, Al Jazeera’s […]

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Al Jazeera exposes India’s baby-making industry

July 28, 2014 2:32 am0 comments
Al  Jazeera exposes India’s baby-making industry

The birth business is thriving in India. Childless couples from around the world are flocking to the country, pinning their hopes on the poor young Indian women willing to bear other people’s babies. Al Jazeera English unveils India’s booming baby-making industry in a special episode of 101 East, a weekly […]

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Al Jazeera English returns with ‘Football Rebels’

June 11, 2014 5:33 pm0 comments
Al Jazeera English returns with ‘Football Rebels’

With World Cup fever about to start in earnest, Al Jazeera English brings Football Rebels, presented and narrated by the former Manchester United star Eric Cantona, shining a spotlight on some of the more unusual stories of football heroes. Football Rebels, is a five-part documentary that sheds light on five […]

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Al Jazeera to air documentary series ‘Indian Hospital Revisited’

March 13, 2014 7:28 pm0 comments
Al Jazeera to air documentary series ‘Indian Hospital Revisited’

Al Jazeera English will premiere its first interactive documentary series ‘Indian Hospital Revisited’ on March 13 & 20, 2014. The two-part series will focus on the transformation of key characters from the original ‘Indian Hospital’ series, and bring stories of new characters to light. Accompanying this, the episodes will feature […]

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Martine Dennis joins Al Jazeera English

March 7, 2014 5:23 pm0 comments
Martine Dennis joins Al Jazeera English

International broadcaster Martine Dennis has joined Al Jazeera English as a news presenter. The former BBC and SKY journalist started her broadcasting career as a graduate trainee at LBC/IRN in London in 1983. In 1985 she joined BBC World Service Radio at the United Nations. In 1989, Martine became a […]

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