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CPJ demands release of Apple Daily editorial...

CPJ demands release of Apple Daily editorial...

East Asia

Thu, Jun 24 2021

Hong Kong police detained five executives of the newspaper last week

CPJ demands withdrawal of complaint...

Uttar Pradesh police asked not to harass...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 17 2021

The widely shared video depicts the torture of a Muslim man by a group of Hindu men

Media watchdogs: Pakistan journalist...

‘Pak journalist Zubair Mujahid murder...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 16 2021

He was murdered during the turbulent downfall of the regime of Pervez Musharraf in 2007

CPJ: Pakistan’s proposed media regulator...

CPJ: Pakistan’s proposed media regulator...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 10 2021

The PDMA is likely to make the media a propaganda branch of the government, CPJ warns Imran Khan

Biden won't let Justice Dept seize reporters'...

Biden won't let Justice Dept seize reporters'...

North America

Sat, May 22 2021

According to multiple reports, Trump administration used to secretly obtain the phone records of reporters...

Webinar: Basic rights are interlinked...

'Basic rights are interlinked with freedom...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 3 2021

Many basic rights, including the right to life, the right to privacy, freedom of practicing religion,...

Indian police clamp curbs on media coverage...

Indian police clamp curbs on media coverage...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 9 2021

Journalists said the new rules were meant to coerce them into not reporting

BBC reporter leaves China, says 'too...

BBC reporter leaves China, says 'too...

East Asia

Wed, Mar 31 2021

Chinese state media and officials have repeatedly attacked John Sudworth for his reporting on alleged...

Freedom of press questioned at trial...

Press freedom questioned at US journo's...

North America

Thu, Mar 11 2021

In 2020, at least 128 journalists were arrested and often were victims of violence while covering protests,...

Report: More countries taking repression...

Report: More countries taking repression...

World

Thu, Feb 4 2021

The report documents 608 cases of direct and physical ‘transnational repression’ by 31 countries...

Pushback as Trump appointee tries to...

Pushback as Trump appointee tries to...

North America

Wed, Oct 28 2020

The White House has criticized VOA in particular over its coverage of China's efforts to curb...

PEN Bangladesh to hold webinar on press...

PEN Bangladesh to hold webinar on press...

Event

Tue, Oct 20 2020

The webinar titled “Freedom of the Press amidst Coronavirus: Professional Guarantees for Journalists”...

Australia flies journalists out of China...

Australia flies journalists out of China...

East Asia

Tue, Sep 8 2020

China's foreign ministry said the questioning of the men was a normal enforcement of the law

7 ambassadors tweet on the importance...

Seven envoys tweet on freedom of...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, May 8 2020

It will not be a favourable situation if the voices of journalists are silenced, their tweets mentioned...

Coronavirus pandemic 'amplifies press...

Coronavirus pandemic 'amplifies press...

Coronavirus

Tue, Apr 21 2020

RSF said there was a "clear correlation" between suppression of media freedom in response to...

Indian media body asks govt to withdraw...

Indian media body asks govt to withdraw...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 11 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has previously been accused of undermining freedom of the...

'Freedom of Press - the fabric of healthy...

'Freedom of Press - the fabric of healthy...

World

Sun, Jun 2 2019

German President Steinmeier warns politicians not to fall into the trap of blaming technology for recent...

Hate in development

Hate in development

Towheed Feroze

Mon, May 6 2019

Is there a rift between the development sector and the media?

Solving the wrong problem

Solving the wrong problem

Opinion

Sat, Sep 29 2018

Mainstream media is not the enemy, and cracking down on journalists does a disservice to our...

Please let the press do its duty

Please let the press do its duty

Editorial

Tue, Aug 7 2018

The press cannot play this role if journalists are constantly under attack

An attack on freedom

An attack on freedom

Editorial

Sun, Aug 5 2018

There must be zero tolerance for those who commit physical violence, on journalists or otherwise