Tag: journalists

Social networks under intense surveillance in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Threats, arrests, blocked accounts and restricted posts -- Big Brother is watching more closely than ever in Pakistan as…

Unesco welcomes Myanmar’s release of two Reuters reporters

Rome: The United Nations's cultural organisation on Tuesday hailed the news that prize-winning Reuters investigative journalists Kyaw Soe Oo and…

Jailed Reuters journalists freed in Myanmar

Yangon: Two Reuters journalists, who were imprisoned for their reporting of a massacre carried out by Myanmar's military forces against…

Armed group ‘detains’ two Libyan journalists

Tripoli: Two Libyan journalists covering clashes near Tripoli for a private TV channel have been detained by a group loyal…

Journalists responsible for protecting Hyderabadi civilization, says Zahid Ali Khan

Hyderabad: While releasing the book, "Shaher mein kya nahin tha", Mr. Zahid Ali Khan, Editor of Siasat Urdu Daily told…

Complaint against journalists opposing Citizenship Bill, MHA refutes report

NEW DELHI: The Union Home Ministry on Friday said that it had not asked the Assam government to take any…

Attacks against journalists by supporters of PM Modi increased: Report

The 2019 World Press Freedom Index compiled by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) shows that India has slipped down two spots.…

Indian journalists, writers thank Imran Khan for releasing Abhinandan; here’s what they tweet

The whole India is celebrating the return of IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthmaan, after being captured by the Pakistan Army.…

Journalists who report truth are sued, harassed: scribes

The founding editor of The Wire, Siddharth Varadarajan claimed that criminal defamation is being openly misused by big business houses…

Receiving abusive, offensive messages on WhatsApp? Here’s what you can do now!

New Delhi: Offensive, threatening messages on WhatsApp? Fret Not as now you can file a complaint with the Department of…

For offering help to Kashmiris, these journalists are trolled, abused, threatened

New Delhi: After they offered to help Kashmiris who were being harassed in some parts of the country in the…

Afghanistan: Two Journalists gunned down at Radio station

Kabul: Two Journalist were gunned down after unidentified gunmen stormed radio Station in northeast Afghanistan sources reported. The two journalists…

Police officer, three journalists held for extortion

Noida: A police officer and three journalists were arrested here on Tuesday midnight for extorting money from a call centre…

Digital news outlets Buzzfeed, Verizon lay off over 1,000 journalists

San Francisco: Throwing a serious question on the future of digital journalism, two big media outlets -- Buzzfeed and Verizon…

Kashmir: Senior journos from AFP, Reuters barred from covering R-Day

SRINAGAR: The security wing of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday allegedly barred several senior journalists from covering the main Republic…

Myanmar Court rejects appeal of Reuters journalists

Naypyidaw: The Myanmar High Court on Friday rejected the appeal of two Reuters journalists challenging the seven-year prison sentence handed…

Bangladesh journalists attacked ahead of poll

Dhaka: At least 10 journalists were injured as ruling party activists allegedly attacked a motel in a central Bangladesh town…

Newly-appointed Chhattisgarh DGP says no rights violations, journalists and activists must be encouraged

The Director-General of Police of Chhattisgarh D M Awasthi after taking the charge said that “there would no human rights…

Pakistan’s men in uniform ‘lording’ over Pakistani media organisations

London: Ever since cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan assumed office as Pakistan's Prime Minister in August, Pakistan Army is leaving no stone…

Killings of journalists in reprisal for work doubled in 2018: Report

New York: The number of journalists killed on duty rose in 2018 and the number murdered in reprisal for their…