World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 24, 2015
The Islamic State (IS) group killed seven people on Friday, including two journalists, in the Muqdadiyah area north of Baghdad, their employers and officials said.
India News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Thursday January 22, 2015
Reporters who were phoned by Sunanda Pushkar two days before she died will be questioned this week, said Delhi Police Chief BS Bassi. NDTV's Barkha Dutt is among them.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday January 22, 2015
Writers, authors, journalists and even former governor Gopal Krishna Gandhi came together to show solidarity for Tamil novelist Perumal Murugan who declared that he would stop writing after being hounded allegedly by right wing groups for what the...
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 20, 2015
The emails were reportedly among 70,000 gathered in less than 10 minutes in 2008 by GCHQ, UK's equivalent of the United States' NSA.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday January 20, 2015
Britain's GCHQ eavesdropping agency stored emails from journalists working for several large media organisations, according to documents released by former US spy agency contractor Edward Snowden, the Guardian newspaper reported.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday January 15, 2015
Canada's Foreign Minister said on Thursday that he had held "constructive and fruitful" talks with his Egyptian counterpart over three Al-Jazeera journalists, including one with dual citizenship, who have been detained in Egypt on terror charges for ...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 9, 2015
The Libyan branch of the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group today claimed to have killed two Tunisian journalists who went missing in September. It was not immediately possible to verify the claim.
World News | Dan Bilefsky and Maia De La Baume, The New York Times | Thursday January 8, 2015
Masked gunmen burst into the Paris offices of a French satirical newspaper Wednesday and killed 12 people, including top journalists and two police officers, before fleeing in a car. The gunmen were still at large at dusk, as an extensive police drag...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 7, 2015
British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney has disputed a story reporting how Egyptian officials warned her she risked arrest last year if she released a report in Cairo critical of the judiciary.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 3, 2015
British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney claimed in an interview published on Saturday that she was threatened with arrest in Egypt after identifying flaws in the judicial system that later contributed to the convictions of three Al-Jazeera journalis...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 3, 2015
Three Al-Jazeera journalists faced today the prospect of at least several more weeks in Egyptian prison, with two of them awaiting a decision on whether they can be deported, lawyers and relatives said.
World News | Reuters | Friday January 2, 2015
Two of three Al Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt have applied to be deported under a new law after the country's highest court ordered their retrial but did not free them as their families had hoped.
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 2, 2015
An Egyptian appeals court on Thursday ordered the retrial of three Al Jazeera English journalists held for over a year on terror-related charges.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 1, 2015
Egypt's top court began hearing an appeal Thursday by three jailed journalists of Al-Jazeera television as hopes for their release grew amid thawing relations between Cairo and Qatar, where it is based.
Thursday December 25, 2014
The online release comes a day after the studio reversed its previous decision not to show the movie after hackers stole internal documents and emails from Sony. The U.S. said North Korea was behind the hack. In "The Interview," Seth Rogen and James ...
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday December 23, 2014
At least 60 journalists around the world were killed in 2014 while on the job or because of their work, and 44 percent of them were targeted for murder, the Committee to Protect Journalists said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 23, 2014
The gruesome murders of foreign journalists by the Islamic State group contributed to 2014 being a particularly deadly year for international correspondents, an annual review by the Committee to Protect Journalists reported Tuesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 16, 2014
Attacks on journalists have grown more barbaric and kidnappings have soared, Reporters Without Borders said Tuesday, after a year when violence against the media took centre stage and 66 reporters were killed.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Greek journalists are on a 24-hour strike, pulling all newscasts off the air a day before a nationwide general strike against austerity measures.
World News | Reuters | Sunday November 23, 2014
The Philippines has barred entry to nine Hong Kong television and radio journalists, saying they heckled President Benigno Aquino during a meeting of the APEC grouping last year and presented a threat to public safety.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 22, 2014
The Philippines said on Saturday that it had banned certain foreign journalists from the country over an incident last year, when President Benigno Aquino was taunted by a group of Hong Kong reporters during a visit to Indonesia.
Agence France-Presse | Friday November 21, 2014
Uber has scrambled to allay fears that executives at the hot car-sharing startup are gunning for journalists and spying on riders.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday November 20, 2014
Thailand's military-installed prime minister, known for scolding journalists, is trying a new tack: patting their heads and tugging their ears.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday November 20, 2014
Called Detekt, the tool is designed for right activists and journalists but will be freely available to anybody who fears their computer is being used to monitor them.