World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 19, 2014
You can't see shells falling, guns pointed or identify the bad guys: for many journalists the invisible threat of Ebola is more unnerving than covering a war.
World | Associated Press | Thursday October 16, 2014
A Myanmar court has sentenced a media owner, publisher and three journalists to two years in prison in the latest ruling to raise concerns about press freedoms in the country emerging from military rule.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 10, 2014
Liberia said on Friday it was banning journalists from Ebola clinics, defying media rights campaigners who have warned panicked African governments against "muzzling" reporters in response to the crisis.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 10, 2014
Indian-American food justice activist Navina Khanna is one of the five winners of the prestigious James Beard Foundation Leadership awards for 2014, considered North America's highest honour for food and beverage professionals.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday October 9, 2014
FIFA executive committee member Michel D'Hooghe D'Hooghe, the world governing body's chief medical officer, told journalists at a conference in London that the Parmigiani watch,?controversially gifted to him by the Brazilian Football Confederation (C...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday September 26, 2014
After terming the Japanese national anthem as 'ugly', China's Sun Yang said his comment was misunderstood by the journalists during Asian Games in Incheon.
World | David E Sanger, The New York Times | Friday September 26, 2014
US intelligence agencies believe they have identified the Islamic State militant who appeared on two videos in which US journalists were beheaded, FBI Director James B. Comey said Thursday, but he declined to name the man while agents from the United...
World | Associated Press | Friday September 26, 2014
The US believes it has identified the British-accented masked man in the videos depicting the beheadings of two American journalists and a British aid worker, the FBI director says.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Western journalists James Foley and John Cantlie converted to Islam while being held hostage in Syria, a Belgian newspaper quoted a jihadist suspect as saying on Wednesday, adding that the pair may have been forced to do so.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels were battling around the airport near the insurgent stronghold of Donetsk on Tuesday, sending flames and clouds of black smoke into the sky, AFP journalists said.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday September 20, 2014
Jibril Al Rajoub, head of the?Palestinian Olympic Committee said that 37 sports officials and journalists had died in the beleaguered Gaza strip during the conflict between Israel and Hamas. He added that the nation's participation at the Asian Games...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 18, 2014
A team of BBC journalists were attacked in southern Russia while researching a story about soldiers "being killed at the Ukraine border," the company said on Thursday after lodging a protest with Russian authorities.
World | Associated Press | Thursday September 18, 2014
Editors and reporters meeting in Chicago raised concerns on Wednesday about what they described as a lack of access and transparency undermining journalists' work, several blaming the current White House for setting standards for secrecy that are spr...
India | Reported by Nidhi Razdan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Away from political churnings over by-poll results, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today interacted with Chinese journalists ahead of President Xi Jinping's visit and used a new way of summing up ties - "Inch (India and China)" towards "Miles" or Mille...
World | Reuters | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Britain ruled out a mission by special forces to rescue a Briton whose life was threatened in the latest execution video released by Islamic State militants.
World | Associated Press | Monday September 15, 2014
British aid worker David Haines has been beheaded - like two American journalists before him - and the Islamic State group is threatening to kill a fourth captive.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 14, 2014
The Islamic State jihadist group claimed Saturday it beheaded British aid worker David Haines, in what would be the third such execution in recent weeks, after two US journalists were shown murdered.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday September 10, 2014
Three months into his term as Chief Minister of India's youngest state Telangana, K Chandrasekhar Rao is at loggerheads with journalists, who have accused him of trying to "gag the press." Mr Rao has threatened to "bury" two TV channels for "insulti...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 10, 2014
"Behind The Door: The Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp Story" by South African journalists Mandy Wiener and Barry Bateman explores the characters involved, relates courtroom interactions and unpacks the forensic and circumstantial evidence.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 8, 2014
A new regulator for Britain's press started work on Monday following a scandal over journalists hacking the phones of celebrities and crime victims, but was immediately dismissed as a "sham" by campaigners.