Tag Archives: Journalism

  • EU urges China to ensure freedom of speech after BBC journalist leaves country

    The European Union on Friday called on China to ensure freedom of speech and the press after a British Broadcasting Corporation journalist in China relocated to Taiwan saying he had suffered threats and obstruction. ...

  • Republic TV founder Arnab Goswami arrested in suicide case

    Indian police on Wednesday said they arrested a firebrand television news anchor and charged him with abetment to suicide in connection with the 2018 deaths of an interior designer and the designer’s mother. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Losing Corona warriors: Indian media’s way

    The populous country of India has lost nearly 50 working journalists to Covid-19 complications till date, whereas the worldwide media Corona casualties have risen to nearly 450. ...

  • China paid Indian journalist to write malicious stories about Dalai Lama

    Chinese agents paid Delhi based freelance journalist Rajeev Sharma to write and share information about India's border strategy and army's deployment, defence procurement, and the Dalai Lama. ...

  • Thousands protest in Pakistan over reprinting of Mohammad cartoons in France

    Tens of thousands of people protested across Pakistan on Friday against French magazine Charlie Hebdo's reprinting of cartoons mocking the Prophet Mohammad, chanting "Death to France" and calling for boycotts of French products. ...

  • Hong Kong police raid pro-democracy newspaper, arrests owner

    Hong Kong pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai was arrested Monday and led in handcuffs through his newspaper office as police raided the building, part of a sweeping crackdown on dissent since China imposed a security law on the city. ...

  • China to retaliate if US forces out Chinese journalists

    China will take retaliatory measures if all Chinese journalists based in the United States are forced to leave the country, including targeting US journalists in Hong Kong, Global Times Editor in Chief Hu Xijin said on Tuesday. ...

  • India arrests dozens of journalists in clampdown on critics of Covid-19 response

    Facing a continued surge in Covid-19 cases, the Indian government is clamping down on media coverage critical of its handling of the pandemic. More than 50 journalists have been arrested or had police complaints registered against them. ...

  • China expels journalists from three US newspapers

    China on Wednesday expelled American journalists at The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal in the Communist government's most severe move against foreign media in recent memory. ...

  • China biggest jailer of journalists, as press dangers persist: watchdog

    At least 250 journalists are jailed around the world, with the largest number held in China, amid a growing crackdown by authoritarian regimes on independent media, a press watchdog group said Wednesday. ...