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Chamber official briefs journalists from Balkan states on Qatar’s success against blockade

Chamber official briefs journalists from Balkan states on Qatar’s success against blockade

Qatar Chamber hosted on Monday a meeting with a delegation of journalists and bloggers from the Balkan states, including Albania, Kosovo, and Greece ...

Head of Palestinian journalists among others injured by Israeli army attack

Head of Palestinian journalists among others injured by Israeli army attack

The head of the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate Nasser Abu Baker was hit by a teargas canister on Saturday when Israeli forces fired teargas at a nonviolent march ...

Palestinian journalists condemn Israeli targeting of journalists in Gaza Strip

Palestinian journalists condemn Israeli targeting of journalists in Gaza Strip

Palestinian journalists gathering in Turkey strongly condemned the continued targeting of journalists in the Gaza Strip, while they are exercising their role in covering events.

DCMF calls for ending crimes against journalists

DCMF calls for ending crimes against journalists

The Doha Centre for Media Freedom (DCMF) has stressed the need for ending crimes and atrocities against journalists and also to promote freedom of expression among people across the region.

Bangladesh government to discuss tough new media law with journalists

Bangladesh government to discuss tough new media law with journalists

Journalist groups in Bangladesh have cancelled planned protests against a new law they say cripples press freedom after the government offered talks instead.

Slain Afghan journalists remembered on World Press Freedom Day

Slain Afghan journalists remembered on World Press Freedom Day

Afghanistan's slain journalists were remembered on World Press Freedom Day Thursday, days after the deadliest attack on the country's media since the fall of the Taliban in 2001.

Kabul suicide attack deadliest day for Afghan journalists

Kabul suicide attack deadliest day for Afghan journalists

The bomber appeared to have deliberately targeted journalists, presenting a press card to police before joining the group standing near the first blast site.

Cambodian journalists charged with espionage denied bail

Cambodian journalists charged with espionage denied bail

A court in Cambodia on Thursday declined to grant bail to two journalists who have been charged with espionage for filing news reports to a US-funded radio station.

Myanmar court refuses to drop case against Reuters journalists

Myanmar court refuses to drop case against Reuters journalists

A Myanmar court on Wednesday rejected a motion to drop a case against two Reuters journalists arrested while investigating a massacre, even as seven soldiers were given lengthy sentences for their role in the killings.

India drops plan to punish journalists for 'fake news'

India drops plan to punish journalists for 'fake news'

The move followed an outcry by journalists and opposition politicians that the rules represented an attack on the freedom of the press and an effort by Modi's government to rein in free speech.

Duterte slammed for barring news site from his events

Duterte slammed for barring news site from his events

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's move to ban a critical news website from covering the presidential palace is a threat to press freedom, rights and media groups said on Wednesday.

Reporter named in Indian probe on database breach

Reporter named in Indian probe on database breach

The Unique Identification Authority of India said four people were named in its complaint to police in New Delhi to investigate the incident, including the reporter, and also her newspaper.