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The online battle for the truth
The online battle for the truth
False information is saturating political debate worldwide and undermining an already weak level of trust in the media and institutions, spreading...
The World Cup of press freedom
The World Cup of press freedom
President Vladimir Putin worked hard to bring the 2018 Fifa World Cup to Russia, but now that the spectacle is underway, his influence has...
Afghan media defiant after deadly day for journalists
Afghan media defiant after deadly day for journalists
Afghan journalists were shaken but defiant on Tuesday, vowing to continue reporting on the bloody conflict after the deadliest attack on the...
Nepal newspaper due in court for case slammed as press freedom attack
Nepal newspaper due in court for case slammed as press freedom attack
Nepal's largest newspaper is due in court Friday summoned by the country's chief justice for articles critical of him, in a case widely condemned...
Sudan papers go online for freedom from censors
Sudan papers go online for freedom from censors
Seated in his Khartoum office overlooking the Blue Nile, Sudanese journalist Adil al-Baz no longer fears a crackdown by security agents over his...
Algeria's independent press fears for its survival
Algeria's independent press fears for its survival
Stifled by the internet and 24-hour news channels as well as political pressures,...
Cameroon has lashed out at international thinktank over warning on anglophones
Cameroon has lashed out at international thinktank over warning on anglophones
Cameroon on Wednesday blasted the International Crisis Group (ICG) as an "agency of destabilisation" after the thinktank warned an armed insurgency...
66 journalists killed as attacks grow more barbaric
66 journalists killed as attacks grow more barbaric
The beheading of James Foley and Steven Sotloff highlighted the extreme danger journalists face in covering modern conflicts.
Mexico is no mentor for SA press, Mr President
Mexico is no mentor for SA press, Mr President
Addressing a group of visiting journalism students at Parliament on Tuesday, Zuma said South Africa could benefit from more "patriotic...
SA drops drastically on world press freedom index
SA drops drastically on world press freedom index
According to Reporters Without Borders, South Africa’s ranking has been steadily slipping as investigative journalism is threatened by the...
Number of journalists killed rising, says reporter group
Number of journalists killed rising, says reporter group
Sixty-six journalists were killed and more than 1 000 arrested worldwide this year -- many of them covering Arab revolutions, gang crime in...
Fears sparked by BlackBerry assistance in British riots
Fears sparked by BlackBerry assistance in British riots
A media watchdog voiced concern on Saturday at the cooperation between British authorities and the Canadian maker of BlackBerry smart phones to...

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