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Mumbrella
Daily Telegraph criticised by Press Council for inaccuracies in 'Green Moaners' articleNews Corp’s The Daily Telegraph has been condemned by The Press Council after i
Mumbrella / Posted 2 days ago
News Corp’s The Daily Telegraph has been condemned by The Press Council after it accused conservation organisation, BirdLife Australia, of using taxpayers’ money to disrupt “major projects and government policies and lawsuits.” BirdLife Australia... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Embattled Kentucky councilman denied federal medical leaveLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - An embattled Kentucky city councilman has been denied me
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - An embattled Kentucky city councilman has been denied medical leave. News outlets report Louisville Councilman Dan Johnson announced Aug. 10 he was taking a 90-day leave, hours after five colleagues began the process to remove... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Press Council Adjudication: BirdLife Australia | Daily Telegraph The Press Council has considered a comp
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
: BirdLife Australia | Daily Telegraph The Press Council has considered a complaint from BirdLife Australia about an article published in The Daily Telegraph on 6 December 2016, headed “ENVIRO-MENTAL STATE FUNDS FOR GREEN... Read more
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The Border Mail
Media organisations stand by GetUp! official's controversial press watchdog jobCarla McGrath a seat on the national press watchdog, despite a growing controve
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Carla McGrath a seat on the national press watchdog, despite a growing controversy around the appointment. The Australian Press Council, which adjudicates complaints about Australian media, is under fire for appointing Ms McGrath to the 26-member... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Literacy Aotearoa appoints H. Fancy and J. Cribb to Boardas a director, consultant and researcher. She is Chief Executive of the New Zea
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
as a director, consultant and researcher. She is Chief Executive of the New Zealand Book Council, a Board member of the Press Council, a Council member of VSA and Chair of the Board of Scots College. She was formerly Chief Executive of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA News Veteran Ed Linington Diesnationalist government about its increasingly repressive laws on publication an
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
nationalist government about its increasingly repressive laws on publication and helped draft a new constitution of the SA Press Council in 1980. After retiring from Sapa in 1992, he joined the Press Council as a conciliator and five years later... Read more
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Mumbrella
Complaint against The Northern Star upheld after political candidate claims it ruined his election chancesThe Australian Press Council has censured The Northern Star for failing to appr
Mumbrella / Posted 6 days ago
The Australian Press Council has censured The Northern Star for failing to approach an independent candidate of the Lismore City Council election for comment, after he was criticised in a letter to the editor from the deputy major of Lismore City... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SA news veteran Ed Linington diesnationalist government about its increasingly repressive laws on publication an
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
nationalist government about its increasingly repressive laws on publication and helped draft a new constitution of the SA Press Council in 1980. After retiring from Sapa in 1992, he joined the Press Council as a conciliator and five years later... Read more
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Rising Sun
Fake news, satire and the culture of fact-checkingstrengthen the self-regulatory and self-policing mechanisms in the media like t
Rising Sun / Posted 7 days ago
strengthen the self-regulatory and self-policing mechanisms in the media like the KBP Standards Authority and the Philippine Press Council (as well as promote them to the audiences and teach them how to maximize such mechanisms), truth shall prev... Read more
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asianage
RS TV CEO Gurdeep Singh Sappal resigns, Prasar Bharti CEO to take overPrasar Bharati on the recommendation of the three-member committee headed by th
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
Prasar Bharati on the recommendation of the three-member committee headed by the Vice-President and consisting of Chairman, Press Council of India and the President's nominee, that is, Secretary, Information and Broadcasting for a period of five... Read more
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New Kerala
Gurdeep Singh Sappal resigns as CEO, RS TV; Prasar Bharti CEO to take over - newkerala news #262693Prasar Bharati on the recommendation of the three-member committee headed by th
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Prasar Bharati on the recommendation of the three-member committee headed by the Vice-President and consisting of Chairman, Press Council of India and the President's nominee, that is, Secretary, Information and Broadcasting for a period of five... Read more
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BBC News
Can Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma succeed her ex-husband as South Africa's president?not a concern at all."Who is Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma? She reported the local Su
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
not a concern at all."Who is Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma? She reported the local Sunday Times newspaper to the independent press council after it quoted unnamed sources in January as saying that she was spending "a lot of time" at the president's... Read more
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EuroNews
Myanmar's Suu Kyi turns to state media amid fears for newly gained freedomsopposition leader Suu Kyi now run her picture on their front pages nearly every
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
opposition leader Suu Kyi now run her picture on their front pages nearly every day. Myint Kyaw, a member of the Myanmar Press Council, said Suu Kyi seems to favour state-run media, which he described as “still at the propaganda stage”. Suu Kyi... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar's Suu Kyi turns to state media amid fears for newly gained freedomsopposition leader Suu Kyi now run her picture on their front pages nearly every
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
opposition leader Suu Kyi now run her picture on their front pages nearly every day. Myint Kyaw, a member of the Myanmar Press Council, said Suu Kyi seems to favor state-run media, which he described as "still at the propaganda stage". Suu Kyi... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Myanmar's Suu Kyi turns to state media amid crackdownleader Ms Suu Kyi now run her picture on their front pages nearly every day. M
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
leader Ms Suu Kyi now run her picture on their front pages nearly every day. Myint Kyaw, a member of the Myanmar Press Council, said Ms Suu Kyi seems to favour state-run media, which he described as "still at the propaganda stage". Ms... Read more
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The Star
Myanmar's Suu Kyi turns to state media amid fears for newly gained freedomsopposition leader Suu Kyi now run her picture on their front pages nearly every
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
opposition leader Suu Kyi now run her picture on their front pages nearly every day. Myint Kyaw, a member of the Myanmar Press Council, said Suu Kyi seems to favour state-run media, which he described as "still at the propaganda stage". Suu Kyi... Read more
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The Age
Loaded language in the media: the risk of being politically correctLet me ask you - which do you think is a more apt description - "illegal immigr
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
Let me ask you - which do you think is a more apt description - "illegal immigrant" or "asylum seeker"? The Australian Press Council recommends journalists use the term "asylum seekers" in most circumstances. The Howard government liked to say... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Loaded language in the media: the risk of being politically correctLet me ask you - which do you think is a more apt description - "illegal immigr
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Let me ask you - which do you think is a more apt description - "illegal immigrant" or "asylum seeker"? The Australian Press Council recommends journalists use the term "asylum seekers" in most circumstances. The Howard government liked to say... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Press Council Head Slams ANC Plan for Media Appeals TribunalPress Council executive director Joe Thloloe has laid into the idea of a Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Press Council executive director Joe Thloloe has laid into the idea of a Media Appeals Tribunal, saying an eventual Constitutional Court battle will be a waste of taxpayers' money. Thloloe was addressing a thousand-strong crowd at a Daily Maverick... Read more
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Canberra Times
Coaches under pressure: After Des Hasler it's Michael Maguire's turn to feel the heatthe club. The Bulldogs say they are seeking legal advice but their only course
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
the club. The Bulldogs say they are seeking legal advice but their only course of action is to take the matter before the Press Council. Earlier this year, Arsenal fans called for a boycott of British tabloid The Sun after the paper focused on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Joe Thloloe: ANC call for media tribunal based on unsubstantiated claimsencouraging Andile Mngxitama’s BLF movement and others who harass journalists b
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
encouraging Andile Mngxitama’s BLF movement and others who harass journalists by its anti-democratic posturing. Press Council executive director and veteran journalist Joe Thloloe speaks at The Gathering: Media Edition at the Cape Town... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
ANC threatens media freedomand the anti-media rhetoric created by the ruling party is fueling violence aga
Daily Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
and the anti-media rhetoric created by the ruling party is fueling violence against journalists‚ the director in the Press Council Joe Thloloe said. The threat of a media appeals tribunal and the anti-media rhetoric created by the ruling... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Joe Thloloe slams ANC plan for Media Appeals TribunalPress Council executive director Joe Thloloe addresses a Daily Maverick media e
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
Press Council executive director Joe Thloloe addresses a Daily Maverick media event in Cape Town. (Paul Herman, News24) Cape Town - Press Council executive director Joe Thloloe has laid into the idea of a Media Appeals Tribunal, saying an eventual... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Coaches under pressure: After Des Hasler it's Michael Maguire's turn to feel the heatthe club. The Bulldogs say they are seeking legal advice but their only course
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the club. The Bulldogs say they are seeking legal advice but their only course of action is to take the matter before the Press Council. Earlier this year, Arsenal fans called for a boycott of British tabloid The Sun after the paper focused on... Read more
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The Age
Coaches under pressure: After Des Hasler it's Michael Maguire's turn to feel the heatthe club. The Bulldogs say they are seeking legal advice but their only course
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
the club. The Bulldogs say they are seeking legal advice but their only course of action is to take the matter before the Press Council. Earlier this year, Arsenal fans called for a boycott of British tabloid The Sun after the paper focused on... Read more
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Mumbrella
Newspaper prints letter to the editor – two years after its writer diedlater in October 2016. The incident came to light after the writer’s son, Scot
Mumbrella / Posted 17 days ago
later in October 2016. The incident came to light after the writer’s son, Scott Broadhead, complained to the Australian Press Council. The seemingly innocuous letter congratulated Port Stephens Council for building a cycle path and came with... Read more
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Business Standard India
Press Council rejects complaint against BS journalistIn an order dated June 21, it was held that “The Press Council on consideration
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
In an order dated June 21, it was held that “The Press Council on consideration of records of the case and report of the inquiry committee accepts reasons, findings and adopts the report of the committee and dismisses the complaint.” In March 2016,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Feltz and Winkleman could seek legal advice over Kevin Myers Sunday Times articlenot generally noted for their insistence on selling their talent for the lowest
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
not generally noted for their insistence on selling their talent for the lowest possible price". Sean Donlon, chair of the Press Council of Ireland, confirmed that the Office of the Press Ombudsman received 54 official complaints about the matter.... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish Press Council receives 35 complaints about controversial Kevin Myers article | Irish Examiner Monday, July 31, 2017 - 10:06 pm The Irish Press Council
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, July 31, 2017 - 10:06 pm The Irish Press Council has... Read more
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The Irish Times
Jewish Council in Ireland comes to defence of Kevin Myersto contact Mr Myers were unsuccessful. Meanwhile, as commentary raged over Mr
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
to contact Mr Myers were unsuccessful. Meanwhile, as commentary raged over Mr Myers’ comments and his sacking, the Press Council of Ireland was bracing itself for a large number of complaints over it. The council has so far received five... Read more
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Mashable
This sexist column is proof that misogyny is very much alive in the mediaa sub-editor to add headlines, organise pull quotes and if necessary cut to len
Mashable / Posted 20 days ago
a sub-editor to add headlines, organise pull quotes and if necessary cut to length," says Phillips. A spokesperson for the Press Council of Ireland said it's "impossible" at this stage to say whether the article contravened the principles of its... Read more
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The Irish Times
Kevin Myers comments on Jews an ‘anti-Semitic caricature’I’m surprised that any editor thought that his comments on Vanessa Feltz and Cl
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
I’m surprised that any editor thought that his comments on Vanessa Feltz and Claudia Winkleman were worth publishing.” Press Council chairman Seán Donlon said the Sunday Times had reacted in the correct way after concerns were raised. He said... Read more
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Herald.ie
Myers sacked by Sunday Times after 'anti-Semitic' column stormby people today who are utterly disgusted..." by the piece. The organisation h
Herald.ie / Posted 20 days ago
by people today who are utterly disgusted..." by the piece. The organisation has also lodged formal complaints with the Press Council of Ireland and the Office of Press Ombudsman as well as its UK counterpart, the Independent Press Standards... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
UK's Sunday Times deletes 'anti-Semitic' article after backlashincreasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
increasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was found to have caused offense by the Irish Press Council, who said it was full of "rhetorical extravagance and hyperbole," according to the Irish Times. That article... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
UK's Sunday Times deletes 'anti-Semitic' article after backlashincreasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 21 days ago
increasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was found to have caused offense by the Irish Press Council, who said it was full of "rhetorical extravagance and hyperbole," according to the Irish Times. That article... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
UK's Sunday Times deletes 'anti-Semitic' article after backlashincreasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 21 days ago
increasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was found to have caused offense by the Irish Press Council, who said it was full of "rhetorical extravagance and hyperbole," according to the Irish Times. That article... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
UK's Sunday Times deletes 'anti-Semitic' article after backlashincreasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 21 days ago
increasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was found to have caused offense by the Irish Press Council, who said it was full of "rhetorical extravagance and hyperbole," according to the Irish Times. That article... Read more
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News 8000
UK's Sunday Times deletes 'anti-Semitic' article after backlashincreasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was
News 8000 / Posted 21 days ago
increasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was found to have caused offense by the Irish Press Council, who said it was full of "rhetorical extravagance and hyperbole," according to the Irish Times. That article... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
UK's Sunday Times deletes 'anti-Semitic' article after backlashincreasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was
KTXS Abilene / Posted 21 days ago
increasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was found to have caused offense by the Irish Press Council, who said it was full of "rhetorical extravagance and hyperbole," according to the Irish Times. That article... Read more
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KECI Missoula
UK's Sunday Times deletes 'anti-Semitic' article after backlashincreasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was
KECI Missoula / Posted 21 days ago
increasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was found to have caused offense by the Irish Press Council, who said it was full of "rhetorical extravagance and hyperbole," according to the Irish Times. That article... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
UK's Sunday Times deletes 'anti-Semitic' article after backlashincreasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 21 days ago
increasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was found to have caused offense by the Irish Press Council, who said it was full of "rhetorical extravagance and hyperbole," according to the Irish Times. That article... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
UK's Sunday Times deletes 'anti-Semitic' article after backlashincreasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 21 days ago
increasing its population. The article, published by the Irish Independent, was found to have caused offense by the Irish Press Council, who said it was full of "rhetorical extravagance and hyperbole," according to the Irish Times. That article... Read more
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Mumbrella
Article about teenager's 'horrible' death 'inaccurate', Press Council findsThe Press Council has censured Lismore publication, The Northern Star, for an a
Mumbrella / Posted 23 days ago
The Press Council has censured Lismore publication, The Northern Star, for an article graphically describing the death of a 15-year-old girl. Published on 18 August 2016, the article titled ‘The mysterious and ‘horrible’ death of Sabrina Bremer’,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sources are ambigous: Govt on RWB's press freedom indexa poor ranking, citing threats to the media as one of the reasons for it, Rajya
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
a poor ranking, citing threats to the media as one of the reasons for it, Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday. "The Press Council of India (PCI) in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has taken note of the report of the RWB and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India calls report as ambiguous which ranks country 136 in global media freedom indexwas “random”. The Paris-based body ranked 180 countries according to the level
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 25 days ago
was “random”. The Paris-based body ranked 180 countries according to the level of freedom available to journalists. “The Press Council of India and the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting have taken note of the report of Reporters Without... Read more
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dna
Govt rejects Reporters Without Borders' free media indexwas informed today. India ranked 136 out of 180 countries in RWB's World Press
dna / Posted 25 days ago
was informed today. India ranked 136 out of 180 countries in RWB's World Press Freedom Index, released recently. "The Press Council of India in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has taken note of the report of the RWB and found out... Read more
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The Star
India’s legislator privileges imperil the pressdeemed to be necessary for the free and independent functioning of Parliament.”
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
deemed to be necessary for the free and independent functioning of Parliament.” The Second Press Commission, the Press Council of India, the Indian Newspaper Society and the Editors’ Guild of India have at various times sought... Read more
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New Kerala
National NewsMedia Council, Canadian Press join forces in groundbreaking partnership - newkerala news #256827body dealing with issues of journalistic standards and ethics. The NNC is the s
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
body dealing with issues of journalistic standards and ethics. The NNC is the successor organization to the former Ontario Press Council, Manitoba Press Council, BC Press Council and Atlantic Press Council. It has over 800 members representing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Revisiting the Rusatira Affairto defend the suspect. One journalist defending Iyamuremye slandered several E
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
to defend the suspect. One journalist defending Iyamuremye slandered several ETO survivors in an article that the Dutch press council later reprimanded as being "untrue and biased". Meanwhile, academics, religious groups and politicians... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Incorrect reportage ‘alienating’ people of Kashmir:K CM Mehbooba hits out at mediaJammu and Kashmir, and abstain from debates and reportage which were “far from
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 29 days ago
Jammu and Kashmir, and abstain from debates and reportage which were “far from reality”. In an interaction with a visiting Press Council of India (PCI) team here, Mufti alleged, “A section of the country’s media has been indulging in debates,... Read more
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