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AllAfrica.com
HomeVida, Nigeria Films Agency, Google to Train 2,000 Students On Internet Safetyin 5 years, the statement said. The next set of trainings will kick off in Abu
HomeVida, Nigeria Films Agency, Google to Train 2,000 Students On Internet Safety
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
in 5 years, the statement said. The next set of trainings will kick off in Abuja on May 24th at Radio House, Nigeria Press Council Hall, Abuja, with the introduction of Web Rangers Programme aimed at training young people to become 'Online... Read more
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Crikey
'I believe in press freedom': Ricketson survives MEAA meetingMatthew Ricketson, lately the subject of a News Corp campaign to remove him as
'I believe in press freedom': Ricketson survives MEAA meeting
Crikey / Posted 4 days ago
Matthew Ricketson, lately the subject of a News Corp campaign to remove him as the journalism union’s representative on the Press Council, has survived a meeting of MEAA’s media council unscathed. Representatives from Australia’s major media... Read more
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New Kerala
Journalist's murder: Press council team visits Chatra - newkerala.com #67662Ranchi, May 23 : A three-member team of the Press Council of India (PCI) visite
Journalist's murder: Press council team visits Chatra - newkerala.com #67662
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Ranchi, May 23 : A three-member team of the Press Council of India (PCI) visited Jharkhand's Chatra district on Monday to probe the murder of a TV journalist on May 12. The team members met the district administration officials and representative of... Read more
5d
News 24 South Africa
Sunday Times 'twisted' facts on child rescued from life of abuse – Mapisa Nqakulaof unethical and unprofessional conduct of an enthusiastic reporter yearning fo
Sunday Times 'twisted' facts on child rescued from life of abuse – Mapisa Nqakula
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
of unethical and unprofessional conduct of an enthusiastic reporter yearning for bygone glory. This in violation of the Press Council code," it said. The minister said she reserved all her rights in seeking recourse on this matter for her, her... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
The facts on the de facto head of state: Englishback to at least 1990 when a reader, dismayed by references to the GG as Canada
The facts on the de facto head of state: English
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 6 days ago
back to at least 1990 when a reader, dismayed by references to the GG as Canada’s head of state, complained to the Ontario Press Council (replaced last fall by the National Newsmedia Council). As then-Star ombudsman Rod Goodman later told readers,... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Chemtrails may prevent vaccine injuries: studymisleading piece on the BBC show Panorama in 2007. My old pal Peter Griffin at
Chemtrails may prevent vaccine injuries: study
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 days ago
misleading piece on the BBC show Panorama in 2007. My old pal Peter Griffin at the Science Media Centre was taken to the Press Council for a piece he wrote about wifi and why it should be allowed in schools. It's clearly a highly emotional... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
WiFi revisited: my visit to the Press CouncilHoneychurch, who has for years campaigned to keep cellphone towers out of commu
WiFi revisited: my visit to the Press Council
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 days ago
Honeychurch, who has for years campaigned to keep cellphone towers out of communities, complained to the New Zealand Press Council about the column. The council, which consists of journalists, lawyers and laypeople and is presided over by... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Changing media landscapeand National Media Organisation. The establishment of the three organisations
Changing media landscape
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
and National Media Organisation. The establishment of the three organisations will replace the current Supreme Press Council. The statement added that the draft law gained approval from most state institutions that participated in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Duncan Storrar's treatment by media sparks call to protect right to public debateletter has also called for the incoming Human Rights Commissioner to consider a
Duncan Storrar's treatment by media sparks call to protect right to public debate
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
letter has also called for the incoming Human Rights Commissioner to consider an Australian Bill of Rights, as well as the Press Council and ACMA to look into whether the media's treatment of Duncan Storrar breached any standards. First posted... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Duncan Storrar's treatment by media sparks call to protect right to public debateand OK." The letter has also called for the incoming Human Rights Commissioner
Duncan Storrar's treatment by media sparks call to protect right to public debate
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
and OK." The letter has also called for the incoming Human Rights Commissioner to consider an Australian Bill of Rights, as well as the Press Council and ACMA to look into whether the media's treatment of Duncan Storrar breached any... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Media Freedom: SA needs a free, accountable, transformed and diverse mediawhereas we note the current existing improved form of “co- regulation” as expre
Media Freedom: SA needs a free, accountable, transformed and diverse media
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
whereas we note the current existing improved form of “co- regulation” as expressed in the form of the Press Ombudsman/ Press Council, subsequent to the PFC report. While welcome, it is not adequate to sufficiently protect the rights of the... Read more
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Limerick Post
Doras Luimní retracts statements over Limerick Post's asylum articleit was facing the likelihood of a criminal prosecution for incitement to hatred
Doras Luimní retracts statements over Limerick Post's asylum article
Limerick Post / Posted 9 days ago
it was facing the likelihood of a criminal prosecution for incitement to hatred and that it would also be reported to the Press Council of Ireland for publishing racist and defamatory comments. Doras Luimní director Leonie Kerins said they were... Read more
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Business Standard India
Assam sees most killings of media persons, followed by J&K, TelanganaA recent report by the Press Council of India (PCI) on the safety of journalist
Assam sees most killings of media persons, followed by J&K, Telangana
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
A recent report by the Press Council of India (PCI) on the safety of journalists shows that 80 journalists were killed in India from 1990 to 2015. Assam has seen the highest number of deaths, followed by Jammu & Kashmir and Telangana.... Read more
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New Kerala
People know who killed my son, says father of scribe slain in Bihar - newkerala.com #63729and former Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Modi had also demanded a CBI prob
People know who killed my son, says father of scribe slain in Bihar - newkerala.com #63729
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
and former Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Modi had also demanded a CBI probe into the killing of the journalist. The Press Council of India (PCI) on Saturday set up a three-member fact finding committee to inquire into the murder of Rajdeo... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Petition calls for Press Council sanctions on News Corp over treatment of Q&A audience memberhunt and that the coverage is out of proportion to the question that he put to
Petition calls for Press Council sanctions on News Corp over treatment of Q&A audience member
MumBRELLA / Posted 13 days ago
hunt and that the coverage is out of proportion to the question that he put to the Q&A panel. Any complaint sent to the Press Council as a result of the petition is expected to focus on issues of “fairness and balance” and “privacy and avoidance... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India ‘3rd most dangerous’ nation for journalists after Iraq and SyriaPakistan or Afghanistan. The poor record is primarily because of an absence of
India ‘3rd most dangerous’ nation for journalists after Iraq and Syria
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
Pakistan or Afghanistan. The poor record is primarily because of an absence of any mechanism to protect journalists. The Press Council of India (PCI) is virtually toothless with its recommendations not binding on any authority. “It’s a matter of... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajedeo Ranjan murder: Slain scribe’s family demands CBI probewill take out a protest march on Sunday. Committee to Protect Journalists, a U
Rajedeo Ranjan murder: Slain scribe’s family demands CBI probe
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
will take out a protest march on Sunday. Committee to Protect Journalists, a U.S.-based media watchdog, and the Press Council of India have demanded a law to ensure the safety of journalists. Keywords: Bihar journalist murder, CBI... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Shahabuddin aide quizzed over Bihar journalist Ranjan’s murderhis leaving his office suddenly could have resulted from a call he received fro
Shahabuddin aide quizzed over Bihar journalist Ranjan’s murder
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
his leaving his office suddenly could have resulted from a call he received from the killers,” a police official said. The Press Council of India on Saturday formed a three-member panel to probe the murder of the two journalists. Ranjan’s remains... Read more
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New Kerala
Press Council sets up panels to probe scribes killings - newkerala.com #63663New Delhi, May 14 : Taking suo motu cognizance of the murder of two journalists
Press Council sets up panels to probe scribes killings - newkerala.com #63663
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
New Delhi, May 14 : Taking suo motu cognizance of the murder of two journalists in Bihar and Jharkhand, the Press Council of India (PCI) on Saturday set up two inquiry panels for both the states. Council members Kosuri Amarnath, Prakash Dubey and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Journalist who reported Ayush ministry denied Muslims jobs arrestedKhan, chief editor of Milli Gazette, protested Sharma’s arrest. “The Ayush mini
Journalist who reported Ayush ministry denied Muslims jobs arrested
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
Khan, chief editor of Milli Gazette, protested Sharma’s arrest. “The Ayush ministry FIR against the journalist and the Press Council of India’s suo moto action are clear attempts to stifle the freedom of the press,” said Khan. “While the Ayush... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Press council condemns attacks on journos, demands fast track courtsStrongly condemning the killing of two journalists in Bihar and Jharkhand, the
Press council condemns attacks on journos, demands fast track courts
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
Strongly condemning the killing of two journalists in Bihar and Jharkhand, the Press Council of India (PCI) has demanded that a special law should be enacted to ensure safety of scribes. PCI said cases of attacks on journalists should be tried by... Read more
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The Financial Express
Bring in law to protect journalists, ensure speedy trial: PCIStrongly condemning the killing of two journalists in Bihar and Jharkhand in th
Bring in law to protect journalists, ensure speedy trial: PCI
The Financial Express / Posted 14 days ago
Strongly condemning the killing of two journalists in Bihar and Jharkhand in the past couple of days, the Press Council of India (PCI) has demanded that a special law be enacted to ensure safety of scribes (Soutce: Twitter/ANI) Strongly condemning... Read more
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dna
Bring in law to protect journalists, ensure speedy trial: Press Council of IndiaStrongly condemning the killing of two journalists in Bihar and Jharkhand in th
Bring in law to protect journalists, ensure speedy trial: Press Council of India
dna / Posted 14 days ago
Strongly condemning the killing of two journalists in Bihar and Jharkhand in the past couple of days, the Press Council of India (PCI) has demanded that a special law be enacted to ensure safety of scribes and cases of attacks on them be tried by... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Meeting half waythe council, something that has never been done in the 75-year history of the s
Meeting half way
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
the council, something that has never been done in the 75-year history of the syndicate. The government-appointed Higher Press Council also entered the fray, issuing a statement condemning what it termed “the blockade imposed by police on the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Blanket bansremain obliged to respect the blanket ban or face the possibility of imprisonme
Blanket bans
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
remain obliged to respect the blanket ban or face the possibility of imprisonment and fines. On 3 May the Supreme Press Council called for restrictions to be placed on the use of publishing bans in cases related to public freedoms. The ban... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Has Fairfax lost its voice in a race to the middle?for its investigative journalism, and senior reporter for The Sydney Morning He
Has Fairfax lost its voice in a race to the middle?
MumBRELLA / Posted 15 days ago
for its investigative journalism, and senior reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald, Kate McClymont, told the Australian Press Council conference last week that it is a “cost-effective necessity” for the future of the media. “It is that unique... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Independent Newspapers, former 'Cape Times' editor dispute continuesfor Dasnois’s claims Independent Newspaper's coverage of the settlement was in
Independent Newspapers, former 'Cape Times' editor dispute continues
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 days ago
for Dasnois’s claims Independent Newspaper's coverage of the settlement was in breach of the code for members of the Press Council. Lawyers point out that in the Labour Court settlement the group retracts all allegations of racism against... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Former Cape Times editor to lodge fresh complaintand then being 'vindicated' in court -­ when no such thing had happened," said
Former Cape Times editor to lodge fresh complaint
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
and then being 'vindicated' in court -­ when no such thing had happened," said Whyte. "The code for members of the Press Council provides that allowing commercial, political, personal or other non-­professional considerations to influence... Read more
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Crikey
No Press Council breach in reporting details of murder-suicideThe Age has had a Press Council complaint against it dismissed, after the body
No Press Council breach in reporting details of murder-suicide
Crikey / Posted 17 days ago
The Age has had a Press Council complaint against it dismissed, after the body queried the appropriateness of its report on a murder-suicide in Austria. The unusual story, published from a wire agency in January this year, detailed how a man in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Vanita Kohli-Khandekar: How the I&B minister can clean up the mediaservice broadcaster will do a world of good to the quality of discourse. Three
Vanita Kohli-Khandekar: How the I&B minister can clean up the media
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
service broadcaster will do a world of good to the quality of discourse. Three, give self-regulatory bodies such as the Press Council of India some teeth so that it can punish the guilty for things like paid news (which came up in the Facebook... Read more
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The Courier
Press Council adjudicationThe Australian Press Council found this article did not breach its Standards of
Press Council adjudication
The Courier / Posted 17 days ago
The Australian Press Council found this article did not breach its Standards of Practice. The Press Council considered whether its Standards of Practice were breached by the publication of an online article in The Age on 6 January 2016, headed "Man... Read more
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The Border Mail
Press Council adjudicationThe Australian Press Council found this article did not breach its Standards of
Press Council adjudication
The Border Mail / Posted 17 days ago
The Australian Press Council found this article did not breach its Standards of Practice. The Press Council considered whether its Standards of Practice were breached by the publication of an online article in The Age on 6 January 2016, headed "Man... Read more
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The Age
Press Council adjudicationThe Press Council considered whether its Standards of Practice were breached by
Press Council adjudication
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
The Press Council considered whether its Standards of Practice were breached by the publication of an online article in The Age on 6 January 2016, headed "Man drowns himself using murdered wife's head: police". The article reported on an account by... Read more
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The Indian Express
Covering water train, Express photographer dies in Jhansi accidentphotographer whose work in and outside Delhi won him wide acclaim, Kanojia was
Covering water train, Express photographer dies in Jhansi accident
The Indian Express / Posted 18 days ago
photographer whose work in and outside Delhi won him wide acclaim, Kanojia was honoured for creative excellence by the Press Council of India in 2014 for his coverage of those displaced in the Muzaffarnagar riots. He was also felicitated by the... Read more
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Sun Star
DepEd lawyers up to protect BEIsbrought up in a forum yesterday in the election media center, hosted by the Pol
DepEd lawyers up to protect BEIs
Sun Star / Posted 19 days ago
brought up in a forum yesterday in the election media center, hosted by the Police Regional Office 7 and the Cebu-Citizens Press Council (CCPC). With more than 2.7 million voters, Cebu is one of the closely watched islands in this year’s... Read more
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Sun Star
Ready for today's election? Vote earlyteam in Cebu is standing by to replace it, Labaria added. At the same press co
Ready for today's election? Vote early
Sun Star / Posted 19 days ago
team in Cebu is standing by to replace it, Labaria added. At the same press conference organized by the Cebu-Citizens Press Council (CCPC) were Supt. Armando Radoc of the PRO 7 Regional Operations and Plans Division, Msgr. Joseph Tan of the... Read more
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Business Standard India
The menace of paid newscommon in recent years and correspondingly the demand for banning such news and
The menace of paid news
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
common in recent years and correspondingly the demand for banning such news and punishing those who carry it has grown. The Press Council of India appointed a committee in 2010 to examine the issue but, thanks to intensive lobbying with the council... Read more
21d
Daily News
Campbell Park message of political strengthState-owned media – especially in the electronic sector. It is necessary to con
Campbell Park message of political strength
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
State-owned media – especially in the electronic sector. It is necessary to consider the necessity of the present Sri Lanka Press Council, which has punitive powers. It will be useful if reports on media reform presented earlier are studied in... Read more
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22d
Daily News
Media: Status quo and futureupgrading of media training 7) media ownership to be made open, transparent and
Media: Status quo and future
Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
upgrading of media training 7) media ownership to be made open, transparent and accountable to the public 8) repeal of the Press Council Law and abolition of the Press Council. The taste of the pudding is in the eating, it is said. Likewise the... Read more
22d
Zero Hedge
Migrant Rape Epidemic Reaches Austriamass migration are being silenced by the guardians of Austrian multiculturalism
Migrant Rape Epidemic Reaches Austria
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
mass migration are being silenced by the guardians of Austrian multiculturalism. In April, for example, the Austrian Press Council (Presserat) — a group that enforces a politically correct "code of ethics" to ensure that Austrian media... Read more
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Sun Star
Press council, regional police unit set up Election Media CenterFOR the third time, the Cebu Citizens-Press Council and the Police Regional Off
Press council, regional police unit set up Election Media Center
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
FOR the third time, the Cebu Citizens-Press Council and the Police Regional Office 7 (Central Visayas) of the Philippine National Police will set up the Election Media Center to facilitate the flow of information between election news sources and... Read more
23d
AllAfrica.com
Office Underlines Increased Media People Effort to Address Press Freedom ChallengesOffice Media Development and Diversity Director Tamirat Dejene said that absenc
Office Underlines Increased Media People Effort to Address Press Freedom Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Office Media Development and Diversity Director Tamirat Dejene said that absence of vibrant journalists' associations and press council, lack of incentives for media and the expansion of Satellite Televisions are potential challenges to the press... Read more
23d
The Age
Cheating rife in financial planningstatement on its website saying it had "examined the claim and found no evidenc
Cheating rife in financial planning
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
statement on its website saying it had "examined the claim and found no evidence of it", and that it would complain to the Press Council about BusinessDay's coverage of the issue. However, ASIC commissioner Peter Kell says the regulator is "aware... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cheating rife in financial planningstatement on its website saying it had "examined the claim and found no evidenc
Cheating rife in financial planning
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
statement on its website saying it had "examined the claim and found no evidence of it", and that it would complain to the Press Council about BusinessDay's coverage of the issue. However, ASIC commissioner Peter Kell says the regulator is "aware... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cheating rife in financial planningstatement on its website saying it had "examined the claim and found no evidenc
Cheating rife in financial planning
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
statement on its website saying it had "examined the claim and found no evidence of it", and that it would complain to the Press Council about BusinessDay's coverage of the issue. However, ASIC commissioner Peter Kell says the regulator is "aware... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Herald journalist Kate McClymont awarded Press Freedom MedalAustralian's national security editor Paul Maley have each been awarded a prest
Herald journalist Kate McClymont awarded Press Freedom Medal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Australian's national security editor Paul Maley have each been awarded a prestigious Press Freedom Medal by the Australian Press Council. The medal winners are "exemplary journalists, who have the respect of their peers and the admiration of all... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Herald journalist Kate McClymont awarded Press Freedom MedalAustralian's national security editor Paul Maley have each been awarded a prest
Herald journalist Kate McClymont awarded Press Freedom Medal
Brisbane Times / Posted 23 days ago
Australian's national security editor Paul Maley have each been awarded a prestigious Press Freedom Medal by the Australian Press Council. The medal winners are "exemplary journalists, who have the respect of their peers and the admiration of all... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Investigative journalism the best chance newspapers have to survive: NY Times reporterinvestigative journalism is the best chance newspapers have for long-term survi
Investigative journalism the best chance newspapers have to survive: NY Times reporter
MumBRELLA / Posted 23 days ago
investigative journalism is the best chance newspapers have for long-term survival. Speaking at yesterday’s Australian Press Council conference, David Barstow, said: “We now have a real basis for demonstrating that investigative journalism,... Read more
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The Age
Herald journalist Kate McClymont awarded Press Freedom MedalAustralian's national security editor Paul Maley have each been awarded a prest
Herald journalist Kate McClymont awarded Press Freedom Medal
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
Australian's national security editor Paul Maley have each been awarded a prestigious Press Freedom Medal by the Australian Press Council. The medal winners are "exemplary journalists, who have the respect of their peers and the admiration of all... Read more
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MumBRELLA
60 Minutes' Lebanon story damaged reputation of media industry claims HuffPost editorin Lebanon has damaged the entire journalism industry, not just the 60 Minutes’
60 Minutes' Lebanon story damaged reputation of media industry claims HuffPost editor
MumBRELLA / Posted 23 days ago
in Lebanon has damaged the entire journalism industry, not just the 60 Minutes’ brand. Speaking at yesterday’s Australian Press Council conference, The Huffington Post’s Tory Maguire said: “It’s damaging for the industry that high-profile cock-ups... Read more
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