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Malaysian News Agency Fined $123,000 over Reader Comments

The Malaysia Federal Court has fined the Malaysiakini news agency  $123,000 for contempt over readers’ comments critical of the judiciary, citing a first in...

Belarusian Journalists Imprisoned for Covering Protests

The Minsk court has handed two Belarusian journalists  two-year prison sentences for covering a protest last year. Belsat journalists Katerina Bakhvalova, 27, and Daria Chultsova,...

China Bans BBC World News Amid Diplomatic Row

The Chinese National Radio and Television Administration (NRTA) announced that BBC World News has been banned in their country a week after the British...

UK Expels Three Chinese Spies Pretending to be Journalists

The UK has reportedly expelled three alleged Chinese spies who were posing as journalists. Three intelligence officers working under the Chinese Ministry of State Security...

Pakistani Supreme Court Releases Daniel Pearl Murderer

Pakistan's Supreme Court dismissed an appeal against the acquittal of Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh who was charged with murder for the beheading of US...

Tunisian Security Forces Clash With Demonstrators Following Protester’s Death

In the latest demonstrations this month, Tunisian police clashed with protesters marching towards parliament amid its plenary session for the cabinet reshuffle, on Tuesday.  Prime...

Larry King, Dead at 87

Notable talk show host Larry King who had been hospitalized with COVID-19 in late 2020 has passed away aged 87 at the Cedars-Sinai Medical...

Google Threatens to Remove Search Engine if Media Code Passed

Google threatened pull its Search function from Australia if the News Media Bargaining Code is passed.Google threatened pull its Search function from Australia if...

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