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Locked up on World Press Freedom Day
Harassment, threats, imprisonment, and murder continue to plague the journalism profession.
Last updated: 03 May 2014 08:01 GMT
CPJ slams charges against Al Jazeera staff
Watchdog says detained journalists face a political trial and that press freedom in the country is in sharp decline.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 18:12 GMT
Groups condemn raids on Egypt TV channels
Al Jazeera is demanding the release of staff detained by authorities as Mubasher Misr channel shutdown by army.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2013 00:43 GMT
Egypt's military shuts down news channels
Four TV channels, including Al Jazeera's Mubasher Misr, taken off air and staff detained.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2013 02:25 GMT
Iran arrests 14 reporters over 'foreign ties'
Tehran accuses 14 journalists of co-operating with foreign media, a charge tantamount to "serving the enemy's purpose".
Last updated: 28 Jan 2013 21:21 GMT
Gaza journalists defiant in face of attacks
Despite being targeted by Israeli missiles for being "Hamas operatives", Palestinians say they will continue to report.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2012 01:10 GMT
Uprising in Egypt
Who will win the standoff between millions of angry Egyptians and the country's defiant leader?
Last updated: 02 Feb 2011 09:50 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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The grand failure of Israeli hasbara
The five deadly sins of US foreign policy
Indonesia: Prabowo's last stand
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Exposing the great 'poverty reduction' lie
Why aren't college presidents writing letters of concern about Salaita?
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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