Rights groups say blasphemy allegations against disappeared activists aim to silent dissent for good.
by Asad Hashim
by Rabia Mehmood
Asia10 Jan 2017 10:45 GMT
Pakistani government has obligation to locate four missing activists and act to ensure their safety, rights group says.
Journalism Is Not A Crime05 Jan 2017 07:35 GMT
Al Jazeera denies the allegations against Mahmoud Hussein and calls for his immediate release.
Media17 Dec 2016 12:03 GMT
Poles return to the streets for a second day over plans to limit reporters' access to politicians in parliament.
Media17 Dec 2016 06:00 GMT
Angry Warsaw residents block parliament as they rally against measures that would limit journalist access.
Media13 Dec 2016 20:49 GMT
Mass arrests in various countries have pushed number to 259 so far, says annual census of imprisoned journalists by CPJ.
The Listening Post06 Nov 2016 13:53 GMT
Is the Serbian government using underhand censorship methods to control the media narrative, or are critics too harsh?
Turkey01 Nov 2016 16:57 GMT
The EU criticised Turkey on press freedom following the arrest of senior staff members of a national daily.
Turkey01 Nov 2016 16:39 GMT
At least 12 Cumhuriyet employees affected by decision described by government as arising from probe launched in August.
Middle East31 Oct 2016 09:20 GMT
Detention of Murat Sabuncu comes after closure of several news-media organisations since July's failed coup bid.
Human Rights31 Oct 2016 09:13 GMT
The founder of Front Line Defenders discusses the state of human rights today and defending those who protect them.
Egypt31 Oct 2016 04:16 GMT
Egypt's former chief auditor Hesham Genena went on trial after exposing corruption totalling $75bn in 2012-15.
Human Rights20 Oct 2016 08:25 GMT
Mohamed, a British national, was detained on Tuesday afternoon along with a driver, fixer and cameraman.
Pakistan11 Oct 2016 14:32 GMT
Cyril Almeida "informed" he is on Exit Control List, just days after scoop hinting at civilian-military leadership rift.
Politics26 Sep 2016 07:59 GMT
Citizens are accused of criminal actions based on imprecise laws that are open to widely differing interpretations.
Rami G Khouri
Rodrigo Duterte20 Sep 2016 12:01 GMT
Journalist groups express concern for the safety of media workers covering the work of President Duterte's government.
by Rabia Mehmood
by Rami G Khouri
by Lonnie Isabel
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