October 15, 2019
  • 9:52 am Decisive break with the past … and little cause for optimism, says Kashmir panel
  • 1:54 pm How one journalist’s murder affects all of us
  • 12:03 pm Media leaders collaborate to take on fake news
  • 9:59 am Pioneering Zimbabwean author dies
  • 10:54 am Media freedom campaign impetus after swift proposals from legal experts

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Daphne Caruana Galiza. – Pic Reuters. Author: Malcolm Naudi  A former Chair of the Institute of Maltese Journalists (chaired the Institute for 14 years consecutively from 2001 to 2014). Former Deputy Editor of the Sunday Times of Malta.   The brutal murder of the Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, killed by a bomb planted in her car, […]

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  By William Horsley The big guns of the world’s media have found themselves at fault. At UNESCO’s Paris headquarters on 5 February, 200 senior media managers, editors and journalists from around the world, whose everyday job is to hold others to account, publicly examined their own record in standing up for the safety of […]

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Long-standing BBC editor Ian Richardson has exploited his wide experience of broadcasting and the Middle East to write his first novel, The Mortal Maze. A thriller, the book takes in terrorism, espionage, corruption, love and betrayal, http://www.themortalmaze.com/comments.html. Ian grew up in a newspaper family in rural Australia, but after the family business was sold, he switched […]

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By TREVOR GRUNDY Soon after the quintessentially English journalist Richard West married the quintessentially Irish journalist Mary Kenny in 1974, he visited South Africa during the build-up to the Soweto uprising and the final days of apartheid, which he wrote about so well. During a drink-in with colleagues at the Hotel Elizabeth opposite The Star […]

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Trevor Grundy on the life of the economist and adviser to the Zambian govt whose negotiations on mineral rights saved that country a fortune in 1964 Born August 12, 1929 Died February 26, 2015 aged 85 Historians examining the de-colonisation process after World War II have shown little inclination to examine the political motives and […]

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