August 8, 2020
  • 9:23 am We back Chin’ono
  • 10:22 am Kailash Budhwar, acclaimed broadcaster who guided BBC Hindi service
  • 7:27 pm The Commonwealth’s twin problems with media freedom, and a blueprint for action
  • 7:49 pm Cameroon journalists mourn media champion Chief Foanyi
  • 4:21 pm Why our 12 Principles are so urgently needed

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Commonwealth Journalists' Association

By SYED BELAL AHMED   For more than 200 years the British ruled in India. On their departure in 1947, they left many legacies in which culinary tradition played very little part. Back on British soil however, a takeover of a very different nature began. From Britain, India gained a unifying language, salted beef tongue and […]

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By TREVOR GRUNDY Nelson Mandela’s membership of the South African Communist Party  will be one of the main topics up for discussion in London on December 5 when the Institute of Commonwealth Studies hosts a one- day seminar on myths and realities surrounding the life and legacy of one Africa’s greatest sons. Around 150 academics, […]

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CJA member TREVOR GRUNDY reports on the latest version of Bob Geldof’s Band Aid campaign in the fight against ebola. Children in Britain think it’s a Christmas Carol like ‘Silent Night’ or ‘God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman.’ Bob Geldof remembers it as a song that sold 3.7 million copies thirty years ago in 1984 and […]

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CJA member Ragasudha Vinjamuri reports on a discussion on the state of the media in Pakistan and how journalists are under increasing threat from militants. Read her report here AV_CJA (2). The discussion was held at the University of London on 11 August 2014 and organised by the CJA (UK branch).  

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A personal view of the success of the Commonwealth Games, by ALINE DOBBIE Sitting waiting on a gloriously hot evening in Glasgow for the Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games was an interesting experience.  I am accredited as press to these Games because I am on the editorial board of a magazine called India Link […]

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