Journalism News

Freelance journalists’ rights at stake

Media giant issues ‘take it or leave it’ rights-grabbing contract to freelancers.

Dec 15, 2006 | Journalism News

Internet journalists jailed 'like never before'

One in three jailed reporters didn’t even make a national splash.

Dec 13, 2006 | Journalism News

Reporter's phone record snooped by police

Journalists' union fends off reporters being probed over anti-police stories.

Dec 6, 2006 | Journalism News

Freelance writer to stay in jail until July

Appeals court comes close to making history by sending a blogger back to jail.

Nov 20, 2006 | Journalism News

Iraqi freelance wins Rory Peck award

A former doctor is recognised for capturing the ‘truth’ of war.

Nov 14, 2006 | Journalism News

Gunmen free London freelance

Peace Reporter's roaming freelance, Gabriele Torsello, is released unharmed.

Nov 8, 2006 | Journalism News

London freelance held hostage

Afghani gunmen are told to release a photo-journalist with 'good intentions'.

Oct 16, 2006 | Journalism News

Journalists given new freedom under libel law

Lords say libel must not stop allegations from being made in the public interest.

Oct 13, 2006 | Journalism News

Sex fails to turn on golf readers

Magazine owners sex up their title’s 'dull' image with 'insulting' content.

Sep 5, 2006 | Journalism News

Wallace 'wimps out' in front of despot

CBS asks a man who wants to ‘wipe Israel off the map’ what he does for leisure.

Aug 18, 2006 | Journalism News

How to start-up as a freelance journalist

Veterans of media freelancing reveal top tips for making a splash.

Aug 16, 2006 | Journalism News

Blogger jailed for shielding 'unpublished material'

A freelance heads to jail chased by a Big Brother-style US government.

Aug 3, 2006 | Journalism News

Ministers to consider fees on 'free information'

Leak reveals Labour wants to restrict the free flow of information out of Whitehall.

Jul 31, 2006 | Journalism News

Freelance reporter,73,publicly beaten to death

Outrage over the cowardly murder of a defenceless freelance

Jul 28, 2006 | Journalism News

Brave media freelancers to be honoured

Awards open for photo-journos who run away from the crowds & into trouble.

Jul 27, 2006 | Journalism News

Freelance shot dead in the Congo

The 'grave dangers' facing anti-state media are exposed as elections loom.

Jul 13, 2006 | Journalism News

Dates of Blair-Murdoch meetings to be freed

Number 10 told it can no longer keep the duo’s meeting times under wraps.

Jul 11, 2006 | Journalism News

Freelance journalist lured to his death

An anonymous group telephone, ambush and then kill an 'independent' reporter.

Jul 6, 2006 | Journalism News

Freedom of information 'must improve'

Its ‘clearly working,’ say MPs, but the ‘spirit’ of the FOI Act is also clearly ailing.

Jun 29, 2006 | Journalism News

Management Awards open to freelance writers

Freelance journalists asked to submit 'expertly written' articles for a £500 cash prize.

Jun 16, 2006 | Journalism News

BBC explains 'gay' means 'rubbish'

News provider reveals a new meaning to the controversial three-letter word.

Jun 8, 2006 | Journalism News

BBC freelance jailed amid media crackdown

'Poisonous' climate for reporters in Gambia claims a freelance from the BBC.

Jun 6, 2006 | Journalism News

Union calls journalists to boycott Yahoo!

Search site attacked over claims of ‘repeated collusion’ with Chinese mandarins.

Jun 5, 2006 | Journalism News

Freelance editor wins £37,500 in damages

Not liable, says The Guardian as it pays off a casual who developed RSI.

May 26, 2006 | Journalism News

Blair’s dealings with Murdoch 'to remain secret'

'A new chapter of openness' is yet to unravel for a curious reader of The Independent.

May 25, 2006 | Journalism News

Vote for the front page of the last 100 years

Newspaper fans to ensure yesterday’s splash isn’t entirely forgotten.

May 15, 2006 | Journalism News

Murderers abuse Freedom of Information

UK Act is pushed by criminals, filing requests to expose police informers.

Apr 25, 2006 | Journalism News

Freelance reporter freed from Iraq

'Huge relief,' as a talented freelance returns to her family, friends and newspaper.

Mar 31, 2006 | Journalism News

Belarus jails agents of free speech

President Lukashenko silences 22 'obscene' voices in his capital.

Mar 28, 2006 | Journalism News

Training and networking for freelance journalists

Experienced and aspiring journalists are being offered unique training and networking opportunities via a new website for freelance journalists and media professionals.

Mar 22, 2006 | Journalism News

                             

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