Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Tuesday 28th March 2023
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The Chartered Institute of Journalists remembers all the professional journalists and media workers murdered and killed while doing their work this year in all parts of the world and remember the immense sacrifice of those who gave their lives to the profession in the past. We send our condolences to their families, friends and professional colleagues.
Guardian reports: ‘The allegations against Daily Mail’s parent company Associated Newspapers.’ See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1640471330528059392
Mail Online reports: ‘The Guardian’s not so liberal past… How the now virtuous and high-minded newspaper was founded in 1821 by a cotton merchant who profited off free labour.’ See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1640841744152510466
British broadcaster BBC News’ Punjabi language Twitter account was blocked across India today as the state’s security forces enter the 10th day of the hunt for Khalistani separatist and ‘Punjab Waris De’ chief Amritpal Singh. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7046395868723195904?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
Ireland Juries would be abolished in High Court defamation cases under the Government’s proposed reforms of defamation law. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7046564632940965888?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
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CIoJ LinkedIn news stories, Hold The Front Page news stories, Guardian media news stories, Press Gazette news stories, Arab News media stories and other stories from miscellaneous sources
The Chartered Institute of Journalists calls on China to release Australian broadcaster Cheng Lei from detention which now stands at 957 days since 13th August 2020 See: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2022/nov/28/partner-of-detained-australian-journalist-cheng-lei-hopeful-of-compassionate-and-speedy-resolution The Institute also calls on Belarus to pardon and release Sofia Sapega from her 6 year jail sentence and to release her journalism friend Roman Protasevich. See: https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2023/02/16/belarus-dissident-blogger-roman-protasevich-pleads-guilty-a80244 Both were seized unlawfully from an internatonal Ryanair flight diverted to Minsk 23rd May 2021. Their ordeal is now 674 days. The CIoJ calls on all governments and states unjustly detaining journalists for doing their professional work to respect freedom of expression, the right to liberty and freed them immediately. See: https://rsf.org/en/new-record-number-journalists-jailed-worldwide
North American Newspapers for Tuesday 28th March 2023
French Newspapers for Tuesday 28th March 2023
Montage of world newspapers for Tuesday 28th March 2023