english language newspapers

British journalists to be charged over phone hacking

July 24th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) Eight people, including newspaper journalists, will be charged over phone hacking in Britain, the Daily Mail reported Tuesday.Rebekah Brooks, an ex-newspaper editor, will face two ... Read more...

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US embassy in Islamabad losing battle to counter hate America Pak media campaign

June 27th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 27 (ANI): The US Embassy in Islamabad is having a tough time countering the continuous anti-American campaign being carried out by the Pakistani media.Embassy officials have been engaged in ... Read more...

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UAE newspapers now on mobile phones (Lead)

April 22nd, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 22 (IANS/WAM) In a major march of media technology, two newspapers published in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will now be available to their readers on mobile phones. Readers ... Read more...

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India under attack in Pakistan media after talks

February 26th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 26 (IANS) The Pakistani media Friday blamed the Indian government for refusing to revive the composite dialogue cut by the Mumbai terrorist attack and for failing to break the bilateral ... Read more...

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PCB chief Izaz Butt under pressure to quit

August 5th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 5 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ijaz Butt is under immense pressure to quit following a series of setbacks during his turbulent ten-month stint. The national media is rife with ... Read more...

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Indian student attacks: Australia’s lucrative education industry could take a hit

May 30th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 30 (ANI): The recent attacks on Indian students in Melbourne could severely hit Australia's lucrative education industry, agents in India who help arrange student placements have warned.The assaults attracted a ... Read more...

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Pakistan media does ’soul-searching’ over Mumbai (Lead)

December 13th, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 13 (IANS) The Pakistani media has begun doing a lot of "soul-searching" in the wake of the Mumbai carnage that has shocked civil society in this country as much as ... Read more...

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Media support for Obama: US differs from India (Comment)

November 8th, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
A distinctive feature of the American election scene was the open editorial support given to Barack Obama by such well-known newspapers as Washington Post and Los Angeles Times.This practice is peculiar to ... Read more...

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The Indian angle in Beijing’s welcome party

August 8th, 2008 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
By Tarun Basu Beijing, Aug 8 (IANS) 'Welcome, World', screamed the banner headline of China Daily, the only English language daily from Beijing, on the morning of the opening of the 29th ... Read more...

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Najam Sethi receives death threat from Pak militants for publishing cartoon

July 26th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Najam Sethi, chief editor of the Daily Times, one of Pakistans most respected English language newspapers, has received death threats from militant groups for publishing a cartoon ... Read more...

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Goa’s media history looks at four decades of change

June 11th, 2008 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 11 (IANS) Goa got Asia's first Western-style printing press four and a half centuries ago, but an English language daily began here only after the end of Portuguese rule here ... Read more...

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