• Mon, 11 Mar 2019 01:00
    Do robot journalists dream of electric scoops? 
    A text-generating “bot” nicknamed Tobi produced nearly 40,000 news stories about the results of the November 2018 elections in Switzerland for the media giant Tamedia – in just five minutes.
    opinion
  • Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00
    Pheu Thai No 1 choice, but well short of majority
    THE PREVIOUS ruling party, Pheu Thai, is expected to win the most number of seats in the House of Representatives in the March 24 general election although it will fall short of the majority, according to a survey by Nation Group journalists across the country.
    politics
  • Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:00
    Google vows to be at forefront in fighting disinformation
    GOOGLE HAS committed itself to being an able supporting tool for journalists in order to strengthen the quality of journalism and also to fight misinformation, especially during the upcoming election in Thailand, a senior executive said.
    politics
  • Sat, 12 Jan 2019 16:33
    Several injured in powerful blast at Paris bakery: police
    A powerful explosion badly damaged a bakery in central Paris on Saturday, injuring several people and smashing nearby windows after a suspected gas leak, police and AFP journalists said.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 14:35
    Myanmar Reuters journalists lose appeal against 7-year sentence
    Yangon - A Myanmar judge dismissed an appeal Friday by two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years while investigating atrocities committed against the Rohingya, dashing slim hopes that the pair could be freed early.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:56
    Journalists urge EU to resist lobbying by tech giants
    Top journalists called on the EU Tuesday to resist intense lobbying by Internet giants to gut a law which would force them to pay for the news content they pick up.
    business
  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 15:46
    Myanmar court to hear Reuters reporters appeal this month
    A Myanmar court will hear the appeal later this month of two Reuters journalists jailed for their reporting on the Rohingya crisis, a lawyer said Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 09:50
    China’s second-tier cities claim their place in the sun
    CHINESE CITIES and businesses visited by a group of foreign journalists recently proudly boasted about the achievements and successes that have put them at the front of major national and global players.
    ASEAN+
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 01:00
    Case dropped against Myanmar journalists facing incitement charges
    Yangon - The incitement case against three Myanmar journalists who reported critically on the financial management of Yangon's government has been withdrawn, their lawyer told AFP Friday, in rare good news for the country's beleaguered press.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 06:53
    UNESCO tracks inquiries into journalist killings
    The UN's culture and education watchdog said Tuesday it had created a database for tracking investigations into the murders of journalists around the world as calls rise for authorities to be held accountable for attacks on the press.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 03 Nov 2018 15:11
    Asean lawmakers urge governments to protect journalists
    The Asean Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) on Friday appealed to governments in Southeast Asia to check growing attacks on press freedom and punish those responsible for killing journalists.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 15:40
    Myanmar journalists facing incitement charges get bail
    Three Myanmar journalists accused of incitement were granted bail on Friday but must continue to fight the case involving a close confidant of civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 12 Oct 2018 17:54
    Urgent : Myanmar Press Council denounces arrests of three senior journalists of Weekly Eleven
    Myanmar Press Council (MPC) issued a statement on October 11, saying it strongly denounced Yangon regional government’s charge against three senior journalists of the Weekly Eleven News Journal and Yangon regional government needed to lodge a complaint to the press council first.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Oct 2018 17:09
    Urgent : Myanmar Eleven's three senior journalists arrested
    Myanmar police on Wednesday arrested three senior journalists of Eleven Media Groups in connection with a story that criticised the controversial business ventures of Yangon Regional Government.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 29 Sep 2018 09:31
    Amal Clooney appeals to Suu Kyi for reporters' release
    Prominent human rights lawyer Amal Clooney appealed to Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday over a pardon for two Reuters journalists imprisoned in Myanmar, saying the Nobel laureate held the key to their release.
    Breaking News
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