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  • Indian court charges ex-editor with assaulting colleague

    MUMBAI: An Indian court on Thursday charged the former editor of a renowned news magazine with raping a female colleague four years ago, the prosecutor said...

    Tejpal, the 54-year-old founder and former editor of Tehelka magazine, was accused of raping a female journalist in the lift of a five-star hotel in Goa in November 2013...

  • Wanted Russian arrested over Forbes editor’s murder

    “According to Interpol, the foreigner participated in a series of sponsored murders, in particular that of Forbes’ editor-in-chief, the US citizen Paul Khlebnikov,” as well as a Chechnyan government official, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) said in a statement...

  • British Vogue names first male editor

    LONDON: British Vogue, an iconic fashion magazine which celebrated its centenary last year, named Ghana-born Edward Enninful as its first male editor on Monday...

    He was born in Ghana, brought to London as a child and was scouted as a male model aged 16 before becoming the youngest editor in the industry when he was named fashion director of i-D magazine in 1991 aged just 18...

  • Veteran Nepal editor held for opposing anti-graft body chief

    SENIOR Nepal journalist Kanak Mani Dixit, who is also the chairman of Kathmandu’s public transportation bus system Sajha Yatayat, has been taken into custody by the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) for his alleged involvement in corruption...

    Dixit, the co-publisher of Himalmedia and civil rights activist, however, termed the CIAA move a part of revenge against him for opposing the appointment of Lokman Singh...
  • Editor from top Turkish daily held in post-coup crackdown

    ISTANBUL: Turkish authorities arrested an editor from the leading Hurriyet daily on Tuesday, continuing a sweep of the media triggered by last month's failed coup, the newspaper said...

    Dincer Gokce, editor of the paper's English-language website, was among nine current and former journalists arrested in Istanbul, Ankara and Kocaeli province, Hurriyet said on its website...

  • No more Muhammad (PBUH) cartoons, says Charlie Hebdo editor

    Six months after hooded gunmen stormed the Paris offices of Charlie Hebdo (Charlie Weekly) and killed at least 16 people including staff members and two cops, the incumbent editor, Laurent Sourisseau, has said in an interview that more cartoons of Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) will not be drawn, according to a report published on the Deutsche Welle website...

    The editor told the Hamburg-based news magazine "Stern" that, "We...

  • Comment: Drama around Bangladesh editor

    FRIENDS of Bangladesh would be shocked to know of the warrant of arrest issued by a court against Mahfuz Anam, the owner-publisher of the Daily Star, one of the country’s most prestigious English dailies and a member of the Asian News Network of 22 South and South Asian newspapers...

    The warrants got going after several cases of defamation and sedition were registered against Anam for publishing, nearly a decade ago, some reports...
  • Editor who published controversial cartoons steps down

    COPENHAGEN: The Danish editor who commissioned the controversial cartoons that triggered deadly protests a decade ago said on Monday he was leaving the Jyllands-Posten newspaper to focus on his career as an author and political commentator...

    Rose was the culture editor of the right-wing Jyllands-Posten in 2005 when he commissioned 12 satirical cartoons, triggering deadly protests in Muslim countries...

  • Editor held in Bangladesh over murder plot

    DHAKA: Bangladesh police on Saturday arrested a magazine editor over an alleged plot to kill the prime minister’s son, officials said...

    Officers said they had found evidence linking the editor to a plot to murder Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s son, Sajeeb Wazed Joy...

  • China Communist paper website's chief editor investigated for bribery

    BEIJING: The editor-in-chief of one of China's most prominent official media websites is being investigated for suspected bribe-taking, prosecutors said Friday, amid a high-profile anti-corruption campaign by President Xi Jinping...

    Prosecutors in Henan were probing Liao Hong, the chief editor and vice chairman of the People's Daily Online, and board member Chen Zhixia, the Supreme People's Procuratorate said in a one-line notice on...

  • BBC's China editor resigns over gender pay gap dispute

    The BBC's China editor has resigned her position in Beijing in protest over what she called a failure to sufficiently address a gap in compensation between men and women at the public broadcaster...

    She added that she had been urged by the BBC to take up the post of China editor four years ago and did so on the condition of equal pay, knowing that the job would require "sacrifices and resilience...

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