Maria Ressa
World  /  Published 23.11.21

Exile not an option for Nobel winner

Philippine Nobel Prize winning journalist Maria Ressa ruled out on Monday going into exile over legal challenges she faces, and her lawyers urged the government of President Rodrigo Duterte to drop al...
By Reuters in Manila

World  /  Published 18.11.21

Scribe unsure about Nobel event

One month since she was named the first Filipino to win the Nobel Peace Prize, journalist Maria Ressa says much still remains uncertain about her life. Will her battle against a libel suit in the Phi...
By AP/PTI in Cambridge, Massachusetts

World  /  Published 22.10.21

Putin hails Nobel peace laureate for ‘noble work’

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday congratulated journalist Dmitry Muratov, whose Novaya Gazeta newspaper has at times been a thorn in the side of the Kremlin, on winning the Nobel Peace Pr...
By Reuters in Moscow

Opinion  /  Published 20.10.21

Letters to the editor: Violence on minorities in Bangladesh

Stand together Sir — The volatile situation in Bangladesh following the vandalization of temples and Durga Puja pandals — at least six people have been killed in communal violen...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 18.10.21

FB is programmed to stir up baser emotions

Before the advent of Facebook, the world knew that unhindered human free speech could be deeply problematic when amplified: it did not know that it could be hugely lucrative. The latter finding is wha...
By Sevanti Ninan


Opinion  /  Published 13.10.21

Truth triumphs: Nobel Peace Prize

Journalism’s obituary has been written quite a few times. For instance, in the modern world, the plummeting revenues of traditional journalistic platforms — the print media, for instance &...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 12.10.21

Letters to the editor: India on brink of huge power crisis

Crisis ahead Sir — India is on the brink of a huge power crisis. More than half the country’s plants are on alert for outages after surging electricity demand and a slump in local coal ou...
By The Telegraph

World  /  Published 12.10.21

Duterte congratulates Ressa

Journalists were not being muzzled in the country, he said. It was the first time the Duterte administration has publicly reacted to Ressa’s victory since she won the award on Friday. “Th...
By AP/PTI in Manila

World  /  Published 10.10.21

Under-pressure Rappler thrilled

The young editors and reporters of the Philippine news site Rappler were already busy on Friday. It was the last day candidates could file to run in next year’s elections, and the journalists we...
By Sui-Lee Wee in New York

World  /  Published 10.10.21

Ressa slams Facebook

Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa used her new prominence to criticise Facebook as a threat to democracy, saying the social media giant fails to protect against the spread of hate and disinformatio...
By Reuters in Manila


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