Reporters Without Borders

Home page - Asia


Five journalists arrested in crackdown on independent media

Yesterday, the police raided the Kuala Lumpur offices of The Malaysian Insider, a news website also known as TMI, arresting managing editor (...)

Published on 31 March 2015 Read


Government’s failure to protect bloggers condemned

Police told local media that Rahman’s blog posts were the motive for the attack but did not mention any in particular. “We are appalled by this (...)

Published on 30 March 2015 Read


Call for effective protection after another blogger hacked to death

Roy, who had US and Bangladeshi dual citizenship and normally resided in the United States, had just left a book fair near the University of (...)

Published on 27 February 2015 Read


Prime minister accuses newspaper of inciting terrorism

Headlined “Fanatics raise their ugly head again,” the Daily Star article of 11 February included a photo taken in the Dhaka district of Banglamotor (...)

Published on 23 February 2015 Read


Three bloggers get jail terms for “abusing democratic freedoms”

The sentences, passed on 12 February, were clearly unjust and violated freedom of information and expression. Arrested while covering an (...)

Published on 17 February 2015 Read


Call for return of cartoon books seized in raid

The raid was carried out by members of the Criminal Investigation Department led by Assistant Superintendent Lim Ah Heng, who interrogated (...)

Published on 4 February 2015 Read

Sri Lanka

RSF and JDS urge new president to end violence against journalists

The two organizations welcome the end of rule by the Rajapaksa brothers, who had been responsible for a great deal of violence against (...)

Published on 20 January 2015 Read


Ghani presidency’s first 100 days: hopes persist despite more violence against journalists

The first 100 days of the government led by President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah have seen significant advances (...)

Published on 17 January 2015 Read

1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 -Next page - Last page




Contact us | Who we are ? | Our U.S chapter | CGU