Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Tag Archives: Journalist

One year on, Panama Papers journalist’s murder still a mystery

MALTA: A year after a car bomb killed Maltese anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, those who ordered the murder remain free while others continuing her work in the EU’s smallest state are branded traitors. The windswept field where the mother of three burnt-out car ended up on October 16, 2017, ...

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Suspect in Bulgarian journalist’s rape, murder held in Germany

SOFIA: Police in Germany have arrested a man in connection with the rape and brutal murder of Bulgarian television journalist Viktoria Marinova, Bulgarian officials said Wednesday. But they said it does not appear that the murder was linked to her work as a journalist. The suspect was picked up late ...

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Journalist raped, brutally murdered in Bulgaria

SOFIA: A television journalist has been brutally murdered in Bulgaria’s northern town of Ruse, prosecutors said, in a case that has sparked international condemnation. The body of 30-year-old Viktoria Marinova, whom authorities identified only by her initials, was found on Saturday in a park, Ruse regional prosecutor Georgy Georgiev said. ...

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Shoaib Akhtar schools Indian journalist over mocking attempt

NEW DELHI: Former Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Akhtar has schooled an Indian journalist after she tried to mock the Pakistan cricket team over its defeat against India in the Asia Cup. In a video making rounds over the internet, Akhtar tells the anchorperson to speak to him with respect after she ...

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Irina Shayk never wanted fame

LONDON: Irina Shayk has never been motivated by fame. The 32-year-old Russian model has opened up about her path into the fashion industry and is adamant that it was never her intention to be a celebrity, she just wanted to be successful in her chosen profession and make a good ...

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Mexicican Journalist found dead in pool at home

Journalist Alicia Diaz Gonzalez was found dead on Thursday at her home in Monterrey, northern Mexico, having apparently been severely beaten. Diaz Gonzalez “was on the floor, face down, in a pool of blood having suffered blows,” a source from the Nuevo Leon state prosecutor’s office told AFP news agency ...

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Mia Khalifa declines to work in Indian film

MUMBAI: Former adult film star Mia Khalifa declined to work in the Indian. Earlier, reports were circulating in the media that Khalifa will be seen in Malayalam film Chunkzz 2. Previously, Canadian born Indian adult actress Sunny Leone were featured in many bollywood movies. Mia Khalifa is a Lebanese-American star. The ...

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Panama Papers journalist killed in car bomb blast

VALLETTA: A Maltese journalist responsible for exposing her island’s alleged ties to a tax haven via the Panama Papers was killed by a car bomb on Monday. Daphne Caruana Galizia died in a blast shortly after leaving her home in Mosta, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said. Despite being heavily criticised ...

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Political reporter beaten to death in India

TRIPURA: A reporter covering political unrest in India’s north-east was beaten to death during violent clashes, officials have said, two weeks after the high-profile murder of another prominent journalist. Shantanu Bhowmick was set upon with sticks as he reported on violence on Wednesday between warring political factions and police outside ...

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AR Rehman condemns Gauri Lankesh’s murder, says it’s not my India

MUMBAI: International famed Indian musician AR Rahman denounced the killing of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh and said that such kind of incidents donot happen in his India. Expressing disappointment on the mishap, the 50-year-old music composer said, “I am so sad about this. These kind of things don’t happen in ...

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