Monday, 22 April 2019

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US court orders Syria to pay $302.5mn over death of reporter Colvin

WASHINGTON: A US court has found the Syrian government culpable in the 2012 death of journalist Marie Colvin, ordering a $302.5 million judgment for what it called an “unconscionable” attack that targeted journalists. Colvin – a renowned war correspondent whose harrowing career was celebrated in the recent Golden Globe-nominated film ...

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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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Cockroach lands on reporter’s boobs before live broadcast

LOS ANGELES: A television news reporter screams in terror as a cockroach lands on her chest seconds before a live broadcast. Mary Beth McDade shouts “Aaargh Jesus. Oh god,” as the critter stalks its way up towards the neckline of her dress. She desperately tries to brush the critter away ...

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Man punches Russian reporter in face live on air

MOSCOW: A man walked up to a journalist broadcasting live from a Moscow park on a popular Russian television channel and punched him in the face. The journalist was reporting on Wednesday for the NTV channel from the park, which was filled with former paratroopers lazing in the sun as ...

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