Sister of killed Northern Ireland journalist Lyra McKee pleads with rioters to end violence

Lyra McKee was shot dead by the New IRA at a riot in the Creggan area of Londonderry in April 2019, called on the mobs to withdraw The sister of killed Northern Ireland journalist Lyra McKee called on rioters last night to end the violence in west Belfast before someone dies. Nichola McKee Corner spoke after water … Read more

TV journalist Stephen Barrett accused of blackmailing masterminds of million-dollar tax fraud 

‘You can Google me … I’m the real deal OK’: Colourful TV journalist faces trial accused of blackmailing the masterminds of an elaborate million-dollar tax fraud Stephen Barrett pleaded not guilty to blackmailing alleged ‘Plutus fraudsters’ He is accused of acting in a joint criminal enterprise with Daniel Rostankovski The pair allegedly threatened used Barrett’s media … Read more

Veteran journalist Alastair Stewart joins GB News more than a year after he was forced out of ITV

Veteran broadcaster Alastair Stewart joins GB News more than a year after he was forced out of ITV News over ‘angry ape’ race row as he welcomes chance to ‘challenge the groupthink’ Alastair Stewart, 68, was one of Britain’s most trusted newsreaders on television But after a Shakespeare tweet was branded racist by some he … Read more

Veteran journalist Alastair Stewart joins GB News more than a year after he was forced out of rol…

Veteran journalist Alastair Stewart joins GB News more than a year after he was forced out of role at ITV News over ‘angry ape’ race row  By Dan Sales For Mailonline Published: 14:16 BST, 2 April 2021 | Updated: 14:16 BST, 2 April 2021 Veteran newsreader Alastair Stewart has joined new channel GB News – … Read more

BBC journalist is freed in Myanmar days after being detained 

A BBC journalist who was detained during the ongoing military crackdown in Myanmar has been freed, the corporation said today.   Aung Thura had been led away by men in plain clothes while reporting outside a courthouse in the capital Naypyitaw last Friday.  The BBC had said it was ‘extremely concerned’ about the Burmese Service journalist … Read more

BBC journalist is feared abducted by Myanmar military

BBC journalist is feared abducted by Myanmar military: Broadcaster ‘extremely concerned’ for reporter’s safety after he was ‘taken away’ as country rounds up media following coup The BBC has issued a statement concerning its Burmese reporter Aung Thura He was reportedly abducted by ‘unidentified men’ in capital Naypyidaw today It said it was now calling … Read more

Hitman who killed Maltese journalist reveals full details of the plot

One of three men accused of killing a Maltese anti-corruption journalist has revealed the full details of the deadly plot. Vince Muscat was sentenced to 15 years in prison in February after admitting his involvement in the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia – who was killed in a car bomb attack near her home in 2017. … Read more

BBC journalist Felicity Baker talks about her stammer in new documentary

BBC producer whose stammer was so bad she struggled to say her own name reveals in new documentary how she hid speech problems for years – until her colleague Sophie Raworth encouraged her to speak out BBC producer Felicity Baker opened up about her speech problems for new documentary I Can’t Say My Name: Stammering … Read more

TV journalist reporting on car thefts is robbed at gunpoint by thieves who steal his camera

TV reporter interviewing people in San Francisco about a recent string of car break-ins is robbed at gunpoint by three thieves who stole his crew’s camera equipment Don Ford, a reporter for KPIX, was setting up for a segment on car theft in Twin Cities Three thieves jumped out of a luxury car and demanded … Read more

Senior journalist in Scotland said Alex Salmond wanted Nicola Sturgeon to resign

Now a BBC star is baffled by claims in SNP feud: Senior journalist in Scotland is forced to make clarification after she said Alex Salmond wanted Nicola Sturgeon to resign in news report Sarah Smith said Alex Salmond believed Nicola Sturgeon misled parliament   The BBC Scotland Editor said Mr Salmond thinks she has broken ministerial … Read more