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Charlie Hebdo is honoured in New York under increased security| Reuters

May 06, 2015

Charlie Hebdo is honoured in New York under increased security| Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, targeted in a deadly attack earlier this year by Islamist gunmen, was being honoured on Tuesday at a New York gala under heavy security, organizers said. The award from the PEN American Center comes two days after two gunmen opened fire at a Texas exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad, depictions that Muslims consider offensive. #Business #Economy #France #Middle East #science #Italy #United Kingdom #Copyright #Latin America #opinion #lifestyle
Last chance for Cameron and Miliband to break UK election deadlock | Reuters

May 06, 2015

Last chance for Cameron and Miliband to break UK election deadlock | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Campaigning in Britain's most unpredictable election in a generation enters its final day on Wednesday with the two main parties level in most polls and neither on track to command a majority in the parliament of the world's fifth largest economy. #Economy #facebook #Technology #Middle East #science #Italy #Argentina #United Kingdom #Copyright #opinion
Video shows Rwandan peacekeepers shooting protesters in Mali - sources| Reuters

May 06, 2015

Video shows Rwandan peacekeepers shooting protesters in Mali - sources| Reuters

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Secret footage shows a Rwandan policeman in the blue helmet of a United Nations peacekeeper in Mali earlier this year carefully take aim at a civilian protester, squeeze the trigger and shoot, according to sources who saw the video. The videotape, taken by a Chinese U.N #Economy #France #markets #Africa #Italy #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Entertainment #Mexico #opinion #lifestyle
Exclusive - U.S. approves $330 million for bird flu outbreak in poultry| Reuters

May 06, 2015

Exclusive - U.S. approves $330 million for bird flu outbreak in poultry| Reuters

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. government will tap an additional $330 million in emergency funds to cover farmer claims related to the fast-spreading bird flu outbreak and other efforts to contain the disease, U.S. Agriculture Department sources told Reuters on Tuesday. #Business #Economy #Sports #France #science #Africa #Italy #United Kingdom #Copyright #Mexico
Two rockets fired into Baghdad's heavily fortified 'Green Zone'| Reuters

May 06, 2015

Two rockets fired into Baghdad's heavily fortified 'Green Zone'| Reuters

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two rockets were fired into Baghdad's heavily fortified "Green Zone", home to the prime minister's office and several Western embassies, on Tuesday, and car bombs elsewhere in the capital killed seven people. No casualties were reported in the rare attack on the Green Zone, police and medical sources said. #Business #India #Technology #France #markets #Africa #Argentina #United Kingdom

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Should media regulations also include social media?

Nov 28, 2012

Should media regulations also include social media?

You can be a reporter just with Twitter now, so what do you do with journalists who are not part of newspapers? Are they beyond new regulations? Are the websites belonging to newspapers held to the same standard of reporting? #social media #HowThisWorks #David Cameron #United Kingdom #Lord Leveson