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Benjamin Watt Returns To Radio After 11-year Hiatus

Thu, 19 May 2022 05:49:27 +1200 | Benjamin Watt

Community radio station The Flea which broadcasts between Takapuna and Devonport will have a returning Radio Announcer starting on the 27th of May. Benjamin Thomas Watt 29, formerly known as DJ Benji in radio, started his radio career fresh out ...More >>

Euro-Med Monitor, Journalists For Human Rights Report Violations Against Press In Tunisia

Tue, 17 May 2022 19:10:03 +1200 | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva – In light of the disruption of a large part of the Constitution's provisions protecting rights and freedoms, violations against journalistic work in Tunisia have soared since President Kais Saied announced his exceptional measures on 25 July 2021, ...More >>

Euro-Med Monitor, Journalists For Human Rights Report Violations Against Press In Tunisia

Tue, 17 May 2022 19:08:50 +1200 | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva – In light of the disruption of a large part of the Constitution's provisions protecting rights and freedoms, violations against journalistic work in Tunisia have soared since President Kais Saied announced his exceptional measures on 25 July 2021, ...More >>

As Ad Dollars Move To Connected TV, Fraud Schemes Spike 70% Globally

Tue, 17 May 2022 11:16:58 +1200 | DoubleVerify

DoubleVerify (“DV”), a leading software platform for digital media measurement, data and analytics, today released its 2022 Global Insights Report , analysing media quality and performance trends from more than one trillion impressions delivered ...More >>

Following Decision To Ban Manifesto The Buffalo Mass Shooting Livestream Is Now Banned

Mon, 16 May 2022 11:23:24 +1200 | Classification Office

The livestream video of yesterday’s mass shooting in the United States has now been banned, Acting Chief Censor Rupert Ablett-Hampson announced this morning. The decision follows on from his decision yesterday to call in and ban the ‘manifesto’ ...More >>

Rogues And Spyware: Pegasus Strikes In Spain

Sat, 14 May 2022 19:45:53 +1200 | Binoy Kampmark

Weapons, lacking sentience and moral orientation, are there to be used by all. Once out, these creations can never be rebottled. Effective spyware, that most malicious of surveillance tools, is one such creation, available to entities and governments ...More >>

UN Experts Condemn Journalist Killing Amid Rising West Bank Violence

Sat, 14 May 2022 05:56:27 +1200 | UN Special Procedures - Human Rights

GENEVA (13 May 2022) - UN human rights experts* condemn the killing of Al Jazeera journalist, Shireen Abu Akleh, in the occupied West Bank and call for a prompt, transparent, thorough and independent investigation into her death. The experts said Abu Akleh’s ...More >>

ITUC Condemns Killing Of Journalist By Israeli Security Forces

Fri, 13 May 2022 20:14:48 +1200 | ITUC

The ITUC has condemned the killing of Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh and the wounding of producer Ali al-Samudi in Jenin, occupied Palestine, on 11 May. Ali Al-Samudi and a number of witnesses have blamed Israeli security forces for the shootings. ...More >>

MMF Aotearoa Announces Co-Pilot Scheme

Fri, 13 May 2022 12:09:15 +1200 | Music Managers Forum

Emerging and developing music managers play a critical role in the Australian and Aotearoa music landscape. Often at the forefront of discovery, experimentation and development, they are a vital part of the future of Australian and Aotearoa music. ...More >>

Shudder Acquires Award-winning Revealer Fresh Off Its U.s. Premiere

Fri, 13 May 2022 10:05:55 +1200 | Shudder

AUCKLAND – May 13, 2022 – Shudder, AMC Network’s premium streaming service for horror, thriller and the supernatural, has acquired Revealer , the feature debut from Emmy® Award-winning director Luke Boyce. The film, which made its U.S. premiere ...More >>

UN Officials Call For Probe Into Killing Of Al Jazeera Journalist Shireen Abu Akleh

Thu, 12 May 2022 16:59:15 +1200 | UN News

Senior officials from across the United Nations are calling for an investigation into the killing on Wednesday of well-known Al Jazeera correspondent Shireen Abu Akleh. The veteran Palestinian-American journalist, 51, was fatally shot while reporting ...More >>

Facebook ‘Listening’ Costs Taxpayer Quarter Of A Million

Thu, 12 May 2022 13:33:51 +1200 | ACT New Zealand

“The Government spent almost a quarter of a million dollars of taxpayers money monitoring your social media to form its Covid response,” says ACT Leader David Seymour. “Last week it was revealed a company commissioned by the Government has ...More >>

Spark Sport Confirms Free-to-air Broadcast Partner For FIA World Rally Championship And Brand-new Motorsport Series

Thu, 12 May 2022 13:16:12 +1200 | Spark Sport

Spark Sport has announced today that Warner Bros. Discovery NZ will be the exclusive New Zealand free-to-air broadcast partner for the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) when it returns to Aotearoa from 29 September to 2 October this year. Up to 80 million ...More >>

ADC Statement On The Assassination Of Shireen Abu Akleh

Thu, 12 May 2022 06:36:40 +1200 | ADC

Washington, D.C. | www.adc.org | May 11, 2022 - Early this morning in Jenin, Occupied Palestine, revered Palestinian voice Shireen Abu Akleh, a Palestinian American journalist for Al Jazeera, was assassinated by Israeli Occupation Forces snipers. Her brutal ...More >>

The Party Responsible For Killing Palestinian Journalist Must Be Held Accountable

Thu, 12 May 2022 06:14:32 +1200 | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva – Palestinian journalist and Al-Jazeera correspondent, Shirin Abu Akleh, was killed Wednesday morning during the Israeli army's storming of Jenin camp, northern West Bank, Euro-Med Human Rights Monitor said in a statement expressing utter condemnation. ...More >>

MIFTAH Mourns Veteran Palestinian Journalist And Former Employee Shireen Abu Aqleh

Thu, 12 May 2022 05:44:10 +1200 | MIFTAH

On behalf of the Board of Directors and its chairperson Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, the General Assembly and all staff, The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy – MIFTAH mourns with deep sorrow the killing of veteran Palestinian ...More >>

A New Head Of Music To Lead NZ On Air's Music Strategy

Tue, 10 May 2022 09:47:39 +1200 | NZ On Air

Irirangi te Motu | NZ On Air is very pleased to announce the appointment of respected long-time music industry executive Teresa Patterson as the new Head of Music. Ms Patterson has worked in the NZ music and arts industry for more than 25 years in ...More >>

Ukraine: Journalists Targeted And In Danger, Warn Top Rights Experts

Thu, 5 May 2022 19:34:53 +1200 | UN News

Journalists in Ukraine have been targeted and continue to face unprecedented dangers carrying out their work in the wake of the Russian invasion, top independent rights experts said on Wednesday. The alert from UN-appointed independent rights experts, ...More >>

Simon Bridges Confirmed To Host New Show On Stuff

Thu, 5 May 2022 07:05:34 +1200 | Stuff

The rumours are true, Simon Bridges is set to become New Zealand’s newest media star. Bridges today confirmed he has signed on to host Stuff’s first digital audio show. “After many years in politics, I’m thrilled to be joining Stuff,” says ...More >>

Ending Gender Digital Divide Is Critical To Full Enjoyment Of Women’s Rights, Says UN Expert

Wed, 4 May 2022 18:51:21 +1200 | UN Special Procedures - Human Rights

GENEVA (3 May 2022) – On World Press Freedom Day, UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of opinion and expression Irene Khan urged States to protect women journalists from online and offline attacks, and social media companies to ensure that online spaces ...More >>

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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