FNJ probes Chitwan journalist attack

An investigation team formed by the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) to study the incident of attack on a journalist Narayan Adhikari has started its work from today in Chitwan district. Adhikari is a correspondent of Rastriya Samachar Samiti (RSS). The five-member team under the coordination of senior Vice-President of FNJ, Khil Bahadur Bhandari, started […]

BBC Journalists Attacked In Russia While Investigating Reports Of Russian Soldiers Dying In Ukraine

The BBC has lodged a protest with Russian authorities after journalists were beaten in a “coordinated attack” while working on a story in southern Russia. Journalists, including the BBC’s Moscow correspondent Steve Rosenberg, were reportedly investigating reports of Russian servicemen being killed near the border with Ukraine. In a statement, the broadcaster said “After filming […]

RT crews under fire, armed rioters take over hotel, fire from windows in Kiev

RT’s camera crews have been fired upon by rioters as they tried to film the escalating violence on Kiev’s Independent Square. Armed protesters have taken control of Hotel Ukraine, trapping members of the RT crew inside. Follow RT’s LIVE UPDATES “We were just shot at. It broke a window over here. We were standing centimeters […]

BBC journalists attacked and equipment smashed in Russia

MOSCOW—The British Broadcasting Corp. said unidentified men attacked a team of its journalists and destroyed their camera as it was investigating reports of Russian servicemen being killed near the border with Ukraine. The public-funded broadcaster said its staff were badly beaten by at least three assailants in the southern Russian city of Astrakhan on Tuesday. […]