Stories about English from April, 2018
"There was complete media blackout. But journalists were there [to] tell the story [through] social media. Self censorship sign of oppression"
"Salah, with his glorious football talent and good behaviour is introducing the real Islam to the world."
According to local legend and tradition, the Salahesh Fulbari garden in eastern Nepal is the place to be on the Nepali New Year's Day.
New research shows that the world's largest telecommunications companies disclose little to no information about their network shutdown policies and practices.
After seeing plastic waste was a growing problem throughout the country, Dr. Vasudevan devised a method for converting recycled, shredded plastic waste into flexible, long-lasting roadways.
Netizens suspect that the film is being restricted due to new US sanctions against ZTE, a Chinese telecommunications hardware company.
China Central Television backs Russian version of the Syrian crisis, saying chemical attacks were staged
Russia claims the Syrian chemical attacks were staged; China's state media echoes that narrative, but not everyone is buying into it.
RIA FAN, a Russian news outlet with known connections to the Saint Petersburg "troll factory", announced its latest project: a website called USA Really, aimed at a U.S.-based audience.
The move is significant, but it doesn’t mean that LGBT content will be spared from the latest censorship crackdown.
"We would get water two times a week, sometimes in the summer that is barely enough to get us through the week..."
"Asifa is not 'just the face of a child'; she symbolizes the violence her community faces."
‘Compromising journalism. Compromising a young woman's right to be herself. Compromising the nation.’
A Trinidad & Tobago newspaper is slammed for its "homophobic" coverage of history-making sprinter Michelle Lee Ahye.
"Thousands upon thousands of real people will be affected by a complete closure of the island. Real, breathing humans, not statistics."
"…the biggest threat to the stability and growth of the democratic process in Singapore is the government’s control of the media and information."
"This anti-war left exhibits deeply authoritarian tendencies, that place states at the centre of political analysis. . . . "
"We are all humans. We are all the same. When are you going to realize you’re on the wrong side of history?"
"We channel the voices of feminists, pluralists and progressives, or just those who are not afraid to be different, regardless of their genders, colors, or sexual preferences."
Only weeks after FrontPage Africa reported on the LEITI scandal, the newspaper was slammed with a crippling libel civil lawsuit. Press freedom activists believe FrontPage Africa has been targeted.
"Now to the assignment at hand, would Hillel have asked on an assignment about World War 2 to come up with ways for Nazi Germany to annihilate the Jewish people?"
And as a year-long battle between Telegram and the Russian authorities ended with the decision to block the app, reaction to the announcement has been passionate and often derisive.