Mass Media

Putin signs "foreign agents" media law

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a law which will allow authorities to list foreign media operating in Russia as “foreign agents”, Reuters reports with a reference to RIA news agency. According to the …

Turkey jails two opposition journalists

An Istanbul court on Friday jailed two opposition journalists on hugely controversial charges of revealing state secrets, media reported, in a trial that has become a lightning rod for concerns about eroding press freedoms in Turkey. …

Zaman intends to continue its work

According to leaders of the Turkish newspaper Zaman, information published by local media that the authorities intended to to shut the edition down were baseless. The termination of the edition’s activity requires preliminarily …

Mikhail Kozhukhov to tell the world about Dagestan

Well-known Russian journalist and TV presenter Mikhail Kozhukhov will head  a group of 10 representatives of the national media, which will arrive in Dagestan with the aim of exploring the possibilities of tourist and recreational potential …

YouTube bans CSTRBK Grozny

Today the official account of the Chechen State television and radio broadcasting company on YouTube has been banned. According to the head of the Internet edition of the TV channel, Dmitry Efremov, it ...