One-hundred-year-old Bruno Rottenbach is the oldest active journalist working in Germany. His fingers are no longer as quick as his mind, so he dictates all the articles for his quarterly magazine published in Tauberbischofsheim.
After the fall of apartheid, South Africa's national broadcaster SABC was transformed into a vibrant source of independent information. But things have since changed – and not for the better.
After four decades in print, Gwen Lister says she's been called a "dinosaur" because she was and remains a believer in newspapers – even in the face of the digital tsunami.
Researchers in India have rediscovered a tree frog thought to be extinct since the 19th century. The frog has a novel way of feeding its young.
The Nazis cancelled it, the GDR circumvented it. It was only after German reunification 25 years ago that freedom of the press was permanently anchored in the German constitution. But it is not limitless.
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