Newspaper sales are down in most countries, but in Myanmar there are new choices now that private dailies are allowed alongside state publications. But journalists say proposed media laws fall short of full freedom.
A new report reignites the idea that social media users can be manipulated by misinformation, enabling a variety of actors to trigger violence between different groups. Morgan Meaker reports.
An attack on a prominent Bangladeshi editor, along with increased incidents of hacking and censorship, are all signs of an "imperiled" political environment in the run-up to Bangladesh's general election this autumn.
Following the publication of a story about the new owner of the Phnom Penh Post, the editor-in-chief has been fired and four staffers have resigned. The move has sparked fresh concerns over media freedom in the country.
After his paper reported on alleged prostitution in the holy city of Mashhad, a media boss has been jailed. Masshad is a bastion of arch-conservative support in Iran.
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