Posts Tagged ‘ Channel 4 ’

The Uncorrupted Truth: Channel 4 Refutes Government’s Propaganda

Mar 2nd, 2014 | By

The Sri Lankan government’s propaganda took another blow just days before the opening of the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Commission when Channel 4 categorically refuted the allegations made against it in government sponsored publication called Corrupted Journalism: Channel 4 and Sri Lanka . In an unprecedented step the UK based Channel 4

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Channel-4 journalists sent back to Colombo; Not allowed to proceed to Jaffna

Nov 14th, 2013 | By

Channel -4 journalists including Callum Macrae, who were heading to the North were sent back to Colombo in a special vehicle by the police saying it was being done for security reasons after their train was blocked at Anuradhapura Railway Station by a group of protesters. Meanwhile Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said the safety of

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Commonwealth: Raise Rights at Sri Lanka Summit of CHOGM

Nov 13th, 2013 | By

Media Guide a Tool to Press for Answers Governments attending the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting should press the host, Sri Lanka, on accountability for alleged war crimes and ongoing human rights abuses, Human Rights Watch and the Sri Lanka Campaign for Peace and Justice said today. The two groups released a media guide for

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