International

News Coverage – International CNN has won the International News Coverage award for their coverage of Typhoon Haiyan.

The BBC, ITN, Sky, ABC News, NBC News and Reuters have signed an open letter to the Egyptian authorities concerning foreign correspondent Peter Greste and two more Al Jazeera journalists. Since 29 December last year the foreign correspondent Peter Greste… Read more

NBC News Special Correspondent Tom Brokaw has revealed he has been diagnosed with cancer. Brokaw, who has worked at NBC News since 1966, was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow, in August at… Read more

On December 29, 2013, Three Al Jazeera journalists – Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed – were detained in Egypt, and their colleague Abdullah Elshamy has languished in prison without charge for six months. On January 29, 2014, the… Read more

Fox News presenter Megyn Kelly thanked her family, viewers, and staff as she presented ‘America Live’ for the final time. Kelly will be taking maternity leave and then moving to primetime on the Fox News Channel when she returns in… Read more

Al Jazeera America will launch on Tuesday 20th August 2013. The US based news channel will provide both domestic news and international news for American audiences. The new channel will be based in New York City. In addition to the… Read more

Oh dear someone at CNN obviously didn't get the memo – runs obit pic of Thatcher with Jimmy Savile: pic.twitter.com/7NIIqHGS6x — Neal Mann (@fieldproducer) April 8, 2013

CNN International has been named News Channel of the Year 2011/2012.. Congrats to CNN for their success at RTS awards. #rtsawards #rtstvj — alan grady (@alanalexgrady) February 20, 2013 Thoroughly well deserved team CNN for winning Newschannel of the Year… Read more

Jon Williams, World News Editor at the BBC, is to leave his post to join America’s ABC News network as Managing Editor for International News. ABC News President Ben Sherwood said: “I am delighted to report that Jon Williams is… Read more

Jake Tapper, who has served the last four years as ABC’s senior White House correspondent, has joined CNN as an anchor of a new weekday programme and as chief Washington correspondent. “We are thrilled to have Jake join CNN and… Read more

Just got into #Gaza http://t.co/GVIzhNr4 — Anderson Cooper (@andersoncooper) November 18, 2012

Major Garrett, congressional correspondent for the National Journal, has been named the new chief White House correspondent for CBS. Garrett replaces Norah O’Donnell, who held the position since June 2011, before becoming a co-anchor on CBS This Morning, replacing Erica… Read more

Testing the special production lights projected on to 30 Rock #DemocracyPlaza #NBCPolitics #decision2012 pic.twitter.com/9YfH0Jaj — Dwaine Scott (@nbcnewscrew) November 4, 2012

Keir Simmons has become a Daddy to two little girls. Taking to his public Facebook account to announce the news, Keir said: “Our twins are here! They are early and very small. “So are being looked after by wonderful doctors… Read more

Sky News is now available in the United States and Canada via the largest aggregator of live television news online, Livestation. Viewers in the U.S. and Canada will have access to Sky News’ international feed by subscribing to Livestation for… Read more

BBC World Service programme Newshour will be presented by five guest presenters, from Monday 26 September to Friday 30 September. The presenters – drawn from the world of international broadcasting and media – will each present the programme for one… Read more

NBC’s [[Andrea Mitchell]] today told viewers she is battling breast cancer. At the end of her show, Andrea said: “On a personal note, or how I spent my summer vacation, I had planned to be hiking in Wyoming last week… Read more

CBS News presenter, Harry Smith, is leaving the network. Smith, who joined CBS News in 1986 as a Dallas-based reporter and was named a correspondent a year later, will join NBC’s new primetime news show presented by [[Brian Williams]]. CBS… Read more

MSNBC has announced that they have “indefintely” suspended Mark Halperin for claiming that Obama was “kind of a dick” at his press conf. yesterday. MSNBC said: “Mark Halperin’s comments this morning were completely inappropriate and unacceptable. We apologize to the… Read more

NBC has posted a new Today promo on YouTube with new presenting team Matt Lauer, Ann Curry, Natalie Morales, and Al Roker. Meredith Vieira stepped down as host of Today last week after almost five years in the job.

Katie Couric has presented her last CBS Evening News tonight. Katie announced last month that she will step down on 19th May 2011. 60 Seconds correspondent, Scott Pelley, will take over from the 6th of June.

The Al Jazeera journalist who went missing in Syria on April 29th is back in Doha, Qatar. An Al Jazeera spokesman said: “I’m delighted to let you know that Dorothy Parvaz has been released and is safe and well and… Read more

Missing Al Jazeera correspondent, Dorothy Parvaz, has been deported to Iran. Parvaz had been detained in Syria by government officials, after arriving in the capital city, Damascus on April 29th. She had flown from Doha, site of Al Jazerra’s head… Read more

The Syrian government has confirmed they have detained Al Jazeera correspondent, Dorothy Parvaz. Parvaz left Doha for Syria on Friday to help cover events taking place in the country right now. However, no contact has been made since she disembarked… Read more

Scott Pelley has been named the new presenter of CBS Evening News. Pelley is currently working as a reporter on CBS ’60 mintues’ and will continue to do so. His recent ’60 Minutes’ reports include late-breaking stories such as the… Read more