International

Clarissa Ward has joined ABC News as Moscow correspondent. The former Middle East-based correspondent for Fox News will report for all ABC News broadcasts, including World News, Nightline and Good Morning America. This will be the first ABC has had… Read more

ABC News is assigning seven reporters to new overseas posts in what is the networks largest expansion of foreign bureaus in two decades. ABC News President David Westin said “Technology has dramatically changed how we gather the news around the… Read more

Shepard Smith will present The Fox Report on Monday 24th September from a new state-of-the-art Studio. The High-tech studio and set will feature multiple plasmas, rear projection walls among over new technology. The studio technology will be able to change… Read more

Dan Rather has filed a $70 million lawsuit against CBS, Viacom Inc., and three of his former bosses. According to The New York Times, Rather, who left the network amid controversy over his reporting on a piece about President Bush’s… Read more

Former Court TV reporter, Savannah Guthrie has joined NBC News as news correspondent. Guthrie, spent several years in local TV news as a reporter and anchor in the 90s and freelanced for NBC-owned WRC-TV in Washington, D.C. before practicing law… Read more

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The CNN cable television news network said on Thursday it would stop using the Reuters news service, ending a 27-year relationship, to contain costs and invest in its own news gathering operations. The global television news… Read more

Al Jazeera has 20 branded London taxis which have been attracting tourists and Londoners. The taxis feature some of Al Jazeera English channel’s well-known faces including Sir David Frost, Rageh Omar, Darren Jordan, Lauren Taylor, Stephen Cole, Veronica Pedrosa, Jasim… Read more

CBS news anchor Katie Couric plans to leave Wednesday for an ambitious reporting trip to Iraq and Syria in anticipation of a crucial military report on progress of the American effort. Couric will anchor the “CBS Evening News” from Baghdad… Read more

NBC’s Chip Reid has joined CBS News. Reid is currently NBC’s Capitol Hill correspondent and will join CBS News with the same job title. Reid, who will join CBS on September 4th has covered the House and Senate for NBC… Read more

ITN and Guardian Films are the only two British Producers to be Nominated at the prestigious International Emmy news awards 2007. ITN was nominated for its Channel 4 News report Lebanon Endgame. It goes up against Philippines broadcaster ABS-CBN’s Bandila:… Read more

Rules governing impartiality in TV news could be relaxed, which would pave the way for more opinionated news. The media watchdog Ofcom today conceded that relaxing the rules for broadcasters could lead to versions of Fox News in the UK…. Read more

As Larry King marks his first half-century on the air, CNN will be saluting King?s reign with some special programs. Larry, who joined CNN in June 1985, will be joined on Monday?s show by Oprah Winfrey, on Tuesday by Katie… Read more

Laurence Lee has joined Al-Jazeera English as a presenter based at its London Broadcast Centre. Lee was previously a correspondent at Sky News. He has covered the Israel-Lebanon conflict from northern Israel, the 2004 Presidential elections, the uprisings in Georgia… Read more

Al-Jazeera has today launched its new international news channel. Al-Jazeera English, which is broadcast from four dedicated broadcast centres in Doha, Kuala Lumpur, London and Washington DC, launched at 1200 GMT. The channel features established names such as Darren Jordon,… Read more

Al-Jazeera’s new international news channel has been renamed on the eve of its launch. Al-Jazeera International will now become Al-Jazeera English. No formal details have been announced as to why the channel’s name has been changed but it is reported… Read more

Al-Jazeera International has confirmed two more programmes which will be broadcast on the channel. Inside Story, a daily half-hour discussion programme, will go beyond the headlines and the standard approach to stories, putting them under the microscope to anlayse and… Read more

Al-Jazeera International has announces the appointment of more presenters to its new channel which launches on Wednesday November 14. Nazanine Moshiri, who previously worked as a presenter of ITV’s Morning News, joins the channel’s London broadcast Centre in Knightsbridge as… Read more

Al-Jazeera International today announced that it will launch at 12pm GMT on Wednesday November 15. The inaugural broadcast will be from the channels main broadcast centre in Doha. The channel will also be broadcast from centres in Kuala Lumpur, London… Read more

ITN newscaster Shiulie Ghosh has signed on with Al Jazeera International. Ghosh presents ITN’s weekend bulletins and some 6.30pm weekday editions. Al Jazeera recently appointed former BBC World Service Trust and Arabic service executive Ibrahim Helal as deputy managing director… Read more

Al-Jazeera International has announced a number of signings to its sports team ahead of the channel’s launch next month. Five News reporters Andy Richardson and Rahul Pathak, who has presented both news and sport bulletins for the channel, are to… Read more

Barbara Serra has signed with Al Jazeera International. Barbara will report from the UK and Europe during the week and present for the channel on weekends. Barbara, who left BskyB last week, joined Sky News in 2003 as a reporter… Read more

ITV’s Felicity Barr has joined Al-Jazeera International as anchor for its London broadcast centre. Felicity will co-present the news with Stephen Cole, former senior presenter for BBC World. Felicity’s last night on ITV News was the 8th February ’06. Images… Read more

CNN today announced the appointment of Anchor/Correspondent Anjali Rao to the network’s Asia Pacific regional headquarters in Hong Kong. Rao is to co-anchor ‘WORLD NEWS ASIA’ alongside Andrew Stevens, joining CNN from Sky News. Rao is the third signing for… Read more