ABS CBN, GMA news websites not accessibleThe news websites of media giants ABS CBN and GMA-7 became inaccessible on Thursday morning.A notice that reads: “this connection is not private” appears from both websites when attempted to be visited.The notice also reads: “This website may be impersonating ‘news.ABS CBN.com’ to steal your personal or financial information. You should go back to the previous page.”A similar warning appears for GMA News Online, carrying the name of the media outlet in the notice.The notices still appear as of posting, according to some users, although some have reporte...
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Al Jazeera, Malaysiakini, and Code Blue news websites probed for critical reporting in Malaysia
Collage from the news websites of Al Jazeera, Malaysiakini, and Code Blue, plus the cover of a banned book in Malaysia.News groups, editors, and journalists continue to face charges and investigations in Malaysia for fulfilling their duty to inform.On June 12, Global Voices reported how Malaysia’s new government, which only came to power in March 2019, has already initiated cases against several journalists, bloggers, civil society leaders, opposition politicians, and other critics of Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin.Since then, there has been a surge cases filed against critical journalists.He...