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When will security services stop harassing Jamal Osman? — When will the security services stop harassing our British-Somali Africa reporter Jamal Osman? In the coming weeks we are broadcasting a series of films on Channel 4 News on migration, one of the major themes of our times.

'A wonderful man' - Graham Heslop remembered — Graham was a wonderful man: fun, compassionate, a brilliant cameraman and editor because he was a brilliant, instinctive journalist, a wonderful caring father and the stable anchor of every team. Like all our cameramen and women he worked his guts out, took enormous but calculated risks because he believed in what he was doing, and never stopped until the job was done.

The road to Qunu: a journey to Mandela's resting place — Following the Johannesburg memorial service and three days lying in state, on Saturday the body of Nelson Mandela will travel to Mvezo by air, and then on to Qunu, his birthplace and ancestral home.

Sri Lanka, 'impossible journalism' and Channel 4 News — Today, Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa closed what has been a controversial Chogm summit. The final communique avoided any mention of human rights - one of the central principles of the Commonwealth - instead agreeing to cooperate on a number of issues, including poverty reduction, trade and youth affairs.

Sri Lanka, 'Corrupted Journalism' and Channel 4 News — In the media pack given to all arriving journalists at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) being held in Sri Lanka next week is a 222 page book called " Corrupted Journalism". It is an out and out attack on Channel 4 and our journalism.
Dec 24, 2014

RT @ArtyBagger: Unarguable genius though he was, Norman Rockwell managed to terrify a generation of US kids with this one

Dec 24, 2014

RT @KanhemaPhoto: Livestreamer @stackizshort now broadcasting live from #Berkeley, Missouri, where #AntonioMartin was reportedly killed…

Dec 24, 2014

LIVE @ scene Livestreamer @stackizshort broadcasting from #Berkeley Missouri, where #AntonioMartin reportedly killed…

Dec 24, 2014

FOLLOW @RE_invent_ED: @ the scene The body has been out here for 2 hours. They are abt to put #antoniomartin in the back of a SVU #ferguson

Dec 24, 2014

RT @RE_invent_ED: #AntonioMartin is 18. Entire life ahead of him. I'm looking at his body on the ground. His bday is 9/19...#ferguson

Dec 24, 2014

RT @RE_invent_ED: #antoniomartin was 18 and he went to Jennings HS. He was shot for fitting a description #ferguson

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