Social media not helpful in sending viewers to news sites: Study

News organisations do not get readers through referrals from social media or search engines, a new study has found.

China shuts down over 100 independent news websites

China has shut down more than 100 privately-run news websites since May this year, defending the move as part of a campaign against extortionists, but critics alleged that it was a crackdown on citizen journalists.

Myanmar authorities unblock some banned websites

Many news websites have been blocked since 2007, when the military junta launched a bloody crackdown on pro-democracy.
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