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Obituary: Ali Mehravari

Friday 25 July 2014

Ali Mehravari (photo), Reuters correspondent, bureau chief and manager in Tehran for three decades in the second half of the 20th century, died on 19 July after a short illness. He was 91.

Peter Greste to appeal seven-year jail sentence in Egypt

Friday 25 July 2014

Jailed former Reuters journalist Peter Greste (photo) is to appeal against his conviction and seven-year jail sentence on terrorism-related charges in Egypt.

Stephen Adler: 'newsroom management - good, bad, and indifferent'

Wednesday 23 July 2014

Reuters is rolling out a "culture-and-values training program" for journalists promoted to newsroom management jobs.

Top editor hits back over 'reduced' climate coverage charge

Friday 18 July 2014

Managing editor Paul Ingrassia (photo) responded to critics who said he was responsible for reduced reporting by Reuters of climate change news.

Thomson Reuters TRust Index positive for first time

Thursday 17 July 2014

Trust sentiment in the top 50 global financial institutions continued to improve in the second quarter of 2014 as more banks - particularly those in the Americas - received positive scores to push the Thomson Reuters global TRust Index into positive territory for the first time.

The Reuter Society

The Reuter Society is a social network for former employees of Reuters or Thomson Reuters. The original Society was founded as a London-based club in 1990. The Reuter Society of America was launched in New York in 2014.

Haunts

Nostalgic recollections of some of the favourite places where Reuters people liked to gather - in Beirut, Hong Kong, Johannesburg, Kabul, London, New York, Nicosia, Paris, Saigon (now Ho Chi Minh CIty) and Washington.