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Crime

Monday, November 21, 2011
Mary Rauto SUVA (The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch):  The Fiji Magistrates Court in Suva will next month rule on an application by the state for a closed court hearing in a sedition case...
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
JAYAPURA (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Thousands of protesters have staged a new pro-independence rally in Indonesia’s restive and resource-rich Papua region, demanding a referendum...
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
REGION (International Federation of Journalists / Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliate the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (...
Saturday, November 12, 2011
SYDNEY (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): A prominent Fiji and Australian journalist has condemned the Nine Entertainment Company for making a "breathtaking" six figure deal with the...
Thursday, November 10, 2011
REGION (IFJ / Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliate the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) in welcoming a Court of Appeals...
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
Graham Davis OPINION: The decision by the Nine Entertainment Company to enter into a six figure deal with the parents of a 14-year-old boy arrested in Bali for drug possession is breathtaking, even...
Thursday, September 29, 2011
BRISBANE (ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): An ABC journalist has been assaulted while covering a series of drug raids across south-east Queensland today, ABC News reports.   A man hit...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Yvonne Brill: Hiren Mohini will be remembered by his family as a good husband and loving father. But for most others, Mohini will be remembered as the tragic victim of murder for which the...
Thursday, September 8, 2011
David Robie: Hardly surprising for the Pacific cynics. At the beginning of the Pacific Islands Forum week, Wadan Narsey warned in an article for Pacific Scoop about five "real" issues...
Friday, September 2, 2011
JAKARTA (Jakarta Globe/Pacific Media Watch): It has been just over a year since Ridwan Salamun, a cameraman for Sun TV, was hacked to death while covering an inter-village clash in Tual district,...
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
PORT VILA (Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): The Media Association of Vanuatu says the Minister of ni-Vanuatu Business, Pastor Don Ken, is again trying to intimidate journalists for...
Friday, August 19, 2011
Victoria Young AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop/Pacific Media Watch): Tongan police will go backwards without the leadership of ousted Police Commissioner Chris Kelley, warns the director of the kingdom...
Monday, August 15, 2011
MANILA (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) in calling...
Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Wendy Bacon and Jenna Price SYDNEY (The Conversation/Pacific Media Watch): Writing about the boss is a delicate proposition for journalists. Go in too hard and your job could be on the line; too...
Thursday, July 28, 2011
SUVA (Radio New Zealand International/Pacific Islands Report/Pacific Media Watch) – Fiji’s interim regime is denying claims that it is suppressing information about the deaths of of two...