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Friday, July 1, 2011
PORT VILA (Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): The publisher of Vanuatu’s Daily Post newspaper says he is looking at appealing against the sentence given to a government minister for...
Friday, July 1, 2011
David Robie: While a leading Indian politician was railing against media sensationalism and lack of credibility and a major Asian communications conference was meeting in Hyderabad this week, police...
Friday, June 17, 2011
PARIS (Reporters Sans Frontières/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Sans Frontières deplores the fatal shooting of radio journalist Romeo Olea in Iriga City (in Camarines Sur province,...
Friday, June 17, 2011
PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): The assault case of Daily Post publisher Marc Neil-Jones will remain in the jurisdiction of the Magistrates Court and not be committed to the...
Saturday, June 4, 2011
Liam Fox: PORT MORESBY (ABC News Online/Pacific Media Watch): A senior figure in the Papua New Guinea Media Council has been suspended after an audit of Australian aid found "anecdotal...
Saturday, June 4, 2011
Report – By the PMC news desk: The fugitive Fiji former military colonel, Ratu Tevita Mara, has called on the military regime to end the Public Emergency Regulation (PER) and “follow a...
Thursday, June 2, 2011
MANILA (IFEX/Pacific Media Watch): On the occasion of the 16th IFEX General Meeting in Beirut, Lebanon, 36 IFEX members, along with Centre for Law and Democracy (CLD) and the National Union of...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
SUVA (Fiji Ministry of Information/Pacific Media Watch): I wish to address the issue surrounding media coverage regarding the ex-soldier Ratu Tevita [Mara] who is in Tonga awaiting extradition....
Friday, May 27, 2011
Staff Reporter PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu's Minister of Public Utilties and Infrastructure Harry Iauko has been charged over the assault of Daily Post publisher...
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Mark Pearson: ANALYSIS: Just as Australia was regaining international respectability for its approach to media freedom, three recent events stand to undermine any progress.
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Ashlynne McGhee and staff BRISBANE (ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): Police have confirmed they arrested a journalist and seized his computer on Queensland's Gold Coast yesterday, after he...
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
OPINION: DUNEDIN, NZ (Otago Daily Times/Pacific Media Watch): Another chapter in the sorry saga of modern Fiji appears to be in the writing, and it is far too soon to predict how it will end. It is...
Saturday, May 14, 2011
Lieutenant-Colonel Tevita Uluilakeba Mara In Nuku'alofa: One of the key military officers who helped stage Fiji's 2006 coup and was earlier this month charged with sedition and attempted...
Sunday, May 8, 2011
David Robie's blog: In the wake of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre in New York on September 11, 2001, the remote Central Asian state of Kyrgyzstan proved itself a key ally in the...
Saturday, May 7, 2011
Edward Gay AUCKLAND: An activist who burned the New Zealand flag at an Anzac Day dawn service has had her conviction quashed by the Supreme Court. Valerie Morse was convicted of disorderly...