Thursday, June 20, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Fairfax NZ): A prominent TV editor in Fiji has been forced to quit after he complained on air that the daughter of the country's dictator was playing music too...
Friday, June 14, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Radio New Zealand International): A Tongan newspaper has been found guilty of defaming the Prime Minister.
Monday, June 10, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / ABC Radio Australia): Former Melbourne detective Charlie Bezzina says Fijian authorities should have already taken action over a video showing the torture of two...
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
SYDNEY (Pacific Media Watch / ABC Australia) Media in Nauru has been ordered by President Sprent Dabwido not to cover anything of a political nature in the days leading up to the election next month.
Friday, May 24, 2013
APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Watch): Three female reports from the Samoa Observer were threatened and assaulted yesterday in the presence of three police officers, when covering a traffic...
Friday, April 26, 2013
Daniel Drageset AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): In order for Pacific news media to do their job in a well-functioning democracy, they need better pay, journalism Professor Mark Pearson argues.
Saturday, October 22, 2011
MELBOURNE (Australian Network News / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji risks becoming an electoral autocracy if the government maintains its tight control over the media, the University of the South...