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Friday, March 21, 2014 - 14:22
BOOK LAUNCH: Don't Spoil My Beautiful Face: Media, Mayhem and Human Rights in the Pacific By David Robie. Foreword by Kalafi Moala Publisher: Little Island Press
Friday, July 15, 2011 - 18:53
Brother Number One, a New Zealand documentary about the torture and murder of yachtsman Kerry Hamill by the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia in 1978, has been launched at international film festivals in New...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Freddy Mou PORT MORESBY (PNG Loop/Pacific Media Watch): A final clearance from Prime Minister Peter O’Neill will determine if exiled West Papuan human rights leader Benny Wenda gets deported...
Saturday, March 21, 2015
SUVA (Fijileaks/Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji Trade Unions Congress has accused the Fiji government of "misleading" the United Nations Human Rights Council over the legitimacy of the...
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Vijay Narayan SUVA (Fijivillage.com/Pacific Media Watch): The United Nations Human Rights Council has adopted the outcome of the Universal Periodic Review of Fiji after presentations by Attorney-...
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Kamis SURABAYA, Indonesia (Pacific Scoop/Antara/Pacific Media Watch): The Indonesian navy’s Eastern Fleet Command has sunk three Philippines fishing boats at the naval base in Sorong, West...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
SUVA (Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): The member of Fiji's opposition Sodelpa party at the centre of a dispute with the Fiji Sun says the retraction of a Media Industry Development...
Friday, March 6, 2015
Vaimoana Tapaleao AUCKLAND (The New Zealand Herald/Television New Zealand/Pacific Media Watch): Leaders of Pacific nations are beginning to speak out about claims New Zealand has been keeping too...
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Nemani Delaibatiki SUVA (Fiji Sun/Pacific Media Watch): Media Industry Development Authority (MIDA) chairman Ashwin Raj has been given until next Monday to retract and apologise to the Fiji Sun...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
SUVA (Radio NZ International/Fiji Sun/Pacific Media Watch): The furore over a contested Media Industry Development Authority “ruling” against the Fiji Sun over two newspaper articles...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
SUVA (The Fiji Times/Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): A Fiji Media Development Authority (MIDA) "ruling" that the Fiji Sun has breached the Media Decree following a complaint...
Friday, February 20, 2015
Torika Chandra SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch):  More open discussions should be held so society can move away from maintaining a rape culture and glamourising emotional domestic...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
AUCKLAND (Radio NZ's Nine to Noon/Pacific Media Watch): After US journalist and documentary maker Laura Poitras received encrypted emails from someone with information on the US government'...
Monday, February 2, 2015
BRISBANE (Al Jazeera/Pacific Media Watch): The family of Peter Greste, who has been released by Egyptian authorities after 400 days in prison, have said the award-winning Al Jazeera journalist'...
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Serafina Silaitoga SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch):  A petition campaign to review the 2010 Fiji Media Industry Development Decree, introduced four years after a military coup, will...