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Monday, June 13, 2011
Interview by Alex Perrottet: AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Centre/Pacific Media Watch): As Fiji's military regime comes under increasing international pressure, Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe...
Friday, June 10, 2011
Kim Bowden: FILM REVIEW: Apparently, cricket fighting was all the rage in imperial China, a sort of insect kung fu.
Thursday, June 2, 2011
Wadan Narsey: ANALYSIS: Someone kindly sent me the presentations at the recent symposium stage-managed by the Bainimarama regime and Fiji National Provident Fund (FNPF) management - and cruelly...
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
NUKU'ALOFA: Tevita Motulalo, managing editor of the Tonga Chronicle, talks to the fugitive colonel and one of the 2006 coup ringleaders from Fiji, Ratu Tevita Mara.
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
David Robie: OPINION: A couple of blog postings ago, Café Pacific observed about the ongoing Ratu Tevita Mara media circus: "This entire saga has all the hallmarks of a carefully...
Thursday, May 26, 2011
Thakur Ranjit Singh: OPINION: If the giveaway denomination of shilling and pound was not there, one could be forgiven for having assumed the above quote was from a report to Prime Minister John Key...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011
Alex Perrottet: AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Apart from the original tsunami report, released by the Samoan government last September – on the first anniversary of the tsunami – there...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011
Alex Perrottet: AUCKLAND: (Pacific Media Watch): The Broadcasting Standards Authority ruled earlier this month that the complaint by the Attorney-General of Samoa against Campbell Live's report...
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Ali Bell: OPINION: My trouble is I love tele's Border Patrol. I loved watching it so much, I even applied for a job with Immigration once, until I realised you had to be pretty tough and New...
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
David Robie's blog: Fugitive colonel Ratu Tevita Uluilakeba Mara has certainly tossed a proverbial cluster bomb in the kava bowl.
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...
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Alan Cocker OPINION: AUCKLAND: On first acquaintance, the news that the government's funding freeze had led Radio New Zealand to put its two grand pianos out to tender seemed, well, off-key....
Thursday, May 12, 2011
Roland Koroi SUVA: The recent ruling by the New Zealand Press Council against an article in the Sunday Star-Times on Fiji by New Zealand reporter Michael Field is not the first that has been made...
Thursday, May 12, 2011
This statement by journalist Jon Stephenson critiques NZ Defence and government's reaction to NZSAS/Afghanistan issue and the TV3 60 Minutes programme Take No Prisoners. OPINION: On 2 May, chief...
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...