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AUSTRALIA: Man who attacked scribe in Oz an Indian

ABC News researcher worked as an undercover reporter for a story on migration and education scams
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FIJI: Minister files multi-million dollar lawsuit

Finance Minister Mahendra Chaudhry accuses 'Fiji Times' of defamation
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NEW ZEALAND: Critical journalism award revamped

Publishing added to criteria to encourage commercial media to provide more articles on public issues
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NEW ZEALAND: N.Z. documentary heats up cold case of Japanese woman slain in '98

Televised documentary prompts public to contact police with information about the unsolved murder of 29-year-old Kayo Matsuzawa
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FIJI: Interim government restricts freedom of expression

Fijians and local media lose even more rights after the government reactivates emergency protocols
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NEW ZEALAND: Author challenges journalists to develop an inclusive media

Carol Archie's new book about cross-cultural reporting released at AUT University
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FIJI: Researchers call for deeper understanding from coup reporters

Researchers publish findings in Pacific Journalism Review 20 years after the first coup
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AUSTRALIA: Media gag order on Hicks may not apply in Australia

U.S. military commission tried to bar a Taliban militan from speaking to the media
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AUSTRALIA: General's warrant not Aus government

Australian government says decision to issue a warrant for retired Indonesian general was made by New South Wales state coroner
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NEW ZEALAND: Columnist Ranjit Singh criticises NZ media

Former Fiji Daily Post publisher calls New Zealand media 'parachute journalists' in coverage of Fiji coup
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FIJI: Fiji politicians condemn military coup

Politicians' concern not documented by the censored media
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FIJI: Military threats force temporary closure of two Fiji daily newspapers

Military representatives ordered paper not to publish 'propaganda' against new leadership after coup
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AUSTRALIA: Murdoch talks up News Corp papers' profits

Despite revenue problems in the print media, the tycoon said things are still rosy, especially with Internet advertising
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AUSTRALIA: Cartoon on 'Croc Man' death to be screened

South Park episode featuring Steve Irwin will air in the United States this week, in Australia likely next year
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AUSTRALIA: Aussies feel threatened by BPO data theft

New documentary shows Indian businesses mistreating their customer's personal information
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AUSTRALIA: Bush made us beg for war data, says Australia's Howard

Howard confirms claims in Woodward's book that allies were denied info
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AUSTRALIA: Thousands converge at Croc Man's service

Thousands say goodbye at Steve Irwin memorial broadcast live around the globe
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AUSTRALIA: 'Steve Irwin's memorial won't turn into circus'

Manager says service, to be televised live around the world, will not be 'publicity spectacle'
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AUSTRALIA: Private funeral service held for 'crocodile hunter' Irwin

Wildlife TV star buried in grounds of family's zoo
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AUSTRALIA: Croc Hunter's death on tape

Steve Irwin's manager describes footage of encounter with poisonous stingray
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