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Two Chinese public media banned from island

Reporters Without Borders has challenged the Taiwanese authorities’ decision to ban two major Chinese media from operating on the island. Taiwan (...)

Published on 14 April 2005 Read

China

Satisfaction at choice of Cheng Yizhong for UNESCO press freedom award

Reporters Without Borders voiced "immense satisfaction" today at the news that Chinese journalist Cheng Yizhong is to be awarded the 2005 (...)

Published on 8 April 2005 Read

Thailand

Burmese journalists threatened by Thai government decision on refugees

Reporters Without Borders and the Burma Media Association voiced alarm today about a Thai government decision on 9 March to make all Burmese (...)

Published on 7 April 2005 Read

Nepal

Provincial newspaper editor dies two weeks after being shot in the head

Reporters Without Borders voiced dismay today at the death of provincial newspaper editor Khagendra Shrestha on 31 March from gunshot wounds to (...)

Published on 4 April 2005 Read

Nepal

Arrests of journalists and censorship continue two months after emergency declared

At least 45 journalists have been detained for questioning or arrested by the security forces since King Gyanendra declared a state of emergency (...)

Published on 30 March 2005 Read

China

Lecturer sacked in growing university crackdown on freedom of expression

Reporters Without Borders today condemned the sacking of Beijing University journalism lecturer Jiao Guobiao and called on the government to (...)

Published on 30 March 2005 Read

Afghanistan

Conservatives wage new campaign against "anti-Islamic" TV stations

Reporters Without Borders today called on President Hamid Karzai to take a clear and definitive public stance in support of cable television and (...)

Published on 29 March 2005 Read

Philippines

Newspaper columnist gunned down in front of her 10-year-old daughter

Special task force will investigate columnist’s murder The Philippine National Police set up a special task force on 28 which will be headed by (...)

Published on 28 March 2005 Read

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