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  1. A free press for all

    Posted Sep 27th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... concerned about Al-Jazeera's broadcasting of al-Qaeda's tapes and the potential that represents for enhancing communications among terrorists.' He said the US 'firmly supports ... religious and economic. The debates broadcast by Al-Jazeera won't be seen on any other Arab network.' A report on the Israeli parliament's decision to expel Palestinian leader Yasser ...

  2. Al-Jazeera reaches out to the west

    Posted Sep 18th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... The station plans to broadcast an English-language news channel next year to promote an Arab view of world events The Arab satellite television network Al-Jazeera plans to counter ... network. US government officials have condemned its coverage of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq and broadcasting of video and audio tapes from al-Qaeda members, including founder and leader Osama ...

  3. Olympic dictatorship

    Posted Oct 09th 2009, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... and entities- more than any other international body, the UN included. No single event attracts as big an international television audience. The advertising, sponsorship and broadcasting contracts ...

  4. Tuned in, turned off

    Posted Jul 31st 2009, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Peter Kammerer The earth has limited area and resources. Irreparable damage has been caused to large swathes through environmental mismanagement and pollution. Almost one in seven ... of people. And televisions will give communities something to do late at night other than make babies. I sympathise wholeheartedly with this belief. My second child was conceived during a blackout ...

  5. Victory at all costs

    Posted May 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... and other independent sources of information means that no one knows for sure what happened. UN agencies are still being denied access to refugee camps. The final battle ground remains off limits ... the government handed out was dutifully broadcast or reprinted. War correspondents deserve the utmost respect. Braving death or injury to let the world know the truth about a conflict is a selfless act. ...

  6. The no-wealth factor

    Posted Jan 30th 2009, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... for their own consumption. An essentially closed-door policy towards global markets meant that there would be limited effect to the downturn in international demand for agricultural products. Laos ... and televisions are on their list of wanted possessions, but they are not must-haves. An article in Tuesday's edition of the Vientiane Times brought this plainly home to me. Somchit Souksavanh, ...

  7. Filmmaker gets a close-up of reality in the new, 'open' Singapore

    Posted Sep 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Peter Kammerer Foreign Editor Singaporean filmmaker Martyn See Tong Ming had no idea of the trouble he was setting himself up for when he got the idea of making a documentary on opposition leader Chee Soon Juan. Inspired by a Hong Kong-produced television programme on the island nation's founding father, Lee Kuan Yew, broadcast several times on Channel News Asia in 2002, ...

  8. Southeast Asia is a loser in the US 'war on terror'

    Posted Sep 10th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... political constraints in the US were limiting the level of help. The murder of two American missionaries in the Indonesian province of Papua in August last year was one example, Dr Huisken said. ... co-operation in the terrorism fight. Mr Bush focused on Iraq and Afghanistan during the televised speech, pledging that the US would ensure stability and creation of democratic governments. Congress ...

  9. Salvaged lives

    Posted Feb 17th 2005, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... and remote areas.' What was going to happen to those families, how the children were going to go to school with limited household income and whether they would be forced into the workforce ... Angelina Jolie told a television show three weeks ago that she intended to adopt a baby orphaned by the Boxing Day tsunami, her words surely struck a hollow note with victims still frantically ...



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