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Latest update : 2012-07-04

Le Parisien: 'Ministers on a diet'

Le Parisien and Le Huff Post lead with "Ministers on a diet". While the new French government is preaching growth to other EU countries, it is practicing austerity at home by reining in the ministerial gravy train. That's the focus for Media Watch, Tuesday 3rd July 2012.

By Nicholas RUSHWORTH

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2015-07-06 Greece

#Varoufexit: Greece's finance minister bows out

MediaWatch delves into reactions to the resignation of Greece's finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis. Speculation is rife about why he stepped down after securing the "No" vote...

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2015-07-03 Greece

Vote 'No' for dignity and democracy ≠OXI

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras gives a rousing speech in Syntagma square, urging an "Oxi" or "No" vote in the upcoming referendum. Internationally, tourists on social media...

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2015-07-02 Egypt

Egypt cracks down on media

In MediaWatch in the France 24 Debate, we take a look at Egypt's crackdown on freedom of speech.

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2015-07-02 caricature

'Hands off Les Guignols'

A social media campaign is gathering pace to protest the potential axing of a popular political satire show in France, "Les Guignols de l'info". Also, a look at the debate in the...

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2015-07-01 Greece

Crowdfund Greek media instead of Greek debt!

As a crowdfunding project raises almost one million euros to help Greece, we look at the limits of such an initiative. Meanwhile, a project to help the Greek media also creates...

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