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Latest update : 2012-07-19

Just fluff or seriously sexist?

A female minister wears a skimpy summer dress to address parliament and is heckled. The incident has sparked a debate about sexism in French politics. We also look at how tweets are fuelling rumours about events in Syria. That's Media Watch for this Thursday 19th July, 2012.

By Nicholas RUSHWORTH

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2015-08-03 Calais

Migrant Crisis: The Blame Game

Media Watch takes a look at the latest round in the Calais migrant crisis blame game. A French MP says the UK has caused the problem, by making life too easy for migrants and...

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2015-07-31 animals

#CecilTheLion : Hunter Becomes The Hunted

Media Watch takes a look at the latest developments following the death of Cecil the lion. Zimbabwe wants the American dentist who killed him to be extradited, but Walter Palmer...

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2015-07-30 Calais

Calais migrant crisis: Risking death for a better life

A war of words has broken out between Britain and France after a spike in deaths at the Channel Tunnel – we take a look at some of the reactions.

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2015-07-29 Zimbabwe

The hunter hunted

An American dentist, Walter Palmer, has become the internet's most hated man after killing a well-known Zimbabwean wild lion, Cecil. First though, online reactions to Laurent...

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2015-07-29 Zimbabwe

The hunter hunted

An American dentist, Walter Palmer, has become the internet's most hated man after killing a well-known Zimbabwean wild lion, Cecil. First though, online reactions to Laurent...

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