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How to stop Ebola: Centers for Disease Control confirms first case of virus in US (part 2)

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How to stop Ebola: Centers for Disease Control confirms first case of virus in US

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Peugeot at Paris Motor Show: "We are recovering"

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Video: Syrian student risks her life to film IS group stronghold

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The Iraqi TV show where victims confront terrorists

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Hong Kong protesters use Firechat to evade censorship

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US media reacts to ebola scare

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I will support Hillary Clinton, will.i.am tells France 24

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Germany: Spread of radical Islam propaganda sparks concerns

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A fresh take on the news big and bizarre in newspapers, on news websites, blogs and social media. We also look at stories about how the media functions and how it's evolving in today's society. From Monday to Friday at 8.45 pm Paris time.

MEDIAWATCH

MEDIAWATCH

Latest update : 2014-04-04

Censorship backfires on Chinese government and Xi Jinping plays with fire

We focus on China this evening, where Chinese state media and social media have undergone a role-reversal: unusually candid coverage of environmental protests in China's national press, but virtual silence online. We examine why, and what these protests are really about. Plus, a corruption scandal of unprecedented proportions - the New Yorker's explainer of Zhou Yongkang's rumoured house arrest underscores the epic gamble Xi Jinping is taking. And PSG fans go nuts online after beating Chelsea.

By Halla MOHIEDDEEN

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2014-10-01 Ebola

US media reacts to ebola scare

The first case of ebola has been confirmed in the United States - we take a look at how the US media has been reacting. Also, far-right leader Marine Le Pen may be attempting to...

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2014-09-29 media

On the frontline of horror: Editing images from war zones

The AFP's "Making-Of" news blog details the gruesome task for picture and video editors of sifting through material sent from war zones. Later, we look at a story from Australia...

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2014-09-29 China

China censors Hong Kong protests on social media

We take a look at censorship of Hong Kong protests in mainland Chinese media and how users are getting around it. Also, Valérie Trierweiler visits a market and it becomes a media...

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2014-09-26 media

French Muslims say #NotInMyName

French Muslims gathered across the country today to condemn the beheading of Hervé Gourdel by Islamic extremists. Also, a new social network that could challenge Facebook's...

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2014-09-25 Nicolas Sarkozy

French Muslims condemn hostage beheading

French Muslim associations have strongly condemned the beheading of Hervé Gourdel by a jihadist group in Algeria. Also, Nicolas Sarkozy holds his first political rally amidst...

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