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A fresh take on the news big and bizarre in the newspapers, on websites, blogs and social media. From Monday to Friday at 8.45 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2017-06-26

20 years of Harry Potter

MediaWatch takes a look at the much-anticipated meeting between the Indian prime minister and the US president. Some have been predicting a political "bromance", others a battle of handshakes. Plus, celebrating 20 years of magic and mayhem. The first instalment of Harry Potter was published on this day in 1997.

By Emma JAMES

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2018-08-20 MediaWatch

#MeToo accuser is accused in turn

Italian actress Asia Argento was one of the first to publicly accuse Harvey Weinstein of rape and is now herself at the centre of a controversy over having allegedly sexually...

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2018-08-09 MediaWatch

#MyCameraIsMyWeapon campaign takes on Iran's mandatory hijab law

An online movement encourages women to upload images of themselves defying Iran's compulsory veil law. Plus: Filmmaker Michael Moore has a new politically-charged documentary...

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2018-08-08 MediaWatch

Argentinians raise voices on social media ahead of abortion vote

We look at how people in Argentina are using social media to make their voices heard ahead of the historic vote on whether or not to legalize abortion. Plus, China's war on...

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2018-08-07 MediaWatch

Infowars' social media battle

Does social media have a duty to protect free speech or should it stop the spread of conspiracy theories? Infowars and Alex Jones have seen accounts blocked and videos and...

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2018-08-06 MediaWatch

Tributes to the ‘Chef of the Century’

"Chef of the Century" Joël Robuchon has died at the age of 73. He leaves a lasting culinary legacy, but it's his signature mashed potatoes that everyone is talking about. Plus,...

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