Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

EYE ON AFRICA

South Africa vows to recover 'looted cash' in VBS bank collapse scandal

Read more

BUSINESS DAILY

EU rejects Italy's budget proposal

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

A climactic day in fallout of Khashoggi killing

Read more

THE DEBATE

The Pressure on Saudi Arabia: What Turkey knows about Khashoggi murder

Read more

ENCORE!

The Joubran Trio: 'We hope one day to be free of our identity'

Read more

FOCUS

Fields of despair: Suicide plagues French farmers

Read more

IN THE PRESS

Was Tanzanian billionaire's kidnapping 'a political warning'?

Read more

THE INTERVIEW

OAS chief urges ICC to open formal probe into Venezuela crimes

Read more

PERSPECTIVE

Down syndrome in France: 'People are ready for inclusion, institutions must catch up'

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

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 : 2017-09-13

Aung San Suu Kyi's fall from grace

As Aung San Suu Kyi remains silent in the face of the ongoing mass exodus of Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh, online news media grapple with how much the de facto leader of Burma seems to have changed. Some wonder why her language now resembles that of the military junta she once opposed. Others demand that her Nobel Peace Prize be rescinded. Meanwhile, the 2024 Olympic Games are coming to Paris - but it's not just the capital that looks set to benefit!

By Haxie MEYERS-BELKIN

Archives

2018-10-23 MediaWatch

A climactic day in fallout of Khashoggi killing

Power politics was fully on display as Turkey's President Erdogan addressed Parliament, plainly stating that Jamal Khashoggi's murder was exactly that: executed as it had been...

Read more

2018-10-19 MediaWatch

Music stars, French art and a dead cat's renaissance

Left-wing politician Jean-Luc Melenchon gets an online roasting for mocking the accent of a reporter from south-western France. The MP for Marseille - in the south-east -...

Read more

2018-10-18 MediaWatch

India's #MeToo moment

We take a look at some opinion pieces reacting to India's #MeToo movement, its consequences and its obstacles.

Read more

2018-10-17 MediaWatch

Brexit: 'The end isn't nigh'

The Brexit talks look set to continue between the UK and the EU. We take a look at cartoons, social media and press reactions.

Read more

2018-10-16 MediaWatch

Reshuffle and a televised act of contrition for Macron

It took weeks but the moment did eventually come – French President Emmanuel Macron's long-awaited cabinet reshuffle was announced this morning. It was followed this evening by a...

Read more