Why is there so much anger over the media?

The backlash against the Murdochs has been ferocious and vicious, with the media’s biggest stars, including James Murdoch and James Packer, publicly questioning the legitimacy of the Coalition Government.The Coalition’s leadership has been criticised for not holding a full-scale public debate about the issue, instead taking the “fairy tale” approach of a “dramatic” media blackout.In the past 24 hours, the […]

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US ‘sustained pressure’ on Pakistan to release journalist released in US drone strike

ANKARA, Turkey — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is expected to meet his Pakistani counterpart, Nafees Zakaria, to discuss efforts to secure Zakaria’s release from U.S.-run prisons, officials familiar with the discussions said Tuesday.The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the meeting was not public.U.N. special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Yara Karim, said in a […]

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Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes calls for Bundesliga side to be kept alive

Jupp Weidenfeller was asked about the possible return of the Bundesliga champions to Europe in the wake of their 2-1 loss to Dortmund.Speaking to Bild on Wednesday, the Bavarians boss said he would not rule out the possibility of the German champions returning to the top flight, adding that it would be a “good thing” for his club.“We don’t have […]

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