Category Archives: Media Control

Iran jams BBC Persian Television-Indexoncensorship

  Iran jams BBC Persian Television 11 Feb 2011Iran has jammed the BBC’s Persian Television service following its coverage of political unrest in Egypt. The electronic signal jamming satellites carrying the BBC signal has been traced back to Iran. BBC … Continue reading

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Egypt shuts down Al Jazeera bureau-Al Jazeera

Egypt shuts down Al Jazeera bureau Network’s licences cancelled and accreditation of staff in Cairo withdrawn by order of information minister. The Egyptian authorities are revoking the Al Jazeera Network’s licence to broadcast from the country, and will be shutting … Continue reading

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Metro TV, TV One warned for “partial” reports on PSSI-The Jakarta Post

Metro TV, TV One warned for “partial” reports on PSSI The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Sun, 01/23/2011 12:56 PM | Headlines A | A | A |   Local television stations Metro TV and TV One have been warned for … Continue reading

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