• Wed, 24 May 2017 01:00
    Fears for Web self-censorship aired
    SELF-CENSORSHIP of social media and other online content is feared as a result of new regulations under the amended computer-related crime law, according to critics.
    Economy
  • Mon, 09 Feb 2015 01:00
    Still kicking from the corner
    Self-censorship remains essential for Myanmar's editorial cartoonists, says one of the best
    lifestyle
  • Thu, 05 Feb 2015 01:00
    Cartoonist interview: From corner kick to self-censorship
    In light of last month's attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo's Paris offices that left 12 people dead, the French Institute of Myanmar held a discussion followed by a workshop on editorial cartooning in Yangon on January 23. Noted cart
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:51
    Australian premier tells media to avoid self-censorship over attack
    Sydney (dpa) - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Friday called on the media not to resort to self-censorship because of the deadly attack on the staff of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00
    Scholars fearful, keeping their mouths shut
    The fear of prosecution and the junta's limitations on academics in giving out views to the media have resulted in some scholars imposing self-censorship.
    national
  • Wed, 24 Jul 2013 00:00
    Thais need to see many colours aside from red and yellow
    Corrupt politicians, abuse of power, military coups, vote buying, self-censorship - these are often cited by Thais as evils plaguing Thai politics. But the problem of dichotomous thinking - or "black or white" thinking - is seldom discussed.
    national
  • Mon, 18 Mar 2013 00:00
    NBTC to examine why Thai PBS axed show
    Supinya calls for clear-cut rules on self-censorship by television channels
    national
  • Sat, 16 Mar 2013 00:00
    Rules on TV self-censorship needed
    The clearer rule on self-censorship among TV stations is necessary following the decisions by Channel 3 and Thai PBS, said Supinya Klangnarong, a member of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission's broadcasting committee.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 17 Mar 2013 00:00
    New rules needed for self-censorship: Supinya
    The clearer rule on self-censorship among TV stations is necessary following the decisions by Channel 3 and Thai PBS, said Supinya Klangnarong, a member of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission's broadcasting committee.
    national
  • Wed, 22 Aug 2012 00:00
    No media freedom yet, only press self-censorship
    Myanmar media is not totally free yet despite the government's announcement on Monday that it was lifting censorship on all publications--including those covering controversial topics like politics and religion, said one of the country's top media execu
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 14 May 2012 00:00
    Silence of self-censorship is deafening
    I suggest that our censorship laws be revised from top to bottom or scrapped. As they stand, they are so vague that they do not guide behaviour and severely hamper the growth of three of former prime minister Anand Panyarachun's "Seven Pillars of Sustaina
    your say
  • Wed, 25 Jan 2012 00:00
    Lese-majeste law leading to censorship
    One of the least explored aspects of the lese-majeste law is censorship and self-censorship of anything that can be considered even mildly critical of the monarchy.
    national
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