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TV DOCUMENTARY IMAGINES PRINCE HARRY KIDNAPPED BY TALIBAN

October 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Plans by Britain’s Channel 4 to air what was described as a “dramatized documentary” on Oct. 21 about what might happen if Prince Harry were ever kidnapped by Arab terrorists have touched off an angry debate in the U.K. At Clarence House, the official residence of Prince Charles and his two sons, Prince William and […]

PAKISTAN SHUTS DOWN BOLLYWOOD COMEDY

July 15, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Pakistan film censors on Wednesday halted Friday’s scheduled release of a Bollywood movie starring one of Pakistan’s biggest pop stars, Ali Zafar. Zafar, making his film debut, stars in the comedy Tere Bin Ladin as a Pakistani reporter who hopes to get a visa to the U.S. by finding a bin Ladin look-alike and interviewing […]

RUSSIAN TV FAILS TO REPORT ON MOSCOW TERRORIST ATTACKS

March 31, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Russia’s primary television stations virtually ignored the terrorist attacks on Moscow Monday morning that killed 39 people and shut down part of the city’s subway system, the New York Times reported today (Wednesday). Channel 1 briefly mentioned the attacks at 8:30 a.m. but said nothing about them again until noon, the Times said. A spokeswoman […]