Most Viewed, Emailed and Printed Stories by Year

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Title

Viewed

Emailed

Printed

1.

MALAYSIA: 3 jailed over Malaysian sex-scandal video

 104970

 

 6121

2.

FIJI: Minister files multi-million dollar lawsuit

 44925

 

 5680

3.

SRI LANKA: Pro-LTTE newspaper distributor murdered

 28701

 

 5444

4.

NEW ZEALAND: Critical journalism award revamped

 34327

 

 5273

5.

Chinese democracy

 35150

 

 5117

6.

Sri Lanka's Presidential Election: Tamils explain why they will not vote

 34881

 

 5055

7.

Who's calling who "uncivilized"?

 24817

 

 4997

8.

SRI LANKA: Tsunami aid agreement faces mountain of opposition

 34093

 

 4680

9.

SRI LANKA: EU bans LTTE travel in member states

 25063

 

 4514

10.

SRI LANKA: Major daily withholds information about Tamil journalist's killer

 23902

 

 4492

11.

SRI LANKA: Journalist Sivaram murder suspect arrested

 25354

 

 4420

12.

SRI LANKA: Journalists seek trade union, reform for provincial news media

 23411

 

 4406

13.

The farce of media freedom in Pakistan

 19352

 

 4400

14.

SRI LANKA: Political party's newspaper distributor and member killed in separate attacks

 24993

 

 4327

15.

Sri Lanka's Presidential Election: The irony of the LTTE boycott

 23958

 

 4314

16.

SRI LANKA: Violence against Tamil journalists escalating

 25691

 

 4314

17.

SRI LANKA: Group claims responsibility for Tamil journalist's murder, threatens peace activists

 24007

 

 4247

18.

The High Tide of the Korean Wave III: Why do Asian fans prefer Korean pop culture?

 36287

 

 4165

19.

A dangerous game to play

 4140

 

 4122

20.

SRI LANKA: New report on tsunami coverage criticizes local media

 27313

 

 4083

21.

Sri Lanka's Presidential Election: Hardliner Rajapakse wins

 21100

 

 3953

22.

WORLD: E-health is C'wealth's new agenda

 27713

 

 3953

23.

QATAR: Al Jazeera slams new media rules

 25940

 

 3926

24.

FRANCE: Row over disbanding of journalists 'spy' unit

 25659

 

 3909

25.

PAKISTAN: Policy for documentation of mobile subscribers devised

 13454

 

 3877

26.

The road to Mutur

 22334

 

 3868

27.

BRITAIN: 'On the Internet, guard your personal space'

 20888

 

 3832

28.

THAILAND: Sanook, eBay launch site

 30507

 

 3798

29.

WORLD: Newspapers surge ahead in Asia but slump in the West

 20803

 

 3796

30.

FRANCE: RSF to mark March 12 as "Online Free Expression Day"

 20339

 

 3774

31.

INDIA: Multi-billion dollar telecom deals

 20454

 

 3766

32.

Is the "China model" the future?

 17001

 

 3756

33.

WORLD: Muslims rely on foreign communications

 21274

 

 3754

34.

Trouble in paradise

 14357

 

 3703

35.

PAKISTAN: PFUJ assails arrest of journalists

 14310

 

 3702

36.

US: Shoe protest held near White House

 20223

 

 3700

37.

AsiaMedia writer wins South Asian Journalists Association award

 13723

 

 3698

38.

KOREA: Samsung networks launches internet-based mobile phone

 20913

 

 3695

39.

Much style, some content, no tough questions for Ma

 14357

 

 3686

40.

The irrepressible and intimate Mochtar Lubis

 18660

 

 3685

41.

The rise of Asian nations

 20283

 

 3671

42.

China and the Hollywood Squares

 17236

 

 3656

43.

SINGAPORE: New free-to-air TV channel solely for Indian-language programmes

 23185

 

 3651

44.

ASIA: High-speed superhighway sets the tone

 20536

 

 3642

45.

TAIWAN: Virtual sex opens new, safe doors, says Shu-te Univeristy academics

 28006

 

 3619

46.

KOREA: YouTube's Korean site makes little impact

 22077

 

 3613

47.

From Shar'ia to Shakira

 17964

 

 3611

48.

Between Nanjing and Chongqing

 17958

 

 3587

49.

BANGLADESH: Submarine cable snapped in Egypt

 20280

 

 3582

50.

CHINA: Spinning for sympathy

 18768

 

 3568

51.

Japanese Facebook takes Model T approach

 19200

 

 3568

52.

CHINA: Bloggers battle Western media over bias

 20013

 

 3566

53.

Anomalies in Asia and America

 16371

 

 3564

54.

Where to go and stay in Asia

 16706

 

 3557

55.

SINGAPORE: Straits Times journalists win big at SPH awards

 20605

 

 3553

56.

All eyes on Tibet

 13905

 

 3553

57.

Ignorance may not always be bliss

 21487

 

 3546

58.

Censoring Hong Kong's airwaves

 18203

 

 3532

59.

Opposition overcomes media hurdles

 16581

 

 3531

60.

Covering Nepal's first election in nine years

 19192

 

 3531

61.

A dream that won't go away

 18838

 

 3527

62.

INDONESIA: Online porn law won't affect business, say Internet cafe owners

 39634

 

 3527

63.

IRAQ: For Arabs, shoe is a dirty 4-letter word

 16727

 

 3523

64.

CHINA: Tibet news censored

 18884

 

 3522

65.

KOREA: YouTube opens Korean site with dim outlook

 21270

 

 3509

66.

When citizens turn on journalists

 18185

 

 3506

67.

SINGAPORE: GV leaks e-mail contacts of 7,000 patrons

 18202

 

 3504

68.

Each page of this Urdu newspaper is handwritten by 'katibs'

 12167

 

 3496

69.

KOREA: Google launches Korean-style web search engine service

 22466

 

 3491

70.

SINGAPORE: 4 films banned at movie festival

 17554

 

 3490

71.

SWEDEN: Activists, journalist receive 'alternate Nobel' awards

 13155

 

 3483

72.

GERMANY: 'German media critical of US policies'

 14055

 

 3468

73.

PAKISTAN: Asma calls for independence of judiciary, media

 18726

 

 3467

74.

A weak PM with strong ideas

 16736

 

 3464

75.

INDIA: Threat to Modi on email?

 18007

 

 3459

76.

BANGLADESH: Odhikar demands lifting of emergency to ensure freedom

 9266

 

 3459

77.

KOREA: SK Telecom launches internet shop

 18910

 

 3459

78.

KOREA: More autonomy for print media planned

 18455

 

 3455

79.

SINGAPORE: Film's portrayal of Islam distorted, say Singaporeans

 16750

 

 3454

80.

A new Vietnam

 12183

 

 3452

81.

PAKISTAN: Musharraf asked to apologise for threatening journalist

 10058

 

 3451

82.

Racy pictures stir up questions of legality

 14478

 

 3449

83.

A Thai take on Spitzer

 16132

 

 3448

84.

MALAYSIA: Malaysian election day

 19897

 

 3444

85.

PAKISTAN: China Mobile launches Zong

 21423

 

 3441

86.

PAKISTAN: China Mobile competition to benefit cell phone users

 20503

 

 3438

87.

MALAYSIA: Takeover of newspaper not political, says Berjaya boss

 19080

 

 3428

88.

Beijing: the city of lost history

 8348

 

 3424

89.

KOREA: Herald Media chairman resigns

 18260

 

 3422

90.

Once the TV industry king, KPS looks for new niche

 18417

 

 3421

91.

Look who wants to read your emails

 16559

 

 3415

92.

KOREA: LG Telecom launches open internet for mobiles

 18295

 

 3415

93.

US: Paparazzi invasion of Malibu leads to brutal beach battles

 10776

 

 3410

94.

Radio stations stay on air

 15749

 

 3407

95.

INDIA: MLA files complaint against TV channel

 16949

 

 3400

96.

Strait-talk from Bush Sr.

 14040

 

 3388

97.

KOREA: N. Korean media reports Namdaemun fire

 16741

 

 3387

98.

Suicide sites pose deadly problem

 15885

 

 3374

99.

The truth about lies

 11408

 

 3372

100.

MALAYSIA: Rocked by polls result?

 17932

 

 3363