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· November, 2010

Stories about Breaking News from November, 2010

North Korea/South Korea: Deadly Skirmish, Live On Twitter

North Korea has fired more than a hundred artillery rockets at South Korea's YeonPyeong Island near its western border, killing two South Korean marines, injuring at least a dozen and...

North Korea fires on South Korea, Security Camera Shows

Japan: Young voices against job-hunting system

Ukraine: “Revolution 2.0″

Ukraine: Protests Against New Tax Code in Kyiv

China: thousands gather at site of Shanghai fire

Haiti: Anti-UN Protests Escalate Over Cholera Epidemic

Three days after the first case of cholera was diagnosed in Haiti, The Life and Times of the Mangine Many posted on its blog: Seriously? Cholera? I literally thought cholera...

Philippines: Leading botanist killed in alleged military-rebel cross-fire

A flurry of tributes and condemnations posted online followed the unexpected death of top Filipino botanist Leonard Co and his two assistants in an alleged cross-fire between the Philippine Army...

Azerbaijan: Emin Milli released, but another activist detained

Following yesterday's news that video blogging youth activist Adnan Hajizade had been conditionally released in Azerbaijan, Facebook was today awash with news that his friend and fellow activist, Emin Milli,...

Taiwan: National dignity hurt in the Asian Games

On November 17, leading Taiwanese Taekwondo athlete Yang Shu-chun was disqualified from the 2010 Asian Games during a match with a Vietnamese competitor for “wearing non-certified electronic foot equipment” or...

Russia: Oleg Kashin is Back Online

Azerbaijan: Video blogger Adnan Hajizade released

In a surprise decision, an Appeal Court in Azerbaijan today ordered the conditional release of video blogging youth activist Adnan Hajizade. The news, as well as reaction, quickly spread on...

Colombia: Protests against bad service in public transportation

South Korea: Korea's Presidential Office's First Facebook Account

Russia-France: Antifascists Rally for Khimki Forest in Louvre

Korea: Serious Concerns Over Possible Volcanic Eruption in N. Korea

Russia: Members of the Anarchist Art Group “Voina” Arrested

Russia: Anti-Corruption Blogger Claims Officials Stole 4 Billion Dollars

China: Shanghai fire claims 53, local coverage criticised

China: fire ravages Shanghai apartment block

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