Stories about Good News from July, 2013
Some netizens described Hazreen's appointment as a "surprisingly courageous, righteous and respectable initiative."
Mapping tool confirms that women candidates are still the second choice of Cambodia’s major political parties
On his Facebook he wrote: I am going to Pink Dot tomorrow. And yes, I am gay.
A retired army major trekked more than 750 km to raise funds for cancer patients.
The Indian Memory Project describes itself as "a visual and oral history of the Indian subcontinent via family archives". Global Voices has spoken to founder Anusha Yadav about what inspired her to set up the website, and how it works.
‘Gangnam Style’ continues to be an Internet sensation but this time it is performed by 160 children from an urban poor village in Cambodia. The parody of the music video originally popularized by South Korean superstar Psy got more than 200,000 hits on YouTube a few days after it was uploaded.
The first migrant workers' union was formed on May 25, 2013 in Taiwan to improve foreign fishermen's working conditions.