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· March, 2011

Stories about Humor from March, 2011

Jamaica: Enquiry No Laughing Matter

Russia: Real Life Super Hero From Chelyabinsk

Lebanon: Ontornet instead of Internet

Barbados: Going on Facebook

Qatar: A World Cup in the Clouds

A report of a remote-controlled, solar-powered hovering shade, which could be used to cool soccer stadiums in Qatar, has taken on a life of its own, putting the small but...

Russia: Voina Art Collective

Arab World: The Arab Tyrant Manual

The Arab Tyrant Manual is out, and is being tweeted as I type. On Twitter, Iyad Elbaghdadi is repeating all the excuses we have heard from the governments of Arab...

Africa: Democracy in Africa

India: Lakme India Fashion Week In Twitter Conversations

Jamaica: Legal Wrangling

Russia: Photos of Saint Patrick's Day Parade in Moscow

China: Chairman Mao's grandson

Malawi: Fashion Police Blog

India: Furore In Parliament Over New Set Of Wikileaks

The latest round of India Cables from Wikileaks has led to a furore in the Indian Parliament with the opposition demanding an explanation from the Prime Minister. Netizens have been...

Côte d'Ivoire: Gbagbo Rulings Ridiculed on Twitter

In the ongoing struggle between presidential candidates Laurent Gbagbo and Alassane Ouattara, that has been going on in the West African nation of Côte d'Ivoire since the presidential elections of...

China: Rap on Chinese Price

China: Controversial Speeches from Party Members

The Fourth Session of the 11th National People's Congress (NPC) and Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) closed yesterday (March 14 2011) in Beijing. One-Party leadership was not a subject...

Jamaica: Enquiry Stalemate?

Nigeria: Vote for “Umblerra”

Mozambique: Where streets have no name

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