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· April, 2011

Stories about Media & Journalism from April, 2011

29 April 2011

Bahamas: Grasping at Straws?

Zambia: President's Son Threatens Journalist

A senior Zambia journalist recently received threats from the son of the Zambian president Rupiah Banda, James, following a story that appeared on the Zambian Watchdog, a leading investigative journalism...

28 April 2011

Guyana: Unsolved Murder

Cuba: Bosch Dies

Peru: Second Electoral Round Kicks Off

A few weeks before the second round of elections in Peru, the choice between candidates Ollanta Humala and Keiko Fujimori, the growing polarisation in Peruvian society, and ultimately from the...

Iraq: Is Saddam Still Alive?

Saddam Hussein is making the rounds on social media, with a new recording claiming that the Iraqi dictator is alive and well and that his double Mikhail was the one...

Azerbaijan: Royal Wedding Frenzy

Latvia: National news agency website hacked

Thailand: Opposition radio stations raided

27 April 2011

Hungary: Hungarian-Roma Tensions Result in Clash in Gyöngyöspata

Last night, four people were injured in a clash between ethnic Hungarian members of the far-right group Véderő and members of the Roma community in the village of Gyöngyöspata. Contradictory...

Ethiopia: Read Latest Posts By Ethiopian Bloggers

Russia: Communist Party Leads Social Networks Activity Rating

Kuwait: Sit-in to Rename “Journalism Street” After Al-Saleh Planned

Kuwaiti journalists are planning to stage a sit-in tonight (April 27) to demand renaming "Journalism Street" after the late Mohammed Mousaed Al-Saleh, who was one of the very well known...

Russia: Bloggers Discuss Best Practices of Crowd Funding

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