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14 April 2006

Stories from 14 April 2006

Mexico's Ley Televisa and TV Duopoly

Sure, the heated U.S. immigration debate is also being discussed south of the border. But so is another controversy, which could have a lasting impact on the future of media...

Czech Republic: Matzah in Prague

Belarus: Sanctions Against Lukashenko

Belarus: Opposition Prepares For April 26

Russia: Chechen Children's Mysterious Illness

Albania: Ajvar and Baklava

Sri Lanka: Your New Year And Mine

India: Disability and Abortion

India: Caste and Community

Another Belarus

A typical Vileika backyard – by Yevgenia Mantsevich (LJ user litota_) LJ user litota_, currently of Minsk, paid a visit to her native Vileika last weekend and posted photos from...

Pakistan: Hasan Abdal

Petition Hu Jintao for Global Voices editor Hao Wu's release

Many Global Voices readers have asked what they can do to hasten our friend and colleage Hao Wu's release from detention in Beijing. Hundreds of you have put badges on...

Nepal: New Year and Politics

Mongolia: Protest Updates

Kyrgyzstan: A Bridenapping

Kyrgyzstan: Baisalov & Stability

Turkmenistan: Opposition Catch 22

Armenia: Corruption & Cafes

The shaman of Myanmar

Cambodian assistance in demining Sudan

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