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20 August 2009

Stories from 20 August 2009

Palestine: Gaza's Culture Of Resistance

The first feature film produced by Hamas had its premiere in Gaza on August 1, part of an attempt by the movement to win support through cultural initiatives, building a...

Uruguay: Day of the Domestic Worker

Mariolo of Asi ta’l mundo, Botija [es] writes that August 19 was “Day of the Domestic Worker” all across Uruguay and presents some facts about this occupation and adds in...

Ghana: Maker Faire 2009 in the news

Africa: Maker Faire 2010 announced

Iran: March 18 Movement film in competition

Indonesia's 64th Independence Day anniversary

Brunei History

Brunei: Water supply situation

Malaysia: Alcohol ban

China Internet blocks bad enough to chase you away?

Taiwan: A Hug for Taiwan

Suriname: Interesting Art

Nepal: Nothing Is Going Right

Bahamas: Accounting for Crime

Barbados: Freedom of Information

Jamaica: Surprise Win

Pakistan: 100Pakistanis

Guyana: Curtains for PNC?

Bangladesh: Child Beating

South Korea: Kim Dae-jung's funeral