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30 October 2009

Stories from 30 October 2009

Maldives: Shariah Law In The Penal Code

Paraguay: Addressing the Growing Security Concerns

The recent kidnapping of a cattle rancher has stirred up debate about who is ultimately responsible for the security concerns and whether the blame placed on President Fernando Lugo is...

Bangladesh: Daylight Savings Time Confusion

India: Domestic Violence Against Men

Nicaragua: Protests in Managua Show Divisions Within Student Movements

In Nicaragua, divisions within student groups have been evident during recent protests in Managua about the university budget and recent comments by the US Ambassador about a Supreme Court decision.

Haiti: National Anthem Singing Contest

Martinique: Free your mind, free your hair

Trinidad & Tobago: Death Penalty

Antigua & Barbuda: Ending Gender Violence

Trinidad & Tobago: National Pride?

Trinidad & Tobago: India Tour

Barbados: Key Professions

Guyana: Restorative Justice

China: Bridging the gap? Interviewing bridge bloggers

The Chinese blogosphere, as we all know, is booming. As one of the largest on the planet, it is constantly evolving and simultaneously being set back by the all-too-famous governmental...

Egypt: Damsels in Distress

South Korea: Foreign gangs

China: The death of an overseas returnee

Russia: “Twitter Against Tyrants”

Russia: Riot Police vs “Senior Citizens”

The Balkans: Open Letter to Amnesty International

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