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16 April 2010

Stories from 16 April 2010

Georgia, Russia, Poland: Imedi-TV's Kaczynski Controversy

Pakistan: Investigation Report On Benazir Bhutto's assassination

Bangladesh: Best Weblog Bengali At The BOBs

India: Web Only TV Ads

Best of Blog Awards 2010: And the Winners are…

The sixth annual Deutsche Welle Best of Blogs (BOBs) Awards have come to a close, and the Global Voices community is celebrating the winners.

Colombia: Recovering traditions and culture of the Senu people

Through short videos, the indigenous people of the Senu tribes in Colombia have been interviewing members of their community and capturing stories on food: the traditions, the recipes and the...

Bahamas: Animal Rights

Trinidad & Tobago: Under Warranty?

Cuba: Testimony

Jamaica: Crime Stats

Guyana: Write Good

Trinidad & Tobago: Election Date Announced

Haiti: Back to School

Honorable Mention for Threatened Voices at Journalism Fest in Italy

Sudan: Using the web to promote fair elections, justice and democracy

As we are waiting for final results of the historic elections in Sudan, let's look at organizations and movements using the web in different ways to campaign for justice, freedom...

USA: Lesbian Student Sent to “Fake Prom” in Mississippi

An 18-year old girl in Mississippi was barred from attending her high school prom in April because she planned to bring a female date and wear a tuxedo. Gay rights...

Tajikistan: The scandalous lawsuit backpedaled

Kyrgyzstan: Resignation faxed

Turkmenistan: Healthcare system in shadow of secrecy

Kazakhstan: Nazarbayev on a visit to Washington, D.C.

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