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23 June 2010

Stories from 23 June 2010

Russia: Police Would Like to ‘Cooperate’ With Bloggers

Russia: President Medvedev Visits Silicon Valley

Uruguay: Watching the World Cup from Afar

Bhutan: Handling Death In A Family

Sri Lanka: Targeting Buddha Bar

Sri Lanka: A Letter to A Child

Nepal: India Stops Newsprint Consignment

Taiwan: “When the Excavators Came to the Rice Fields”

Now occupying only 1.8% of total GDP in Taiwan, no one can deny that local agriculture has lost its once highly-respected status and is almost dying under many political decisions...

Trinidad & Tobago: Au Revoir

Jamaica: ‘Dudus’ In Custody

News broke late yesterday that Jamaica's most wanted man, Christopher 'Dudus' Coke - whose pending extradition to the United States threw the island nation into a state of emergency thanks...

Cape Verde / Equatorial Guinea: Journalists Kept Away from Official Visit

Mexico: 300,000 Tons of Electronic Waste

Cuba: Ferrer Released

Colombia: Rethinking the War on Drugs

Iran: Derakhshan's trial started

Japan: A day at an elementary school

Brazil: “CALA BOCA TADEU SCHMIDT”, Phenomenon Continued

After the huge success of "CALA BOCA GALVAO", a similar phenomenon arose in the Brazilian social media, this time involving Brazil's main television network, Rede Globo, one of its reporters,...

Africa: Blogging the World Cup at Digital News Africa

Kenya: On loving football

Zimbabwe: Dear Farai Maguwu