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28 June 2010

Stories from 28 June 2010

Russia: New Initiatives Indicate Government's Fear of the New Media

RuNet Echo

Alexey Sidorenko writes about the Russian government's attempts to control cyberspace - and its apparent fear of the new media.

Russia, US: “Burger Diplomacy”

Hungary: Museum Night in Budapest

Serbia: Mufti Zukorlic vs Blic

Ukraine: Gorbachev and Chernobyl

Peru: A Bill on Obscene Content

A few days ago the news broke of a bill that had been approved by the Justice Comission in Congress, proposing an amendment to section 183-B of the Penal Code,...

Ukraine: Kyiv Farmers’ Markets

Maldives: Much Ado About Airport Privatization

Pakistan: What Is Blasphemy?

Sri Lanka: Constitutional Reform

Chile: Flash Mob Remembering Michael Jackson

Uruguay: Celebrating Advancement to Quarter Finals

Peru: Scientist is Charged for Criticizing Investigation

Russia: Blogger Finds a Vulnerability in E-Gov Portal

Azerbaijan: Zhiguli

Mauritius: 30 Prisoners escape from jail

South Africa: Rethinking customary law

Seychelles: Visiting Vallée de Mai

Cape Verde: My life in Cachaço

Zimbabwe: Celebrating World Cup in Harare