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23 July 2010

Stories from 23 July 2010

Pakistan: Girls Harassed on Cell Phones

Indian Media – Misusing its freedom?

Sri Lanka: Murali Became A Trending Topic In Twitter

Egypt: Liberals mourn the death of Dr. Nasr Hamed Abu Zeid

Dr. Nasr Hamed Abu Zeid, a prominent Egyptian scholar once accused of apostasy for his contemporary interpretation of Islam, has died on July 5, 2010. He was 66. Officials at...

Egypt: Niqab ban in France stirs controversy

The lower house of the Spanish Parliament is debating a proposal to prohibit the wearing of body-covering burqas and face-covering niqabs in all public spaces in Spain, and the French...

Haiti: How to Report

Lebanon: “Looks like Beirut” Award

Anguilla: role of ministers

Trinidad and Tobago: sexy fashion

Haiti: heritage mission

Barbados: disillusioned by Crop Over

Jamaica: Sumfest report

Cuba: remembering Zapata Tamayo

Cuba: Capitol stories

Death of the China Blog

Taiwan: Foxconn and the shame of Taiwan

Armenia: FrontlineSMS and health care for all

China: Professional mourners

Brazil: How Could the Amazon Thrive in the 21st Century?

Russia: Unknown People in Masks and Police Attack Environmentalists