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27 July 2010

Stories from 27 July 2010

Serbia: More on the Beating of a Journalist in Belgrade

Serbia, Kosovo: More on ICJ's Ruling

Francophonie: Like Fine Wine, Twitter Experience Gets Better With Age

An unexpected but deliciously nostalgic hash tag #jesuisvieux (I am old) has been trending in French social media. The timeline for the hashtag is filled with often humorous updates, and...

Uruguay: Dead Fish in Uruguay River

India: Shortage Of Nepali Labors In Himachal Pradesh

India: RTI Activist Murdered

On the 20th of this month, 33yr old Amit Jethwa, a prominent environmentalist and Right to Information (RTI) activist was shot dead by two unidentified gunmen opposite the Gujarat High...

Sri Lanka: A King Or A CEO

India: Why Businesses Must Embrace Social Media

Pakistan: In Damage Control Mode After WikiLeaks

Trinidad & Tobago: 20 Years Later

Trinidad & Tobago: Argyle Falls

Trinidad & Tobago: PP Wins

Guyana: Media Accreditation

Azerbaijan: Presidential tweets

Taiwan: Film Festival of “Food and People”

Iran: Campaign to Free Jailed Photo-Blogger Hamed Saber

More than 70 Iranian university graduates and academics are calling for the release of Hamed Saber, an Iranian photo-blogger and computer scientist who was arrested for unknown reasons on 21...

Brazil: Limits on Food Ads Shake Market Forces

The Federal Brazilian Health Surveillance Agency has ruled changes in food advertising to include warnings printed on packages, amidst strong industry reaction. Do consumers have a say in this debate?

Algeria: The Origins of the Berbers

Israel: “Oliver Stone is a Nutcase”

Syria: Mariya continues her story-telling