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28 July 2010

Stories from 28 July 2010

Spain: First Online Galician Newspaper Closes Down

Bangladesh: One Child to Rebuild a School

All it took was one child to talk about his destroyed school in front of a camera: through the following months, thanks to Shawn Ahmed of the Uncultured Project and...

Morocco: Agharass's New Photography Blog

Moroccan blogger Agharass is known for having an eclectic blog with posts (in French) on a variety of subjects from Palestine to pop culture, often peppered with the blogger's own...

Egypt: Is Egypt Sinking?

The Economist has published a special report on Egypt and its future after President Hosni Mubarak, who has now been recognized as the 21st century sick man of the Middle...

Israel: Rape by Deceit or Racism?

The recent conviction of rape by deceit of an Arab posing as a Jew to seduce a Jewish woman to engage in sexual intercourse has sparked conversations across the Hebrew...

Pakistan: Bollywood Movie On Laden Banned In Pakistan

Nepal: No Toilet, No Citizenship

Pakistan: Plane Crashed In Islamabad

Bangladesh: The Quality Of English In Bangla Medium Education

Nigeria: Reflections from AIDS2010

Nigeria: 50 years of hopelessness

Bangladesh: Minimum Wages Raised In Garments Sector

After long protests and bargaining with the employers and the workers, the Bangladesh Government has decided to raise the minimum wages to Tk. 3000 per month ($44) which is approximately...

Zimbabwe: Constitutional Outreach

Caribbean: New Memoirs

Trinidad & Tobago: Types of Discrimination

Trinidad & Tobago: Local Government Reps

Trinidad & Tobago: Missed It

Jamaica: Reverend's Case Postponed

Russia: Reginal Court Blocks YouTube for Extremist Content

China: Karate Kid movie censored

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