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7 August 2010

Stories from 7 August 2010

Pakistan: Call It Pornistan?

Last month, Fox News published a report claiming that Pakistan ranks first in porn web searches according to Google index. Pakistani Bloggers analyze the report and raise some valid points...

Voices of Young African Leaders Heard at Obama's Forum

The President's Forum with Young African Leaders took place in Washington, DC from August 3-5 2010. Delegates from Sub Saharan Africa were invited to exchange ideas on development in their...

Russia: New Bill to Rename Russian Police

Paraguay: Salvador Cabañas Using Guaraní To Express Himself

Bahrain: Expensive Vote Buying

Bahrain: Election Indicators

Bahrain: CrowdVoice Video Out

Kuwait: Rise in Suicides among Migrant Workers

Egypt: The Wonderful World of Kamel Kilani

Bahrain: Back to Ranting

Bahrain: Watching Yusuf Al Siddiq

Ghana: Translating constitution into local languages

Africa: African movies I would like to watch

Kenya: Don't dismiss those who rejected new constitution

Armenia-Azerbaijan: Overcoming negative stereotypes in the South Caucasus

This guest post for the World Bank's World Development Report 2011 is the first in a series on "New Media and Conflict" which explores the affect of new communication technologies...

Nepal: Fourth Round Fails to Elect a Prime Minister

Pakistan: TEDx Lahore

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