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8 October 2010

Stories from 8 October 2010

Bangladesh: Feminist Responses Towards Fundamentalists

India: Making Fun Of Ethnic Names

Republic of Congo: Bass Player from Japan Learns Lingala to Collaborate with Music Stars

Latin Americans Comment on Mario Vargas Llosa's Nobel Prize in Literature

Through blogs and Twitter, Latin Americans shared their different views on the announcement that Peruvian writer Mario Vargas Llosa had won the Nobel Prize in Literature.

Somali Pirates Captures Taiwanese Fishing Boat off Madagascar Coast

Russia: Erotic Vs. Political. Battle of Calendars.

When young female journalism students decided to openly express their admiration for Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, “objectivity” and “impartiality” were overshadowed by sexual innuendo and erotic lingerie.

Trinidad & Tobago: Honesty

Trinidad & Tobago: Talking to Mc Farlane

China: Nobel Peace Prize Winner – Liu Xiaobo

A few hours ago, the Norwegian Nobel Committee announced its decision to award the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize to Liu Xiaobo for his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human...

B.V.I.: Hard Hit by Otto

Namibia: Adventures of a Bush Pilot in Namibia

Ghana: Interview with Ghanaian musician Koby Maxwell

Bermuda: Calling Calypsonians

Africa: Fellowship for Promotion of Indigenous African Languages

Africa: Make Your Own Baobab Juice

Tanzania: CCM and Political Debates

Guyana: Enforcing Equality

Africa: InMobi and the future of mobile advertising

Burundi: The Future of Burundi Film Center

Bangladesh: Power Generation Options

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