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26 October 2010

Stories from 26 October 2010

Ukraine, Serbia: Food, Libraries, Dwellings

India: Goodbye Bluline Bus

Bhtan: Biggest Fire Disaster

India: Ayodhya Verdict And Secular Conscience

Myanmar's new flag and new name

Myanmar's new flag was unveiled for the first time last week. It also has a new name: it is now known as the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. Myanmar...

Guatemala: Photo Essay: ‘K'iche’ People Reject The Exploitation of their Natural Resources’

Costa Rica: Young Professionals Work to Make San José Bike Friendly

Peru: Thousands of Indigenous People Block Rivers in Protest

Trinidad & Tobago: On Homophobia

Zimbabwe: Minister of Commerce and Industry Uses Twitter to Air Frustrations

On October 22, 2010 Zimbabwean blogger Hope noticed a series of fast twitter updates coming from Professor Welshman Ncube, the Zimbabwe Minister of Commerce and Industry and the MDC Secretary...

Zambia: Zambian Singing Sensation

Jamaica: More Tributes to Isaacs

Africa: African Science Cafes


Bahamas: The Time Is Now

Trinidad & Tobago : Fix the Floods

Trinidad & Tobago: CLICO Policyholders

Barbados: Make Your Mark

Taiwan: Foreign wives and citizenship

Lebanon: TV Shows on Homosexuality Create Buzz

"A gay killer has the passion of a woman and the aggression of a man," states Zaven Kouyoumjian, Lebanese host of Siree Wenfatahet, a program broadcast by Future TV and...