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23 November 2010

Stories from 23 November 2010

Guatemala: Getting Ready for the 2011 Elections

Bolivia: 229 Years Since the Sacrifice of Tupac Katari

The story of the uprising of the indigenous freedom fighters has been passed down from generation to generation in the indigenous communities of Bolivia. This rebellious movement was led some...

Dominican Republic: The death of an exemplary human being

November 18th was a sad day for Dominicans: Freddy Beras Goico passed away. The communicator and TV host was involved in his last years in philanthropist activities helping people with...

Maldives: Capital Punishment After 57 Years

Pakistan: The Beggar Mafia

Turkmenistan: Musical culture heritage online

Iran: We are all Computer Criminals

Iran's government has a law at its disposal that make it possible to label almost any Internet user a criminal. The “Law of Computer Crimes” was approved by Iran's parliament...

India: The 2G Spectrum Scam

Tanzania: NGO 2.0: Reflections on the year of blogging

Daraja is a Tanzanian NGO, which aims to make local institutions more responsive to the needs rural communities in Tanzania. The mission of Daraja is to empower communities and local...

Sri Lanka: Tamilinzed Sinhala names in Jaffna

Puerto Rico: New album by Calle 13

Cambodia: Stampede tragedy during Water Festival

It was the last hour of the last day of the Water Festival in Cambodia. Then a stampede tragedy over a bridge connecting a reclaimed island to the mainland killed...

Trinidad & Tobago: Closer to 40

Trinidad & Tobago: 3 Strike Law

Cuba: 6th Congress

Barbados: Tax Increase

South Korea: Twitterers Mourn Over Loss of Two Marines

North Korea/South Korea: Deadly Skirmish, Live On Twitter

North Korea has fired more than a hundred artillery rockets at South Korea's YeonPyeong Island near its western border, killing two South Korean marines, injuring at least a dozen and...

Russia: New Portal Launches WebCam Discussion On Police Reform

RuNet Echo

Brazil: President Lula grants blogosphere first-ever interview


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