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15 December 2010

Stories from 15 December 2010

Mexico: Mapping the Heroes of Ciudad Juárez

Bahrain: Much Ado About An Ad That Says Nothing!

The short film, INFINITY, that had almost half a million viewers in two weeks and was supposed to be an advertisement for a telecommunication company in Bahrain says nothing about...

Ghana: Let oil flow, let it flow, let it flow

Israel: The Land of Fire and Ice

Severe winter storms hit most of Israel this week with strong winds, rain and snowstorms causing country-wide havoc. In the North, the Hermon Mountain was blanketed with more snow than...

South Africa: An evening with FW De Klerk

Sudan: Low turnout for female voters

Nigeria: Nigerian Foremost Nationalist Feared Dead

Sudan: Hip hop star Emmanuel Ja raps for peace

Kenya: Vote to save your favourite ICC suspect

Qatra: Museum of Modern Art Opens

Qatar: Beware of Car Thefts

Bahrain: Naturalisation Cap?

Kuwait: Should the Kuwaiti Amir Join Twitter?

Azerbaijan: Hospitality vs. privacy

Azerbaijan: Hijab ban introduced in schools

Last week hundreds of protesters staged a demonstration in front of the Ministry of Education in Baku, Azerbaijan, expressing their outrage against new regulations banning the wearing of hijabs in...

Brazil: WikiLeaks and the Pre-Salt Oil Exploration

China: Ghost cities

China: The World of Guarantee

Poland: 29th Anniversary of the 1981 Martial Law

Czech Republic: Present and Future of the Far-Right

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