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24 March 2011

Stories from 24 March 2011

Palestine: Biggest Escalation of Violence in Gaza since Cast Lead

The Gaza Strip is lately experiencing the largest escalation of violence since Cast Lead operation in 2008-2009 that claimed lives of more than 1,400 Palestinians, among them over 350 children....

Colombia: Columnist Threatens to Sue Twitter User for Slander

Mexico: Femicide Law Passed in State of Mexico

Japan: The Importance of Getting Back to Normal

As more time passes since the devastating Earthquake that shook Japan on March 11th, people in Japan are feeling the need to return to normal and put the disaster behind...

El Salvador: 31 Years Since the Death of Archbishop Oscar Romero

Portugal: Is there still Government?

Brazil: Cartoons of Obama in Brazil

Taiwan: Call for Energy Policy Review

The ongoing Fukushima nuclear power plant incident in Japan has alerted people in Taiwan about the safety of nuclear power plants in their own country. In order to transform current...

Africa: African movies to watch

Burkina Faso: Burkinabé Drums

Egypt: Taxi Driver Finds Lost Camera Owner via Facebook

What would you do if you found a camera, and wanted to return it to its owner? One Egyptian taxi driver decided to do it the Egyptian way and utilise...

Ecuador: Investigation Around Newborn Deaths Continues

According to Ecuador's latest census, more than 14 million people live in the country, but there is still no consensus on the national infant mortality rate. Recent incidents have called...

Cameroon: Remembering Cameronian artist Goddy Leye

South Sudan: A wrong start for Africa’s newest country

Gambia: I set limits on press freedom

Should Indonesia Abandon its Nuclear Plans?

Indonesia’s plan to build its first nuclear plant in the next decade has been shelved indefinitely because of the nuclear disaster in Japan. Bloggers are joining the debate on whether...

Cuba: Whither the Internet?

Haiti: Awaiting Results

Brazil: Satirical Video pokes fun at famous singer's blog

Cuba: Courage of Journalists

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