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29 April 2011

Stories from 29 April 2011

Serbia: Bloggers Discuss Plans to Erect Monument to Late Azeri President

One of Belgrade's nicest parks has recently got renovated - thanks, partially, to a donation of 2 million euros by the Azerbaijani government. The news that has been stirring controversy...

Cuba: Silvio and Pablo

Cuba: Reflection on the Communist Party Congress

Puerto Rico: Puerto Rican Rock Music

India: 3G Mobile Technology And Rural India

Pakistan: We Serve Better Food At Our Weddings

Egypt: Graffiti – For a Colorful Revolution and an Undying Memory

From the early days of the Egyptian revolution, protesters adopted their ancestors way of documenting the glorious days, documenting the days of the revolutions on the walls of Tahrir Square...

Bahamas: Grasping at Straws?

Barbados: Barrow's Beach

Syria: The Revolution Continues (Video)

It's the Friday of Rage in Syria, with tens of thousands of people taking to the streets of different cities to call for the overthrow of the Al Assad regime,...

Colombia on Red Alert After Heavy Rains

Colombia is on red alert due to heavy rains. Residents of 28 departments suffer extreme hardship: flooding, landslides and sudden increase in rivers and streams have left more than three...

Zambia: President's Son Threatens Journalist

A senior Zambia journalist recently received threats from the son of the Zambian president Rupiah Banda, James, following a story that appeared on the Zambian Watchdog, a leading investigative journalism...

Uganda: Citizens Outraged by Violent Re-Arrest of Opposition Leader

Uganda opposition leader Dr.Kiiza Besigye was re-arrested in the capital Kampala for participating in the Walk to Work Campaign one night after he was granted bail. Besigye had been granted...

China: Farmer Hangs Himself in Desperation

China: Centennial Celebration of Tsinghua University

China: Poem Dedicated to Lobsang Tsepak

North Korea: Rumors and Superstitions Surrounding Former US President Carter

Execution Tunnels in North Korea

Nepal: No Country For Old Men

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