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26 May 2011

Stories from 26 May 2011

India: Malayalam Bloggers Campaign For Soumya

Kerala was rife with outrage, when 23 year old woman Soumya was thrown out from a moving passenger train, raped and brutally murdered. With the public losing the trust in...

China: Netizens Declare Candidacy In Upcoming Elections

Their chances may not be good, but a small and growing number of Internet celebrities and microbloggers have decided to run in grassroots elections this coming September in constituencies around...

Ukraine: Proposal to Declare Crimean Tatar Deportation “Genocide”

Russia: Peaceful Religious Co-Existence in Tatarstan

Belarus: Economic Crisis

Serbia: More Reactions to the Arrest of Ratko Mladic

Peruvians Say No to Fujimori in ‘March for dignity, Fujimori never again! #26m’

Panama: Wikileaks Reach Panamanian Government

The diplomatic cables leaked by Wikileaks have wreaked havoc in global politics. Panama is not an exception. A cable that links the government party CD - Democratic Change - with...

Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago: FIFA Disciplinary Hearing

Cuba: Architectural Heritage

Trinidad & Tobago: Oppression of Women

Azerbaijan: Eynulla Fatullayev Pardoned Following Twitter Action

Just two days after the UK branch of Amnesty International launched its Twitter campaign to call for the release of Eynulla Fatullayev comes news that the imprisoned journalist and prisoner...

Kenya: Taking care of orphaned monkey

China: French Students Encountered Chinese Chengguan

Kenya: Documentary on child abuse by Catholic priests

Trinidad & Tobago: Indian Arrival Day Food

Russia: Politicalized literature

Guyana: Dreaming of Utopia

Kenya: East Africa's Biggest Mobile Tech Event

United States: A Blog for Rethinking the Hispanic World

In New York, the Hispanic cultural and artistic dynamism can be felt. Global Voices spoke with journalist and cultural critic Claudio Iván Remeseira about his blog Hispanic New York Project,...

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