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16 June 2011

Stories from 16 June 2011

India: Kids Reality Shows, Neo-Child Labour?

Pakistan: Tax On Textiles

Pakistan: Remembering The Golden Era Of Pop Music

Bhutan: Advertisement And Deception

Angola: Past Meets Present in a Series of Photo-Chronicles

Russia: Ministry's Online Blunders

RuNet Echo

Russia's Ministry of Internal Affairs has recently started to mobilise on the Internet and in the past weeks two important events have taken place in the Internet world which have...

Chile: More than 70,000 March in Santiago Demanding Improvements in Education

Africa: Bloggers Remember the International Day of the African Child

June 16 marks the International Day of the African Child. The day was initiated by the Organisation of African Unity on June 16, 1991. The day honors those who participated...

El Salvador: Anti-Mining Activist Killed in Cabañas

Panama: The Indigenous Ngobe-Bugle’s Struggle to Defend the Rio Tabasara

Mexico: Photo essay: Final Day of Javier Sicilia’s ‘Peace Caravan’

Trinidad & Tobago: Preferred Smartphone Platforms

Cuba: Cervantes Continues Strike

Iran: “One year suspended jail sentence for being a Facebook user”

Trinidad & Tobago: A Lawsuit Too Late?

Barbados: Environmental Sham

Taiwan: Looking forward to “Seediq Bale”

Taiwan: A Song for Those Pro-Nuclear Power Legislators

Estonia-Latvia-Lithuania: 70th anniversary of deportations

China: Leftover women, do not get married!