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18 June 2011

Stories from 18 June 2011

Sri Lanka: The Challanges Of A Homosexual Person

Maldives: Privacy Act Required

India: Hungry For Power

China: Farmers shot in protest

Bulgaria: Soviet Army Monument “Keeps Pace With Time”

South Korean Troops Shoot at Passenger Jet, No One Injured

Syria: Al Assad's Cousin Quits Business for Charity Work

On 16th June, at the eve of another Friday of protests in Syria, Syrian State Television announced that 41-year-old businessman Rami Makhlouf will quit his businesses to take up charity...

Saudi Arabia: Women Behind the Wheel

Several Saudi women took the wheel yesterday to break the siege on driving in Saudi Arabia, where women are banned from driving cars. The campaign to drive was announced on...

Malaysia: Hacktivist Group Attacks Government Websites

At least 50 other government websites in Malaysia were attacked by international ‘hacktivist’ group Anonymous last Thursday over the government’s proposed censoring of several file sharing websites. Online reactions were...

E Day: Discovering Celebrities’ Favorite Words

What do singer Shakira, actor Gael Garcia Bernal, chef Ferran Adria and writer Mario Vargas Llosa have in common? They are all part of the group of 30 celebrities who...

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