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21 June 2011

Stories from 21 June 2011

Spain: Massive Demonstrations on June 19

Iran: Paris Flashmob Marks Two Years Since Election

On June 12, 2011, to mark two years since Iran's disputed election, United4Iran and Move4Iran coordinated a flash mob in a Paris metro station to draw attention to ongoing human...

Puerto Rico: Interview of Le Butcherettes

Puerto Rico: Surviving the Puerto Rican Parade

Bulgaria: E-Book On Internet and Mobile Tracking

Bangladesh: Energy Politics and Selling Out National Interest

Last week police brutally cracked down on the members of the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports who were rallying against a recent production sharing...

Trinidad & Tobago: Martelly's First Month

Bahamas: Elections, Then & Now

Sri Lanka: The Lankanosphere And The Killing Field Video

Puerto Rico: C-Sections Too Prevalent

Trinidad & Tobago: Warner's Resignation

Guyana, Bermuda: Food & Graffiti

Thailand: Pub Peab and Planking Craze

First there was planking or the lying down game which became an instant hit in Thailand. But cultural authorities are not happy with it. Then the Pub Peab craze which...

Bhutan: Citizenship For Fatherless Children

India: Policy On Maritime Security

Sri Lanka: Groundviews Briefly Blocked

Sri Lanka: The Effectiveness Of Fertilizer Subsidy

Venezuela's Prison Crisis Continues

El Salvador: Facebook Reaches One Million Users

Bolivia: The ‘Gran Poder’ Festival in Photos

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