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29 June 2011

Stories from 29 June 2011

Bhutan: Are Reality Shows Real?

Macedonia: Spin of the Day

Macedonia: Taboo on Protesting Against Police Brutality

Azerbaijan: Freedom of Eurovision, including for Armenians

Honduras: Zelaya Supporters March on Two-Year Anniversary of Coup

Swziland: AFP Correspondent Phone Bugged

Filipinos Commemorate Jose Rizal's 150th birthday

Jose Rizal is the Philippines' national hero and one of the first Asian leaders and intellectuals who advocated freedom from colonial rule through peaceful means in late 19th century. His...

Malawi: Malawi News Go Mobile

Egypt: The Battle of Tahrir Rages

Mayhem broke out at Tahrir Square, the epicenter of the Egyptian revolution, last night and spilled into today. Various accounts are circulating online on what really happened and how events...

Malawi: Meet Global Voices Author Victor Kaonga

Victor Kaonga started his blog, NDAGHA, in 2006, joining a small but dedicated band of Malawian bloggers. A broadcast journalist by profession, he holds a graduate degree in Global Journalism...

Senegal: The Protests Will be “Twitterized”

On June 23, 2011, Dakar's streets were stormed by protesters. Their goal: derail the electoral reform that would allow the election of the president with 25% of the votes in...

Cuba: Train Accident Injures 79

Trinidad & Tobago: New Social Network Platform

Jamaica: Child Labour

Spain: Hundreds Protest Against the Syrian Regime

Hundreds of people in Madrid, Spain demonstrated in support of the Syrian people. They demanded the expulsion of the Syrian ambassador in Spain, and that the Spanish government sanction the...

Republic of Congo: Local Company To Produce First African Android Tablet

Republic of Congo: Widows Demand Their Rights

Iran: Solidarity with Hunger Striking Prisoners

Protests were organized in at least 25 cities around the world on Saturday June 25, 2011, to show solidarity with the approximately 18 political prisoners who are on hunger strike...

Russia: Propagandist Videos Against Alexey Navalny Flood RuNet

Russia / Afghanistan: Photos From A School in Kabul

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