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11 July 2011

Stories from 11 July 2011

Malaysia: Bersih 2.0 Rally Rattles the Government

It was organized to push merely for electoral reforms but Malaysia's huge Bersih rally last weekend which was violently dispersed by the police has grown into a political movement that...

India: A Facebook Campaign To Remove Unwanted Posters

Pakistan: Embracing the Google+ Circles

The past couple of weeks might be forever remembered as a game changer in the realm of social media in Pakistan. It was when Google rolled out its all encompassing...

Russia: Potential of e-Government

Senegal-Chad: Is Habré Extradition a Political Diversion by Wade?

South Sudan: Celebration of Independence

Videos: Tortillas, Chapatis, Bread and More Around the World

Most cultures accompany their meals with a grain based product; bread, flatbreads and steamed buns are part of people's meals in many places of the world. Today we visit artisans...

Senegal-Chad: Hissène Habré won't be expelled anymore

Haiti: Iconic Actress Passes On

Dominica: “Price is King”

Jamaica: Road Rage Results in Death of Teen

Trinidad & Tobago: Tackling Transformation

Peru: A Case Against Taxing Cellphones

Mexico: Photos of Street Food in Mexico City

Panama: What Does ‘Middle Class’ Mean?

Portugal: Research on Literacy, Media and Citizenship

Jamaica: Reporting Standards

Zambia: Tourism Body Ignores Local Musicians For Rebranding Event

The Zambia Tourist Board has just rebranded with a new logo. However, to the chagrin of local musicians, the board invited a Paris-based Congolese musician Fally Ipupa to perform at...

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Cuba: Silvio Rodríguez Remembers Facundo Cabral