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October, 2011

Stories from October, 2011

31 October 2011

Greece: When the Crisis Hit the Fan

Macedonia: Lead Smelting Factory Problem in Veles

Pakistan: Say No To Plastic Bags

D. R. of Congo: DRC Elections Watch 2011

Tunisia: Let's Invade Social Networks!

A crazy wave of posts hit the world of social networks when Tunisian netizens decided to invade Facebook and Twitter with their comments. First came the official Facebook page of...

Tunisia: Elections Usher in a New Dawn

Tunisians have freely elected representatives who will form a national constituent assembly, which will draft the country's constitution for the first time in their history. While Sidi Bouzid rose in...

Mexico: Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt over Anonymous’ #OpCartel

Over recent days many media outlets have widely publicized news about a video by Anonymous Mexico threatening the Zetas cartel as a response to the kidnapping of one of the...

Cuba: Off-Colour Remark in Red Light District

Saudi Arabia: Poverty Video Vloggers Released

Around two weeks ago, Saudi Arabian authorities arrested three young video bloggers Firas Buqna, Hussam Al-Darwish and Khaled Al-Rasheed for producing an episode of their show Malub Alena about poverty...

Cuba: Members of “Las Damas” Detained

Trinidad & Tobago: Role of the Telecommunications Authority

Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago: After Anya

France: Calls for Official Recognition of 1961 Paris Algerian Massacre

Fifty years after the bloody suppression of a peaceful demonstration by Algerians in Paris, French officials are still struggling to admit their responsibility. Calls for the official recognition of the...

Venezuela: Discovering New Attractions in El Hatillo

Peruvian Blogger Lists Some Universal Truths and Questions

Honduran Police Suspected of Killing Two University Students

Russia: Alternative Voting Portal Launched

Russia: Izhevsk City Manager Caught on Camera Talking About Election Bribery

Russia/India: Video of a Paraglider Pilot Attacked by an Eagle in Himalayas

Russia: Pirate Flag Over Novosibirsk City

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