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5 October 2011

Stories from 5 October 2011

Colombia: Expouniversidad 2011 in Medellín

India: The Advent Of $45 Tablet PCs

Russia: Links to Vasily Grossman's Works and Other Resources

Pakistan: Why Balochistan is Burning?

Ukraine: Interview With Author Vasyl Shklyar

Sri Lanka: Media Silenced

Ukraine: Anti- and Pro-Tymoshenko Camps on Khreshchatyk

Pakistan: The Militant Heroes

Ukraine: “Tension is Growing”

Russia: State-Funded Blogging School Opens in Chelyabinsk

Brazil: Digital Storytelling from a Squatted Building in Sao Paulo

Ethiopia: People As Tourist Attraction

Sudan: Concern Grows About Detained Sudanese Writer

Ethiopia: Personal Tribute to Veteran Actor and Political Activist

Ethiopia: Miss Ethiopia Website Launched

Malawi: Who Murdered Robert Chasowa?

Bahrain: 15 Year Jail Sentences for Medics Who Treated Protesters

Bahrain has sentenced several doctors to 5-15 years in prison, accusing them of a range of crimes including stockpiling weapons at the country's main hospital - charges the doctors and...

Cuba, Jamaica: “Them is Russians Too”

Jamaica: A Proud Black History

Brazil: Mobilization on Twitter Takes Down Pedophile Blog

Following wide mobilization in social media, Brazilian netizens managed to take down a pedophile blog in a matter of hours after the first alert was made on Twitter, on the...

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