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7 November 2011

Stories from 7 November 2011

Puerto Rico: ideas are just the start

Cuba: speaking to La Joven Cuba

Trinidad and Tobago: animated voices

Jamaica: perspective on Indian literature

Caribbean: the meaning of identity

Nicaragua: Citizens Report on Elections via #votonica

Uruguay's Unemployed Youth

Japan: Liveblogging “1Q84″

Russia: Celebration of Eid al-Adha in Saint Petersburg

China: Appeal to Richard Branson

Guatemala: Controversial General Elected President

Presidential elections were peaceful but tense in Guatemala. School of the Americas alumni and retired General Otto Perez Molina is the elected President of Guatemala after a tight and highly...

Russia/Azerbaijan: Azerbaijan Airlines Refuse to Check-In Russian Citizen with Armenian Surname

Japan: A new type of capsule hotel

Russia: Hidden Political Messages in Well-Done YouTube Videos

Indonesia: Journalism and Religious Violence

Indonesia: Komodo and New 7 Wonders of Nature Competition

Slutwalk Singapore