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26 November 2011

Stories from 26 November 2011

Video: Plural+ 2011 Awards Young Filmmakers

Youth from around the globe were awarded in New York for their thought-provoking short films showing their proposals for making society more peaceful and multicultural by addressing the topics of...

“Let Us Dream”: Demonstrating Against Unified Job Hunting in Japan

On Labor Day, students gathered in Tokyo and Kyoto to rally against the practices of job hunting for fresh graduates.

India: Youth Slaps Minister Over Price Rise and Corruption

On 24 November, India's Agriculture Minister, Mr Sharad Pawar, was slapped on the face by a youth as he was leaving a government building. Harvinder Singh was apparently fed up...

Bangladesh: The Perils Of Dividing Dhaka City Corporation

DR of Congo: How Will the Elections Unfold?

The presidential elections in the DRC are scheduled for November 28. The stakes are evidently high, given the history of civil conflict. Many observers have highlighted the major events during...

Japan: WordCamp Tokyo is Tomorrow

Mozambique: Poetry on trees

Iran: Social networks blamed for terror plots

Mali, Niger: Tuareg Voices Barely Heard Over the Sounds of War

Since the start of the war in Libya, many security and political experts have warned against potential Touareg threats in Mali and Niger. Is it a real threat or mere...

North Korea's Cellular Network Surpasses 800,000 3G Subscriptions

South Korea: Judge's Facebook Post Criticizing Free Trade Deal Went under Fire

India: The Camel Fair Of Pushkar

Bhutan: The King Visits Japan

Russia: “Anti-Gay” Bill Postponed Till Nov. 30

Maldives: The Changes The 17th SAARC Summit Brought

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