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29 November 2011

Stories from 29 November 2011

Iran: The Storming of the British Embassy

Sri Lanka: Project Roku

Nepal: Constituent Assembly Extended For Six Months

Côte d’Ivoire: Bloggers React to the ICC Warrant Issued for Gbagbo's Arrest

DR of Congo: Citizens Organize Unofficial Polling as They Await Election Results

El Salvador: ‘Encachimbados’ Lead Occupy Movement

Mexico: Guadalajara Hosts 25th International Book Fair

Malaysia: Protesting the Peaceful Assembly Bill

The Malaysian Parliament has approved the controversial Peaceful Assembly Bill which critics believe will make it difficult for citizens to organize protest assemblies. Netizens used the #pa2011 hashtag to express...

ActionAid: halve world hunger by 2015

Trinidad & Tobago: Online Safety

Cuba: Mariela's Red Light Comment

St. Lucia: Looking Good for St. Lucia Labour Party

Barbados: Response to Crime Affecting Tourism?

Latin America: A Conversation with Carolina Botero about Intellectual Property

Juan Arellano chats with Carolina Botero, one of the Latin American representatives of Creative Commons, about intellectual property in the region, how indigenous communities can make use of it, and...

Jamaica: Sabina Park & Lawrence Rowe

Guyana: Calling Violence Against Women by Name

Zambia: Netizens Weigh in on Fight Against Corruption

Since the Patriotic Front won this year's election, Zambia has been heading in a new direction. What seems to be of great interest is the single-minded focus of the new...

Iran: Raid on UK embassy

China: Sina's Credibility Crisis

China: Economic News Roundup