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10 December 2011

Stories from 10 December 2011

Russia: Ukrainian Blogger's Photos From the Moscow Rally

Philippines: “Occupy” Protests Overcome Police Brutality

Police violently dispersed the 'Occupy-like' protest of youth groups in the Philippines but the 'Campout' continued for several days near the presidential palace and managed to draw thousands of young...

Bangladesh: How To promote Your Music

India: Kapil Sibal vs. the Netizens on Filtering Social Media

The Indian Union Communications and IT Minister Kapil Sibal has asked Internet giants such as Facebook, Google and Yahoo to pre-screen derogatory, defamatory and inflammatory content about political leaders and...

Brazil: Constraining Identities Through “Aesthetic Standards”

Puerto Rico: Mayor Makes Wild Holiday Decision

France, Syria: Syrian Cartoonist Ali Ferzat Receives Reporters Without Borders Award

Zambia: President Sata Accuses Central Bank of Printing Fake Money

The recent dramatic disclosures of corruption in Zambia have been met with mixed reactions with some netizens supporting the government's actions while others expressly disapprove of the way the president...

Taiwan: Announcing Best Blog Award 2011

Russia: English-Language Tweets From the Moscow Rally

Mozambique: Epic, tweeted land journeys from up north

China: Beijing Winter Air

China: Cloud Computing Turned into Real Estate Business

Malaysia: Airport Tax Increase

Racism in Malaysia

Russia: Anglophone Bloggers’ In-Depth Analyses of Dec. 4 Elections

Russia: Protests (and Security Forces) in Moscow