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28 January 2012

Stories from 28 January 2012

Brazil: Movement Calls for March Against Law on Construction in Salvador

Brazil: ‘Vale’ is Elected the World's Worst Corporation

Iran: ‘Hostages in Syria are not military’

Australia Day: Fury Follows Aboriginal Tent Embassy Protest

Australia Day ceremonies are usually the dullest of events. But not when Australia’s political leaders are together just walking distance from a gathering at the contentious Aboriginal Tent Embassy. Kevin...

Indonesia: Promoting E-Commerce Among Small Businesses

Singapore: Greening Initiative

South Sudan: Urgent Steps Needed to Counter Inter-Communal Violence

Equatorial Guinea: A Story Idea for Journalists Covering the Africa Cup of Nations

Ethiopia: Standing With Ethiopia's Tenacious Blogger

Africa: How Africa Tweets

Bhutan: Promoting National Language

India: Right To Education vs. The Right Education

Pakistan: Hate Campaign Against Ahmadis In Rawalpindi

China: US60,000 Per Month Postpartum Recovery Service

China: Girl and Boyfriend Rental for Chinese Lunar New Year

China: Redpad for Government Official Only

Slovakia: Roma “Apartheid” – and New Housing?

Slovakia: More News on Overly Expensive Website Design