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4 February 2013

Stories from 4 February 2013

Human Rights Group Maps Russian Internet Censorship

RuNet Echo

Dear PSY, Don't Dance with the Prime Minister of Malaysia

Chobi Mela VII: Photographs Connecting People of The World

The 7th Chobi Mela (Photo Fair), a biennial festival of photography, is taking place in Bangladesh capital Dhaka. This international event is perhaps the world’s most demographically inclusive photo festival...

Stormy Waters? The Maritime Border Disputes between Bolivia, Chile and Peru

The International Court of Justice is due to make a ruling on the longstanding maritime border dispute between Chile and Peru. Pablo Andres Rivero explains why the dispute has not...

The Mapuche in Modern Chile

Elmo, Domo and Pikachu Bring Smiles to Japan

India: Not-for-profit vs. For-profit Ventures

Saudi Activist Trial Postponed Without Prior Notice

A new trial was supposed to start today [Feb 4, 2013] for Saudi Political and Civil Rights Association (ACPRA) co-founder Dr Abdulkareem al-Khudr. Two of the association's co-founders, Dr Abdullah...

Japan's Press Freedom Ranking Drops

Palestine: Fighting with the Poem

Egypt: Morsi's State

Trinidad & Tobago: Questionable Résumés

Trinidad and Tobago-based bloggers weigh in on the latest political controversy, in which Hafizool Mohammed, who serves on the Commission of Inquiry into the 1990 attempted coup, had many indiscrepancies...

An Online Campaign Demands Quality Journalism from La Vanguardia

“Firsthand” Reporting on Huffington Post

Brunei has Freest Press in Southeast Asia?

Infographic: Where Does Beijing's Air Pollution Come From?

Malaysia's Green Issues in 2013

Cambodia: Funeral of King Father Sihanouk

Taiwan: Who Misled Noam Chomsky?

Noam Chomsky's support for an anti-media monopoly campaign in Taiwan has recently been spun into a story of the intentional distortion of Chomsky's position by activists because the placard has...

Digital Monitoring of Kenya Elections 2013

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