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17 November 2013

Stories from 17 November 2013

Insulting a Dead King is a Crime in Thailand

Croatian Activists Protest Concert of Nationalist Rock Band in Zagreb

Chileans Abroad Hold Symbolic Vote with Surprising Results

Results show a surprising difference with the forecasts made by pollsters, which placed Michelle Bachelet as the winner and Evelyn Matthei in second place.

Online Magazine Publishes Leaked Emails of Serbian Government Agency

PHOTOS: Heavy Rains Hit Saudi Capital

Many commented how a rich country like Saudi Arabia has a poor infrastructure, which cannot handle rain, after the Saudi capital was flooded, following a storm.

Waiting for Freedom of the Press in Bulgaria

Bulgaria has been rated as having the least media freedom in the EU. During a time of political turmoil in the country, Bulgarians are turning to new media tools.

Does Tennis Pro Viktor Troicki's Doping Ban Go Too Far?

"It's one thing to not allow him to participate in tournaments, entirely another to limit his freedom of movement."

Anonymous Hacks Ukraine's Customs Services, Leaks Documents

PHOTOS: Rally of Mozambique's Main Opposition Party Attacked by Riot Police

Why CNN is Getting Praise and Flak for its Philippine Storm Coverage

CNN is praised for its extensive coverage of the destructive impact left by super typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. But some are not happy with its 'exaggerated' reports

Discovering the Bouquinistes of Colombo

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