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1 December 2013

Stories from 1 December 2013

Croatian Citizens Vote Whether to Block Same Sex Marriage

On December 1, 2013, Croatian citizens voted on a referendum that proposes the introduction of defining marriage as a union between a man and a woman into the country's constitution.

Jamaicans Boycott Trinidadian Products After Deportation Fiasco

Just over week ago, thirteen Jamaican citizens were refused entry to Trinidad and Tobago. The Trinidadian export sector may already be feeling the backlash as Jamaicans respond with a boycott.

Awareness Helps You Clean Indian Streets… Guaranteed!

BBC, Guardian, Play Cricket With Facts: The Real Tendulkar-Taliban Story

The Taliban say they did not give a warning against praising Indian cricketer Tendulkar and are upset that they have been misquoted so far and wide since November 28, 2013.

High-Profile Editor Tarun Tejpal Accused of Sexually Assaulting Young Reporter

Tejpal is editor-in-chief for Indian magazine Tehelka, known for its groundbreaking investigative journalism and coverage of issues such as corruption and sexual violence.

The Line of Freedom And The Brief IMDb ban in Pakistan

Ukraine: Hackers Disable Government Websites in Protest of Police Brutality

Year One of Mexico's Peña Nieto Administration

The Mexican electorate weighs in one year after President Enrique Peña Nieto's government took power.

Thailand Anti-Government Protesters Aim for ‘Day of Victory’

Violence erupted between protesters and government supporters. Meanwhile, police fired tear gas against protesters to prevent them from entering a government building.

Open Letter to President Obama Calling for the Release of Oscar López Rivera Goes Viral

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