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February, 2014

Stories from February, 2014

28 February 2014

The Sustainable Fishing Practices of Dhivehi Reef Fishermen

“A Trip He Will Not Forget”: Russian Man Flies to Tajikistan By Mistake

A young man did not check his ticket before departure and arrived in Tajikistan's Kurgan-Tyube instead of Russia's Kurgan.

Macedonians Prepare to March Against Poverty in Skopje

Macedonia, the most miserable country on earth according to The Economist, will unite in the fight against poverty on March 1, 2014 in Skopje.

Lebanese Blogger Discusses Women's Rights with First Lady

Lebanese blogger Mario Macaron sent an open letter addressed to Lebanon's First Lady, Wafaa Sleiman, on the issue of Women's Rights - and got a response, reports Joey Ayoub

Honduras Launches Online Dictionary of Indigenous Languages

27 Brazilian Songs Against Police Violence

Kazakhstan's Charyn Canyon

Women Out For The Evening Risk Arrest in Turkmenistan

Trinidad & Tobago: Glitter Glee

27 February 2014

It's Music Freedom Day on March 3!

How the Portuguese Influenced Indian Cuisine

During four centuries in India, the Portuguese left their mark on Indian cuisine. We look at just a few of the dishes that have Portuguese flavor.

Brazilian Activist's Video Satire Censored After Globo TV Claims Copyright

"The video that Globo doesn't wan't you to see", in which activist Rafucko exposes Globo's biased broadcast about demonstrations in Brazil.

[Photos]: Kolkata’s Street Dog Doctor

Mayoral Elections in Ecuador: Setback for the Government?

Preliminary results indicate that PAIS Alliance, Ecuador's ruling party, have lost the mayoral races in the country's five most populous cities: Guayaquil, Quito, Cuenca, Manta and Santo Domingo.

Chinese Netizens React to Ukraine Revolution

Saving Primate Lemurs

One Third of Pregnancies Are Unintended in Burkina Faso

Chechen Dictator and Russian Nationalist NOT Taking Over Ukraine

RuNet Echo

As conflict in Ukraine's province of Crimea escalates, Internet hoaxes muddy the waters.

NASA's New Photo of North Korea

Caribbean: How the Media Shapes Perception

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