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5 February 2009

Stories from 5 February 2009

India: Sakshat, The $10 Laptop

Russia: Spamming Champions

Russia: Maria Segeeva

Ukraine: MV Faina is Free

Hungary: Viktor Orbán in the Financial Times

Philippines: Chess to be taught in schools

Malaysia: War on Dengue and Chikungunya

The Malaysian government has launched a dengue awareness campaign in response to the rising number of dengue cases. Aside from dengue, there is another virus which is spreading in several...

Latvia: Hard Times

Armenia: Environmental Destruction

Global Health: Obama Lifts “Global Gag Rule”

In his first week in office, U.S. President Barack Obama lifted a policy popularly known as the “Global Gag Rule.” The move is being applauded by women's rights and public...

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