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3 September 2009

Stories from 3 September 2009

USA: Deportations Feared as New School Year Begins

A proposed bill that would resolve the legal status of approximately 65,000 undocumented students in the United States is still in limbo as another school year begins this month.

Sri Lanka: Kumbi Kathawa

Bangladesh: Ditch Suits To Save Power

Syria: Blogger Calls for a Campaign Against Masturbation

Video: Perspectives on International Social Entrepreneurs

From the GSBI, the Global Social Benefit Incubator and The Next Billion Blog comes a series of video interviews of social enterpreneurs from all over the globe who are meeting...

China: PetroChina's “Group Purchase Gate” created an online stir

Some employees of PetroChina, the state-owned oil giant and the current no. 2 on the FT 500 List, are going to be allowed to ‘group purchase’ eight apartment buildings near...

Suriname: On “Someni Tongo”

Bahamas: The Play's The Thing

Cuba: Filtering Connections

U.S. Virgin Islands: Monitoring Erika

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