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7 October 2012

Stories from 7 October 2012

Venezuela: Pictures of Election Day

Today, social networks in Venezuela show a country at the fringe. Along with testimonies, information, rumors and recommendations, citizen media platforms like Twitter, Facebook and Flickr have shared photos that...

Bangladesh: Cleaning Up the Beach

Bhutan: Bad Hair Days

Pakistan: Riots Aftermath – Project Cleanup for Peace

On September 21, 2012 peaceful protests in Pakistan against the film insulting prophet Muhammad (P.B.U.H) turned violent and properties were burnt and people lost their lives. Contrary to the tide...

Bangladesh: People of Siddhirganj Protest Poor Law & Order

On 16th of September 2012 thousands of labors of the local garments Industry took to the streets to protest “poor law and order situation” in Siddhirganj. A growing number of...

Iran: “Offensive” Cartoon of the Prophet Joseph

Russia: Politics of the Nobel Peace Prize Nominations

RuNet Echo

Venezuela: Purple Fingers on Election Day

France : Mystery of Blue Honey Bees Solved

Egypt: Abusing the October 6 War

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