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3 December 2012

Stories from 3 December 2012

Social Media Unites To Stand Up For Saving Colombo's Trees

In the last week of November a number of century old trees across Reid Avenue in Colombo were cut by the authorities. Caring citizens created a Facebook page titled “Stand...

Russian LiveJournal Announces Grant Program

RuNet Echo

Curuguaty's Deadly Clashes Continue to Resonate Across Paraguay

Public opinion continues to be polarized about the Curuguaty police raid that ended in the death of six police officers and eleven farm workers. The investigation of the raid, which...

São Tomé & Príncipe Accedes to the New York Convention

14 Mexican Women are Murdered Each Day

Kenya: Deadly Violence Threatens to Polarize Country

A recent outbreak of deadly violence pitting police officers and soldiers against civilians has claimed the lives of dozens of Kenyans and sparked debate over the increasing insecurity in the...

Portugal: Digital TV Controversy

A PhD thesis on the process of implementing Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) in Portugal presented evidence that the National Communications Authority, ANACOM, favoured private company Portugal Telecom (PT) in the...

Brazilian Immigration Policy Faces New Challenges

Whereas the subject has long been debated in Europe and the USA, the issue of immigration has only recently gained prominence in Brazil. This new Brazilian reality throws up a...

China: Netizens Call for Abolition of the “Black Jail” System

Chinese News Podcast

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