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2 January 2013

Stories from 2 January 2013

New Year and Old Habits in Bahrain

While countries around the world ushered in the New Year with fireworks and celebrations, a special line-up of treats from the authorities was awaiting Bahraini protesters. Luckily, netizens were up...

Cats, Guns and Spoils of War in Rural Idlib, Syria

Maaret Misreen, Syria–Omar, a former marketing student at a private university in Damascus, is living a life he never could have imagined. He’s originally from Idlib, one of Syria’s smaller...

Mauritanian Women Speak up against Rape

Sixteen Teachers Arrested in Mauritania

Harasser Identified by Bloggers in Bangladesh

Trinidad & Tobago: Tech Trends, 2013

Jamaica: The 2012 Aaron Matalon Award

Honey Singh's ‘Misogynist’ Lyrics Divides Bollywood

Indian Punjabi rapper Honey Singh’s new year performance was canceled after an online petition was circulated on social media. A First Information Report (FIR) has also been lodged against him...

Ted Henken's Review of Cuban Blogosphere

Mauritius and Reunion Island Brace for Cyclone Dumile Impact

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