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26 June 2014

Stories from 26 June 2014

Western Ukraine Police Using Facebook to Increase Police Accountability

A Masked Superhero Is Riding Around This Colombian City and Feeding the Hungry

He is known as Super Pan (Super Bread, in English), and he gives bread to those who need it in the Colombian city of Bucaramanga.

How a Local Newspaper in India Is Empowering Rural Women to Write About Their Communities

Rising Voices

Khabar Lahariya is an award-winning rural weekly newspaper published in local languages and run by 40 women. We spoke with editorial coordinator Poorvi Bhargava to find out more.

Meet Xiaobing, the (Fun? Annoying? Creepy?) Chatbot Taking Over China's Weibo

Microsoft's artificial intelligence robot, which is modeled after a 16-year-old girl, has found new life on Twitter-like Sina Weibo after being blocked on messaging app WeChat earlier this month.

China's Pixar? A Sneak Peek From New Animation Studio Light Chaser

Interview with Wife of Laos NGO Leader Sombath Somphone Who Went Missing in 2012

This Philippine Wedding Video of a Dying Cancer Patient Will Move You to Tears

Farmers in China's Guangdong Province Are Buzzing About ‘Delicious’ Locusts

Confessions of an Ex-Football Fan in Chile

Tajikistan's GBAO Region – an Incredible Place

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