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Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:41:34 +0000Trinidad and Tobago lies along a major earthquake fault line, so the tremor wasn't all that surprising -- but netizens still saw humour in the midst of an unnerving experience.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:27:17 +0000"The government has been working for the last two years on restructuring the legislative system to violate the constitution. Even in the time of Mubarak we didn’t see this."
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:25:22 +0000"[T]he report has shown that social media has become a normal and central form of communication for all segments of the population, particularly, political parties and their leaders..."
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:10:19 +0000The Greens leader's call to decriminalise recreational drugs has many supporters in Australia.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:20:07 +0000Blogger Anton Nossik wants to annul Article 282 of the Russian Criminal Code, a catch-all statute that prohibits "ctions aimed at the incitement of hatred or enmity."
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:51:50 +0000"You’re lucky, as some were transferred out today, before we had shifts for standing and sitting....we are managing by squatting and sleeping on each others’ shoulders.”
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:09:07 +0000"Friendly reminder that clever retorts on social media, passion, facts & figures won't be counted. Your vote will. Go & vote! "
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:44:58 +0000Taking nude photos in exchange for a loan may seem bizarre, but that's exactly what's happening in China. A major online leak has cracked the scheme wide open.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:53:58 +0000"They are persons caring for the marginalized sectors of the society but they were jailed for trumped up charges."
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:11:46 +0000"The Vietnamese government should urgently amend the land law and its grievance processes to protect farmers’ rights."
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:57:45 +0000In the wake of the plane crash involving members of the Brazilian football club Chapecoense, Peruvian fans remember what happened to Alianza Lima football club in December 1987.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:47:00 +0000Hours after Russian news outlets began reporting that state media regulatory agency Roskomnadzor had issued instructions forcing Google to re-register in Russia or face sanctions, an agency representative backpedaled, telling roem.ru that Izvestiya, the newspaper that broke the news, had misreported the story. Izvestiya quoted Vadim Ampelonsky in their initial report as saying that...
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:40:37 +0000Upcoming parliamentary elections in Macedonia began with electioneering campaign tactics that were suspiciously sneaky.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:35:54 +0000"The world seems better and nicer because of acts of a few brave and earnest people. My respect to Gateman Billal for his act of humanity."
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:05:42 +0000Rock music available online shows how a peculiar bridge, bringing the people of former Yugoslavia and Poland closer together, developed over the last four decades.