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Archive for October, 2008

Tech hassles “captured” in India

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Tech hassles “captured” in India

Producer Ara Ayer recounts his multi-tasking and multi-media reporting experience in India.

Posted: October 8, 2008 12:32   Comments: 7
Food prices punish rich and poor in India

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Food prices punish rich and poor in India

All across India, people feel the effects of rising food costs, spiking inflation and lackluster harvests.

Posted: October 7, 2008 19:32   Comments: 2
EU financial ministers plan to restore confidence

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EU financial ministers plan to restore confidence

Anthony Smallwood, spokesperson for the European Commission, discusses the European financial crisis.

Posted: October 7, 2008 18:38   Comments: 0
Thai protests intensify political divide

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Thai protests intensify political divide

Police used tear gas against thousands of protesters who attempted to blockade the Thai parliament.

Posted: October 7, 2008 18:19   Comments: 1
Racist attacks echo across Europe

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Racist attacks echo across Europe

Hate crimes and violence against immigrants break out in Denmark, Italy and Russia.

Posted: October 7, 2008 13:40   Comments: 3
EU struggles to unite against bank crisis

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EU struggles to unite against bank crisis

Marcus Mabry of The New York Times and Jeffrey White of The Christian Science Monitor discuss the attempt by European countries to coordinate efforts in responding to the financial crisis.

Posted: October 6, 2008 18:45   Comments: 0
Food crisis rages through Kenya

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Food crisis rages through Kenya

At least five of the 38 million Kenyans live in urban slums and food insecurity rages through the country, resulting in public outcry and economic upheaval.

Posted: October 6, 2008 17:41   Comments: 4
Bloggers address root of Kenyan food crisis

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Bloggers address root of Kenyan food crisis

The world food crisis has left millions of Kenyans hungry and bloggers looking for answers.

Posted: October 6, 2008 17:33   Comments: 0
Into the Czech woods for the mushroom hunt

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Into the Czech woods for the mushroom hunt

In the Czech Republic, fall marks the annual tradition of plucking fungi from the forest.

Posted: October 6, 2008 15:25   Comments: 2
Russians dismantle occupied Georgian posts

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Russians dismantle occupied Georgian posts

Sergey Shestakov, a former Soviet foreign ministry official, discusses Russia's recent military demonstrations.

Posted: October 6, 2008 15:00   Comments: 1

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