Central & South Asia
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11 - 20
The dangers of online criticism in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani journalists, bloggers and activists are facing serious offline consequences for their online activities.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 16:12 GMT
Foreigners targeted in Yemen kidnappings
Media watchdogs say reporters, and foreigners in general, are at growing risk from a booming kidnapping industry.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 13:40 GMT
Emerging From Darkness, the Edward Snowden Story
An open letter to Edward Snowden.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 13:31 GMT
Jamming in Azerbaijan: Foreign news outlets unable to broadcast
Three broadcasters appear to have been targeted for transmitting alternative news coverage into Azerbaijan.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2013 11:50 GMT
Google eats the world
As Google continues to build its digital empire, concerns continue to be raised over its practices and ambitions.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2013 08:39 GMT
EU politicians demand probe into US bugging
US security agency spied on EU computer networks in Washington and at UN, according to German magazine Der Spiegel.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2013 19:50 GMT
The chilling effects of surveillance
Mass surveillance without due process threatens to stifle and smother dissent, keeping a populace cowed by fear.
Jillian C. York
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 09:44 GMT
Iran executions anger Afghan families
Dozens of Afghans have been executed in recent months across the border in Iran, mostly for drug related offences.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 13:07 GMT
Academia's indentured servants
Outspoken academics are rare: most tenured faculty have stayed silent about the adjunct crisis, notes Kendzior.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2013 11:19 GMT
Stage set for UN showdown over human rights practices in Azerbaijan
Two key UN bodies in Geneva are gearing up to examine Azerbaijan’s poor human rights record.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 09:55 GMT
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