CPJ pressing upon Mexican Government to seriously look into death threats given to Journalist


Journalism watchdog Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is asking the Mexican government to take serious the death threats given to Lydia Cacho, a Mexican investigative reporter and author. Lydia Cacho has told CPJ that death threat has been given to her through the security system installed in her abode. The threat given to Lydia warnedContinue reading “CPJ pressing upon Mexican Government to seriously look into death threats given to Journalist”

Views from China Experts on Challenges facing the nation in 2012 and the way forward


Recently a show was hosted by CNN called “On China” where Kristie Lu Stout asked questions from experts on China that the whole wants an answer to. The timing of the show was perfect as America is waiting to decisive moments in its presidential election 2012 and with each candidate talked about his strategy duringContinue reading “Views from China Experts on Challenges facing the nation in 2012 and the way forward”

Garry Kasparov detained and beaten up at the sentencing of punk band Pussy Riot


Chess Grandmaster and opposition leader in Russia, Garry Kasparov was beaten harshly by the Moscow Police and had to spent 5 hours in jail for attending the sentencing of anti-Putin band Pussy Riot. Kasparov was hit in the genitals, thrown into the van and endure beating from numerous policemen. Moscow Police, on the other hand,Continue reading “Garry Kasparov detained and beaten up at the sentencing of punk band Pussy Riot”