Shrinking populations in Eastern European and Central Asian cities bring opportunities along with risks, a new study finds.
Threatened with legal action -- and promised a pay rise -- ArcelorMittal workers end the country’s longest strike in years.
The specimen was so bizarre that scientists at first thought the fossil was a fake.
Gas-rich Central Asian country reportedly falling deeper into debt to China as its economic woes show no sign of easing.
Government badly needs funds for a huge hydropower project it hopes will end the misery of winter blackouts.
The popular ex-mufti insists that polygamy is tradition, sparking a debate on the role of Islam in the officially secular state.
-- Announcement: Debunking Disinformation: A Training Program for Czech Journalism Students - Become An Expert Fact Checker and Hoax Buster!
Date: March 12, 2018 – July 1, 2018
The course is for free and TOL will cover all travel expenses for attendees. Applicants should be from a master’s program (or in the final years of their studies), either in journalism or media studies, or other relevant fields such as political science, security studies, international relations or other. One of the main selection criteria will be a proven motivation to use the acquired skills in practice. While much of the instruction will be in Czech, fluent English is a requirement.
Support is provided by the U.S. Embassy in Prague.
The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.