Kerry's Claims and Return of North Korea's Defence Chief from the Dead

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Newsclick Report, May 21, 2015
The South Korean spy and propaganda agency made the ludicrous claim about North Korea executing one of its top generals, the Minister of Defence, General Hyon Yong-chol, with an antiaircraft gun for disloyalty. Hours later, after the nonsense claim made the news, it completely retracted it. In spite of this, it was repeated by John Kerry, the US Secretary of State in a Press Conference in Seoul, and promptly printed widely by the global media, including...

Zero Rating: Not Subsidised Internet but Enclosure of the Internet


Prabir Purkayastha, May 14, 2015
After the firestorm of criticism from the Indian netizens on the violations of net neutrality by Reliance-Facebook (Internet.org) and Airtel (Airtel Zero), Facebook and Airtel have come out with their defence: they love net neutrality, and will never, never violate this principle. They are only providing cheap internet access to their subscribers, who are currently without this access. So why should their critics object? The problem is of course in...


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