Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Asia Compact | 26.07.2011, 18:00 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

26.07.2011, 18:00 UTC
ASIA COMPACT

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Overview of Topics

* Find out what's making the news across Asia
* Sifting through filth in search of fortune
* South Korea sends food to North Korea
* Still a lot to be done a year after Pakistan's flood
* Indo-Pak talks: challenge for youngest Pakistani foreign minister
* Global Media Forum 2011
* Walled in! - The inner German border
* PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org
* Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest
* DW Asia goes multimedia
* All about 2010 FIFA World Cup
* Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven
* Travel Europe on a shoestring
* Join us for a jungle expedition

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Find out what's making the news across Asia

Our daily reports and analysis on a wide range of issues from the world of
politics, business and culture provide an in-depth look at what's going on
in that part of the world.

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Sifting through filth in search of fortune

When the sun sets and shops close, Pakistan's gold scavengers come to life,
sifting through dirt for scraps they can turn to profit. It is a
painstaking job reserved for those dreaming of a rags-to-riches fortune.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I0

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South Korea sends food to North Korea

South Korea allows private organizations to deliver a total of 400 tons of
flour aid to an impoverished North Korea, the first aid of its kind since
the North's deadly attack on a border island last November.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I1

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Still a lot to be done a year after Pakistan's flood

Torrential monsoon rains caused flooding in Pakistan in 2010. Traces of the
flood are still evident in many parts of the country a year later and there
is still a lot to be done.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I2

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Indo-Pak talks: challenge for youngest Pakistani foreign minister

The Indian and Pakistani foreign ministers will meet in New Delhi on July
27. But the rift created by the Mumbai terror attacks isn't easy to bridge.
A big test for the new Pakistani foreign minister Hina Rabbani Khar.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I3

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Global Media Forum 2011

The fourth Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum "Human Rights in a globalized
World - Challenges for the Media", international conference, 20-22 June
2011, Bonn/Germany

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I4

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Walled in! - The inner German border

For the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Deutsche Welle has
developed a unique project in cooperation with the Berlin Wall Foundation:
an animated depiction of the former German-German border.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I5

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PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org

Atlantic-community.org is an online platform for transatlantic debate on
key issues of international politics and globalization. Find thought
provoking analysis from international policy leaders and decision makers.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I6

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Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest

Deutsche Welle presents highlights recorded live at the Beethovenfest,
including star performers and up-and-coming talent like percussionist
Martin Grubinger and the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Download for
free!

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I7

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DW Asia goes multimedia

For more background on the biggest stories in Asia, check out Deutsche
Welle's new Asia page in English at www.dw-world.de/asiacompact.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I8

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All about 2010 FIFA World Cup

Keep up with all the action around the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Visit
DW-WORLD.DE for the complete coverage of the tournament.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02I9

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Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

DW presents live recordings from this year's Beethovenfest, available
starting Sept. 9. Also, don't miss the LIVE-STREAM of all nine Beethoven
symphonies from Sept. 9-12, interpreted by conductor Paarvo Jarvi.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02Ia

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Travel Europe on a shoestring

Want to explore Europe but you're on a tight budget? In this weekly
podcast, DW-RADIO's Pulse takes you to some of Europe's most interesting
cities and proves you don't have to spend a fortune to enjoy them.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02Ib

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Join us for a jungle expedition

Learn about conservation and the threats that are facing the rainforests in
Guyana when we take you on a virtual tour. Our new WebDoc provides an
interactive journey through the jungle. (more)

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc83jI45gen02Ic

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