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UN Ambassadors Meet In Dubai To Discuss Internet Regulation
2012-12-11 16:07:12

At the beginning of the month, ambassadors from the United Nations headed to Dubai for the 2012 World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT).

Free And Open Internet Debate Begins Today
2012-12-03 10:39:39

An 11-day UN conference opens in Dubai today which will play host to some extensive debates from the world’s leaders as to how to govern the Internet. The goal is to update some rather outdated regulations to ensure each nation has similar access to the Internet.

World Conference On International Telecommunications Draws Criticism
2012-11-22 07:17:44

An upcoming United Nations conference threatens the "free and open internet,” Google warned this week, saying some countries will use the meeting as an opportunity to shift control of the Internet’s technical specifications and domain name system from US-based organizations to international bodies.

Third Of World Now Online
2012-10-11 15:39:59

International Telecommunications Union (ITU) reported on Thursday that over a third of the world's population is online.

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2012-08-06 18:26:29

the U.S. is bracing for a call to revise internet treaties to spread control to nations other than the United States.

2012-07-02 23:01:27

The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and the International Multilateral Partnership Against Cyber Threats (IMPACT), with the support of the Ministry of Information and Communications

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2012-06-01 10:33:08

Members of Congress expressed strong opposition on Thursday to proposals to bring the Internet under centralized United Nations control.


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dwale
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
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  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'
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