Satire – As American as apple pie

Satire – As American as apple pie

(VOVWORLD) - Humor, comedy, and wit … and American satire. Study after study in the past decade has indicated that Americans under the age of 35 get their news primarily from satirical...
Drawing contest satirizes gender equality

Drawing contest satirizes gender equality

(VOVworld) - The Belgian Embassy, the UN Women, and the Vietnam Women’s Museum co-hosted an awards ceremony for a satirical drawing contest on gender equality in Hanoi on Tuesday
Paris commemorates Charlie Hebdo attacks

Paris commemorates Charlie Hebdo attacks

(VOVworld) – On Tuesday, French President Francois Hollande unveiled plaques around Paris in honor of 17 victims killed in Islamic extremist attacks on satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, a kosher market and...
Anti-Charlie Hebdo protests erupt in Southern Asia

Anti-Charlie Hebdo protests erupt in Southern Asia

(VOVworld) – Ten of thousands of people across Afghanistan, Pakistan and Muslim-majority Indian Kashmir have taken to the streets for southern Asia's biggest protests against satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo...
45 Christian churches in Niger burnt

45 Christian churches in Niger burnt

(VOVworld) - Forty-five Christian churches were torched over the weekend in Niger’s capital during deadly protests over the publication of a Prophet Mohammed cartoon by the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo,...
Muslims protest Charlie Hebdo magazine

Muslims protest Charlie Hebdo magazine

(VOVworld) – Thousands of Muslims took to the streets on Friday to protest satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo’s recent caricature of Prophet Mohammed. Demonstrations were held in the Pakistani cities of Karachi, Lahore...
Al-Qaeda warns France of new attacks

Al-Qaeda warns France of new attacks

(VOVworld) - Senior al Qaeda leader Sheikh Harith al-Nadhari released a recording over social media websites on Friday pledging further attacks in France. Referring to the attack on satirical magazine...