Uzbek authorities August 1 blocked text messaging and mobile internet use nationwide during nationwide university entrance exams from 8.30am to 1.30 pm, Uzmetronom reported...Hat tip to Joanne Jacobs for the story.
Fergana News reported that the blockage is a routine Uzbek anti-cheating measure.
Friday, August 03, 2012
The Seriousness of College Entrance Exams
Like the Koreans and the Japanese, the Uzbekis take their college entrance exams seriously: