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· December, 2010

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Stories about English from December, 2010

29 December 2010

Malaysia-Indonesia Soccer Match Turns Into War of Words

Malaysia and Indonesia are the two finalists in the Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup. Two twitter hashtags made it into the worldwide trending topics, ‘Hate Malaysia’ and ‘#loveindonesia’ as Indonesian...

28 December 2010

Sri Lanka: Development, Not Aid

Pakistan: Karachi International Book Fair

Pakistan: Solidarity Day For Peace

Sudan: Land Grabbing in Sudan

Ethiopia: Run Across Ethiopia aims to raise $100,000 for education

Ethiopia: History of Oromo People

Africa: West Africa's First Commercial Data Center Launching in 2011

Ghana: Reflections on Christmas in Accra

Uganda: On 10 Most Influential Persons in Uganda

Tanzania: Dar Es Salaam in Photos

South Korea: Court Rules In Favor of Free Internet Speech

Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago: Earthquake

Trinidad & Tobago: Types to Stay Far From

Trinidad & Tobago: Year in Review

Bahamas: Patience for Junkanoo

Cuba: Cables Reveal Government Sees Bloggers as “Most Serious Challenge”

Cuba was one of the Latin American countries most frequently referenced in the trove of diplomatic cables recently released by WikiLeaks. Cables confirmed much of what is already known, but...

Japan: A year of blogs

As the character 暑 (sho) meaning ‘hot or heat' was chosen to represent the year 2010 at the annual ceremony in Kyoto, let's see a selection of “hot topics” that...

Russia: Regional Minister Hired Through Internet

Wikileaks, Thaileaks, Indoleaks, Pinoyleaks

There are Wikileaks clones in Southeast Asia: Thaileaks from Thailand, Indoleaks from Indonesia and Pinoyleaks from the Philippines. These websites were established/revived this month to support the work started by...