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· November, 2009

Stories about Arts & Culture from November, 2009

Japanese concepts through images and videos

Qatar: Cartoon of maid abusing child raises ire

A cartoon published in a local paper in Qatar depicting a crazed maid abusing a child has raised the ire of Doha bloggers, many of whom are condemning the possible...

Video: Open Video Contest for Trip to SXSW Interactive Festival

The Open Video Alliance is putting out a call out for one minute videos that make a case for Open Video for an opportunity to win a trip to South...

Philippines: TV Ads of Presidential Candidates

Election season has started in the Philippines. Check out the TV ads of presidential candidates which have been uploaded on YouTube.

Zimbabwe: Oliver Mtukudzi honoured

Zimbabwe's biggest music stars Oliver Mtukudzi was last week honoured with a 2009 Cultural Ambassador Award in San Diego in the United States.

Azerbaijan: New Year

Russia: Social Network Graffiti Gains Popularity

Egypt and Algeria: Much More Than a Football Match

Who would have believed that a football match could cause such tension between two nations? The trouble between Egypt and Algeria has now reached an unexpected level and many bloggers...

Morocco: Marrakesh Film Festival to Focus on Korea

Sri Lanka: Learning To Let Go

Indonesia: Youth, Art, and Nationalism

Indonesia: Some groups want to ban ‘2012’ movie

Burmese Songs to be Used as Ring Tones in Thailand

Japan: British teenager becomes a YouTube star

She is British, blond, slim and cute. Her name is Beckii Cruel [ja] and, at age 14, has become an idol on the Japanese web. Beckii Cruel started to gain...

Uruguay: Film About Robots Invading Montevideo

Guatemala: The Streets of the Capital City

Guatemala: The Illustrations of Roberto Galvez

Trinidad & Tobago: On Stage?

Japan: Artist and morality

Taiwan: Introducing Best English Blogs

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