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· October, 2005

Stories about Citizen Media from October, 2005

India, Pakistan: Kashmir Border Opened to Aid Quake Victims

India, Pakistan: Kashmir Border Opened to Aid Quake Victims

A peek into the Bangladesh blogosphere

Let us take a look into some of the blogs of and about Bangladesh

India: Bomb Blasts In Delhi

India: Bomb Blasts In Delhi

Pakistan: Blog-o-rants

Pakistan: Blog-o-rants

Images from India: Churchgate Station in Mumbai

Images from India: Churchgate Station in Mumbai

Nepal: Kantipur FM, Democracy and Media

Nepal: Kantipur FM, Democracy and Media

Pakistan: Emergency/Broadcast Radio for Quake Survivors Urgently Needed

Pakistan: Emergency/Broadcast Radio for Quake Survivors Urgently Needed

South Asia: Blog Quake Day

South Asia: Blog Quake Day

FLOSS Debate at BytesForAll

FLOSS Debate at BytesForAll

Effect Measure on Facing the Global Bird Flu Threat

With recent reports of avian flu in Western Europe, the disease is clearly no longer East Asia's problem. It's a dilemma for the world. Last week I emailed Revere, the...

Pakistan: Shelter for earthquake victims

Pakistan: Shelter for earthquake victims

Video from Bangladesh: Rickshaw Traffic

Video of bicycle rickshaw traffic in Comilla, Bangladesh.

Images from Bangladesh: Village pond

A typical pond in rural Bangladesh with lush greenary surroundings. The floating algae denotes that the pond is less frequently used.

Chile's Presidential Blog Forum

此篇文章有繁體中文的翻譯” While all of South America has been experiencing an exponential growth of weblogs, podcasts, and other online methods of civic participation, no country has done more to institutionalize the...

South Asian blog roundup

Bangladesh: - Rifat of ‘Close your eyes and try to see’ discusses premarital sex in the context of Bangladesh. - Shappir of ‘Bring your own Shisha’ recollects the story of...

Pakistan: Donations

India: Defending Freedom of Speech

India: Defending Freedom of Speech

Flooding Throughout Central America

A week's worth of rain caused by hurricane Stan has caused massive flooding in Guatemala and throughout Central America. Death toll estimates are already at a conservative 1,400 in Guatemala...

What's going on in the African blogosphere

Some snippets from the African blogosphere. - Gatwiri takes issue with the July/August edition of Foreign Policy magazine which classifies Kenya as a failed state. He points out that, “The...

Pakistan: Blog Response

The initial news of this massive earth quake that hit the sub-continent took us all by surprise (understandably) but the resulting devastation and 18,000 + fatalities (so far) has shocked...

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