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· October, 2006

Stories about Citizen Media from October, 2006

Sri Lanka: Hosting Propaganda

Pakistan: Dengue

India: Capital Punishment, Afzal and Santosh

India: Assamese Writer – Manikuntala Bhattacharya

India: Future of the blogosphere

Jamaica: Striking it rich

India: Adopting a child from Malawi

Sri Lanka: Telecom and Conflict

Pakistan: Halloween

Nepal: Maoists and the People

Bangladesh in Turmoil

Bangladesh is going through turbulent times as the row over an interim caretaker government chief persists who will lead the country towards the upcoming parliament election in January 2007. This...

India: Right to Information

India: Godesses drink wine

Pakistan: Beards, Islam and Cricket

Sri Lanka: Pay less if you're a local

Bangladesh: In the elections

Bangladesh: A change in Government

India: Post-Colonial Historians

Ethiopian blogger scoops mainstream media

The story broke at 12.42 pm. An Ethiopian human rights activist, another unnamed Ethiopian and two senior officials from the European Commission had been arrested that morning close to Ethiopia's...

Philippines: Reflections on blogging

Solar power teaches journalism in the premier state university of the country. While he appreciates the potential of blogging in the democratization process, he underscores the need to filter information...

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