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· April, 2008

Stories about Governance from April, 2008

Soviet History: Samizdat Anniversary

Estonia, Russia: Bronze Soldier Crisis Anniversary

Brazil: Homicide counter on the streets

Bangladesh: women's equality vs. religion

Special report on Vietnam censored

Malaysia: Parliament begins session

Philippines: Civilian supremacy in Cabinet

Kyrgyzstan: An Anxious April

A next to last week of April started from the unexpected fall of temperature. A lot of bloggers posted the photographs of the frozen greenery and the trees under snow....

Iran:Protest against Persian Gulf “renaming”

Russia: May 9 Parade Rehearsal

Ukraine: Privatization Confrontation

Hungary: Opinion Polls on Economy

Egypt: The New Governorates

Touring Libyan Blogs: Pride, Patriotism, Nationalism and Chastity

There obviously is a link between patriotism, nationalism and pride but where do the women figure in this equation? If you are curious, bear with me and let's dissect the...

Ukraine: Chernobyl

Slovakia: Hotel Kyjev

Russia: Moscow and NYC

Lithuania: Bicycles in Vilnius

Indonesia: Rice laws

Southeast Asia: Rice and food price crisis

The Southeast Asian region, home to several emerging and developing economies, is also struggling to cope with the global food price crisis. Bloggers discuss the impact of the crisis in...

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