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· October, 2009

Stories about Governance from October, 2009

Ukraine: Swine Flu (and Some Election Politics)

On Oct. 30, after a few days of alarming reports on an outbreak of respiratory illness in western Ukraine, the first swine flu-related death was confirmed, and PM Tymoshenko ordered...

Bangladesh: Daylight Savings Time Confusion

Trinidad & Tobago: National Pride?

Russia: “Twitter Against Tyrants”

Russia: Riot Police vs “Senior Citizens”

Slovakia, Hungary: “Linguistic Discontents”

Slovenia, Croatia: Updates on Border Dispute

Egypt: The top 10 most influential people

Gamal Mubarak, son of Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak -- who is expected to succeed his father -- was among the 2009 TIME 100 Finalists. Egyptian bloggers have their say in...

Maldives: The Price Of Environmental Activism

Anguilla: No News is Bad News

Jamaica: Police Corruption

Russia: Khodorkovsky's Case, 6 Years On

Ukraine: Charity

Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia: “Dumping Grounds for People”

Ukraine: Interview With A Drug Addict

Hungary: 1956

Hungary: Dual Citizenship

Hungary: Update on ‘Nap-Kelte’ Talk Show

Cuba: Contemplating Change

Martinique: Debating over the statutory change

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