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· August, 2007

Stories about Health from August, 2007

21 August 2007

Jordan: First Jordanian Blogger to be Fined for Smoking

Russia: Photos From St. Pete and Vyborg

Russia: Down's Syndrome Association

Bangladesh: Aftermath of Flood

(The extent of flood in Bangladesh : Satellite Photo taken on August 3, 2007 courtesy Cegisbd) This year's floods have claimed 587 lives in Bangladesh so far. The floods have...

Iran:A Young Filmmaker got Electroshocked

20 August 2007

The Global Voices Show #5

[display_podcast] Finally, episode 5 of the Global Voices Show! In this edition we feature excerpts from the following podcasts: Gastronautics – Maldives PodMasti – India J.U.M.P. Radio – Kenya Mideast...

Bahrain: Camels DO NOT Make Good Pets

Libya, Bulgaria: Torture of the Tripoli Six

Barbados, Cuba: Castro Rumours

19 August 2007

Climate Change in Africa: Voices From Kenya and Diaspora

Part of the discussion about Climate change in Africa has been covered by The Economist, NPR and other publications. On this inaugural post of environment news we read and hear...

15 August 2007

Jordan Bans Chicken Shawarma

The Jordanian blogosphere is mourning a ban on the sale of chicken Shawarma - chicken or beef, tossed salad and tahini - all rolled in delicious pita bread. In another...

Cuba: Birthday Homage?

12 August 2007

Trinidad & Tobago: Bloggers’ Union?

Bahrain: Top Tips for Secret Smokers!

Children are the future, right? Some bloggers in Bahrain are not too optimistic. We find others who are fed up of religious leaders, are enjoying watching people, and are smoking...

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