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· January, 2009

Stories about Photos from January, 2009

8 January 2009

Taiwan: Organic farming in Taiwan

In Taiwan, more and more farmers adopt organic farming methods, from rice to vegetables, from fruits to roses, and from tea to coffee. These farmers use blogs to support each...

7 January 2009

Nigeria: Atypical motorcycle helmet

Ethiopia: Poor maintenance of historical buildings

“All whaling vessels please proceed to waters of East Timor”

The title above is a quote from Twitter user @BILL_ROMANOS celebrating a discovery made by Australian and East Timorese researchers: the biggest "meeting" ever reported of whales and dolphins, among...

Iran: Students Protest in Shiraz

5 January 2009

Guyana: Litter Everywhere

Brunei-Australia War Memorial

A Brunei-Australia Memorial was unveiled to commemorate the Australian landings in Brunei during the Second World War and to mark the cooperation between the people of Brunei Darussalam and Australia.

Israel: 10,000 Demonstrate Against Gaza War

4 January 2009

Côte d'Ivoire: Porn display in news stands

Global: Protests for Palestine

The world has come out in support of Gaza. Hundreds of thousands of people have turned up at rallies and demonstrations over the past five days, which have spanned the...

Syria: The Red Crescent Sends Convoys to Gaza

Today, Syria News Wire reported on the efforts of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent in sending aid to Gaza. The humanitarian group, which is a member of the International Committee...