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2 November 2005

Stories from 2 November 2005

South AFrica: new blog

Petroleum alternatives

Guess the presidents

Uganda: Kiva

Ethiopia: Riot police attack civilians

Hong Kong: Alienated By Own Blog

Japan: War Crimes

Singapore, Hong Kong: Materialism

Southeast Asia: Threat Poll

Taiwan: “Barbershop”

Thailand: Blue Blood

Grand Ayatollah Reads Blogs

Last week something extraordinary happened in the Persian blogging community. Mohammad Abtahi, a former vice-president of Iran and an enthusiastic blogger was visiting the eighty-something dissident Grand Ayatollah Montazeri in...

Vietnam: Saigon Miracle

Kazakhstan: Love All

Armenia: Saving The Parks

Azerbaijan: Party views on NK

Armenia: National Dance Company