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1 February 2006

Stories from 1 February 2006

Kazakhstan: Reaching West

Poland: Political Alliance

Turkmenistan: Pensions Slashed

The Week That Was – Bolivian Blogs

Few knew quite what to expect during President Evo Morales’ first week in office. After the worldwide attention of the inauguration had settled, proposed policy decisions would draw the attention...

Russia: The land of juice

Argentina: More Free, Creative Commons Music

Mexico, Argentina, Nepal: Cricket, Football, and Globalization

Guatemala: Conflict at Nueva Linda Cattle Ranch

Argentina, Spain: Blogs and Translation

Chile: Streets Open to Bicycles

India: Music and women

India: Maxim And India

Bangladesh: Remembering Shah AMS Kibria

Nepal: More violence

Pakistan: By the sea

From the African Union Summit to Darfur—Musings about Sudan

The 6th African Union (AU) summit took place in the Sudanese capital of Khartoum from 16-24 January 2004. Key on the agenda was who should succeed the Nigerian president as...

Trinidad & Tobago: Faux-Westminster

Iran: Dead End?

China: Exporting Language

Taiwan: The World is Not That

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