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5 March 2006

Stories from 5 March 2006

A small sampling of the best of what the food world has to offer

This has been a pretty busy week. No complaints at all, I sometimes just feel like I have been in this planet for a short time, other times I am...

Nepal: Moriarty Drowns Out Prachanda

US ambassador Moriarty gave an important speech warning the political parties to watch out for the Maoists.

Pakistan: Blog-o-block

I am sure the readers of Global Voices are, by now, well aware of the recent move by ISPs in Pakistan to block blogspot.com sites. The rationale behind this ban...

The Week That Was – Bolivian Blogs

Este artículo también está disponible en español. This photo of a Carnaval dancer receiving assistance in putting on his outfit was taken by Marcelo Montecino. See his other in this...

Angola Carnaval 2006

Photos by “Tonspi” – José Silva Pinto

The Lebanese Bloggers On the National Dialogue: Cynicism, skepticism, and a ray of hope

The most important event in Lebanon this week was the long-awaited “National Dialogue” taking place between various Lebanese group leaders. The meeting is important because the country was becoming dangerously...

Syrian Blogsphere in a week

A diverse week for the Syrian blogsphere. To start off with politics, Omar from Earth to Omar has an interesting post citing the major developments in the Middle East in...