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19 May 2006

Stories from 19 May 2006

Russia: Blogger Dies on Mount Elbrus

Aleksandr Antonov (aka LJ user caesar_rb) 1979-2006 Aleksandr Antonov's last LJ post was a very happy one: he was going on a two-week vacation to conquer Mount Elbrus. Here's what...

Nepal: Parliament Declaration

India: Why is Tamil Nadu quiet?

India: Blogs and Conversations

Sri Lanka: Last-Mile Hazard Information Dissemination

Bangladesh: Loss of secularism

Ukraine: 62nd Anniversary of Deportations of Crimean Tatars

Ukraine: Support for Yushchenko Low

Ukraine: New Mayor Against Teachers

Belarus: Yury Radzivil Trial

Europe: Eurovision Song Contest

Hungary: Prime Minister Decides Not to Watch The Da Vinci Code

Poland: The Da Vinci Code

Poland, Russia: Sciagawki/Shpargalki

Russia: No-Hot-Water Season Begins

Estonia: Tallinn's Architecture

Grenada's Chinese Village

From the Caribbean Free Photo photoblog: This rather quaint archway marks the entrance to the construction site for Grenada's new National Stadium in Queen's Park, which is being built with...

Argentina: Free Wi-Fi for Buenos Aires

Blogging, The New Journalism Frontier

Este artículo también está disponible en español. The following article addresses five questions asked by university faculty member and digital journalism advocate, Zinnia Martínez, in her weblog, Periodismo Interactivo. The...

Costa Rica, Colombia: The Da Vinci Code and the Catholic Church