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5 June 2006

Stories from 5 June 2006

World Cup Fever

As we enter the World Cup week, ripples are turning into waves and everyone is being caught by the peculiar pulse that cannot be denied. Flags are already waving, and...

Thailand: Insensitive Television Companies

Cambodia: Introducing Cambodian bloggers

Aruba: An allegory

African Vibrations

The football fever is on with the World Cup finals round the corner. As is the tradition different countries have come up with their football anthems to cheer on their...

Czech Republic: Election Ends in Stalemate

On June 2 and 3, the fourth election to the Chamber of Deputies since the 1993 split of Czechoslovakia took place in the Czech Republic – and ended in stalemate....

Sri Lanka: Net Neutrality and Peacebuilding

Peru, Venezuela: Poll Off by 28 Points

Chile: Complete List of Student Protest Blogs

Mexico: Obrador and Populism

Nepal: Maoist Talk

Peru: Commentary on Garcia's Victory

Nepal: Silence and the Maoists

Bangladesh: Conspiracy Theory

South Asia: The Immigrant Dad in the US

Venezuela: Getting Rid of the National Entrance Exam?

Argentina: Chauvinistic World Cup Advertising

Belarus: Opposition's Use of Internet

Belarus: White-Red-White Flag at Roland Garros

Poland: “Dinner in Warsaw” Challenge Cancelled

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