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26 July 2006

Stories from 26 July 2006

Barbados: Save Worrell's house

Bahamas: Consequences of foreign investment

Latin America: One year of Telesur

Argentina: New Blog Aggregator

India: Ismat Chugtai

Sri Lanka: Trade Unions and Development

Sri Lanka: The implications of leaving Lebanon

Pakistan: Going abroad to study

Bangladesh: Cops in the Country

DRC: As Elections Approach, the Congo's Bloggers Discuss Recent Violence, Media Repression and the Limits of Foreign Aid

With the July 30th elections just days away, many pro-opposition Congolese bloggers remain deeply cynical about the prospects of a free, fair and peaceful electoral process. Violent repression of opposition...

Iran: Dark days for Communication Sciences

China: Cameras, drunks and forced website closures

Kimbo Hu/Hu Defu, a well-known Taiwanese aboriginal folk musician gave a performance at a small bar in Beijing this past weekeknd. In attendance were many prominent bloggers, and here is...

Iran: Stoning Six Women?