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22 September 2006

Stories from 22 September 2006

Blogs debate over Brazil's latest electoral scandal

In the last days before the October 1 vote, the Brazilian electoral process was shaken again by the latest event in a string of scandals tainting the ruling Workers Party...

Kurdistance

First up on this week's edition of Kurdistance, there has been a fantastic conversation about the Kurdish Question on the Washington Post's PostGlobal feature. The conversation has been very active...

Sudan: no solution for Darfur

Pana-Blogs Report

#1: From Panama FAQ: Panama's Tap Water – The Best in the World? This might surprise people coming from the US and Europe as I often see them logging bags...

Hungary: “Budapest '06 vs. '56”

Serbia: Belgrade Taxis

Serbia: The Military and Internet Domain Issues

Russia: “Don't Try This At Home” Recipes

Russia: A Road From Moscow

Russia: “Racism and Human Nature”

Ukraine: New Head of Presidential Secretariat

India: Youth and rebellion

India: Issues and Fatwas

Sri Lanka: Pro-LTTE in London

Barbados: Road signs

Photoblogger Barbados in Focus posted this image of a sign at a crossroads in rural Barbados. “No matter where in the world you are you still have the make a...

Notes on Montenegro and Transnistria

In his yesterday's Balkans Blog Roundup, Ljubisa Bojic quoted this passage on Montenegro by a Serbian blogger: […] I know how things operate down there. Its also a privatised state...

Iran:Deep Dish Score Music for Anousheh Ansari

Africa: who is an African?

Sri Lanka: Muslim Concerns

Bangladesh: Fishermen and their troubles