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1 October 2006

Stories from 1 October 2006

Vietnam: Xangsane in Vietnam

Tuan in Hue, Central Vietnam reports on the typhoon Xangsane, the strongest to hit Vietnam in 10 years. “You can not imagine how teribble it was this morning. From this...

China: Blogger-poets

In Qian Zhongshu‘s (钱钟书) 1947 novel Fortress Besieged (围城), one of the greatest works of twentieth-century Chinese literature, protagonist Fang Hung-chien attempts to build a career with a fake degree...

Latest Voices From Swahili Blogosphere

The big question in Swahili blogosphere remains: who deserves government assistance and how should the Tanzania ‘s government assist financially all eligible higher education candidates? Recently, sudents at the University...

Iran: National interests first

Jomhour says that Iranian leaders should take care of our national interests rather than sacrificing them for the interests of other countries. The blogger says Hamas leader after receiving all...

Hispanic Blogger Union

This a new project started by Carmen, a Spaniard with a healthy interest in the development of Spanish-language blogging. It began randomly collecting a few blogs that were called to...

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