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28 October 2006

Stories from 28 October 2006

Venezuelan Bloggers: A Lot More Than Politics

Regular readers of the Global Voices “daily links” coming out of Venezuela are probably left with the impression that – just a month from presidential elections – the entire country,...

Russia: LJ and Politics

On October 25, International Herald Tribune published Evgeny Morozov's opinion piece on the recent developments in the Russian blogosphere. On his blog – Sharp & Sound: Perspectives On Modern Politics...

Jamaica, UK: Bob lived here

Bermuda: PLP Election

Bermuda: Cold front

Barbados: Sensationalism

The Week That Was in Bahrain

Bahrain's bloggers celebrated Eid this week, with many posting greetings on their sites or simply musing about the tradition. While Mahmood Al Yousif thinks that “Eid this time seems to...

Madagascar: Local Lit Classics Available Online

DRC Elections: Candidate Billboards

Kenya: blogger's work used by Kenyan paper without his knowledge

India: Right to Information

India: Godesses drink wine

Pakistan: Beards, Islam and Cricket

Sri Lanka: Pay less if you're a local

Bangladesh: In the elections

Bangladesh: A change in Government

India: Post-Colonial Historians