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21 December 2006

Stories from 21 December 2006

Iran:Iranian President talks about Student Protest

Philippines: US Soldier Convicted of Rape

Early this month, US Marine Lance Corporal Daniel Smith was found guilty by a local court of raping a Filipina woman while three other co-accused soldiers were acquitted. This was...

China: cultural critique on consuming Christmas

China: Xinjiang 2021

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Nine Mornings Festival

China: Who are the enemies of a harmonious society?

Guyana: Letter to Santa

China: population quality

Venezuela: Preserving Indigenous Languages

Jamaica: Manley and the new global politics

Bermuda: Ritz Carlton to be approved?

China: model answer blogpost

Barbados: Greenland Dump Ill-Advised

Hong Kong: experienced journalists become PR

Japan and South Korea: citizen reporters meeting

South Korea: migrant news roundup

The Shadowy World of 419, Posing With a Crocodile And Santa Claus in Ouagadougou

What happens when scammers go digital? The result is the shadowy world of 419. Scribbles from the Den, a Cameroonian blog, has a post about these scammers “I Go Chop...

Laos: Touristy Vang Vieng

Malaysia: Cheating Penang Cab Drivers

Malaysia: Maglev link between Singapore and Malaysia