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10 January 2007

Stories from 10 January 2007

St. Petersburg, Russia: Flood #302


The rest of the world welcomes the Apple iPhone

Mobbing the iPhone yesterday at Macworld. Photo by Malabooboo We didn't want to have to write this article. As Global Voices‘ Latin America editor/Spanish translator/Digest dude David Sasaki wrote on...

Nepal: Blogs and Democracy

Cambodia: Pollution Concerns

Cambodia: Life of a Child Vendor

Brunei: 57 Reasons for Living in Brunei

Venezuela: Nationalization of CANTV and Caracas Electricity

Philippine free press under attack

Since the fall of Marcos dictatorship in 1986, the Philippine press has been described as one of the freest in the world. But in recent years, various groups have taken...

Turkmenistan: Reforms on Tap?

Sri Lanka: The Ethnic and the Military Problem

Pakistan: On Fred Bremner

Bangladesh: On Senator Kennedy

Argentina: Buenos Aires Blog Roundup

Uzbekistan: Presidential Mandate Expires

Colombia: Creative Commons-licensed Music

India: Feminism and the beasts

Kazakhstan: HIV Crisis

Armenia: Blogging for Social Good

Armenia: Opposition to Hoagland Nomination

Bolivia: Protests Turn Violent in Cochabamba

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