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11 January 2007

Stories from 11 January 2007

Croatia: Democracy for the Rich

Bangladesh: State of Emergency

Bangladesh: Political Crisis

Chile: OLPC and Politics 2.0

Chileans bloggers are very impressed so far with the US$ 100 laptop, OLPC. But how will the innovative device, meant to help bridge the digital divide, arrive to Chile? What...

Tajikistan: Mother's Best Friend

Kazakhstan: World Class Architecture

Kazakhstan: Government Shuffle

Armenia: Democratic Deficiencies

Afghanistan: To Guantanamo for a Misunderstanding

Malaysia: Taking Over Malaysian Slogan from Porn Sites

Missing in Cambodia: Eddie Gibson

It was in October 2004, when 19-year-old Eddie Gibson traveled to Cambodia from Thailand and went missing. Until today nobody knows the whereabouts of the English backpacker. The parents are...

Cuba: Sheehan won't meet the “Damas”

Freedom of the press and Saddam Hussein in the Moroccan blogosphere

Last week was mostly about Nichane and since the trial of the two journalists started on Monday, this week will probably also be about this issue in the Moroccan Blogosphere...

Ethiopia: Jesus was born on January 7

D.R. of Congo: hippo poachers arrested

Kenya: Chinese cars in Kenya

Kenya: is Kenya prepared?

Tanzania: a Panther in Africa

Ghana: Ghanian food and culture

Japan and Korea: tunnel

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