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9 February 2007

Stories from 9 February 2007

Kazakhstan: Money, Kidnapping, Money, Power, Money…

“The headline is not a text from James Bond film trailer. It is how they do business in Kazakhstan”, wrote Jana Zhukova is Livejournal community of Almaty residents (RUS). She...

Flooding, Pisco, and Free Education

In the last couple weeks there has been flooding and landslides in the beautiful region of Chanchamayo, located in the central jungle of the country. Even though the media have...

Israel: Al Jazeera has Arrived

Egypt: Free Kareem Demonstrations

Bahrain: To Blog or Not to Blog

Trinidad & Tobago: Digg, Trinidad-style

Cuba: Silvio Rodriguez mix

New Caledonia: 6.65 Times More Expensive Than France

Who is visiting Africa?

Chinese President Hu Jintao is on a 10-day-visit to Africa now. Many state-owned news media such as Xinhua News Agency and People’s Daily, headline his visit on their websites’ front...

Korea: anti-Semitic comic book

China: e-commerce

China: Wang Shuo PK

China: privilege of having babies

China: reporters and migrant workers

China: An Open Letter to Google Founders

South Korea: The ‘Whale Hunt’

Korea: Chicken

Vietnam: Visiting a Pottery Village

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