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1 May 2007

Stories from 1 May 2007

China: Cartoon Channel Cancellation

Japan: CarPET

Macau: May Day Protest Turned Violent

South Africa: video from SA bloggers’ 27 dinner

Tanzania: a short scene from Bongoland film

Zimbabwe: more arrests, regional neglect, and Western duplicity

Zimbabwe's bloggers have a wealth of information on the week that was in the troubled southern African country. There are reports of more arrests and torture, an emergency monetary policy...

Jamaica: The Simple Life

Government campaign for “Beautiful Japan”

Kenya: government official active in Kenyan online forums

St. Vicent & the Grenadines: Goodbye, Cricket World Cup

Africa: global promotion of African businesses

Mali: the incumbent leads the poll in Mali, opposition grumbles

Jamaica: McNeill Poem

Guyana, Trinidad & Tobago: Teachers & Students

Japan: Bloggers cry foul over plans for Henoko Bay

Okinawa, Japan's southernmost prefecture, consists of some 160 islands in an archipelago stretching from Kyuushuu to Taiwan. For many decades, Okinawa has borne the brunt of Japan's post-war military burden,...

Barbados: World Cup Failure

Trinidad & Tobago: The Naipaul Circus

Dubai: Jewellery Theft Gang Arrested

Yemen: Women Abuse

Tunisia: Gay Bloggers?