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14 July 2007

Stories from 14 July 2007

Russia: The “BAMers”

Russian photographer Oleg Klimov is on a work trip across Russia and has been on the road since June 23. Read his sketch on the Baikal-Amur Mainline: once "the construction...

Is Africa ready for a United States of Africa?

United States of Africa. The idea is not new. It was alive during the times of Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana and Mwalimu Nyerere of Tanzania. Today, the idea is being...

Africa: Kerosene Magazine: call for submissions

Iran:Brain drain!

Malawi: reclaiming a place at the Pan-African table

Japan: A Social Media “Explosion”

A seminar entitled "Explosive Social Media" held at the Jiji Press Hall in Tokyo last Tuesday brought together people from various sectors of the business world interested in finding out...

Malaysian blogger arrested for comment published on his blog

Blog of a Tunisian journalist and blogger hacked

Kyrgyzstan: Missing in action

Georgia: Controversial murder

Central Asia: Clash of opinion

Uzbekistan: Cotton boycott

Korea: Bogus-degree and Success

A young female professor who was appointed as a director of one of the biggest festivals in Korea this month was revealed to be a bogus-degree holding intellectual. An art...

The Baltics: “Russian Literature With a Baltic Accent”

Albania: “A Creative Traffic Calming System”

Albania: Still No President

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