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8 August 2007

Stories from 8 August 2007

Kannada: Telling Stories is a Good Deed!

Some movie makers capture the imagination of serious movie watchers all over: Kurosawa, Ray and Bergman, for example. And when someone of that stature dies, you are bound to get...

Syria: Dead Cities

Brazil: The philosopher, the media, and the blogs

The influence of the Internet in Brazil is gathering momentum. In a country where open TV networks owned by politicians widely ruled the media environment for the last 30 years,...

Afghanistan: Hazaras

Armenia: World Bank and Corruption

Japan: Death Penalty Killings

Armenia: Dance concert

Kyrgyzstan: Korean missionaries

Tajikistan: Rising prices

Kazakhstan: Journalists are popular traffic victims

Kyrgyzstan: LJ blogosphere

Afghanistan: Security contractors

Trinidad & Tobago: Copping Out?

Trinidad & Tobago: Technology Trap?

Jamaica: Rastafari

Cayman Islands: Eau de Toilette

Jamaica: 45 Years Later…

Amid Controversy, YouTube Launches in Japan

Late last week, Google announced that it was teaming up with six Japanese firms, including SkyPerfecTV and Mixi, creator of Japan’s most popular social networking software, to link content to...

Belarus to increase its control of the Internet

China: Library Project