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15 August 2007

Stories from 15 August 2007

Kenya: Media Bill Faces Public Opposition

The Kenyan civil society and human rights groups are protesting against the controversial Media Bill passed by the Kenyan Parliament last week. The Bill is waiting Presidents Mwai Kibaki's assent...

Ukraine: Immoral Politicians

Ukraine, U.S.: Gogol Bordello

Ukraine: More Sketches From Lviv

Beyond Borders: Bloggers Face off over Jordanian Treatment of Iraqi Travellers

The treatment of Iraqis at the Jordan's Queen Alia Airport has triggered a storm in the Middle Eastern blogosphere. What at first seemed to be a straight forward story of...

Ukraine: Karpachova's Award

Russia: St. Pete Pics; A. Kostia's Short Story

Russia: Washington Post Conflict

Russia: More on the Violent Video

Russia: Ulster in North Caucasus

Russia: Blogger Faces Jail

Bulgaria, Czech Republic: Flat Tax

Israel: Policeman Bribed in Bashkiriya

Israel: Sudanese Refugees

Yemen: Bin Ghanim R.I.P

Bahrain: Super Rich Gulfies

Tanzania: let's talk about textmessaging

Kyrgyzstan: Chinese Flattery

Honduras: An Introduction to Honduran Blogs – Part 3

Many young Hondurans are blogging now, and personal blogs in Spanish abound. These defy being pigeon-holed into categories. Many entries are about anything or nothing in particular, the latest movie...

India: What a speech!

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