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23 August 2007

Stories from 23 August 2007

Syria: Journalists Arrested in Occupied Golan

New Caledonia: Miss New Caledonia pageant is soon

Pakistan: The Rickshaw

France: Light punishment for racist comments by a high-school teacher.

Iraqi Student in India

Benin: Let's open ourselves to China.

Nepal: Legal Process and Money

India: Fascinating Ramanujan

India: On Facebook

Central Asia: Amusement parks

Central Asia: Clan-tastic

Armenia: Intra-ethnic relations

Turkmenistan: Prisoner amnesty

Armenia: Bad sports organisation

Afghanistan: Western military involved in organised crime?

Barbados: Face and Fix It!

Trinidad & Tobago: Getting the Boot?

Lebanon: Upcoming Presidential Elections

The Lebanese constitution stipulates that the parliament should convene and elect a new president within a period of at least a month before the end of the tenure of the...

Africa: the “soon-to-be” presidents’ sons.

Egypt: Blogging for Civil and Religious Freedoms

The struggle for personal freedoms is ongoing in Egypt and the nation's bloggers continue to demand the liberty of citizens. Whether it be religious freedom or freedom from the wrath...

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