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24 August 2007

Stories from 24 August 2007

Eiffel Tower Not ‘That Big’

Jordan: Laptop for Varsity Students

Guyana: A Woman's Role

Trinidad & Tobago: A Case for Condoms

Russia: An “Oasis of Nonchalance”

August 19 marked sixteen years since the beginning of the Soviet Union's collapse. On this day, LJ user galerist (Marat Guelman, gallery owner from Moscow) happened to post a sketch...

Tanzania: The future of the East African Community

Jamaica: Election postponed — till when?

In the aftermath of Hurricane Dean, confusion reigns over the postponement of the Jamaican general election originally scheduled for 27 August.

Kenya: Political satire on Facebook

Guyana: Let There Be Light

Madascar: It takes a village to raise an idea

Tunisia: explanations about lodging regulations

Dominica: Back to Normal

Ukraine: Independence Day

Ukraine: Another Poisoning?

Russia: Opinion on Chechnya

Russia: Pensioners Back to Work

Madagascar: Closing ceremony of the Indian Ocean Island games

Russia: Subethnic Divisions

Russia: Muslims the Majority in 2050

Tahiti: Photos of dancers performing the “fire” dance.

Amazing photos of Tahitian dancers performing “la dance du feu” (the fire dance). Fenua blog advice: “do not try it at home !” (Fr).

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