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24 August 2007

Stories from 24 August 2007

Europe: Elimination of Roma in 1944

Reunion: Mild earthquake felt on the island.

Russia: Tešanović on Politkovskaya

Trinidad & Tobago: Costly Mistake

Jamaica: Beggars Can't Be Choosers

Jamaica: Surviving Dean

Guyana: Flooding Expected?

Bermuda: Responsible Headlines

Barbados, Jamaica: Dean Winning Votes?

Anguilla: Transparency International

Cambodia: Encouraging Friends to Blog

Senegal: Africa according to Nicolas Sarkozy

Francophone Africa was awaiting anxiously the newly elected French President's arrival. Nicolas Sarkozy's reputation certainly preceded him in Africa. He was minister of the interior under Jacques Chirac and was...

Cambodia: Best Rice in the World

Cambodia: Why the Internet is Expensive

Singapore: Getting A Mac to Access Internet Over GPRS

Malaysia: Fun Look at Sibu

Malaysia: Fued over Appointing a Chief Judge

Malaysia: Forum on Future of Malaysian Solidarity

Afghan bloggers irritated by Iranian TV series

The Afghan embassy in Iran has complained about an Iranian television series on Channel 3, Char Khoone, that depicts Afghans characters as villains. Several Afghan and even Iranian bloggers have...

Hong Kong: Nine-year-old Enters University

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