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25 August 2007

Stories from 25 August 2007

South Africa: Introducing Thought Leader

South Africa: Continuing education is working

Barbados, Jamaica: Rough Road Ahead?

Japan: Yokozuna gets the boot

Never far from controversy, Mongolian Yokozuna (sumo champion) Asashoryu is again in hot water. He left Japan having submitted a doctor's note claiming he was injured, after which a video...

Japan: Time-lapse Tokyo

Japan: Three Death Penalty Executions on Aug. 23

Bahrain: Thoughts on Sectarianism

Bahraini blogger emoodz shares with us this thoughts on sectarianism in this post I am translating from Arabic today. From a discussion over lunch, Mohammed Al Maskati discusses sectarianism and...

Morocco: Peace Corps Bloggers Part 2

Due to the overwhelming response of last week's Introduction to Peace Corps Bloggers, Jillian York continues the series this week, showing you more bloggers - and more photos - from...

Lebanon: Prostituting in France