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18 September 2007

Stories from 18 September 2007

Egyptian blogger arrested and prevented from covering a taxi drivers strike

Tunisia: Fifth Wedding Anniversary

Syria: Corporate BS

Syria: Fish Recipe

Syria: The Destruction of Old Damascus

Russia: Ingushetia Not Chechnya-II

Russia: Demography

Europe: Romani Culture

Moldova: Transnistria

Czech Rebublic: Reinventing Masaryk

Ukraine: Prostitution and Feminism

Ukraine: Car Accidents

Russia, Ukraine: “Fiddling” With Voters’ Lists

India: Faith and Science

Nepal: Regional Politics

Bangladesh: Accessing Google

Iranian bloggers stirred over cockroach cartoon

About a week ago, a Chicago newspaper, The Colombus Dispatch, published a cartoon that depicts Iran as a sewer with cockroaches crawling out of it. The cartoon has created intense...

India: On “Movements”

Internet Governance, Global Privacy and IGF-Rio

The global debate on Internet governance will once again gather people from all over the world at UN's IGF, this time in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The process was started...

Russian LiveJournal blogger could face three-year sentence