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9 October 2007

Stories from 9 October 2007

Hong Kong: We Are Ready For 2012

Philippines: Sexism in activism

Philippines: Enough Of Desperate Housewives

Indonesia: Travel Tips For Bali

Philippines: Arroyo's “Third” Impeachment Complaint

Coming at the heels of the controversial National Broadband Network contract with Chinese firm ZTE, Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Friday (Oct. 6) was slapped an impeachment complaint before the House...

Arabeyes: Moroccan Blogger Lashes Out at Gulf Arabs

Moroccan blogger Adilski lashes out at Gulf Arabs in this post, which I am translating from Arabic. Not happy with the media attention Moroccan women are getting in the Gulf,...

Myanmar: Healing Myanmar

Jordan: Aids Concerns

Egypt: A Visit to an Elderly House

Ramadan is the month of “good”. That’s how Muslims regard it worldwide. So don’t get amazed if you found various forms for “good deeds” performed amongst middle age youth here...

Arabeyes: Egyptian Blog Review

Egyptian blogs were abuzz with activity, despite their show of solidarity with a strike by a number of newspapers, which didn't appear in protest against the jailing of Egyptian journalists...