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19 October 2007

Stories from 19 October 2007

Estonia: Nicknames

Moldova: A Table Game

Slovenia: Lojze Podobnik

Central & Eastern Europe: “Human Capital”

Russia: A St. Petersburger in Moscow

Russian bloggers are, of course, eagerly discussing the upcoming elections and other newsworthy political developments, but there's still plenty of room in the country's blogosphere for apolitical reflection. St. Petersburg...

Iran:Global Warming and our brains

Pakistan: In the wake of the attacks

On her return from an eight year self imposed exile, former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto was welcomed to Karachi with a procession of thousands of her supporters, and two successful...

Iran:Protect Environment

India: Inter-faith Marriages

India: Women and Spirituality

Brazil: Robinho's ‘you go that way, I’ll go this way’ dribble

Sri Lanka: What the blogs are saying

Sri Lanka: On Virginity

Nepal: Traffic and Anarchy

Philippines: Deadly Mall Blast Shocks Filipinos

Citizen journalism and citizen punditry is alive in the Philippine blogosphere, and we saw this within minutes of a deadly blast at the popular Glorietta mall in Makati City, the...

Kazkahstan: Credit Crunch

Kyrgyzstan: Kindergarten Politics

Kazakhstan: Panic over Prices

Turkmenistan: Good Neighbours, Good Friends

Tajikistan: Endangered Pamiris