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9 November 2007

Stories from 9 November 2007

Russia: Aleksei Pichugin's Trial Blogger Nominated for the BOBs

For the second year in a row, LJ user sivilia-1 (Russian journalist Vera Vasilieva) is taking part in Deutsche Welle's Best of the Blogs Awards (the BOBs). Her blog is...

Brazil: 5 years old boy dressed as Spiderman saves baby

Jordan Remembers Amman Bombings

It's been two years since over 60 people were killed in the Amman bombings in Jordan. Two years ago, Global Voices kept the world up to date in the minutes...

Pakistan: Student Protests update

Pakistan: Emergency 2007 Wiki

Bangladesh: Nur Hossain Day

India: Deepawali in Chennai

Algeria: Fouad Ajami as Undersecretary

Brazil: From a Venezuelan point of view

Israel: Rumsfeld Correct on Lazy Arabs

Saudi Arabia: Italian Restaurants

Jordan: Not a Homophobe

Jordan: When Qwaider gets Married

Brazil: African myth told by Brazilians in a Japanese cartoon

Brazil: Books at bus stops

Africa: The BOBs and other awards

Palestine: Trees Destroyed

Palestine: Challenging Nephew

Turkey: Insulting Turkishness

Qatar: Hotel Hunting