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29 December 2007

Stories from 29 December 2007

Russia: Holiday Charity (via Egoism)

Russia is embarking on a 10-day national vacation: from Dec. 30 to Jan. 8, the country will be celebrating the New Year's and Orthodox Christmas - and should also have...

Georgia: Election Polls

Egypt: Bidding Farewell to Bhutto

Egyptian bloggers couldn't stop themselves from writing about the assassination of one of the bravest women in the Muslim world, and may be the whole world. Carmen – Diasporic Discontents...

Jordan: Film Festivals, Citizenship Law and More

From a film festival in Dubai, a Jordanian film maker is making his debut at Sundance. Mohammad Al Azraq reports on that as well as the citizenship law in Jordan,...

Mali: Old map of Timbuktu

Kenya Elections 2007: Should Raila Supporters Celebrate?

Although the official presidential results have not been announced by the Electoral Commission of Kenya, Kenyan blogger, Gerald Baraza, has already declared the winner on his blog, “Kenya has a...

South Africa: What if Jacob Zuma is found guilty?

Georgia: Voter Lists

China: Official Olympics channel's unveiling ceremony crashed

How did a couple's marital issues become today's top sports story? She's a prominent Beijing television broadcaster, he's one of Chinese sports news' top official faces for the Olympics; she...

Czech Republic: New Year's in Prague

Serbia: “Manufactured Guilt”

Lithuania: Blogger-Politician

Poland: Bhutto's Tractor Scam

Ukraine: Tymoshenko's Budget

Russia: Duma Cossacks

Russia: Messina Earthquake and Russian Sailors

Ukraine: Politics Update

Madagascar: Zoma market photographs

Morocco recalls ambassador from Senegal

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