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16 January 2008

Stories from 16 January 2008

Russia, Serbia: Gazprom's “Offer”

Russia, UK: More on the British Council Row

Ukraine: NATO; Economic Freedom

Slovenia: Airport Smoking (Or Not)

Russia, EU: Asylum Seekers

A Muslim Britney Spears?

As if the media circus surrounding her wasn't enough, the latest news is that Britney Spears will be considering converting to Islam in order to marry her Pakistan-born paparazzo boyfriend,...

Jordan: The Impact of Bloggers on Politics

Mohammad Azraq turns his attention this week to Jordan's bloggers who are discussing the impact of blogging on politics, a visit to a music conservatory in old Ramullah, Palestine, the...

Afghanistan:The Rambo Syndrom

Iran: A leftist student released,more got arrested

Brazil: A flagrant video on 12 year old being killed by police

Iran:Photos of snowy winter and Pomegranates

Brazil: A free manuals wiki in Portuguese

Free Fouad: Arab Bloggers Speak Up!

The dean of Saudi bloggers Fouad Al Farhan (Ar) is still being detained - a month after he was handcuffed from his office in Jeddah and taken to an undisclosed...

Iran:”Anti Iranian Series on Iranian TV!”

Mozambique: Sleep Walking Land

Brazil: The Year My Parents Went on Vacation

Pakistan: Blocking Blogs

Pakistan: Mush and Britney

India: Blogging and Media

India: Majority and Minorities

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