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1 February 2008

Stories from 1 February 2008

Bolivia: The Festival of Alasitas

The festival of Alasitas features a diminuative and jolly character called Ekeko, who is said to bring abundance and prosperity. This event is based in the city of La Paz,...

Serbia: Smokers’ Paradise

Serbia marked the National No Smoking Day on Jan. 31, but, as one Serbian blogger noted, "Serbia is the paradise and El Dorado for smokers." Sinisa Boljanovic translates two bloggers'...

DoGooder.tv: A video sharing site for NonProfits

DoGooder.tv is a website for videos with a cause. Through it, non-profit organizations can promote their cause for a specific audience: one that is already interested in hearing what they...

Russia: “A Guide for the Cautious Traveler”

Palestine: Rousing Speech

Palestine: Snow Pictures

Jordan: Price Hike

Ukraine: Yushchenko's Secret Residence

Jordan: 10 Tips for Bloggers

Paraguay: Herb Market

Ukraine: Odesa Pictures

Europe, Russia: “The New Cold War” by Edward Lucas

Georgia: Photo Blog

Armenia: Asylum

Armenia: Corrupt Justice

Peru: Decorative Philosophy on Public Transportation

Czech Republic: SMS Tickets

Chile: Asian Culture Blog

Serbia: The Election and Its Consequences

Armenia: Political Satire