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13 March 2008

Stories from 13 March 2008

Announcing the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit 2008

Join us in Budapest, Hungary on June 27-28 for the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit 2008! Supported by the McCormick Tribune Foundation, the Berkman Center for Internet and Society and...

Trinidad & Tobago: Poetic Video

Trinidad & Tobago: Social Networking

Barbados, USA: Spitzer

Bermuda: Crime Wave

Jamaica, Haiti: Felix Morisseau-Leroy

China: Twittering Taiwan's presidential election

Venture capitalist and IT guru Isaac Mao had a successful hand in election-blogging this week: on the day prior to a presidential debate in Taiwan, he posed six open questions...

Kuwait: Towers Mark 29th Birthday

The Kuwait Towers, the country's major landmark, marked their 29th birthday without much fanfare. But one blogger did not forget the occasion, writes Abdullatif Al Omar who also takes us...

Bahrain: Frustrated Fayrouz fans

This year's Spring of Culture, the biggest arts festival in Bahrain, has just started. Bloggers have got plenty to say about it – especially about the star attraction, Lebanese singer...

Sri Lanka: Blog Marathon!

Sri Lanka: Detained journalists

Tajikistan: Hunger to Replace Cold and Darkness

Tajikistan is a small country with big problems. The nation, particularly the rural population, is still suffering from energy crisis, but yet another crisis is going to embrace it very...

Pakistan: On being attacked

Nepal: One Country

China: Whose Congress?

"I come to understand ---- when a worker from the bottom of the society presents himself before the public as a delegate, he will involuntarily turn into a decoration instead...

Anguilla: Concerned about the Landscape

Cuba: A Broader View

Barbados, Dominica, USA: Congrats to Paterson

Jamaica: Rudeness & Productivity

Guyana: At the Ready