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18 March 2008

Stories from 18 March 2008

Bahrain: Parliament Countdown

Egypt: Looming Bread Crisis

South Asia: Talking about abuse

Pakistan: Cementing Democracy

Nepal: On King Mahendra

India: Life in Exile

India: Tibetan Parliamentarian-In-Exile

Guatemala: Public Support for the Death Penalty

Public support for the death penatly in Guatemala is high, especially in light of the high crime rates and the lack of security across the country. Bloggers are divided on...

Bahamas: Creation Station

Morocco: Fouad Mourtada Robbed of His Life

Fouad Mourtada probably never guessed he'd become a household name. Arrested on February 5 and sentenced on February 22 to three years in prison (plus a $1,000 fine) for creating...

Puerto Rico: Teachers

Morocco: Exoticism in the News

Morocco: Fez Festival 2008

China: Planning for Citizen Media Website

Hong Kong: Too Clean?

Japan: How to Eat a Bamboo Shoot

South Korea: English Teacher Union

China: Chaotic Democracy?

China: What's Wrong with Wiki?

Singapore: Greeting Online vs. Traditionally

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