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25 April 2008

Stories from 25 April 2008

Lusosphera: Remembering the Carnation Revolution

On April 25 1974, 34 years today, Portugal's 40-year fascist dictatorship, the longest in the history of Western Europe, came to an end with the Carnation Revolution, which also brought...

Lost Brazilian ballooning priest carried into the blogosphere

This time the story is rather sad, but the blogosphere is exploding with humorous takes on the tragedy of a Brazilian Roman Catholic priest who is missing after drifting out...

Russia: Computerization of the Russian North

Russia: “Chernobyl's Other Victims”

Lithuania: Stance on EU-Russia Partnership

Hungary: Watch Repairer's House

Lebanon: “Embarrassed Arabic Language”

Russia: Anti-NATO

Lebanon: Roumieh Prison Mutiny II

Lebanon: Cultural Renaissance

Lebanon: Roumieh Prison Mutiny

Slovakia, Romania: Media Freedom

Estonia: “The Rubik's Cube of the Soviet Legacy”

Lebanon: CLuster Bombs

Jamaica: Been a Long Time Since I Rock n’ Rolled

Barbados: Economic Storm?

Jamaica: Contemporary Poetry

St. Lucia: Bring on the Budget

Angola: Remember April 25

Myanmar Embassy in Australia makes voting difficult

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