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26 April 2008

Stories from 26 April 2008

Zimbabwe: Post-election violence on the rise

The election crisis in Zimbabwe continues: there are reports from the mainstream media, bloggers and human rights organisations about state organised post-election violence against supporters of the opposition, the opposition...

Panama: Doing Their Part to Keep the Country Clean

Hong Kong: Tibet Journal Article

Ecuador: Joining the Creative Commons Community

The Creative Commons license in Ecuador was recently unveiled at a university in Loja. Many bloggers applaud this iniative and have been quick to adopt these licenses for their own...

Japan: Olympic Torch Protest in Nagano

Ethiopian bloggers defend charged pop star

Ethiopian bloggers rushed to the defence of their country's top pop singer Teddy Afro, after he appeared in court charged with the hit-and-run killing of a youth in capital Addis...

PangeaDay: Videos to change the world on May 10th

On May 10th 2008 at 18:00 GMT, 24 films will be broadcast during a 4 hour event. What makes this different is that this event, PangeaDay will be broadcast from...

Syria: Explosive Nuclear News

Yesterday, the CIA released footage of an alleged Syrian North-Korean-built nuclear reactor. The footage "exploded" all over the news. Yazan Badran brings us the reactions of Syria's bloggers.

Brunei: Thoughts on racism

Singapore: Food safari in Singapore

Vietnam: Motorcycle car park

Saudi Arabia: Blogger Fouad Alfarhan Released

Indonesia: Working at home

Armenia: Djulfa

Cambodia: Where is social justice?

Philippines: Blogging summit

Japan: Japan Today supports Scientology

China: Different Voices on the Upcoming Talk with Dalai Lama

The Xinhua news agency reported Friday that "In view of the requests repeatedly made by the Dalai side for resuming talks, the relevant department of the central government will have...

Ukraine: Remembering Chernobyl

Iran: A series of aerial photos of Iran

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