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10 May 2008

Stories from 10 May 2008

Taiwan: April 26th 2008, a Usual Day and a Special Day

190 photographers all over Taiwan took their cameras and pressed the shutter for the photo blogging relay to make a 24-hr record of Taiwan. These photos and links are uploaded...

Lebanon: Government Decrees Repealed

Lebanon: “Hot Summer”

Lebanon: “New Era Begins”

Lebanon: Like being under siege

Lebanon: Future TV Vandalized

Armenia: Surveillance of Gays & Swingers

Zambia: Parastatal madness and constitutional debate

This roundup covers Zambian bloggers who are discussing "the parastatal madness," the debate over the constitution of Zambia, the election crisis in Zimbabwe and the African Forum on ICT Best...

Armenia: Sisters Are Doin’ It for Themselves

Burkina Faso: Shea butter and other secrets

If you know your beauty products, you most likely have heard of shea butter – the natural fat extracted from the fruit of the karite nut. Shea is a natural...

Iran:”Boycott Us, We Have Nuclear Bomb”

Vietnam: Netizen's Reactions to the Olympic Torch

Vietnamese netizens got another opportunity to vent their anti-China anger when the Beijing Olympic flame was in Ho Chi Minh city. Caroline Finlay rounds up some of the reactions.

Myanmar: Unrealisting Expectations