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30 May 2008

Stories from 30 May 2008

Colombia: FARC Leader “Sureshot” is Confirmed Dead

After countless false claims of the death of the FARC's top leader Manuel Marulanda Vélez aka "Sureshot," the Colombian government confirmed that he passed away in March of natural causes....

Mozambique: The rice and our independende

Georgia: Opposition Protests

Brazil: Struggling to deliver the deeper messages

Armenia: Last Bell

Armenia: Diaspora Fatigue

Bangladesh: Agriculture and Technology

Nepal: Improving the economy

Bangladesh: Coping with price rise

Peru: Café Tacuba in Lima

Myanmar: Inadequate aid

Thailand: Websites closed for “talking” about monarchy

Singapore blogger dares Lee Kuan Yew to sue him

Bomb blast in southern Philippines

Urbanisation in Southeast Asia

Connecting Cambodian bloggers

Bahrain: Car Respect

Egypt: On the Hijab

Egypt: Styill Building Pyramids

Kazakhstan: Politics and Tractors

These weeks the bloggers have been chewing upon traditionally prominent topics on the Kazakhstani blogosphere — politics and economy. Megakhuimyak says [ru] – “without aspiration to make a global-scale conclusion”...