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14 July 2008

Stories from 14 July 2008

Brazil: “Forget adsense, I want a banner from the Senate!”

A blogger uncovered the story: the Brazilian Senate pays a monthly fee of US$ 30,084.61 for a 120×60 banner on an unknown website. Bloggers are now humorously trying to get...

St Vincent & The Grenadines: Bollywood Magic

Trinidad & Tobago: Polluted Olympics

Trinidad & Tobago: Internet Connection

Europe: Roma People in Italy

Morocco: Fashion Island

Morocco: Abbas Fourak

MENA: Reactions to the Mediterranean Summit

As over 40 leaders from the Mediterranean region gather in France for the inauguration of the new Union for the Mediterranean, the blogosphere is filled with mixed feelings. Jillian York...

Brazil: Senate pays 30,084.61 USD a month for banner

Western Sahara: Poetry and Spanish – The Permanent Links

For some cultures, it is food, for others it is music, and many cultures show their character in their architecture. For Western Sahara, one of their cultural characteristics is the...

Jamaica: Press Freedom

Jamaica: Conference Call

Hungary: Tipping; Underground Railway Museum

Moldova: Transnistria's New Foreign Minister

Cape Verde: No money for lifeguards?

Mongolia, Russia: Coverage of Unrest

Moldova: Fear of “Colored Revolutions”

Egypt: Freedom House Report

Saudi Arabia: Pious Wife Beating

Egypt: Bird Flu?

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