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15 July 2008

Stories from 15 July 2008

Ukraine, Russia: Yushchenko and Litvinenko

Ukraine: Kryvorizhstal

CEE: World's Youngest Leaders List

Uganda: (No longer) lost in translation

The majority of Ugandan bloggers have yet to write in languages other than English, perhaps because over 50 different indigenous languages are spoken in the country. Over the last year,...

Balkans, U.S.: Goran Bregovic in NYC

Transnistria: Voices of Tiraspol

In recent years, it seems like a solution to Moldova's long-unresolved secessionist conflict is always being forecast but never quite materializes. Meanwhile, the people who live in the unrecognized Transnistria...

Iran:Front Page of 50 Banned Journals

China: Locking down IDC server rooms for the Olympics

Russia: One Year Sentence for Blog Comment

On July 7, Savva Terentyev, 22, a Russian blogger and musician, received a one-year suspended jail sentence for a comment he posted on Feb. 15, 2007, on the blog of...

Dominica: Local Food Alternatives

Barbados, U.S.A.: Controversial Cartoon

Guyana: Summer Time?

East Timor: Teachers protest and get a pay rise

Bhutan: Making money

Pakistan: Public sector employment

Pakistan: Politics in Dubai

Nepal: Political intrigue

Angola: The 16 year Parliament legislature finishes today

D.R. of Congo: Dysfunctional Justice

Armenia: Relations With Turkey

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