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20 July 2008

Stories from 20 July 2008

China: Bloggers take stand against web activist's arrest

"We would hate to see this case become yet another dismal human rights record raising international attention in the midst of this Olympic year. We regret to suspect, however, that...

Palestine: No to History, Politics and Religion Questions

Saudi Arabia: What's Your Mother's Name?

Jordan: Six People Killed in Shooting

Mali: Balafon museum for Sikasso

Blogger of the week: Elena Ignatova

Today's Blogger of the Week series is taking us to Macedonia, a small country in Europe that some people might not even have heard of but that has a thriving...

Brazil: On authoriterrorism and online surveillance

Over 60 bloggers attended the blog carnival against censorship [pt] this Saturday, most of them posting especially about the new cyber crimes proposal for Brazil. The bill has now proceeded...

Egypt: Wikimania Report

Preah Vihear dispute and nationalism

Malaysia: Fear of possible anarchy

Singapore: Legalizing organ trade

Child-rearing in Singapore

East Timor in SEA games logo

Laos: Luang Prabang

Impact of blogging in Vietnam

Cambodian and Thai Bloggers on Disputed Preah Vihear Temple

Rising serious tension between Cambodia and Thailand started when UNESCO, on July 7, 2008, declared temple of Preah Vihear as a World Heritage site. The 11th century temple has long...

Fijian Conference in Adelaide

Myanmar: Teen Problems in London

Myanmar: Naming System

Japan: The Linguistics of Nico Nico Douga