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24 July 2008

Stories from 24 July 2008

Palestine: Left behind by Obama

As US presidential hopeful Barack Obama wraps up a tour of Israel and Palestine, newspaper headlines all over the world are fixated on the Senator's attention to Israel...and lack of...

French Ambassador expelled from Madagascar because he was bad luck?

Malagasy and French netizens debate the French Ambassador's expulsion from Madgascar. Was it a matter of superstition?

Latvia: Arnis Balcus’ Photoblog

China: Olympic blog shutdown continues

Serbia: Belgrade Street Art

Armenia: Bloggers Attend Presidential Press Conference

On 21 July at a news conference held at the presidential palace to mark the 100th day of the new president's term in office, two bloggers were invited to attend...

China: Police Olympics guide to stopping “illegal news coverage”

Upcoming tech conferences on Africa

Kenya: Kwani Lit Fest and foreign correspondents

China: (Not) welcoming George Bush to the Olympics

Pakistan: Back Home

India: To Jaipur

India, Pakistan: Going to India

Pakistan: Who is the Middle Class?

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Track & Field

Cuba: Glorious Future?

Jamaica, Haiti: Political Analysis

Haiti: Political Persecution

Jamaica: Crime Plan

China: Baidu and Music Industry