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19 August 2008

Stories from 19 August 2008

Bahamas, Guyana: Regional Travel

Olympic Hijab Style

Kazakhstan: Olympic Blogwatch

The Beijing Olympics have moved political debates in the Kazakh blogosphere to the background. Alim Atenbek is upset with the uniform of the Kazakhstani team [ru]: Officials always want to...

Mongolia: For second time, oil prices rise for Mongolians

Kazakhstan: British ex-premier’s son served Kazakh oilmen

Kyrgyzstan: Uzbek language TV channels are at a risk of closure in Kyrgyzstan

Tajikistan: Charity in the name of Olympic champion

Tajikistan: First Olympic Medal Ever

Kyrgyzstan: Incident in the Prison

Morocco: An American Experience

Morocco: Bus Crash Kills 8, Injures 40

Kyrgyzstan: Senators, Breakfast and Weapons

Afghanistan: Political Opposition Rally in Badakshan

Afghanistan: Towards a Critical Situation

Afghanistan: Remembering The Bravest American Woman

China: Liu Xiang is after all still a hero

Hong Kong: Fireman

Dominican Republic: Overview of Twitter

Call for video journalists for You Tube Contest

You Tube's Citizen News channel has released a video promo for an upcoming citizen journalism contest. They will be receiving videos of less than 3 minutes in length, in English,...

Japan: Bathhouse Culture