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21 August 2008

Stories from 21 August 2008

Japan: Ikeda on Everything is Miscellaneous

Mexico: Videos raise awareness of kidnapping crisis

Mexico has seen a steep rise in kidnapping for ransom cases this year, and a group of videobloggers have decided to take a stand and make videos proposing solutions for...

Georgia, Russia: The Names of the Dead

Mexico: Attempt to Close Radio Ñomndaa

Colombia: Narcotours in Medellín

Chile: Campaign Propaganda Out of Season

Uruguay: 2nd Ceibal Jam for the XO Laptop

Nepal: New government, new challenges

India and Olympics

Bangladesh: Shab-E-Barat festivities

Latvia: Soviet Murals

Czech Republic: “Memories of the Russian Invaders”

Russia, Georgia: Oil and War

Russia: Three Anniversaries

Georgia: A War Diary

Jordan: Uranium Anybody?

Egypt: Parliamentary Fire Reactions

People's reactions here are really confusing ... ehm ... and amusing as well. Ok, believe it or not, but some people here were really happy that a fire has destroyed...

Jordan: Ants and Soda

Environmental concerns a priority for Pacific Island bloggers

Outside of denouncing military rule in Fiji, environmental concerns top the agenda as South Pacific leaders gather this week in Alofi, the capital of Nieu.

Kenya: Software developers need support from ICT Board?

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