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27 August 2008

Stories from 27 August 2008

Ukraine: Tymoshenko's Response to “Accusations of Treason”

Brazil: Rights of bloggers, rights of blog readers

Cape Verde: Happy birthday to Cesária Évora

Angola: The president's birthday party or an election stunt?

Morocco: Daylight Savings Fail

Brazil: The rice war on indigenous land

Morocco: Tanjia, a Marrakshi Specialty

Sri Lanka: In Iraq

India: Cinema and Activism

Pakistan: President

India: Kashmir and Shame

Saudi Arabia: The history of salons

Saudi Arabia: Criticism for the sake of it

Saudi Arabia: Off the road

Bahrain: Embarrassing Young People

Bahrain: Bloggers are Trouble

Bahrain: Grand Auto Theft Raid

Jordan: Hanging On

Environment: Energy and Conservation News from Blogs around the world

In this post from GV environment, we check in with bloggers around the world who are writing on diverse topics; from ornithology, energy efficiency to forest preservation. The Bahraini ornithologist...

Jordan: Ramadhan, Prayers and Clean Blogging

With very little to go before the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadhan, which is signalled by the sighting of the new moon with the naked eye, Jordan's...

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