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3 September 2008

Stories from 3 September 2008

Egypt: Tycoon Arrested in Singer's Murder

An Egyptian billionaire has been arrested in connection to the murder of a Lebanese singer in Dubai, UAE. Following are some reactions from Egyptian bloggers.

Russia: Four Years Since The End of Beslan School Siege

Russia: “Is Putin a Closet Republican?”

Egypt: Leading Businessman Arrested

Algeria: The Guessing Game

Georgia: Pictures from Batumi and Gori

Lithuania: Vilnius Pictures

Lithuania: “Support for the Georgians in Vilnius”

Ukraine: Political Crisis, Again

Georgia: IDPs — Lessons Learned

Africa: Here Comes Big Brother Africa III

The 3rd season of Big Brother Africa started last month. The show has already developed a huge amount of interest on the continent. African bloggers are currently discussing the show...

Armenia: Nagorno Karabakh Independence Marked, Anti-Turkish Protests Planned

While the international media concerns itself with the two breakaway regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia in Georgia, bloggers reminds their readers that yesterday marked the 17th anniversary of the...

Pakistan: PM's motorcade attacked

Pakistan: Attempt to Assasinate?

Jordan: Queen Rania's Video Blogging

Queen Rania of Jordan has been named the most famous Arab video blogger on YouTube by Blogger Times, a blogging magazine run by Arab bloggers, following the success of a...

Zambia: Mwanawasa funeral in photos

Korea: Tens of Thousands of Buddhists in Seoul

Although Korea has many religions, there have not been serious religious conflicts. Different religions have peacefully coexisted. Until now… Peaceful coexistence now seems on the verge of breaking. Tens of...

Iraq: Charming Houses

Turkey: Dreading the Ramadan Drums

Haiti, Jamaica: Hurricane Update

As the Caribbean territories that were hit by Hurricane Gustav begin their clean-up efforts, new storms threaten to disrupt these islands once again.

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