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15 September 2008

Stories from 15 September 2008

Kuwait: Special Girgian Celebration

People in the Gulf region mark the middle of the Holy Month of Ramadan with a celebration, where children dress up and go door to door, wishing neighbours and collecting...

Lebanon: Ramadan ‘not that great’

Pakistani soldiers stop US Insurgence : reality or drama?

Sri Lanka: How cool are you?

Saudi Arabia: The need for laws not just education

Saudi Arabia: Sarah Palin for Saudi?

India: Attacks on Christians

India: Delhi serial blasts and after thoughts

On September 13th the capital of India was rocked and terrorized by serial blasts. This is the fourth bombing incident targeting innocent people this year after Jaipur, Bangalore, and Ahmedabad....

Lithuania: State of the Blogosphere

Taiwan: More than 10,000 bloggers compete in this year's Blog Award

Bangladesh: The other face of Dhaka

Africa: Citizen Journalism, Journalism for Citizens

Last week, 700 journalists, bloggers, researchers, students and policymakers from more than 40 African countries took part in three days of discussions, debates and training at the 12th edition of...

Russia, UK: Russians in London

World Bank Film Competition – Social Dimensions of Climate Change

The world bank has a call for submissions of short 2-5 minute documentaries that show the social effects or aspects of climate change. The deadline for the competition is October...

India: The complex middle class

Russia: “Extreme and Absurd, Violence and Art”

Turkey: “Armenian Istanbul”

Russia: Lavrov Needs a Vacation

Russia: Putin's Sex Appeal and the “New Cold War”

Trinidad & Tobago: Financial Armageddon?

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