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October, 2008

Stories from October, 2008

31 October 2008

Ukraine: “A Lawyer and a Ukrainian” Joke

U.S.: Ivanov for Obama

Russia: Chinese Laborers

Ukraine: Update on the Economy and Politics

Serbia: Underground Fashion

Albania: “Sworn Virgins”

Serbia: Courageous Mothers

India: World Champion in Chess

Serbia: The Lessons of Miladin Kovacevic's Case

Serbia: Belgrade Bus Drivers

Pakistan: Baluchistan Quake

On Wednesday morning an earthquake shook the eastern section of Pakistan tipping the Richter Scale at a massive 6.5. The most devastated region was Ziarat, a remote location in Baluchistan....

Corporations Agree to Standards for Internet Freedom

The Global Network Initiative has been launched. The Initiative is a code of conduct for corporations on privacy and free speech created by a coalition of human rights, media development...

Frightful Facts or Fantastical Fictions?

This third part of the "Lore, ghosts, demons and frights" series has arrived, and we are looking this time a bit beyond the Latin American borders. With this last installment,...

Sri Lanka: Tea industry in crisis

Ukraine: Hryvnia Exchange Rate Cheating

Georgia: McCain Endorsement

Zambia: Allegations of Vote Rigging

Zambia: Photo of Main Opposition Candidate Voting

South Africa: The Impact of Mobile Active '08

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Online Info