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5 October 2008

Stories from 5 October 2008

Thailand: Vegetarian festival 2008

Singapore: Breastmilk in ice cream

Philippines: Comment on Palin

Blogger of the week: Rezwan

Global Voices new South Asia editor, Rezwan, from Bangladesh has been with Global Voices as a volunteer author since 2005. Memorable posts by Rezwan include a report on Twittering' an...

Brazil: 128 million vote on the anniversary of the Constitution

Over 128 million Brazilians are expected to go to the polls today and choose 5,563 mayors for cities and towns, and 52,137 city councilors. The date marks the 20th anniversary...

China milk scandal and Southeast Asia

Like the rest of the world, the China milk scandal has shocked Southeast Asian countries. China is the major trading partner of Southeast Asian nations. How did governments, consumers, and...

China: Skype Messes Up

Hong Kong: Netizen Against Introduction of Internet Filtering

The Hong Kong government has issued a consultation paper on the “Review of the Control of Obscene and Indecent Articles Ordinance” last Friday (Oct 3). The first round of consultation...

Japan: GLOCOM report on new JICA president Sadako Ogata

Japan: Photos that evoke the senses

Japan: Google, the anti-social corporation

Japan: 1st Keitai Photo Awards

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