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13 October 2008

Stories from 13 October 2008

Russia: Economic Crisis and Migrant Workers

Southeast Asia: Views on U.S. elections and politics

U.S. elections matter to many people in Southeast Asia. Both U.S. presidential candidates are popular in the region. McCain was a former Navy pilot during the Vietnam War while a...

Russia: Financial Crisis Coverage

Belarus, EU: Lukashenko – Persona Non Grata No More

Russia: Travel Photos

Ukraine, Nigeria: Klitschko vs Peter

Ukraine: Chernobyl Sarcophagus 2006 Video

Lithuania: Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant

Ukraine: BikeLand in the Carpathians

Lithuania: Populism, parliament and power plant

Poland: Pope production peak

Russia: Oligarchs losing billions

Bolivia: Fidel Surco and Social Movements

Lithuania: Orchestrating disharmony?

USA: Homeland Guantanamo

A new interactive online game by human rights organization Breakthrough uses video to illustrate the injustices many documented and undocumented immigrants face in detention centers across the United States. In...

Caribbean: Remembering Alton Ellis

Jamaican musician Alton Ellis, the "godfather of rocksteady", died on Friday 10 October, 2008. Jamaican bloggers look back at his career and pay tribute to a musical legend.

Iran: An Iranian artist in Canada

Bangladesh: Tea plantation workers

India: Hindu is not a God

Ukraine: Yulia Tymoshenko and the Kremlin