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26 October 2008

Stories from 26 October 2008

Ecuador: Update on the Death of Chelito the Giraffe

Turkey: Blogspot.com Banned

In another long string of website services blocked in the Republic of Turkey, yet another blog service has been blocked Blogger/Blogspot.com. A court in Diyarbakir Turkey has banned Blogger in...

Southeast Asia: Impact of Financial Crisis

What are the views of several Southeast Asian bloggers about the global financial crisis? First, an authoritative voice: Malaysia's former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. He points out the double standard...

Bangladesh: Holiday Literary Supplements

India, Pakistan: Post Colonial English Language Writers

Morocco: Tangier Experiences Massive Flooding

For the past few years, Morocco has been experiencing a significant drought. Unfortunately, recent rain storms have brought little relief, as Northern Morocco experiences massive flooding, claiming the lives of...

Lebanon: Saturday Security Briefs

Jordan: Creative Commons Amman Date

Jordan: Qwaider Planet Celebrates

Palestine: Nahr el-Bared Update

Jordan: Blognesia?

Morocco: 8th Marrakech international film festival

Kuwait Suspended from FIFA

Egyptian Evil Empires

Bahrain: Hollywood-Inspired Anti-Muslim Prejudices

Dubai: Accident Report

Kuwait: Drunk DJ Sparks Debate

Japan: Meeting Tatsuhiko Takimoto

Ukraine: Accident Training in Chernobyl; Virtual Pripyat

Czech Republic, Ukraine: Prague vs Kyiv