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29 October 2008

Stories from 29 October 2008

Ukraine: Sex Workers and the Police

El Salvador: Saca Has Not Signed Ibero-American Convention on the Rights of Youth

Maldives: A new president after 30 years

Egypt: Swingers Use Internet to Arrange Rendezvous

There are secrets behind closed doors. But to say that Egypt was shell shocked as news about its first swingers club emerged would be an understatement. And there is a...

Malaysia's Jungle Spirits

Lush with primary and secondary virgin jungle, Malaysians have long held a respect for the forests. It also helps that myths, whether bearing down from the forefathers or from urban...

Palestinian Football History

Palestinians made their own football history, being the only team - in the words of one blogger - with a stadium but no country. It was a day of national...

Jordan: News Sites Banned in Municipality Offices

Libya: Too Much Info on the US

Kuwait: For Ladies Only

How to Drive in Morocco

D.R. of Congo: Ranger rescue operation a success

D.R. of Congo: It is total chaos in Goma

Mexico: Day of the Dead Preparations

Ecuador: The Growing Problem of Cybercrime

Haiti, D.R.: Rediscovering Atlantis?

Dominica: State of Affairs

Trinidad & Tobago: Not Adding Up

Bermuda: Gambling with the Future?

Jamaica, Guyana: Academic Performance

Morocco: Halloween Not Just for Expats Anymore

The Halloween tradition is a muddled one; with traditions in an ancient Celtic celebration, Halloween started in Europe and made its way to the United States, where it has been...

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