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5 December 2008

Stories from 5 December 2008

India: Anti Terror Rally in Mumbai

YouTube Auditions for First Virtual Symphony Orchestra

YouTube is orchestrating an exciting new collaborative project: inviting musicians worldwide to be auditioned online for the world's first virtual symphony orchestra. Amateurs as well as professionals, have until January...

India: Firing At New Delhi Airport

Argentina: Closing of Restaurants in Buenos Aires

Cuba: Two Sides of Che?

Venezuela: After the Municipal Elections

Jamaica: When You Gotta Go…

Trinidad & Tobago: P of A

Belize: Former PM Arrested

Jamaica: The Agony of Defeat?

Nicaragua: Mondongo Soup Recipe

Cuba: Government Officials Tell Bloggers to Cancel Planned Meeting

A Cuban blogger meet-up scheduled for December 6 is in danger of being cancelled by the authorities. The event, which has been in the planning stage for months and had...

Egypt: Wael Abbas refuses to meet President Bush

Egyptian blogger and activist Wael Abbas just announced on his blog that he turned down an invitation to meet up with Bush. Marwa Rakha translates his post from Arabic.

China: Editor removed from Southern Metropolis Daily

Singapore: Medical treatment for AIDS victims

Brunei: Technology and Spirituality

Thailand: Journalists caught in the crossfire

Thailand: Complaint of stranded Filipinos

Egypt: Dirty Sexy Secrets

Young enlightened Egyptian bloggers write about their society's sex code, racism, bigotry, and lust after scandals - all in an attempt to make Egypt a better place to live in....

Japan: Ikeda on the Fall of Japanese

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