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15 December 2008

Stories from 15 December 2008

China: “08 Charter” Signers Arrested and Questioned by Police

Big Brother searching and questioning people involved in an collective appeal for democracy.

Ukraine: NATO; Crisis vs Luxury; Baba Paraska

Brazil: Manifesto For The Immediate Release of Graffiti Painter

While a police officer who mistakenly killed a boy of just three has been acquitted of murder, a graffiti painter arrested on October 26 for spraying the walls of the...

Russia: December History Highlights

Armenia: Opposition Trial

Maldives: Presence in Flickr

Bhutan: A Member Of Parliament Blogs

Israel: No Limit Texas Dreidel

My Right Word explains the rules for No Limit Texas Dreidel, combines the traditional dreidel game with Texas Hold'em poker.

Malawi: Murderous Thanksgiving, AIDS Day and crossing the Zimbabwean border

Victor Kaonga highlights a few posts from blogs about Malawi: an expat Thanksgiving, World Aids Day and a long bus trip from Malawi to South Africa with an interesting border...

Israel: Chrismukkah

Saudi Arabia: What Women Can Do

Egypt: Reaction to Mexico's Playboy Magazine

Bahrain: A Near Death Experience

Cuba: We Shall Overcome

North Africa: Regarding the Shoe Tossing

UAE: Hip Hop Documentary Opens

Turkey: The New “Old” Turks

Iraq: Throwing Shoes at the President Kurdish-style

Cyprus: Banning Turkish Placenames in GPS Systems

Sri Lanka: Capturing Killinochchi

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