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29 January 2009

Stories from 29 January 2009

Czech Republic: European Artists Strike Back (at Entropa)

EU: Investing in Ukraine's Gas Pipeline?

Madagascar: “Unmitigated Disaster”

After two days of upheaval that resulted in an estimated death toll at 80 nationally, and the looting of dozens of stores, a day of relative calm greeted a stunned...

Jordan: The BBC and Gaza

UAE: Snow in Ras Al Khaymah

Greece: Economy and Protests

Egypt: What Next After Guantanamo Bay?

Jordan: 7iber wins award

Paraguay: English Words in Advertising

India: Questioning The Satyam Probe

Colombia: Ex-Mayor Sentenced for Ordering the Murder of Journalist

India: Tamil Wikipedia Academy

China: Plateau in Peril

A newly launched interactive site ‘China Green’ focuses on China's environmental and climate issues. The first project is about Tibetan Plateau, shows how the effects of global warming on the...

Guadeloupe: A new social movement

Guadeloupe has been in a state of social unrest for about a week now as record numbers of trade unions, cultural and political associations have united around a motto: "Lyannaj...

Cuba: Raul in Russia

Cuba: Human Rights & Political Prisoners

Martinique, South Africa: Cultural Exchange

Trinidad & Tobago: Construction Confusion

Jamaica: Local Obama?

Jamaica, Zimbabwe: Hunger Strike

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