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4 February 2009

Stories from 4 February 2009

Ukraine: IMF “Problems”

Romania, Ukraine: Serpent Island Ruling

Latvia: The Penguins’ “Stroll-In”

Slovenia: Lawsuit Against Writer Goran Vojnović

Serbia: Tadic and Obama; Situation With “Pescanik”

Brazil: The Cybercrimes Bill meets the “Cybercriminal” Camp

It's no surprise then that the controversy should grow further when this bill is brought into debate at a huge cyberculture meeting. Daniel Duende joined the crowds of bit-torrent-using p2p-addicted...

Paraguay: Loofah and Plastic makes a home

Loofah gourd (luffa cylindrica) by Laura512 Paraguayan innovator Elsa Zaldívar has won the 2008 Rolex Award for Enterprise thanks to her project which consists of not only training women heads...

Hungary, Slovakia: Joint Session of Parliamentary Committees on Human Rights

Europe: “Who Needs the Euro?”

Czech Republic: HIV/AIDS

Sri Lanka: Not Proud

Pakistan: Human Cost Of Conflict in NWFP

Bangladesh: Heritage Month

Iran: Balatarin, a popular community website was hacked

Egypt: Erdoğan, Leader of the World

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip has new fans across the Arab world, notably in Egypt where one blogger went on to describe him as the “leader of the world.” Another...

Brazil: A post crisis wave of unemployment

Cuba: Political Prisoners & Human Rights

Dominica: Carnival Parade

Trinidad & Tobago, Barbados: Credit Rating

Trinidad & Tobago: Integrity Issues

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