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26 February 2009

Stories from 26 February 2009

Nepal: Strike Culture

Pakistan: Déjà vu 1971?

Incredible India

Guadeloupe: Police “Blunder”?

Amidst the confusion of the month-long social conflict in Guadeloupe, two nights of violence took place on February 17th and 18th. Apart from acts of arson in shops and numerous...

Nigeria: Who You Be?: Nigeria's Bloggers Award

“Who You Be?” is the 2009 Nigeria's Bloggers Award whose nominations started February 24th and will run until March 5th. The bloggers behind the award are four female Nigerian bloggers:...

Martinique: Violent clashes in Fort de France

Saudi Arabia: First Internet Crime Sentence Upheld

Jamaica, Guyana: Action or Reaction?

Morocco: Simply Delicious

This week, the talk in the blogoma seems to be about all things edible. Moroccan cuisine, widely considered one of the most complex and best in the world, is derived...

Aruba: Calling the Socialists

Taiwan: CECA, economic elixir or poison?

CECA? Neither a new game console from Japan nor another evil science project that is going to bring this world to an end? But according to the Government, CECA is...

Costa Rica: Radio Santa Clara Celebrates 25 Years

Uruguay: Gathering of Web Designers and Entrepreneurs

Criminal Minds: The Egyptian Sexual Offender's Profile

Will Facebook groups, anti-harassment T-shirts, posts, articles, bloggers, and activists put an end to sexual harassment in Egypt? Wandering Scarab does not think so!

Syrian Ambassador in Washington Lectures on Syrian-American Relations

Arab Bloggers Rally Against the Judaization of Jerusalem

As Israeli authorities evict Arab residents and demolish their houses in Jerusalem, Arab bloggers are set on not letting this pass unnoticed. Another blogger calls for designating a week to...

Azerbaijan: Thoughts on Khodjali

Azerbaijan: Khodjali Anniversary

China: Bush maize ad

China: Reactions on the auction of stolen bronze relics

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