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30 March 2009

Stories from 30 March 2009

Pakistan: Stand Against Terrorism & Extremism

Bhutan: Banking Via SMS

Sri Lanka: Rain Water Harvesting Now Law

Bolivia: The Grape Harvest Fair

Palestine: Commemorating Land Day

March 30 is Land Day, on which Palestinians everywhere, but especially those within Israel, commemorate the day in 1976 when six unarmed Palestinian citizens of Israel were killed by the...

Ecuador: Heading to the Polls Yet Again

In less than a month, approximately 10.5 million Ecuadorians will head to the polls yet again. After approval of the new Constitution last September, elections to select the president, members...

Water: One Take International Video Contest

“Is access to clean, safe water for drinking a basic human right? Why? or Why not?”. That is the question One Take is asking for you to answer in your...

Filipino loses Facebook account for using real name

Pakistan: Lahore Police Academy Attack

Today morning Pakistanis were shocked by the news of the attack on Manawan police training school in Lahore. Some 10-12 masked gunmen dressed as Policemen attacked from four sides when...

France, Americas, Africa: The “Y'a Bon” Awards

On March 17th 2009, a group called les Indivisibles [Fr] launched the “Y'a Bon Awards”, a dubious honour bestowed upon politicians, journalists, or any public officials who have contributed to...

Palestine: Traditional Dress

Palestine: The Changing Face of Jerusalem

Puerto Rico: The Internet

Trinidad & Tobago: Identifying the Problem

Trinidad & Tobago: Shouter Baptist Liberation

Barbados: Animal Cruelty

Jamaica: Going to Calabash

Bangladesh: Golf Ball Size Hail

Armenia: Blogger Interview

Africa: African Bloggers at G20 Summit