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30 March 2009

Stories from 30 March 2009

Liberia: Liberia's Natural Born Bloggers

South Africa: Queen Rania of Jordan Blogging from South Africa

Zimbabwe: My Blog is Blocked!

On Friday March 20, 2009 the Zimbabwean blog, Peace, love & happiness unto the whole world, was blocked. The author of the blog, Eusebia, wrote a short post about it...

Israel: A Letter to Bernard Kouchner

Indonesia: “Mini-Tsunami” hits village as dam collapses

Last Friday the Situ Gintung dike collapsed in Indonesia which killed almost a hundred people and injured 190 others. At least 300 houses were destroyed and 1,600 residents were displaced....

Georgia: Holy Baby Boom!

The birth rate has increased by 20 percent in ex-Soviet Georgia and the country's Orthodox Church is taking much of the credit. The miracle responsible for the much-needed baby boom...

Iran: A new dynamic Green news site

China: Earth Hour

Japan: Tourism videos

Japan: Two-man union on strike at Kyoto University

Honduras: Can Family Gardens Improve Health?

Bolivia: US Cooperation on Control of Narcotics