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5 May 2009

Stories from 5 May 2009

Serbia: Smoking Ban

Serbia: The Pope

Iran: Eccentric candidates of the presidential election

More than 1000 candidates have registered online to be considered for presidential candidacy in the Iranian elections in June. All candidates have five days from today to appear at the...

Armenia: Opposition TV goes mobile

Iran: “Prisoner of Colours” is Executed

On Friday morning, Iranian authorities executed Delara Darabi, a 23 year-old woman, who was convicted for a murder at the age of 17 and held at the Rasht Central Prison...

Morocco: Taking Care of Animals

The American Fondouk is an animal hospital in Fez, Morocco that was founded in the 1920s and is funded through the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals...

Sri Lanka: The Dilemma Of A Moderate View

Pakistan: The Army Operation In Buner

Nepal: The Maoist Plan To Capture State and The National Army

Trinidad & Tobago: Waiting for Obama

Anguilla: Legislation Needed

Trinidad & Tobago: Beautiful Boys

India: TwitterCamp

Bermuda: Enough?

Indonesia: Graft Buster Chief Nabbed For Murder

Antasari Azhar, Indonesia's Anti-Corruption Commission chief, was arrested for masterminding a murder of Nasrudin Zulkarnaen, a pharmaceutical boss. Many Indonesian bloggers believe that Antasari is being framed

China: Challenged in Latin America?

China: Quarantine measures crucial

China: Han Han to launch magazine

China: Shanzhai Adidas trash dumpster

China: Foreign reporters of the May Fourth Movement