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19 June 2009

Stories from 19 June 2009

Egypt: American High School Students Visit Farm

Israel: Journalism 101

Jordan: Hands off private schools

Egypt: Weekend Digressing

Bahrain/Tunisia: Censors of the Net

Mauritania: A Page from Khomeini's Playbook

Egypt: Sign Avaaz Settlements Petition

Arab World: Berkman Launches New Arab Blog Study

Palestine: Finding Lost Relatives Online

Egypt: A New Presidential Candidate in the Making

In September 2005 Ayman Nour of Al Ghad Party and No'man Goma'a of New Wafd Party nominated themselves against President Hosni Mubarak. Nour was charged with fraud and Goma'a was...

Iran: Reformist and activist bloggers arrested

As demonstrations continue in Iran against the results of the June 12 presidential elections, authorities continue their clampdown on activists, journalists and bloggers. Hamid Tehrani reviews the Iranian blogosphere, where...

Tanzania: Blogger arrested for publishing manipulated images of the president

The alleged owner and blogger of the blog Ze Utamu (zeutamu.com) has been arrested in Tanzania. The alleged arrest has been in discussed at Jamii Forum, a popular Tanzanian Online...

Egypt: Between the Swine Flu and Approaching Plague

Terror and panic have gripped many Egyptians after the first case of H1N1 influenza, or Swine Flu, was detected in the country. The panic had actually started before the virus...

Nepal: The Musicians

Pakistan: Karachi Without Power

Bangladesh: Back From No Wo/man's Land

India: Doing Something For The Country

Iran:'Life imitates art’

Confederation Cup: Egypt beats World Champions Italy in Football Victory

Egypt moved closer to reaching the semi-finals of the Confederation Cup after a famous 1-0 win over Italy, the world champions. After the match, many Egyptians took to the streets...

Pakistan: Enriching Google Map Data

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