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23 June 2009

Stories from 23 June 2009

Ukraine: Iranian Students Protest in Kyiv

Russia: Views on Events in Iran

Russia: “Summer in Saratov”

Indonesia: Disappointing Election Debate

Indonesia, the world's largest Muslim populated country, conducted its first ever presidential election debate. The country's three presidential hopefuls attended the debate. But many viewers and bloggers were disappointed with...

Albania: Female Solo Singers

Ukraine: Blogging Priest Scandal

Bahrain: Newspaper Suspended For A Day

On Monday, 22 June, Bahrain's oldest newspaper in circulation Akhbar Al Khaleej was suspended for the day after printing an article critical of certain Iranian leaders and making reference to...

Russia: Viktor Tsoi's Birthday in St. Pete

India Bans Maoist Organisation

Nepal: The Future Of The Madhesi Movement

Bahrain: Should “Native Speakers” Be Given Preference?

Bahrain: A Plea For Less Drama

Pakistan: Cricket On Twitter Trending

Bahrain: Train And Hire Bahrainis, Please

Egypt: Play and put an end to Torture

Palestine: Ten Reasons Settlers Should Go

Egyptian Rap Song in support of Iran

Jordan: MPs Drafting a Law which requires Website Passwords

A new electronic sites law is being reviewed and drafted by the Jordanian Parliament which requires website administrators to provide their site's passwords to the government's Printing and Publication Directorate....

China: More corpses found in Shishou hotel; disputes continue.

The death of a chef triggered a mass protest that finally brought over ten thousand armed police into the town for crackdown. The dead’s families along with thousands of people...

Trinidad & Tobago: Turtle Watching

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