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27 June 2009

Stories from 27 June 2009

Palestine: Traditional Cooking In The Ground

Palestine: “Free Gaza” Boats Waiting In Cyprus

Iranian officials ‘crowd-source’ protester identities

Iranian protesters appearing in widely disseminated online photos from the ongoing post-election demonstrations in Iran, are now being targeted on website of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. It shows images...

Eritrea: Owner of Asmarino.com receives award

Liberia: Interruption brought to you by really cute kids

Honduras: Political Crisis Over Controversial Referendum

The political crisis in Honduras is deepening after the removal of the head of the Armed Forces because of his statements that the military would not support the scheduled referendum...

Kenya: The plight of gays and lesbians in Kenya

As much as Nairobi is described as one of the more cosmopolitan cities in Africa where a lot of homosexuals find solace, homophobia is widespread. Kenyan bloggers discuss how homosexuals...

Nigeria: Good days with Nigerian telecoms sector are over

Kenya: The politics of Mass Male Circumcision

Kenya: Why the Daily Nation beats the East African Standard

Bahrain: Remembering Michael

Iran: Bloggers on the Iranian crisis

MJ Death Reaction in Kuwait

After the passing of Michael Jackson there has been a mixture of reactions from the Kuwaiti blogosphere: for some it was memories from their childhood, for others its discussing their...

Iran: “Protest Movement” Tribute Michael Jackson

Japan: News in Japanese for Iran Election Protests

Iran: Remembering Omid Reza Mir Sayafi and March 18th

A few months after the death of Blogger Omid Reza Mir Sayafi, who died in an Iranian prison after allegedly insulting religious leaders, the March18.org site has been set up...

Preetam Rai interview

Japan: Chinese Translation of 2channel

India: The Legendary Moonwalk Dance of Michael Jackson

South Asia: The World Is Poorer Without MJ

Millions of fans across the world are mourning the sudden death of Michael Jackson, the king of pop, and remembering how his music was associated with their growth. South Asian...

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