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29 June 2009

Stories from 29 June 2009

China: Being blocked

China: Netizens’ reactions over Michael Jackson's death

China: A migrant worker strikes back

Grimaces of education in Kazakhstan

From June 01 to June 10 school graduates in Kazakhstan were undergoing Unified National Test (UNT) – the first and one of the most important tests in their lives. As...

China: Online social movement

Myanmar: 1st H1N1 Case Confirmed

East Timor: Press freedom situation

Morocco: Celebrating the First Female Mayor of Marrakesh

The Moroccan elections of two weeks ago brought surprising results and were received with mixed reactions, as Hisham pointed out in this post.  One such result was the election of...

Honduras: Zelaya Arrested and Removed as President

The day started across Honduras with news that President Mel Zelaya was arrested in his home by armed soldiers on the same day of a controversial referendum. Days earlier, Zelaya...