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13 July 2009

Stories from 13 July 2009

Bangladesh: Replica Of Taj Mahal

Bolivia: The Return of the “Minister of Cocaine”

During the military dictatorship in Bolivia in the early 1980s, Minister of the Interior Luis Arce Gómez had a bit of advice for dissidents, “walk around with their written will...

Only Pakistan can help Pakistan

Nabucco: Chorus of the energy slaves

Congo Brazzaville: Disappointment at Presidential election

On Sunday July 12th, people in the Republic of the Congo voted in an election which opposition leaders boycotted over allegations it would be neither free nor fair. Denis Sassou...

Latvia: EU and IMF rift on Baltic economy

Eastern and Central Europe ranking on the Failed States Index

Republic of Congo: Voters want peace and stability

Africa: Vote for Pambazuka News

Cameroon: Bloggers Discuss Obama's Ghana Speech

U.S. President Barack Obama gave a speech in Ghana which could be considered as his Africa policy speech. Cameroonians at home and in the diaspora have been reacting to the...

South Korea: Ohmynews! calling for 100,000 supporters

Dominica: New Carib Chief Elected

Trinidad & Tobago, Barbados: Farce Meets Abject

Bahamas: Strong Institutions

Puerto Rico: Play for Las Playas

China: Xinjiang Info-War

China: How did a protest become mass murder?

Jamaica: KOTE '09

Guyana: Blogging as Social Networking

Tanzania: Updates for 6th Pan African Reading For All Conference

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