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15 July 2009

Stories from 15 July 2009

Ghana: Hope and candour float in Ghana following Obama's visit

In anticipation of the coming of US president Barack Obama to Ghana from 10-11th July, the community—established in 2008 to promote the work of Ghanaian bloggersand bloggers writing about...

Zambia: HIV Discrimination case round 2

India: Of Surnames and Globalization

Latvia: IMF raises the stakes

EU-Serbia: Visa freedom in 2010?

Lithuania: Interview with new president

Slovenia: Averted assassination attempt

Russia: GUM – a strategic object?

Russia: Social friction police

Bangladesh: The art of the Nakshi Kantha

Bahrain: Blogging Ministers

China: Old Man Attacks Red Light Violators’ Cars With Bricks

China: Free Tibet Concert

Japan: Poor Japanese people

Japan: The coming DPJ tsunami?

China: Netizens starving, no more rice talk!

Since July 8, the Chinese rival of Twitter, Fanfou has been suspended. Up till now, Fanfou's founder Wang Xing has only clarified that the website's “maintenance” has nothing to do...

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