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14 August 2009

Stories from 14 August 2009

Palestine: In Jail For Being Palestinian

Costa Rica: Long awaited for Train in Inaugural Run

New train service in Costa Rica is received with flag waving and cheering, but also several complaints and concerns.

Haiti: The U.N. & Elections

Barbados: Domestic Violence Charges

Guyana: “Brigah”-Free

Sri Lanka: Flood In IDP Camps

Jamaica: Track & Field

Trinidad & Tobago: Raisin in the Sun

India: Swine Flu Vs. Other Diseases

India: Internet And Confidence

Cuba: The Maleconazo

August 5th marked the 15 year anniversary of the largest uprising of discontent the revolutionary government of Castro faced since the early years of the triumph of the revolution: The...

Pakistan: What Is There To Celebrate?

Bangladesh: Krishna Janmashtami Parade

Bahrain: No Adoption By Expatriates

Brazil's Forum for Digital Culture reaches out to the blogosphere

Cyberspace is ever more inhabited by government institutions in many countries. In Brazil, a Forum for Digital Culture has been launched to, so far, positive blogosphere reactions.

India: Swine Flu Scare

In India, the Swine flu deaths rose to twenty from ten in a matter of a couple of days. But panic is spreading more than the virus itself.

Peru: Robbery of National Geographic Crew in Nasca

Dominican Republic: The Film Sugar About Young Baseball Player

Mexico: Second Annual Human Rights Film Festival

El Salvador: SV Net and the Administration of the Domain .sv

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