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15 August 2009

Stories from 15 August 2009

India: Shahrukh Khan Detained At An US Airport

Sri Lanka: Blogs Only Source Of Information From IDP Camps

Armenia: Youth rally for detained activist

Cuba: Blogging Event in Spain

Guatemala: Educational Portal for K'iche’ Community

Mexico: The Effect of the Victory of the U.S.

Azerbaijan: Another Eurovision controversy

Taiwan: Criticisms of government response to floods

Japan: Law Banning Cell Phones for Kids Passed in Ishikawa

Ever since Ishikawa prefecture (500 km/315 miles north of Tokyo) passed the first of a kind regulation in the nation to limit cell phone usage for kids and tweens on...

Global Voices Unofficial Mascot Loses Left Eye

An unofficial mascot of Global Voices bloggers known as “GV Ferret” lost his left eye in a fight with a cat on Wednesday night in Boston.

Chile: BlogPower 2009 in Santiago

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