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8 October 2009

Stories from 8 October 2009

Saudi Arabia: To coed or not to coed

Syria: Angelina Jolie visits Iraqi Refugees

Jordan: The picture of a terrorist

Jordan: Arabic TV Shows for Children

Kuwait: Waiting for Transformers 3

US diplomacy in Iran and Syria

USA: Native Americans’ long battle against racism

Racism and discrimination in the USA still affect Native Americans particularly hard, as it has in the past too. But now Native Americans are fighting back with online media.

Costa Rica: Streaming Video Discussions on Citizen Journalism

Kenya: Waiting for El Niño

Kenyans are waiting for the El Niño rains anticipated between now and December with mixed feelings. Although in it's ‘moderate' form El Niño is expected to displace at least 100,000...

India: Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Sri Lanka: FarmerNet

Haiti: Smoke & Mirrors?

Bahamas: Crime Questions

Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Maarten, French Guiana: Autonomy?

Dominica: Speaking with a Superstar

Barbados: Seizing Opportunity

Pakistan: UK Visa Bureaucracy

Singapore: More Cash ≠ More Babies

Conversations for a Better World

Will a cash incentive make women want to have a child? Going by recent figures under Singapore’s recent Baby Bonus initiative, a government plan to raise declining birth rates in...

Tajikistan: Me No Speak the Tajik

Afghanistan: Jordanian royals fighting in Afghanistan?