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12 October 2009

Stories from 12 October 2009

Serbia: Moja Rusija/My Russia Party

Romania: More Tips for Tourists

U.S.: Photos From Gay Rights March in D.C.

Ukraine: Art Website Shut Down; Gallery Set on Fire

Sri Lanka: From The Blogosphere

India: Indo-US Nuclear Deal

Pakistan: The Rawalpindi Raid

Trinidad & Tobago: What Town Say…

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Pessimistic Outlook

Barbados: Public Transport Safety

Barbados: Take Note

Jamaica: R.I.P. Sonny Bradshaw

China: Your ethnic group can’t use the internet

Hong Kong: Asia Blogfest09

Malawi: Of Sports and the Windmill boy-Kamkwamba

This past weekend, Malawi drew 1-1 against the much feared Elephants of Cote d'Ivoire, and a new book about a young Malawian named William Kamwamba is making international headlines.

What future for ICT4D?

We know the capacity of mobile phones to affect human development. But that is last year's news. Some thinkers argue that we are on the verge of another round of...

Guatemala: Neighborhood Active with Popular Festivities

Costa Rica: Photo Exhibit by Indigenous Children

Uruguay: The Vote by the Diaspora

Philippines: Typhoon disasters and climate change

Two deadly storms struck Philippines in the last two weeks killing more than 500 people. Aside from using the internet to help flood victims, Filipino netizens are sharing their thoughts...

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