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22 October 2009

Stories from 22 October 2009

Haiti: Creole Day

Online Tools to Monitor Climate Change

Leading up to the Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen (COP15) in December 2009, here is a sample of online tools to monitor climate change.

Kenya: Transforming sports coverage through blogs

The last 10 years has seen an explosion of sorts in sports coverage across the continent. The now famous SuperSport is an African powerhouse in pay TV for satellite users...

India: Life As A Single Woman

Sri Lanka: Should We Believe Our Eyes?

Pakistan: A Dissenting Voice On War Against Terror

China: Nobel Dream

This month, the Chinese press and online forums are saturated with coverage of Charles Kao’s winning of the Nobel Prize in Physics. Yet another overseas Chinese scientist has snatched the...

Trinidad & Tobago: A Mockery of Parliament

Trinidad & Tobago: No Hope?

China: Fanfou is coming back?

Bangladesh: Kali Puja In Shakharibazar

India: Maharashtra Assembly Election Results

Egypt: No to Succession

Egypt: Meet the Carpoolers

Egypt: Dictators and their wives

Bahrain: Finding her feet

Bahrain: T-shirt wanted

Algeria: Poor News Coverage

China: Best and worse countries for journalists

Cambodia: Award honors sex slavery survivor

Sina Vann from Cambodia is an activist with the Somaly Mam Foundation helping fellow survivors of slavery as well as those still working in brothels. For her work, she was...