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27 October 2009

Stories from 27 October 2009

Russia: Medvedev's critical questions

Featured Editor: Veronica Khokhlova

Veronica Khokhlova has been Global Voices' Central and Eastern Europe Editor since January 2006 when she first published an "Introduction to the Ukrainian Blogosphere". She splits her time between Kyiv,...

Nepal's Dalit Women: Fighting For Dignity

The constitution of Nepal guarantees equality for the dalits or the 'untouchables'. But in the real world, outside long winding provisions of the constitution and legalese, the dalits are still...

Palestine: A Student's Tour Of Gaza

Israel/Palestine: Bloggers Talk

Saudi Arabia: Stuff Saudi People Like

Sri Lanka: Stop The Exodus

Pakistan: How To Spot Fake Doctors

Bangladesh: Doctors Need To Be Disciplined

India: Poor Performance In Hunger Index

India: Masala Sprite

China: Shanghai schoolgirl beating & human flesh search

Germany and China: Berlin Twitter Wall

At the Indonesian Blogger Festival

We visited the Indonesian blogger festival or PestaBlogger 2009. This is the third time the annual event is being held. The event saw bloggers from all over the vast island...

Hong Kong: Property market bubbles burst into public outrage

Earlier in October, an apartment in Hong Kong was sold for USD$57 million, a recording breaking price, locally and globally. The 6,158 square foot duplex apartment is in a building...

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