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5 November 2009

Stories from 5 November 2009

Ukraine: Ruslana and Science Fiction

Ukraine: New Documentary on Holodomor

CEE: “20 Years After the Fall of the Berlin Wall” – a Poll

Russia, U.S.: Abramovich Pays $47,221 for Dinner

Russia: Drug Abuse and Alcoholism

Iran: Green Movement defies regime again

Iran's Green Movement opposition organized mass street protests on the 4th of November that were were met with a violent crackdown by security forces. As has come to be expected,...

Somalia: Introducing a network of Somali journalists and bloggers

The Somali Media Centre is a forum of Somali journalists and bloggers living in Somalia and outside. The Centre distributes news content and publishes blogs written by journalists.

Trinidad & Tobago: Silicon Reality

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Referendum Predictions

Venezuela: Interacting with the Works of Artist Jesus Soto

The works of late Venezuelan artist Jesús Soto are meant to be experienced through touch and immersion. Some who have visited his works in museums have documented this firsthand experience.

Syria: Magazine Suspends Work in Protest of Censorship

Morocco: Here Comes the Sun

Morocco has announced this week the launch of a solar energy project, with an estimated cost of $9 billion, aiming at raising the share of renewable sources in the country's...

Trinidad & Tobago: Traffic Solutions

Cuba: Blogging Prejudice

Cuba: Gays Arrested

Africa: Africa's melting pot

Kenya: Are you Chikuyu or Ruo?

Africa: Catwalk for Africa 2009 is on

Africa: An African tech list on twitter

Japan: Licolita-style activism