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6 November 2009

Stories from 6 November 2009

Israeli and Palestinian youth use video to understand the conflict

Two different organizations in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories are using video tools to help both Arabic and Jewish youth to understand the conflict and bridge gaps between them.

Russia: Major Search Engine Closes Its Blog Rating

RuNet Echo, Russian most popular search engine, announced on November 3 that it would close its blog ranking service Yandex Blogs Top (YBT) [RUS] by the end of the month.

Maldives: Vanishing Lifestyles

Morocco: Ech Chenna Wins 2009 Opus Prize

Ghana: Ghana highlights part I

Bhutan: The Purpose Of Saving The Earth

Cameroon: Africonline sponsors BarCamp Cameroon

Cameroon: BarCamp Cameroon

Pakistan: No More Rolling Blackout

India: Interview Of TED India Fellows

Sri Lanka: Going Green

Caribbean: French Literary Prizes

Trinidad & Tobago: Flag It!

Barbados: Dead Man Walking?

Guyana: Internet Copyright

Trinidad & Tobago, Barbados: Yuh Lie!

Azerbaijan: Activist blogger trial resumes, delays persist (updated)

Although not an official birthday, Global Voices Online made its first ever post on threats made against an Iranian dissident blogger five years ago today. The anniversary is also notable...

India: Old Time Photos

India: Deliveries Up To The Mountain

Serbia: Sinisa Boljanovic Wins Climate Change Blogging Contest