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7 January 2010

Stories from 7 January 2010

Georgia: Let's talk about sex, baby…

Perhaps the most buzzing topic in the Georgian social media scene was not politics, elections, sport, crisis, earthquakes or catastrophe. Instead, one of the most discussed topics was actually about...

Sri Lanka: General Sarath Fonseka’s Election Manifesto

India: Theft Of Condoms For Free Distribution

Azerbaijan: A bad start to a new year

Caucasus: New media bringing people together

Colombia: Videobloggers Make 1 Video Per Day in 2010

A group of Colombian videobloggers have taken up the ambitious task of creating one video per day in 2010 and already has featured a wide array of subjects from literature,...

Pakistan: Is Democracy Appropriate For The Country?

The Year that Was in Madagascar : Part III

Mialy reviews the final weeks of 2009 in Madagascar in the last of a three-part series.

India: Travesty Of Justice

Trinidad & Tobago: Bringing Beyoncé

Bermuda: Violent Start to Year

Rwanda: Kigali to become first hot spot African city

St. Lucia, Dominica: Writers from the Nature Isle

Uganda: Obote knew about AIDS but kept quiet

Nigeria: Review of Nigeria's first multinational brand

South Africa: Our president is addicted to marriage

Western Sahara: Running the Sahara Marathon 2010

The Sahara Marathon is an international sport event to demonstrate solidarity with the Saharawi people and this year celebrates its 10th anniversary. Many dedicated bloggers wrote about it to promote...

Japan: New finance minister

China: Welcome back, Yeeyan

Morocco: First Indigenous TV Channel Launched