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1 February 2010

Stories from 1 February 2010

Barbados, Haiti: Do the Right Thing

Spain: Indigenous Film Festival

Global Voices in Haiti: The Grand Rue Artists, After the Earthquake

Port-au-Prince's Grand Rue neighbourhood, home to a vibrant community of Haitian artists, was seriously affected by the 12 January earthquake. Georgia Popplewell, on the ground in Haiti, talks to Belle...

Peru: Aid and Rescue for Flood Victims in Cusco

The situation in Cusco, Peru remains difficult as the rains have not ceased. Aid is being distributed, but many are calling for more transparency. There have even been reports that...

Haiti: News from Jacmel

China: Survey on Chinese Twitter users

Kenengba conducted a Chinese Twitter user survey on Jan 27 2010. Apart from mapping out the background of Chinese twitterers, the blogger wants to find out why Chinese netizens take...

Haiti: Making Magic

Haiti: Running to Help

Haiti, U.S.A.: Thoughts on a Take Over

Vietnam: Dog meat restaurant

A Vietnam-based blogger writes about his recent visit to a dog meat restaurant in Hanoi. There are seven ways to cook dog in traditional Vietnamese cuisine.

Cuba: Trudging On

Maldives: Resist Terrorists

Bermuda: Budget Delay

Jamaica, Haiti: Like a Refugee

Nepal: What's Maoists Got Up Their Sleeves

Bhutan: The $200 Per Day Tour Package

Pakistan: Don't Bite The Ball

India: Tweetup In Lucknow

China: Anti-peaceful evolution and information freedom

Russia: Blogger Posts Photos Of Anti-Kremlin Protests