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7 February 2010

Stories from 7 February 2010

Oman: Tweeps Meet Shashi Tharoor

Syria: Technology Wars

Over the past year Google and Apple grew apart from allies to fierce competitors, climaxing with Google's release of Nexus One, the smart phone that is touted as the only...

Brazil: Protest Against the Government's Disregard For Flood

Opposition Mounts over Tanzania and Zambia Ivory Proposals to CITES

Opposition is mounting against Zambia's and Tanzania's proposals to be allowed by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) to sell their government...

Philippines: Cabinet member sues blogger

Blogger Ella Ganda from the Philippines wrote in October that relief goods intended for typhoon victims are being hoarded in a government warehouse. Three months later, she was charged with...

Tajikistan: Justice or prosecution of the press

Kyrgyzstan: Podcast about youth and activism

Kazakhstan: OSCE Chair on a Trip to U.S.

Afghanistan: How Karzai outsmarted the diplomats

Afghanistan: Why so optimistic?

Syria: Youth Rally in Support of Syrian Air

The US is imposing a series of trade and financial sanctions which are affecting the daily lives of Syrian citizens in several areas. Syrian youth use the Internet to protest...

Ukraine: Campaign Ads; “Final Rallies”

Ukraine: Waiting for the Election

Russia: St. Petersburg Tourist Tax

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