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5 March 2010

Stories from 5 March 2010

Chile: Earthquake Testimonials

Maldives: Failure Of Judiciary

Nicaragua: Poor Health of Salvador Cardenal

Sri Lanka: Exploitation Of Paddy Farmers

Sri Lanka: Shunning Public Transport

India: Interview With Greatbong

Jamaica: Consumer Win

Trinidad & Tobago: Proper Attribution

Trinidad & Tobago: Gender Policy

Trinidad & Tobago: Hearty Defense

Bermuda: Illegal or Impossible?

Kenya: Massive Flooding in Samburu as Ewaso Nyiro River Bursts its Banks

At dawn on Thursday, 4 March 2010, a massive flash flood hit Samburu in northern Kenya destroying 6 tourist lodges, some wildlife research camps and leaving thousands marooned on roof tops...

Kenya: The iHub launched in Nairobi

The iHub, an innovation center for techies, developers and innovators was launched in Nairobi this week. Several leading bloggers attended the event and here are their stories, photos and videos.

Slovakia: Unwanted Patriotism

Slovak netizens react to a draft bill by the Slovak National Party (SNS), which will introduce "obligatory patriotism" in Slovakia beginning April 1.

Kyrgyzstan: Who needs Kurultai of Harmony

Turkmenistan: Psychiatry Abuse for Political Motives

Tajikistan: A Color Revolution? Be careful…

Uzbekistan: Anti-AIDS activist sentenced

Tajikistan: Unlikely Street Protests

Turkmenistan: Listening to Reason?