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3 April 2010

Stories from 3 April 2010

Guatemala: The Colorful Sights of Holy Week

Holy Week, which is celebrated the week before Easter, is an eagerly anticipated time in Guatemala. With colorful religious traditions and the abundance of typical foods, local bloggers have been...

India, Pakistan: A Celebrity Marriage Tests The Relation Between Two Countries

A cross-border marriage between an Indian tennis star and a former captain of Pakistan cricket team is the hot topic among the mainstream media and the social media of India...

Kazakhstan: Uranium World Bank Becomes A Reality?

Afghanistan: Some Tricky Numbers

Uzbekistan: Black market currency trade

Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan: Rights Activist's Extradition Pondered

Uzbekistan: HIV-outbreak is covered up, anti-AIDS campaigner is sentenced

About 150 Uzbek children were infected with HIV in hospitals of Namangan, the third-largest city of Uzbekistan. Although the incident was registered in 2007-08, the issue became public only in...

Lebanon: Special Tribunal Monitor

Lebanon: Who's the Pervert

Lebanon: Sabotage in the University

Lebanon: Colored chicks – literally

Lebanon: Harassment on the Streets of Beirut

Lebanon: Police Round-Up Israeli Spies

Lebanon: ArabNet discussed the future of Arabic web in English

Arabnet 2010 is a tech conference that was held in Beirut recently. While many of the participants considered it a success, there was a major criticism that kept people talking...

Morocco: Fez World Music

Morocco: Photos of Meknés

Music With A Message – New Music Videos from Tibet

The blog translation project High Peaks Pure Earth has recently focused on “music with a message” by translating the lyrics of Tibetan songs from music videos that have been uploaded...

Pakistan: Energy Saving Bulbs

India: Liveblogging from TEDx Mumbai

Bangladesh: The State Of Business Blogging

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