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8 April 2010

Stories from 8 April 2010

Costa Rica: Appetite-Enticing Culinary Blogs

Costa Rican bloggers, ranging from amateur chefs to people simply passionate about food, are exploring the world of cuisine by presenting international and local dishes, accompanied by recipes and photos...

Kyrgyzstan: Photos of Bloody Protests

Ukraine: Court Ruling on Stepan Bandera's Hero of Ukraine Status

Russia: Expat Bloggers List

RuNet Echo

India: IPL And Indian Entertainment Channels

South Africa: On the murder of the leader of Afrikaner Resistance Movement

On the night of the 3rd of April 2010, the leader of the Afrikaans Weerstandsbeweging (AWB), an Afrikaner resistance movement, Eugene Terre'Blanche, was murdered. What do South Africa's digital citizens...

Nepal: Remembering The April Uprising

Colombia: ‘Child Bomb’ Used to Attack Police Station

Bangladesh: The Image Of The Politicians

Women's Rights In Pakistan

Pakistani women are subject to increasing abuse and rights and opportunities are disappearing from them gradually. The absence of protection of law and lack of implementation of existing laws are...

Japan: 2channel Advice for New Hires

Japan: Call us social beings now!

April 1st marks a new academic year for students and the first day of work for the young, new employees. To distinguish them from the students, who don’t pay taxes...

Trinidad & Tobago: Free Advice

Trinidad & Tobago: Respect for Copyright

Trinidad & Tobago, Jamaica: Passing On

Bermuda: Get Back to Basics

Japan: The meaning of globalization

China: Most influential most-read blogger

Being the world's most widely-read blogger seems to have made Han Han a candidate for the 2010 Time 100 list, though a certain amount of selection bias probably isn't hurting...

Indonesia: Sumatra quake reporting with Twitter

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Aceh and South Sumatra in Indonesia early Wednesday morning. GV author Carolina Rumuat gathers disaster reports and twitter reactions from Indonesia.

Fiji: New media oversight proposed

Fiji's journalists have been working under tough conditions since the country's military government abrogated the constitution last year. Now, that government has released plans to oversee Fiji's media.

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