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26 May 2010

Stories from 26 May 2010

Russia: Explosion in Stavropol

RuNet Echo

Peru: Bribes, Cops and Video

Russia-USA: Like father like son

Ukraine: Russia's return or political pragmatism?

UAE: Dubai Road Stunt Enrages Bloggers

Bloggers in the UAE are outraged after a video was posted on YouTube showing young men driving in a reckless manner in broad daylight on one of Dubai's busiest streets.

South Africa: The World Cup is Coming to Grahamstown

This year in Grahamstown, South Africa, the World Cup coincides with the annual National Arts Festival, which is expected to increase tourism and opportunities for residents. Citizen journalists from the...

Sri Lanka: Vanni One Year After War

Bangladesh: What To Miss About The Country

India, Bangladesh: Unicode Adoption For Bengali Language

India: The Legend of Goopy And Bagha

UAE: An Encounter with a Camel

If you tell anyone you live in the Arabian Gulf, two things come to their mind - oil and camels. Noora Nasrallah, who tweets as PurpleNano, describes her encounter with...

Bahamas: Waiting on the Budget

Trinidad & Tobago: Seeing Sue

Colombia: Presidential Election and Campaigning in Citizen Media

The Colombian Presidential election is scheduled for May 30, in which Juan Manuel Santos and Antanas Mockus are considered the frontrunners. The contest is actively being discussed in citizen media...

Jamaica: Bloggers Look at the Lighter Side

West Indians have a saying, "If you don't laugh, you'll cry." Certainly, the current wave of violence in Jamaica - is nothing to laugh about. But after days of sobering...

Ukraine: Interview With Kyiv Post's Editor-in-Chief

Egypt: Rima Fakih – What does religion have to do with it?

Rima Fakih, an Arab Muslim immigrant, won the Miss USA Pageant. There are those who considered her award an Arab victory, those who considered her a Muslim disgrace, and others...

Ethiopia: EU monitors release preliminary findings

Uganda: Freedom of press under attack

Secularism in France from a Foreigner's Perspective

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