See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

Learn more about Lingua Translation  »

27 May 2010

Stories from 27 May 2010

Hungary: Bloggers’ Photo and Video Reports on the Flood

The floods of the past weeks affecting Central and Eastern Europe are not over yet, and below are some of the photo and video reports by Hungarian bloggers from areas...

Jamaica: Dudus, Security & Seaga

In the Tivoli Gardens area of Jamaica's capital city – home turf of alleged drug lord Michael Christopher “Dudus” Coke and epicentre of the unrest that has gripped the Caribbean...

Lebanon: Elections Vs Football

Bahrain: Abu Dhabi's Gold ATMs

Jordan: A Day with a Grave Digger

MENA: 15m Facebook Users

Qatar: The Al Jazeera Initiative for Internet Freedom Launched

Mauritania: Spotlight on Tunisian Cyberactivism

Bahrain: Blocking of Sites Gains Momentum

[Report] Technology for Transparency

Technology for Transparency Network

This report is the culmination of four months of research examining the objectives, challenges, successes, and effects of online technology projects that aim to promote transparency, political accountability, and civic...

Ghana: Our first batch of refugees

Togo's Security Minister is quoted by the BBC saying that 3,500 refugees have crossed into Northern Togo from Ghana following ethnic conflict and land disputes. Ghanaian blogger and journalist Ato...

Maldives: Divehi Language Or Islamic Studies

Bhutan: Such Is Life

Zimbabwe: Police raid house of Director of Gays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe

South Africa: FEEFA 2.010 Whirled Cup Sowth Afrika!

Many South African companies are planning to profit from the 2010 FIFA World Cup. However, more and more are finding it difficult to play by the rules of ambush marketing...

Kenya: No need for unnecessary ICT regulations

Sri Lanka: Unique Perspectives On The End Of War

Brazil: Bloggers React to Iran-Brazil-Turkey Nuclear Deal

Brazilian bloggers react to the deal reached between Brazil, Turkey and Iran concerning the uranium enrichment of the latter: from optimism to skepticism, here are some thoughts on the role...

Trinidad & Tobago: Offering Advice

India: Controlling Export Of Cotton

Receive great stories from around the world directly in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the best of Global Voices
* = required field
Email Frequency



No thanks, show me the site