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18 June 2010

Stories from 18 June 2010

Russia: Famous Blogger and Civil Rights Activist Gives Interview

Portugal: A Tribute in Unison to Nobel Prize Winner Jose Saramago

Today the Portuguese writer and only Portuguese language Nobel Prize Winner in Literature José Saramago died at age 87 in his residence in Lanzarote. Though he might not have liked...

Russia: Anti-Corruption Cartoon Competition

Comoros: A blog about development in Comoros

Sierra Leone: Social clubs in Freetown

Russia: Novaya Gazeta, An Opposition Newspaper Under Internet Attack

RuNet Echo

Novaya Gazeta is a liberal opposition newspaper in Russia that is famous beyond Russia's borders. Several of its journalists have been killed, and it continues to attract both online and...

Uganda: The axis of paternalism in Uganda's politics

Puerto Rico: Strike Over

Rwanda: Kigali Restaurant Reviews

Cuba: Cameras & Memory

Nigeria: New Nigerian food blog

Zimbabwe: MPs key suppliers of fuel on black market

Jamaica: Charges to be Laid

Guinea: Presidential Election 2010 on Twitter

Bermuda: Free & Fair

Bangladesh: Turnaround In Mayor Election

China: Online map service policy

Hong Kong and China: Local languages

Japan: The première of “The Cove” will be online

Lebanon’s Sex Industry