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25 June 2010

Stories from 25 June 2010

India: Tribute To Dad Blogging Contest

Mozambique: 35 Years of Independence

East Timor: “Blogs Factory” Announces Production Cuts

Rwanda: A Journalist for Umuvugizi Killed in Kigali

D.R. of Congo: The Murder of Human Rights Activist Floribert Chebeya

Floribert Chebeya, the leader of a human rights organization in D.R. of Congo, was found dead on June 2 under suspicious circumstances. Protests against his murder and other killings and...

South Africa: The social media world of vuvuzelas

Can't get enough of vuvuzelas? Or perhaps the opposite is the case. Here are a series of social media links devoted to everything vuvuzela.

East Timor military record of Indonesian President

Guide to Vietnamese Restaurant Menu

Illegal bird trades in Indonesia and the Philippines

Indonesia: Video on protest against mangrove forest conversion

Japan: Most popular company for job seekers

South Korea: Worries Over Apocalypse Health Care Reform May Bring

As South Korean government moves a step closer to execute a health care reform, bloggers have erupted online, strongly criticizing the idea of reform as neither effective nor egalitarian.

Nicaragua: Riot Police and Citizens Clash in Small Town

Algeria: Defeat by USA Brings the Country Back to Earth

Algerians went from hope to disillusion as their team lost to USA in additional time. Bloggers react to the end of the world cup journey for their country.

Russia: Charges Against Alexanyan Dropped

Poland: “Still Divided”

Russia: President Medvedev is “iPhone Compatible”

Russia: Cocks and Prayers