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23 July 2010

Stories from 23 July 2010

Russia: Anti-Religious Online Group Closed

Kyrgyzstan: Divergent discourses suggest more is yet to come

“Forgive one another, we’re all guilty”, begs a sticker and poster campaign doing the rounds in Kyrgyzstan following recent tragic events in the south which have claimed over 1,000 lives....

Taiwan: TEDxTaipei is coming

Brunei: Double Rainbow

Singapore: Flooding and government

Singapore: Immigration compared with other countries

Vietnam: U.S. and human rights

Malaysia: Revisiting Cyberjaya

Malaysia: Scholarship and race

Venezuela: Indigenous Yukpa Protest Outside Supreme Court

Central America: Traveling on a Fellowship and Blogging About it

India: Fair, Lovely and Facebooked

A new Facebook app has been creating some controversy in India. The app lets users lighten the skin colour on their profile pictures. Bloggers discuss the complexity of the issue...

Costa Rica: Human Trafficking Awareness

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