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2 August 2010

Stories from 2 August 2010

Cambodia: Mixed views on Duch Verdict

A prison chief accused of ordering the torture and death of 14,000 individuals during the Khmer Rouge era in Cambodia was sentenced to 35 years. It is the first guilty...

Russia: Ushahidi-based Project to Help Victims of Severe Fires

Pakistan: Mourning Victims Of Plane Crash

On the morning of July 28, Airblue flight ED 202 flying from Karachi crashed into the Margalla Hills in Islamabad. None of the 152 crews and passengers on board survived....

Puerto Rico: Lebrón Passes On

Caribbean: On Freedom

Yesterday, August 1, marked the 172nd commemoration of Emancipation Day in many English-speaking Caribbean territories, when African slaves were freed from their British colonists. Today is a public holiday in...

Trinidad & Tobago: Going South

Trinidad & Tobago: Watching Colin

Cuba: He's Ba-ack?

Sri Lanka: First Ever Tweetup

Global: Mozilla Drumbeat Seeks to Expand the Open Web

Mozilla Foundation, creator of the internet browser Firefox, has launched Drumbeat, a project that seeks to gather people with the most diverse backgrounds and from many parts of the world...

India: Curfew In Jammu & Kashmir

Indonesia: Veteran actor stages parliament protest

A veteran actor spray painted the roof of Indonesia's parliament building in protest against the "poor performance" of legislators. Netizens share their reactions.

Ethiopia/Eritrea: Blogging from Hagerawi waa'la (the National Conference)

Kenya: On the threshold of a new constitutional order

Kenya: Kenya's Referendum: A Ugandan's Dilemma

China and the U.S: CCP's Soft Power and The Internet

China: Rural migrant workers need love too!

China: Baidu to sue US domain register for “Gross Negligence”

Mexico: Sin Lugar Online Event

Kyrgyzstan: Locals protest against OSCE police forces

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