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4 August 2010

Stories from 4 August 2010

Armenia: Rock association or control?

Côte d’Ivoire: Former Olympique de Marseille Great Didier Wacouboué Passed Away

Pakistan: Gang Rape Of Nurse Causes Outrage

The gang rape of a trainee nurse by a medical officer at a government hospital has caused outrage in Pakistan. Bloggers discuss the need for better implementation of the work...

Sri Lanka: Profiting From Social Media Marketing

Bangladesh: Bengali And Bangladeshi Nationalism

Bangladesh: The Future Of Religion Based Politics

Sri Lanka: Western Media Bias Against Muslims

Tweeting Kenya's Referendum 2010

Kenyans voted today in a referendum for a new constitution. Kenyan twitter users have been busy posting tweets related to the referendum using hashtags: #uchaguzi, #kenyadecides, #referendum and #kuweniserious.

Haiti: Preparing for Hurricanes

Puerto Rico: Condoning Corruption?

Haiti: “President”?

Morocco: Fez Resident Wins UN Youth Award

Cuba: No Smoking

Bolivia: Hacked Website of the Office of the Attorney General

Russia: Leader of Khimki Forest Defenders Detained

Kenya's Referendum Live Updates

Kenyan citizens are voting today in a referendum on a new constitution. You can follow live updates on Kenyan websites and also get reports of incidents related to the referendum...

Russia: Violence, Drinks and Love on Airborne Forces Day

China: Aftershock – history or political allegory?

While the 2008 Sichuan earthquake has become a taboo in mainstream media because of the bean dregs school building construction scandal and the arrest of citizen investigator Tan Zhouren, the...

Philippines: Remembering the Abduction of Fr. Rudy Romano

Philippines: Bloggers’ Insights on the Peasant Problem

Filipino bloggers joining a commercial tour to the mountain villages of the central Philippine Province of Cebu got a glimpse of the livelihood and insights into the problems confronting the...

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