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18 August 2010

Stories from 18 August 2010

Cuba: Same Old?

China: More than half of the sold housing in Shanghai is vacant

Zambia: Citizens react to Chiluba's court clearance

Zambian President Dr. Frederick Chiluba and seven others were found guilty of stealing US$46 million public funds by Zambian High Court judge Evans Hamaundu. As expected, the court's decision last...

China: Technology and Offshore Farms

Bahrain: The Sorry State of Affairs of a Hidd Mosque

On Facebook, a Bahraini posts an eye-opening letter to a minister asking him to visit a mosque in Hidd, describing its sorry state of affairs. Read to the end of...

South Korea: North Korea's Twitter Is Limited In South

Russia: Independent Regional News Portal Blocked by Internet Provider

Mexico: Parents to be Reminded About Vaccinations through SMS

Indonesia: “What's wrong, Mr. President?”

The speech of Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on the eve of the country's Independence Day celebration disappointed many people, including netizens. Here are some online reactions.

Poland: “Defenders of the Cross”

Russia: TorrentReactor Village; $17,000 in Roaming Charges