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17 October 2010

Stories from 17 October 2010

Japan: Udon noodle to cause water pollution

Saudi Arabia: Calls to Free Samar Albadawi

Samar Albadawi, a divorced Saudi woman is currently being held in Brayman jail in Jeddah for disobeying her father. While some netizens are furious others are skeptical about her case...

Morocco: “Driving to Civility”

Bhutan: Archery And Poor Safety Measures

Sri Lanka: Why The Students Protest

Bangladesh: Celebrating Cricket Victory

Taiwan: Problems with renewable energy policy

Malaysia: Budget 2011 Announced

The 2011 budget of the Malaysian government was unveiled by the Prime Minister yesterday. The budget includes, among others, a plan to build a 100-storey tower and a Mass Rapid...

Brazil: gathering outside printers to stop spread of anti-Dilma pamphlets

Brazil: It gets better

Brazil: Encounters and Dialogues on Lusophone Cultures

China: Declaration on Liu Xiaobo's award of Nobel Peace Prize