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28 October 2010

Stories from 28 October 2010

Cape Verde: draft law passed to regulate Council of Communities

US: Stop Meddling with Palestinian Online Conversations

Palestine: A Parting Gift from Gaza

Saudi Arabia: A Genie for your Thought!

Iran: Digital Media Fair

Egypt: Why Does Saudi Arabia Need So Many Helicopters?

Ethiopia: On Ethiopian Intellectuals

Lebanon: GeekFest Planned

Iran: Tehran at night

Egypt: On Salafis and Shias

Tanzania: Vote Like You Own Your Country

Africa: Africans Turn to Each Other for Expert Advice

“United Russia” Ideologist Calls to Forbid Official Blogs

China: Mapping violent evictions for homebuyer awareness

The many forceful evictions in China and their tragic victims are widely reported upon and discussed online, but what can be said about housing that goes on the market after...

Argentina: Former President, Nestor Kirchner, Dies

This Wednesday, Nestor Kirchner, former president and husband of the current president Cristina Fernandez, died of a heart attack. Argentinian bloggers shared their impressions on this sudden and unexpected death.

China: The social and political implication of “Car Accident Gate”

China: Blood house map

Mozambique: English influencing spoken language

Brazil: satirical voting campaign goes viral

Brazil: activists, bloggers defend freedom of expression