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14 November 2010

Stories from 14 November 2010

Singapore: Rising Gang Violence

Twitter hashtags #slashing and #369 became trending topics a few days ago. They refer to the slashing incidents in Singapore involving a youth gang called 3-6-9. Netizens are worried and...

Bangladesh: Not Everyone Can Fly

Bangladesh: The Missing Flight

Iran: Mehdi Khazali, jailed blogger was released

Egypt: Vodafone Egypt Advertisement Stirs Controversy

A new advertisement for Vodafone Egypt featuring ninth century Muslim scientist Abbas Ibn Firnas as a mad man who would not surf the internet to see how his attempt to...

North Korea: A Closer Look At North Korea, By A Russian Web Designer

Japan: “Investigations in Suburban Tokyo”

Singapore: Human Rights Film Festival

Singapore: Lee Kuan Yew to become Prime Minister again?

Singapore General Election Portal

Philippines: Pacquaio boxing victory dominates twitter

Japan: “100 English Dreams” by Christiana Aretta

Myanmar: Suu Kyi is free at last

She has been in prison for 15 years in the past 21 years, but now she is free at last. Burmese pro-democracy icon and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi...