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12 December 2010

Stories from 12 December 2010

Sri Lanka: Studying In Sinhala

Indonesia: On whitening lotion promotion

Indonesia: Flogging for extramarital kiss

Indoleaks: Indonesia's version of Wikileaks?

Russia: More Photos of Nationalist Riot Near Kremlin

Pakistan: Human Rights and Blasphemy

Bangladesh: The Trigger Happy Indian BSF Exposed

Armenia: Police target Emos

Although understood to be a fairly conservative and traditional country, reports that police in Armenia were targeting Emos, a stereotypically melancholic sub-culture associated especially with teenagers, caused alarm and outrage...

Azerbaijan: Stepanakert

Taiwan bloggers on Wikileaks

Qatar: World Cup 2022 Celebrations on Twitter

Senegal: Aid is not free

Qatar: Zooming in on Jumo

Senegal: A tale of two taxis

Qatar: 165m Euro for Barca

Burundi: A documentary on land rights

Bahrain: Proud of Qatar for Hosting 2022 World Cup

Botswana: President in racist outburst against Kalahari Bushmen

Botswana: The Problem with local publishers

Jordan: From the First Arab Social Media Forum

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