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23 December 2010

Stories from 23 December 2010

Christmas Recipes in Global Food Blogs

Christmas means ‘coming home’ to many people - but if this isn’t possible, preparing a magic meal can be a consolation. Bloggers of many continents have shared their favorite holiday...

Caucasus: The Year in Review

With 2011 nearly upon us, the year in new and social media in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia during 2010 was surprisingly positive. So, what did the past year hold in...

D. R. of Congo: Ben Affleck wants to make movie about Congo

Kenya: Remember When Former Kenyan Minister Topped Twitter List?

Ghana/Kenya: Ghanain Producer in Nairobi for Film Workshops

Sudan: My Juba Diary

Tunisia: Unemployed Man's Suicide Attempt Sparks Riots

An unemployed Tunisian set himself on fire in protest against his joblessness, sparking a wave of riots on the ground and solidarity and support on social networking platforms. While the...

Kenya: Of Drug Barons, Rogue Envoy and Poisoned ICC

Cote d'Ivoire: Electoral Fiction

Lebanon: Where the “presidency” checks your Gmail

El Salvador: Spread of Drug Cartel Violence Feared

Argentina: Buenos Aires Food Writers

Nigeria: Stop the auction of stolen Benin mask

Zambia: 1964 Independence Agreement Threatens to Split Nation

Zambia has in recent weeks been faced with clamours of secession by one of its regions with which it merged at independence from Britain in October 1964 to form a...

Russia: List of Regional Governors’ Online Tools

Japan: Celebrating the Emperor's Birthday

Michael Anti: Blogging the gap between China and Japan

GV Japan interviews Chinese journalist and activist Michael Anti.

Bangladesh: The Finance Bubble – Will it Burst?

Sri Lanka: A Rational Approach to Re-settlement

India: Chakrata in Pictures

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