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17 January 2011

Stories from 17 January 2011

Brunei: Twitter and tourism

Brunei: Popular videos made by Bruneians

Indonesia: Addressing the suicide problem

Indonesia: Lessons from the football AFF Suzuki Cup 2010

Indonesia: The coming ASEAN community

Haiti: Duvalier Visit Political Red Herring?

A little more than a year after a debilitating earthquake practically leveled the Haitian capital and destroyed innumerable surrounding towns, killing thousands and leaving survivors homeless (tent cities are still...

Costa Rica: A Sample of Costa Rican Music

Mexico: Women's Rights Activist Killed

Venezuela: Discussing a New University Law

Venezuelan public and student opinion is divided once again in the face of a new University Law. The reactions and results have been intense, complex and unexpected; citizen media users...

Sri Lanka: Archive of Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC) submissions and media reports

China: Tense days and nights in Tunis

Excerpts of a series of blog posts this week from a Chinese woman living and working in the Tunisian capital.

Pakistan: Prize Bonds Mega Scam

Trinidad & Tobago: The Piano Man?

Trinidad & Tobago: Parliamentary Behaviour

Cuba: Where Do We Go From Here?

St. Lucia: Getting Over Tomas

Jamaica, T&T, U.S.A.: Buju's Mobile Concert

Jamaica, Guadeloupe, T&T, U.S.A.: MLK Day

Bhutan: The Effect Of Salary Increase

Sudan: Secessionists in North and South: one goal, different thinking