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22 January 2011

Stories from 22 January 2011

Bangladesh: Fast Food Culture Spreading

Russia: Why Skype Worries The FSB?

RuNet Echo

While Russian President Dmitry Medvedev urges government officials to get hip to technology, Russia’s Security Service, the FSB, has begun to clamp down on officials’ use of email and Skype,...

Armenia: Not so spiritual remedies abroad

Eritrea: Isaias Afwerki comes out dead last in African Presidents Index!

D.R. of Congo: Interviews of main presidential candidates

Armenia: A pointless conversation and environmental waste

Russia: Will Russian Language Be More Popular Online?

China: Better metrics for measuring Asian happiness

China: Waiting for Google's next move

China: What about Chinese dads?

Venezuela: The Feast of the Divine Shepherdess

The feast of the Divine Shepherdess is celebrated every January 14 in Venezuela. Bloggers recalled and shared the origins and history of this Catholic tradition, while on Twitter and Facebook...

Brazil: Protest for quality transportation is a crime?