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11 March 2011

Stories from 11 March 2011

Japan: In Tokyo after the Earthquake

This post is part of our special coverage Japan Earthquake 2011. On Friday, March 11, 2011 at 2:46:23 p.m. local time, an 8.9-magnitude earthquake struck Japan, the largest in recorded...

Largest Earthquake in Recorded History in Japan

On Friday, March 11, 2011 at 2:46:23 p.m. local time, an 8.9-magnitude earthquake struck Japan, the largest in recorded history.

Ghana: Follow Ghana Internet Governance Forum on Twitter

Quake in Japan: Tokyo Tower Bent by Quake

Photos of Quake in Japan, by Tweeps

Japan: Russian Twitterers Report the Earthquake

Yemen: Did Government Use Nerve Gas on Protesters? (Videos)

Doctors say the protesters attacked by Yemen's security forces on Tuesday (March 8) showed different symptoms than those usually exhibited by victims of tear gas. Some of the protesters had...

Gabon: Two Rival Presidents, One Accused of Embezzlement

As the power struggle between two opposing presidents continues in Gabon, Ali Bongo (the official president) now stands accused of "misappropriation of shares for personal profit" in a World Bank...

Russia: Ramzan Kadyrov's Brazil Game

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