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14 May 2011

Stories from 14 May 2011

Indonesia: Blog Reactions to Bin Laden's Death

Surprisingly, Osama Bin Laden's death wasn't received with much fanfare in Indonesia, the most populous Muslim majority country. There were hardliners who paid tribute to Bin Laden but they were...

India: Taxi Cab For Women In Delhi

Interview with Cati Restrepo, Global Voices Contributor

Cati Restrepo was the natural leader and most public face of the project financed by Rising Voices: Hiperbarrio, a project which she left one year ago. Cati was also the...

Paraguay Celebrates its Bicentennial

Iran: Students protest against dictatorship

Pakistan: If Your Mosque Had WiFi!

Kuwait: Bloggers React to the PM's Seventh Cabinet

Kuwaiti bloggers continue to discuss how their government is run this week, following the naming of a new cabinet by Prime Minister Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah. The appointment of the...

India: The IPL Cheerleader Who Blogged

Colmbia: Video Shows Anti-Riot Police Agression Towards University of Antioquia Student

Azerbaijan: Scary Azeri on Amazon

Brazil: Young Man Recycles Wood by Building Instruments

Ghana: Dos and Don'ts of Accra

South Africa: Homophobia Hurts

Africa: Helsinki Africa Film Festival

Gambia: The Arrest, Detention and Release of News Reporter

China: editorial on 2008 earthquake blacked out

Japan: Design Related Reconstruction Assistance Projects