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15 August 2011

Stories from 15 August 2011

Bangladesh: Tragic Deaths Puts the Spotlight on Road Safety

The untimely death of award-winning film director Tareque Masud and internationally renowned cameraman and TV journalist Ashfaque Munier Mishuk in a road accident has shocked Bangladeshis. Netizens are mourning their...

Portugal: A Guide for Digital Literacy

Blogging in Portuguese on Special Education

China: Dalian Anti PX Protest Photo Collection

China: Dog Massacre in Jiangmen City

Nepal: Prime Minister Resigns

China: Music Video – People of July

Pakistan: Ramadan Over The Top On TV

Pakistan: Google Doodle Celebrating Independence Day

Poland: Parties Not So Eager to Obey New Gender Quota Act

With the announcement of the date of the Polish parliamentary elections this October 9, bloggers are discussing whether the country's political parties will follow the new rules introduced by the...

Malaysia-Australia Refugee Swap Deal Criticised

The refugee swap between Malaysia and Australia that was signed last month has been suspended by the Australian High Court after huge criticism. Under the deal, the next 800 refugees...