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23 November 2011

Stories from 23 November 2011

South East Asian Social Network

India: The Decade Of Maids

Paraguay: Insecurity and Corruption

Nicaragua: The Poor State of Roads in Nueva Guinea

Latin America, USA: GOP Presidential Candidates on Latin America

Peruvian Amazon: The Challenges of a Wonder of Nature

The Amazon rainforest has been declared as one of the provisional 7 new wonders of nature, a recognition that is expected to benefit the Peruvian region of Loreto and the...

Ethiopia: Online Platform to Discuss Sustainable Technologies

Ghana: Startup Weekend Accra

Trinidad & Tobago: Water Not the Only Problem

Ethiopia: Is Ethiopian Blogosphere the Smallest in the World?

Cuba: Giving Thanks, Cuban Style

Video: Stop Motion using Google Street View

Trinidad & Tobago: Anya's Designs for TRIBE?

Cuba: Siding with Syria

Jamaica: Miami Book Fair Meetup

Video: Doctor Who Fans Walk 500 Miles

Mozambique: More striking security guards

South Korea: Video of Protests against Free Trade Deal with US

Pakistan: Twitter Reactions to the SMS Filtering Announcement

The Pakistan Telecom Authorities' possible attempt at SMS filtering for abusive contents, had twitter timelines flooded with reactions; mostly humorous. Sana Saleem compiles Twitter reactions and provides update on the...

Pakistan: Plans to Filter Around 1,500 Words in SMS Traffic

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority is the center of attention of the country's social media junkies and human right groups these days, for its infamous leaked list of banned obscene words...