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16 February 2012

Stories from 16 February 2012

UK: Video Series to Showcase Local Poets

Video: Showcasing the Beautiful Landscapes of Chile and Patagonia

Uruguay: Ice Cream Parlor's Lacking Twitter Strategy

Peru: The Water March Arrives in Lima

Finally the Water March arrived in Lima. For two days, different activities developed for the defense of water throughout the country. Juan Arellano gathers some citizens' reports of these final...

Uganda: The Anti-Gay Bill That Won't Go Away

Uganda has again re-tabled the controversial anti-gay bill, which seeks to introduce the death penalty for "the offence of aggravated homosexuality". Haute Haiku reports.

Colombia: Through the Eyes of Expat Bloggers

Colombia's official travel website has called on some 30 foreigners to share their Colombian living and travel adventures to the world through blogging. The official site will launch on February...

Spain: “We Have Memory, We Want Justice”

The ruling to bar the National Audience Magistrate, Baltasar Garzón from the legal profession for 11 years has caused outrage in Spain and around the world. Chris Moya interviews former...

Guinea: The Indifference Towards Women with Disabilities

India: A Platform For Women Entrepreneurs

Armenia: Former foreign minister returns to politics

Nepal: Major Constraints Faced by Firms Operating in Nepal

Sri Lanka: What Makes a Qualified Social Media Marketer?

Sri Lanka: The Current Situation On Human Rights

China: A Portrayal of Portrayals of Cultural And Ethnic Stereotypes

One Chinese vlogger has gone viral with his impersonation of the accents of a few Asian neighbors and other cultures from around the globe. How much do these differ from...

China: iPads Now Officially Banned

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