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17 June 2012

Stories from 17 June 2012

Sri Lanka: Mobile Payment System Launched

Bangladesh: Is a Cartoon Teaching Kids to Speak Foreign Language and Lie?

A popular cartoon show aired on the Disney Channel India dubbed in Hindi has stirred a debate in Bangladesh. It is claimed that long exposure to the Japanese anime show...

Russia: Interview with Jesse Heath of The Russia Monitor

RuNet Echo

As an American lawyer and Anglophone blogger writing about Russia, Jesse Heath's work is distinct for its detailed focus on technical aspects of Russian law, economics, and politics. Kevin Rothrock...

Saudi Arabia: The Death of a Crown Prince

Saudi Arabia buried Crown Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud today. Here are reactions from the Saudi blogosphere following his death.

Lebanon: Protest to Re-Open Beirut's City Park

Lebanon: Beirut Most Expensive City in Middle East

Russia: Bloggers Honor Tupac Shakur

SEE: Social Media Use Study

Tajikistan: Becoming a Popular Blogger in 11 Steps

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