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7 March 2013

Stories from 7 March 2013

Top 10 Popular Nepali Blogs

One Billion Rising Campaign In Colombo

Hungarian Constitution is “Not a Toy”

U.N. Passes Sanctions After North Korea's Nuclear Threat

Maduro and Capriles will Define Venezuela's Political Future

After Hugo Chávez's death, Venezuela's political future became uncertain. There are various scenarios and the possibilities are only starting to appear, but the web has been debating and talking about...

Greece: Corruption, Police State and Struggle in Skouries

Skouries residents, a region in Chalkidiki, Northern Greece, oppose against Canadian company Eldorado Gold, which obtained the Kakkavos Mountain gold mining rights through a controversial process. Netizens in solidarity play...

Mexico: A Contradictory Kiosk

Iran's President Says “Chavez Will Return with Christ”

“I have no doubt Chavez will return with Jesus Christ and all the other righteous ones,” said Ahmedinejad in his condolence message for Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez.

Hiding $2.34 Trillion in China

The Chinese hide as much as 14.7 trillion yuan [2.34 trillion US dollars] in income per year from the government's official numbers, deputy director of the National Economic Research Institute...

Viral Video: China's Foreigners on Politics

Venezuela: Open-Air Museum Few Dare to Visit

Jamaica: Art & Blackness

Chavez’ Legacy & How His Death Could Affect the Caribbean

The death of former Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez on Tuesday has elicited a wide range of reactions throughout the blogosphere – in Latin America, to be certain – but now...

Guyana: Taming the Beast of Power

China's Social Web Frowns On State TV's Live Execution Broadcast

The unprecedented decision of China's state-run television network to broadcast live the final moments of a Burmese drug lord just before his execution has sparked debate on the mainland over...

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Gives Farewell Report to Parliament

China’s retiring premier Wen Jiabao read out a carefully scripted government work report to a sea of reporters and legislators in Beijing's Great Hall of the People during the country's...

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