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7 October 2013

Stories from 7 October 2013

Bangladesh’s New Flood Forecasting Website Provides Useful Data

Express Yourself: Blog Action Day on Human Rights!

October 16 is Blog Action Day. Join bloggers worldwide in highlighting this year's topic: human rights.

Kuwait's Stateless Protest for Citizenship Rights

As many as 120,000 stateless Kuwaitis (Bedoon) are denied access to healthcare, education, employment, and any sort of documentation. They are now protesting to get their rights.

Lebanon: What's a Passport Worth? A Bitter Discussion

The Lebanese passport was ranked amongst the 10 worst in the world in terms of freedom of travel, the unsurprising news sparked bitter reactions online.

Zambia's Ex-First Lady's Facebook Page Faked for Alleged Scholarship Scam

She is not the first high profile Zambian who has had her profile faked. A fake Facebook page in the name of the country’s vice president was created recently.

Czech Republic: Anti-Roma Riots and Attacks on the Rise

Mapping Earthquake Reconstruction in Tohoku, Japan

Korea: Lauching High-Tech Blimps at the Border

Oktoberfest in Lomé, Togo

‘A Good Blogger Must Already Have the Intrinsic Qualities of All Good Journalists’

Award-winning Cameroonian blogger and multimedia journalist Dorothée Danedjo Fouba speaks to author Dibussi Tande about the state of digital journalism in Africa.

Trials of Kenyan Politicians at the Hague

Follow AfricaHackTrip Online

Sticky Rice is Bad for Babies, Lao Mothers Told

Five Issues Brunei Citizens Need to Discuss

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