Stories from 23 December 2013
In many countries there aren't enough doctors and nurses to care for the sick, so charities and governments enlist the help of volunteers.
Thirty years ago in Yugoslavia, young inventor Voja Antonić and his team created a personal computer that users could build at home, using tools and parts readily available in stores.
The initiative #Lobbytweet wants to bring more transparency into politics. With the hashtag #Lobbytweet, politicians can make their meetings with lobbyists public.
A popular smart phone application that enables access to social media is now blocked in Iran.
"I want to be responsible for my own life. The only thing you can change is yourself."
Myanmar citizens are happy with their country's hosting of the Southeast Asian games. Netizens also tried to explain the minor riot that took place during one of the games.