Latest posts by Preetam Rai from May, 2008
China Digital Times has a post on how the Chinese police are using their own forum participants and blog comment makers to deal with online negative comments. (via Imagethief)
Beijing based Singapore blogger Alvin writes about the quake in Sichuan being felt in Beijing this afternoon. “Robina called me frantically that the building was swaying. she grabbed Sally and...
UNDAC has issued an urgent appeal for uplift equipment, warehousing facilities and transportation for the relief efforts in Myanmar.
Failedparadise carries a round-up of Fijian blogosphere with links to notable posts from the last two weeks.
Irrawaddy.org reports of massive cheating in Burma's constitutional referendum on Saturday.
UNICEF is in urgent need of 500,000 buckets for their sanitation efforts in Myanmar. Donors can contact Roberto Saltori at Bangkok. Tel +6623569237 E-Mail: rsaltori AT unicef.org.
Andrew Selth at The Interpreter says “governments and international agencies calling for immediate action in Burma seem to be over-estimating the regime’s capacity to respond”
Detained Malaysian blogger Raja Petra has posted bail and is now at home.
Singapore based Myanmar citizens are sending their first batch of supplies for Myanmar cyclone relief.