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14 June 2008

Stories from 14 June 2008

Egypt: HIV or Homosexuality?

Ukraine: Victor Pinchuk and Paul McCartney

Ukraine: Charity Tennis Tournament

Ukraine: Paul McCartney in Kyiv

Kuwait: Covered Hard Candy for Madonna

Saudi Arabia: Long Journey of Waiting

Iran: Protest against corruption and inflation

Syria: Too Tired

Soviet History: Chingiz Aitmatov

Russia: “Nina the Moldovan Grocer”

Russia: Kozlovsky Criticizes Amnesty International

Russia: The eXile Shuts Down

Russia, Finland: Maria Kirbasova's Case

Lithuania: You've Been There Too Long When…

Lithuania: Celebrations in the UK

Japan: Reflections on the Akiba Massacre (Part 1)

When all the dust had settled and the knife rampage in Tokyo's Akihabara district last Sunday, which took the lives of seven people and left 17 injured, had come to...

Cape Verde: Teenage, pregnant and banned from school

The close-knit Cape Verdean blogosphere has launched a campaign against a school decision to ban a student girl on the grounds of "childbirth". An online petition demanding a special framework...

“Malaysia is a powder keg”

Singapore: Helping the poor cope with high oil prices

Singapore: Rising food prices

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