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· May, 2010

Stories about Environment from May, 2010

18 May 2010

Brazil: Ants Protest Insecticide

Malawi: Barefoot Solar Engineers Win Best African Electrification Award

Japan-based Malawian blogger Clement Nthambazale writes about a Solar Engineers Project, run by barefoot engineers, which has won Africa’s biggest Rural Electrification Award. The solar project, which has electrified Chimonjo...

16 May 2010

Sri Lanka: Drainage Problem In Colombo

Qatar: NYT's article draws fire from locals and residents alike

Shabina Khatri reports on rising tensions between locals and expats as Doha residents extol, protest New York Times depiction of Qataris as coddled, self-indulgent creatures, hated by the foreigners who...

Lebanon: Support the Water Taxi Project

9 May 2010

Bahrain/Saudi Arabia: Rain Rain Go Away!

Yesterday afternoon brought with it some rain, gusts and dust to the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia and neighbouring Bahrain, spurring a buzz on Twitter and other social networking platforms.

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