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· August, 2009

Stories about Governance from August, 2009

India: Ladli Scheme

Iran: “United for Baha'i Human Rights”

Myanmar: Cooking oil ban removed

Malaysia: Muslims can’t watch “immoral” concerts

The political party which banned the concerts of Beyonce, Avril Lavigne and Gwen Stefani in Malaysia is now proposing to ban the "sinful" Michael Learns to Rock concert. Malaysian Muslims...

Afghanistan: Voting Day in Photos

On the nation's second-ever election day, Afghan photo bloggers shared pictures from the polls showing military presence as well as voter enthusiasm.

Russia: Satellite Pics of Traffic Jam Caused by Officials

Russia: Two Photos of Sayano-Shushenskaya Dam

Japan: Marines and Okinawa

India: We Are Also Indians

Nepal: Taking Oath In Hindi

Anguilla: Discussing Freedom of Information

Bahamas: Economic Priorities?

Pakistan: Sugar Crisis Turns Ramadan Bitter

This year shortage of sugar supplies in Pakistan and the rise of price has affected the consumers and put a halt to the increased consumptions during the month of Ramadan....

Brazil: Outrage at violent São Paulo eviction

On Monday, 240 police went to evict 800 families from the Olga Benário squatter settlement in São Paulo. Bloggers and photojournalists report on the violence, despair and lack of social...

Maldives: Defense Arrangement With India

Sri Lanka: Video Evidence Of Extra-Judicial Killings Sparks Debate

Russia: August 1991 – 18 Years On

Taiwan: Post-typhoon reconstruction attracts criticism

Brazil: Photos of an outrageous squatter settlement eviction

Cambodia's new prison center

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