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· June, 2010

Stories about Ideas from June, 2010

29 June 2010

Global: Greek to English, Chinese to Russian, and Spanish to Macedonian

Wikidioms is a new online resource that aims at helping translators to cope with this challenge of translating idioms. Below is an interview with Wikidioms' founder Pavel Kats, and with...

Africa: The vuvuzelization of world football

21 June 2010

India: What Does It Mean To Be Indian?

What does it mean to be Indian? Priya Ramani is editor of Mint Lounge, the weekend magazine of business newspaper Mint, and an article she wrote recently about her feeling...

Haiti: World Cup 2010

China: Silence about gambling crackdown?

South Korea: A Generational Tug-of-War Over Subway Seats

In South Korea, a generational tug-of-war is surfacing daily over a subway seat. Physical or verbal hassles over the seat have been reported online and new posts complaining of elderly...

15 June 2010

Bhutan: Breast Envy

Trinidad & Tobago: R.I.P. “Bookmann”

Jamaica: Waiting for ‘Dudus’

Jamaica: Art & Ammo

Trinidad & Tobago: In Through the Out Door

Outlish is a new online magazine targeted at young adult Trinbagonians. It showcases people who are going after their dreams and features fresh perspectives on issues that readers obviously relate...

12 June 2010

Indonesia: When women control their own investments

Conversations for a Better World

Kick-starting a conversation on female entrepreneurship, courage and investments with our partner site Conversations for a Better World, Carolina shares an example from Indonesia.

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