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· June, 2007

Stories about Indigenous from June, 2007

Palestine: Evil Eye

Dominica: Through the eyes of the ancients…

Peru: Celebrating June 24 – San Juan and Inti Raymi

June 24 is a very special date in many parts of the world, because in addition to being the longest day of the year, it coincides with the summer solstice...

Malaysia: Trying the Fruit

Morocco: How to bake bread in the medina

Ever wondered how so much bread gets baked so quickly in Morocco? A recent New York Times article on the furan, or community oven, explains how - and bloggers are...

Kuwait: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

This week's Kuwaiti blog posts swing from good to bad .. sometimes just plain ugly, writes Abdullatif AlOmar. In good news, read how Filipinos in the Emirate celebrated their country's...

Arabeyes: The Power of Fatwas

The stir caused by a fatwa or legal opinion by an Islamic scholar, which allows women to breast feed their male colleagues doesn't seem to want to die down. Two...

Yemen: Hadramut's Social Structure

Trinidad & Tobago: Indigenous People – Political Mileage?

Libya: Wedding Bells

Philippines: Eliminating Bad Filipino Traits

Singapore: Kampong Barber Memories

Ukraine: Rusyns

Bahrain: An Expat Minister of Labour?

With Bahrain sizzling at 44 degrees Celsius, bloggers are in action discussing everything from the weather, to who to blame for power cuts. In a post with a natural flow,...

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