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· February, 2008

Stories about Religion from February, 2008

Bahamas: Sexual Crimes

India: Religion and the U.S

Turkey is Typing… Turban or No Turban?

The "Turban" (or Islamic Headscarf) in Turkey has always been a hot-button issue within the Republic. This week, the Turkish parliament approved a preliminary bill that would allow women to...

Carnival: Videos from around the world

One way to know about a culture, is to see how they celebrate and why. Many countries share a common festival, the carnival, and each country gives a distinctive flavour...

Iran: Reformist candidates barred from election

Iranian reformists have scaled down their expectations for parliamentary elections next month after the authorities disqualified most of their candidates including some MPs and the “Father of the Islamic Republic”,...

Albania: Gambling; Religion

Bahrain: Ash Wednesday

Algeria: Khomeini on Islam

Barbados: Ash Wesnesday

Russia: Ethnic Russian Mufti

Haiti: Dying of Hunger

Mexico: Candelaria Day and Tamales

Africa: A month into 2008: Hope, Dreams, Living

2008 is one month old. Different African women bloggers are going through different spiritual experiences. For many, this is just another year, exactly the same as 2007, and 2006, all...

Saudi Arabia: Stop Organised Religion

Armenia: On the (Unofficial) Campaign Trail

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