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· October, 2007

Stories about South Asia from October, 2007

Nepal: The blogosphere and bloggers

Bangladesh: 1971 and War Criminals

India: All for a passport

Sri Lanka: Media and Emergencies

Pakistan: Oh! The politics!

Pakistan: Blast in Rawalpindi

India: Being a Muslim

India: Child Labour

Pakistan: Weeping for the Fatherland

Burma: Internet and the Monks

Bangladesh: General Moeen at Harvard

Nepal: On Democracy

Bangladesh: Changing Dhaka

Sri Lanka: Anuradhapura, Terrorism and Hillary Clinton

On October 22, an air force base at Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka was attacked by a Tamil Tiger suicide squad. [News: BBC]. According to BBC, Tamil Tigers claimed to have destroyed...

Bangladesh: Bloggers mobilise against domestic violence

(Logo credit: Amnesty International) October is Domestic Violence Awareness month in the USA, devoted to connecting battered women’s advocates across the nation to work together to end violence against women...

Bangladesh: Bloggers, the media and the army chief

The political arena of Bangladesh heated up after the Eid holidays. Bloggers cum citizen journalists had a role to play in this. J Rahman at Mukti has some background: Earlier...

India: Book Review, The Indian Clerk

Sri Lanka: Outsourcing and Exploitation

Pakistan: Women and Harassment

India: Heroines and Cinema

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