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· January, 2008

Stories about South Asia from January, 2008

29 January 2008

Bahrain: Are Gulf Arabs Lazy?

Earlier this week the Bahraini Labour Minister Majid Al Alawi was interviewed in the pan-Arab newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat, and in the interview he said that the Gulf was facing an...

Sri Lanka: Draconian censorship!

Sri Lanka: Travel, TV and Military

Nepal: Madheshi and Federalism

South Asia: Islam and Democracy

Pickled Politics takes a closer look at Islam and Democracy, particularly in South Asia.

India: NRIs and Remittances

South Korea: Cry from a Nepalese Migrant Worker

28 January 2008

Bangladesh: Cinema, politics, health, photography and history

Cinema: The Bangladeshi film industry nicknamed Dhallywood used to produce decent films for the Bangladeshi society. But with the competition of superior quality pictures from Hollywood and Bollywood, which conquered...

India: Arun Gandhi and Anti-Semiticism

India: Madrasa Reforms and Education

Madrasa Reforms in India highlights the work of Delhi-based Islamic Fiqh Academy (IFA).

India: Defending arranged marriages

Pakistan: Interview with Dr Ayesha Siddiqa Agha

Bangladesh: Dowry and Women

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