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· August, 2009

Stories about South Asia from August, 2009

31 August 2009

India: Ladli Scheme

Pakistan: Ex President's Trial – Treason Or Revenge?

A year after the resignation the former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf, leading political party Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) insists on putting him on trial for treason. Bloggers opine that the...

India: Mobile Value Added Services For Rural People

Sri Lanka: Let The IDPs Go

Bangladesh: Justice Denied

28 August 2009

India: We Are Also Indians

Nepal: Taking Oath In Hindi

Pakistan: Sex Education Row

Pakistan: Sugar Crisis Turns Ramadan Bitter

This year shortage of sugar supplies in Pakistan and the rise of price has affected the consumers and put a halt to the increased consumptions during the month of Ramadan....

27 August 2009

Maldives: Defense Arrangement With India

Pakistan: Bloggers Vs. The US Citizenship And Immigration Services

Sri Lanka: Video Evidence Of Extra-Judicial Killings Sparks Debate

Ted Kennedy And The South Asian Immigrants in the USA

Bangladesh: Mourning Senator Edward Kennedy

Senator Edward Moore "Ted" Kennedy (February 22, 1932 – August 25, 2009), the second most senior member of the US Senate, died of cancer last Tuesday. Bloggers recall him as...

25 August 2009

Pakistan: In Search Of Identity

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