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· September, 2009

Stories about South Asia from September, 2009

30 September 2009

Nepal: Towards A More Humane Dashain Festival

Nepal's biggest religious festival Dashain is celebrated all around the world by the Nepalese diaspora. This year's Dashain in Nepal was a bit controversial, with animal rights activists calling for...

Pakistan: Who Is Running The Country?

Bangladesh: The State Of Women

Pakistan: Banned drug available at pharmacies

Sri Lanka: Testimonies Of Detained IDPs

India: 100th Podcast At Indicast

29 September 2009

Pakistan: Karachi The Next Swat

India: Water On Moon

Bangladesh: Banning Of Adult Websites

Bangladesh: Law And Order Situation

India: Durga Puja: A Daughter Comes Visiting

The Durga Puja is an annual festival that celebrates worship of the Hindu goddess Durga. Bengalis believe that Durga is the daughter of Bengal and during the 5 days of...

People with disabilities and the promise of ICTs

The Future of ICT for Development

More than 600 million people in the world live with disabilities. Oftentimes, poverty and disabilities go hand-in-hand. Can the promise of ICTs help disabled people better integrate socially and economically?

24 September 2009

India: The Paradox Of Poverty

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