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· October, 2009

Stories about South Asia from October, 2009

28 October 2009

Videos on how Maternal Mortality Affects Communities

Conversations for a Better World

When a woman dies during pregnancy, childbirth or due to complications after delivery, it affects not only the family, but also the whole community.

Pakistan: Four Issues On The Waziristan Operation

India: BJP Needs A New Leader

India: Climate Policy

Bangladesh: Sidewalk Bookseller World And Best Sellers

27 October 2009

Disaster Management and the role of ICTs

The Future of ICT for Development

In a first post of the series, we explore the role of ICTs in Disaster Management and the paradigm shift in Disaster Management strategies that came about post the aftermath...

Nepal's Dalit Women: Fighting For Dignity

The constitution of Nepal guarantees equality for the dalits or the 'untouchables'. But in the real world, outside long winding provisions of the constitution and legalese, the dalits are still...

Sri Lanka: Stop The Exodus

Pakistan: How To Spot Fake Doctors

Bangladesh: Doctors Need To Be Disciplined

India: Poor Performance In Hunger Index

India: Masala Sprite

26 October 2009

Nepal: What Next?

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