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· February, 2010

Stories about South Asia from February, 2010

Sri Lanka: Best Of The Blogosphere In 2009

Nepal: Photos Of Old Kathmandu

Nepal: World's Shortest Man

Global: The Tiger's Year And Tiger Farming

Wildlife activists and organizations around the world are determined to make sure that this is really “The year of the Tiger”. They have seized this opportunity to step up their...

Qatar: Artist MF Husain trades Indian passport for Qatari one

Reactions on the Internet ranged from shock, dismay and delight as MF Husain, one of India's most celebrated and reviled artists, is offered Qatari citizenship - and accepts.

Sri Lanka: Cricket And English Language

India: Indusladies Blog Contest

India, Bangladesh: Protest On Killings In Bangladesh

Bangladesh: Hail Storm In Dhaka City

Nepal: Monarchists Shut Down Capital Kathmandu

Pro monarchy groups demanding restoration of constitutional monarchy, and establishment of a Hindu state in Nepal forced its capital Kathmandu to shut down.

India: Sachin Tendulkar Trended On Twitter

Sri Lanka: Interview With Ameena Hussein

India: Surviving A Fire

Bangladesh: Protecting The Pahari People

India: The Influence Of Local Language News Channels and Media

South Korea: Police's crackdown on migrants

Sri Lanka: Censorship And Pertinent Questions

India: Fighting For The Forest

Bangladesh: Communal Attack On Jumma Villages

Australia: Vindaloo Against Violence Goes Viral

Australia's reputation was affected in the past year amid reports of racially-motivated attacks against Indian students. Today, Australians are asked to show support for the Indian and migrant community by...

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