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· March, 2010

Stories about South Asia from March, 2010

Sri Lanka: On April 2010 Parliamentary Elections

Pakistan: The Big And Tall Persons

Bangladesh: Air-Conditioners Banned During Evening To Tackle Energy Shortage

India: Tribals Using Cell Phones To Publish News

Bangladesh: Aktel Becomes Robi

India: Water Crisis Is Man Made

Sri Lanka: Unbounded Crowd-sourcing Of Human Rights Violations

India: Battle Of Two Newspapers

Bhutan: Facing Power Shortage?

Pakistan: Prayers For Moscow

Bangladesh: Trial Of War Criminals Begin

Pakistan: Earth Hour 2010

India: Twestival At 7 Cities

Bhutan: State Funding For Political Parties

India: How Indian Airlines Are Using Social Media

Ada Lovelace Day: Celebrating Women in Technology and Transparency Worldwide

In celebration of Ada Lovelace Day we profile several women based around the world who use technology to to make government more transparent and accountable.

Sri Lanka: The Akon Controversy

A recent video of R&B singer-songwriter Akon featuring a group of scantly clad women dancing at a pool party in front of a Buddha statue caused much uproar in Sri...

Sri Lanka: The Economics Of Being A Rice Farmer

Bhutan: Sex And Society

Bangladesh: Disappearing Islands

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