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· July, 2010

Stories about South Asia from July, 2010

28 July 2010

Bangladesh: One Child to Rebuild a School

All it took was one child to talk about his destroyed school in front of a camera: through the following months, thanks to Shawn Ahmed of the Uncultured Project and...

Pakistan: Bollywood Movie On Laden Banned In Pakistan

Nepal: No Toilet, No Citizenship

Pakistan: Plane Crashed In Islamabad

Bangladesh: The Quality Of English In Bangla Medium Education

Bangladesh: Minimum Wages Raised In Garments Sector

After long protests and bargaining with the employers and the workers, the Bangladesh Government has decided to raise the minimum wages to Tk. 3000 per month ($44) which is approximately...

27 July 2010

India: Shortage Of Nepali Labors In Himachal Pradesh

India: RTI Activist Murdered

On the 20th of this month, 33yr old Amit Jethwa, a prominent environmentalist and Right to Information (RTI) activist was shot dead by two unidentified gunmen opposite the Gujarat High...

Sri Lanka: A King Or A CEO

India: Why Businesses Must Embrace Social Media

Pakistan: In Damage Control Mode After WikiLeaks

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