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· April, 2011

Stories about South Asia from April, 2011

India: Kerala’s Debate On Endosulfan

As the debate on the pesticide EndoSulfan is gaining momentum in the Stockholm Convention in Geneva; Kerala, the southern state of India is up in arms online and on the...

India: 3G Mobile Technology And Rural India

Pakistan: We Serve Better Food At Our Weddings

Nepal: No Country For Old Men

Bhutan: Bonded Teachers

India: Deabating The Draft Internet Control Rules

India: Challenges Of A Single Working Woman

India: Bloggers Social Responsibility

India: Corruption Of The Middle Class

Sri Lanka: Another Lanka-E-News Journalist Arrested

India: Gay Community Shown Support after Video Screening

Citizen video's power to promote change has been proven in Raipur, India. A screening of a video showing the hardships faced by the gay community enabled audience members from diverse...

India: Media Hyperbole And The Bengal Assembly Elections

Bangladesh: Rolling Blackouts and Life

India: Who Is Going To Be The Chief Minister Of West Bengal?

Pakistan: The Fight Against the Taliban and the Drones

Imagine how it is to live in Pakistan; a place where a day without any suicide bombing or drone attack can make the news, where citizens have to deal with...

Bangladesh: Fighting Malaria Successfully

The Genetic Origin Of Indians

India: Corruption In Mizoram

Maldives: Competency of Maldives Media

Bangladesh: Netizens Protest Human Rights Abuse in the Hills

Ethnic violence has sparked again in the Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh between Bengali settlers and indigenous people due to land disputes. The mainstream media have been accused of highlighting...

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