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· February, 2008

Stories about Bangladesh from February, 2008

Bangladesh: Likability and the Elections

Addafication from Bangladesh on the issue of likability in the US elections.

South Asia: Decline Scenario

Chapati Mystery on the idea of “decline scenario” in interpreting history – implying that South Asia was already in decline before colonization.

Bangladesh: Book fair

Bangladesh From Our View on the 23rd Ekushey Book fair.

Are languages free? Thoughts on the International Mother Language day

Today is the International Mother Language Day, an annual event in UNESCO member states to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. This is mostly the international recognition of the...

South Asia: Managing urban growth

Development Industry on manging urban growth in South Asia – given that estimates suggest where over a third of the people live in urban areas.

Bangladesh: Hatered and a website

Voice of South on a A Saudi-based website, aiming to stir hatred against 1.2 million Bangladeshis working in the oil-rich Saudi Arabia.

South Asia: Against domestic violence

Out Against Abuse – dedicated to discussing issues of domestic violence affecting the South Asian community urges readers to share their stories.

Bangladesh: Detained by the army

Unheard Voices on a report detailing a prominent journalist and blogger – Tasneem Khalil's experience as he was detained by the army.

Bangladesh: The cartoon. Again!

Inspirations and Creative Thoughts isn't pleased with newspapers republishing the Danish Muhammad cartoon.

Bangladesh: Virginia and Elections

Mash has updates from the US as Virginia goes to the polls.

Bangladesh: On human rights, and people across the border

In this weeks roundup we take a look at what different Bangladeshi blogs are talking about. On human rights- who is a human? Rumi of In the Middle of Nowhere...

Bangladesh: Recognition from the West

Bangladesh Corporate Blog on the pursuit of recognition from the West.

Come Explore New Videos at Rising Voices

The first round of Rising Voices outreach projects have already been training participants in underrepresented communities how to use the tools of citizen media for just over seven months now....

Bangladesh: Grameenphone

Bangladesh Corporate Blog on Grameenphone – the largest mobile phone company in the country.

Bangladesh: Expat blogging

joybangla lists out some interesting blogs by expats in Bangladesh.

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