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· September, 2007

Stories about India from September, 2007

India: Lesbians and Values

Confessions From The Closet writes blogging about being a lesbian and a few harsh comments.

India: Elasticities of Corruption

Urbanomics on the elasticities of corruption and the consequences of regulation.

India: In Ladakh

Feringhee has snippets from her stay in Ladakh. From Yaks to shopkeepers.

Chak De India – Go For It India

Chak De India (Go For it India) is a Bollywood film that was released last month, and what an impact the film has on the pysche of Indians. In India...

India: Cricket and Journalism

Falstaff isn't amused with an article in the NY Times about cricket, Twenty20 and India.

India, Burma: No Comment

Sepia Mutiny on India being rather quiet on the issue of the pro-democracy protests in Burma.

India: Adam's Bridge, Infrastructure, Government and Religion

The Sethusamudram Shipping Canal Project proposes cutting through a formation known as Adam's Bridge or Rama Setu. Even as the environmental implications of such a project are being discussed, along...

India: Twenty20 and Cricket Fans

The Twenty20 format of Cricket seems to be winning over new fans, as Chronicus Skepticus takes to the game.

India: Classical Music

30 in 2005 attends a seven hour Indian Classical Music Concert and comes back very happy.

Pakistan: The Twenty20 Final

A thrilling final match at the Twenty20 World Cup between India and Pakistan. Kaleidescope liveblogs the entire match in two parts – Part 1 and Part 2.

India: Pursuing a PhD

nanopolitan on getting more students in India to pursue their PhDs.

India: “Hostile areas” and blogs

The Social Blog points to a blog written by Mona El Farra on the situation in Gaza.

India: NTR, MGR and Adulation

The Culture and Politics of Tamil Cinema on the culture of adulation and comparing the cases of two contemporaries in different states.

India: Sexual Harassment at the workplace

Ultra Violet on sexual harassment in the workplace in India and on corporate reactions.

Free Speech Roundup: Turkey, Russia, Pakistan, India

For the second time in a year, a Turkish court ordered, on Tuesday September 18, to block access to over videos deemed insulting to the country's leaders. In Russia,...

India: Faith and Science

nanopolitan on the faith-based attacks on science and the reluctance of the Indian scientific to comment.

India: On “Movements”

Siddhartha Shome on new social movements that “claim to represent the “people” – the downtrodden Indian masses, without, however, subjecting this claim to the test of democratic elections”

India: Amritsar Diary

Reshma Anand reflects on the various facets of Amritsar.

India: Silk Road

Tabula Rasa travels along the Silk Road and blogs it. Day 9 and 10 here.

India: Tamil television and politics

Culture and Politics of Tamil Cinema on the many intersection between television channels and politics in Tamil Nadu.

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