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· November, 2007

Stories about India from November, 2007

India: The Hindi Bindi Club

IndieQuill takes a closer look at the book – The Hindi Bindi Club.

India: Manholes and Sewers

synchroni-cities reflects on manhole covers. A brief history of the modern sewer system.

India: Protests in Malaysia

Blowin’ In The Wind on protests by people of Indian origin in Malaysia.

India: Islamic Volleyball, anyone?

Wonderful post and pictures on “Islamic Volleyball” in the vicinity of Hazrat Nizamuddin's Dargah in Delhi at Indian Muslims.

India: On Mommy Blogs and Privacy

Shallow Thoughts To Profound Insights writes about mommy blogs that probably invade the privacy of children, despite best intentions.

India: Where to find Ladakhi food

A run-down of food options in Ladakh – where sadly enough it is hard to find Ladakhi food in a restaurant at Feringhee.

India: Noise and Gods

The din of Hindu festivals doesn't quite find cheer with Chronicus Skepticus, who wonders if the Hindu gods are deaf as posts.

India: Guha's India After Gandhi

Law and Other Things on varying reviews of Ramachandra Guha's book – India After Gandhi.

India: Take Back The Tech

Conversations with Dina writes about Take Back The Tech. “This is a collaborative campaign by ICT users, advocates, collectives and organisations that take issue with the prevalence of Violence Against...

India: Patriarchy and Mythology

Days in a Wannabe Punks Life takes a closer look at Hindu mythology, goddesses and the element of overarching patriarchy.

India: On Returning

Mitesh writes on his decision to return to India, after being in the US for a while.

India: One year of India

Returned to Bangalore, India reflects on being back in the country for a year now.

India: Neglected Cemeteries

My Himachal on neglected cemeteries in Shimla, many of them them from the British Raj era.

India: Luxury, Employment and Poverty

Memoirs of a Foreigner on idea of luxury in India, and how it probably means more employment for those who provide the services.

India: Photographs of Chennai

Metroblogging Chennai has photographs from the Chennai Photowalk – an event organized to get some people together and click away as they walk around in the city.

India: Chocolate and Porn Star in Bologna

Arre Kya Baat Hai on certain chocolates inspired by a porn-star causing quite a stir at Bologna's annual chocolate fair.

India: Democracy and Pakistan

Atanu Dey takes a rather harsh look at the future of Pakistan.

India: Anti-Sikh Riots, Politics and 1984

Law and Other Things on the Anti-Sikh riots in 1984, which followed the assassination of the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.

South Asia: Nathuram Godse in 1949 on Nathuram Godse, who was executed on 15th Nov 1949 for assassinating Mahatma Gandhi.

India: An interview with Wafa Sultan

Cuckoo's Call has the transcript of an interview with Arab-American psychologist, Wafa Sultan, shown on Al Jazeera TV, where she talks of being a secular human being and the idea...

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