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· December, 2007

Stories about India from December, 2007

India: Baghdad Burning on stage

Known Turf on watching a dramatic reproduction of the blog – Baghdad Burning on stage.

India: Photographs from abroad

Glimpses of life abroad in the 70s (or so) at Sepia Mutiny. Beautiful photographs.

India: No buyers for tea

My Himachal on a crisis that has hit tea producers in Kangra Valley – no buyers.

Bahrain: The debt owed to the Indians of the Gulf

This is the second post from Bahrain this week; the first covered various celebrations, and demonstrations. In this post we'll be examining the official population statistics, hearing about a frustrating...

India: Tweetup!

A Tweetup (or Twitter Meetup) in Mumbai, probably the first one in India – more information at Gauravonomics.

India: Children, violence and guns

karmickids is shocked by a shootout in a school in India – and why she isn't likely to buy her kid any toy guns.

India: Delhi from the sky

synchroni-cities has a beautiful post on Delhi as seen on wikimapia.

India: Women and Islam

Indian Muslims on Islam, women and the Quran.

India: Death of two students

Two Indian PhD students are shot dead at Louisiana State University. Sepia Mutiny has more.

Bahrain: A tenfold increase in population?!

This time the roundup from Bahrain covers three weeks. We have frustration on every front, unfortunately: frustration with being surrounded by apathy and ignorance, with being a teenager, and with...

Neigbourhood Diaries: Growing Citizen Journalists from Grassroots

This week we have the pleasure to introduce to you the fifth of the first round grantees of the Rising Voices. 'Neigbourhood Diaries' is a citizen writing program moblising young...

India: On Post Feminism

Ultra Violet asks if it is indeed time to call in the era of post-feminism yet.

India: Identity, conflict and a hiatus

Sharanya explains her hiatus, as her comments about the current issue of ethnic Indians in Malaysia have been blow out of proportion.

India: On Plagiarism

balancing life on the recent incidents of plagiarism in academia and why the real problem goes back to not educating children about citing one's sources.

India: Ellora Caves

Youth Curry on visiting the wonderful Ellora caves, government neglect and the noisy tourists.

India: Outing Bloggers

A sudden turn of events in the blogosphere, as some trolls “out” some of the bloggers by disclosing their real names. IndieQuill on “Outing Bloggers”.

India: 49th Carnival of Feminists

Tamil Punkster brings the 49th Carnival of Feminists. Links to some excellent posts on issues like media, violence and technology.

India: Bengalooru Bangalored!

With due apologies to Prof. TT Ram Mohan who came up with this creative title for his post, and which I have happily borrowed from him. The emergence of Bangalore...

India: On an Epic

Reading the re-telling of the Ramayana by Ashok Banker gets Lightning Strikes Everyday to reflect on the epic.

India: Economy and Rights

Despite all the buzz around India's growing economy, Arthshastra feels that returning to India requires deeper thought, given the current state of civil liberties. Uber Crazy voices in on the...

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