· April, 2008

Stories about India from April, 2008

Africa: Africa-India Summit

  8 April 2008

Marian writes about Africa-India Summit: “April 8-9 mark the first-ever India-Africa Forum Summit. Might the Summit include any component addressing human trafficking and undocumented (i.e., illegal) immigration coming from the Asian subcontinent into East and Southern Africa??”

India: Cricket and the Media

  7 April 2008

An absurd set of regulations set by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) which requires photographers to submit any photograph taken in a cricket match to be approved for publishing has the Unofficial IPL Blog up in arms.

India: The Olympic Torch and Tibet

  5 April 2008

It seems like Tibet refuses to go away from people's mind. Tibet continues to be the dominant topic of conversation and is clearly gathering a lot of public support, especially in virtual India. Baichung Bhutia, India's well-known football player has refused to carry the Olympic torch when it comes to...

India: Missing daughters

  3 April 2008

HelloJi writes on the concept of son preference, still prevalent in India and how it contributes to the phenomenon of “missing women”.

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