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· February, 2009

Stories about South Asia from February, 2009

24 February 2009

Sri Lanka: Failure Of LTTE

23 February 2009

Pakistan: Honor Killings And Islam

Bangladesh: Remembering The Language Martyrs

India: Clean Sweep by Slumdog Millionaire At The Oscars

Global Health: Mobile Phones to Boost Healthcare

Three foundations have joined forces in an effort to provide better healthcare through the use of cell phones and computer technology. In particular, these mobile technology initiatives are aimed at...

20 February 2009

Worldwide: 2,500 Languages Disappearing

An interactive map of endangered languages, showing 2,500 out of 6,000 tongues at risk, has been released by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The international organization...

Pakistan: Caste System Still Alive

Sri Lanka: Web Discussions On Humanitarian Crisis

India: WordCamp

19 February 2009

Pakistan: Water Pollution

Bangladesh: Media vs. Parliament

Social Networking Sites in India

Pakistan: The Taliban Truce Deal

There is a civil war going on in Swat valley in the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan for more than half a year between the Pakistani army and the pro-Taliban...

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