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· June, 2010

Stories about South Asia from June, 2010

21 June 2010

India, Bangladesh: The Other Side Of Rabindranath Tagore

India: The Battle Of The Have-nots

Sri Lanka: Why Do Online Brand Communities Fail?

India: What Does It Mean To Be Indian?

What does it mean to be Indian? Priya Ramani is editor of Mint Lounge, the weekend magazine of business newspaper Mint, and an article she wrote recently about her feeling...

20 June 2010

India: Fallacy Of English Medium Education

India: A Special Day for the Son-In-Law

In India, Bengali mothers-in-law traditionally celebrate, with great fanfare, an occasion/social custom called jamai shashthi - a special day for their jamai [son(s)-in-law].

19 June 2010

Bangladesh: Netizens Surprised By Bandwidth Export Move

Bangladesh has one of the slowest and most expensive internet connections in the world and only about a quarter of the bandwidth capacity available is being used. Now the government...

Bangladesh: Law Makers Guilty Of Not Paying Phone Bills

Sri Lanka: Reflections On The Problems In Gaza

India: Groundbreaking Verdict On Maternal Mortality

Sri Lanka: Forgetting Those Killed