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· May, 2008

Stories about South Asia from May, 2008

India: Orkut and the Indian Police

Bhutan: Communists and the Press

Sri Lanka: Fighting Homophobia

India: Eating too much?

India: The cost of Terrorism

India: Going to the US

Pakistan: Vigilante justice

Bangladesh: Child Labour

India: Dr Binayak Sen and the Government

India: Food Prices and Bush

Sri Lanka: Responsibility and Burma

Sri Lanka: Cricket purists

India: Eating more

Pakistan: Gender segregation and health

Bangladesh: Child labour in Dhaka

India: Jaipur blasts, Terrorism and the Government

On 13th May, serial blasts rocked Jaipur. Reports suggest that more than sixty people were killed, and another 150 were injured. MyZone writes about Jaipur, which as a city has...

India: Twitter updates on Jaipur

India: Bomb blasts in Jaipur

India: In conversation with Pico Iyer

Sri Lanka: Piracy and Alternatives

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