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· March, 2009

Stories about South Asia from March, 2009

21 March 2009

India: On Electoral Process

19 March 2009

Bangladesh: Lacking In Disaster Management

Nepal: On Individualism

India: The Menace of Ragging

South Asia: Migrant Workers Coming Home

South Asia is a populous region. Many South Asian immigrants or migrant workers travel to distant places around the world in search of a better education, job or better living...

Hong Kong: Ng-hao big-naug or you are dead!

On Tuesday, March 18, a local police shot at a Nepali homeless man twice at close range and one of the bullets end up in the head, leading to the...

Pakistan: The Way Ahead

The whole Pakistan is overjoyed with the reinstatement of Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry and a happy end to the Lawyers’ Long March movement. Although apparently president Zardari is in back...

18 March 2009

Pakistan: Sari Makes A Comeback To Fashion

Bangladesh: Non-profit Wonder

Sri Lanka: Thoughts on Lasantha Murder Case

Global: Bubbles, Bailouts and Stimulus Plans

Identifying the economic woes of the United States is crucial. But we should also understand that other countries are also grappling with bankrupt companies and shrinking economies. Many countries are...

India: Pata Chitra

Maldives: Dissident And Anti-Islamic Sites Blocked

Several dissident and alleged anti-Islamic websites were filtered recently in Maldives. The Ministry of Islamic Affairs ordered the Telecommunication Authority of Maldives (TAM) to block access to those websites. Maldives...

Japan: Sri Lanka, Somalia, us? The government?