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· October, 2011

Stories about South Asia from October, 2011

10 October 2011

India: Candle-light Newscast In A News Channel In Karnataka

Bhutan: Preparing For The Royal Wedding

Sri Lanka: Local Election Results

India: Waterlogging In Delhi

Bangladesh: The Oldest Coin In The World?

Bangladesh: Beheading of 8 Bangladeshi Workers in Saudi Arabia Sparks Rage

Eight Bangladeshi migrant workers were beheaded in public in Saudi Arabia on 7 October for being involved in the robbing a warehouse and killing of a security guard. Netizens were...

4 October 2011

Bangladesh: Bloggers Will Not Be Silenced

Blogger Asif Mohiuddin, 28, was recently detained by police for organizing rallies through Facebook and blogs to support students protesting against the privatization of Jagannath University. Asif was later released...

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