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23 November 2006

Stories from 23 November 2006

Nepal: Suppression of the April Uprising

India: Photographing Allahabad

India: Karva Chauth, women and their husbands

Martinique: A Coming Out Story, Part 4

Arabisc: Plagiarism, Arrests, Bans and Democracy!

The Arabs are as usual busy this week debating anything and everything, from plagiarism to the arrest of bloggers, and from banning public meetings to embarrising George Bush Senior at...

Kenya: dealing with China is risky

Bush and Indonesia Islam

If you watched CNN or BBC before and during Bush's visit to Indonesia, you would see a sea of protersters in Indonesia's capital, Jakarta with slogan of anti-Bush and to...

Caribbean: Local Telecom Digicel to be Traded on the NY Stock Exchange?

Latin American Election Blogging

November is quite the electoral month in what has already been a year of elections throughout the Western Hemisphere. The month has already seen the return of Sanidinista leader, Daniel...

Tahiti: Artisanal Fair

Egypt: Cairo's women speak out against violence

In the run-up to the annual global campaign for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, Egypt's First Lady, Suzanne Mubarak, addressing a meeting of the Arab Women's Organisation, issued...

China and Africa: African, our brothers

China and U.S: homeland insecurity

China: dog eats dog tourism

China: modern peasants

Hong Kong: unity via gambling rather than democracy

Japan: miserable youth

Malaysia: Timid Response to Australian Insult

Singapore: Official Cupid Disbanded

Malaysia: US Supreme Court Ruling

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