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25 February 2008

Stories from 25 February 2008

Slovenia: RIP Janez Drnovšek

Czech Republic: Still Some More on the Election

Montenegro: Milo Djukanovic

Ukraine: Baba Paraska

Ukraine, Russia: “An Octopus of Cash and Gas Flows”

Ukraine: Yanukovych's Real Estate

Ukraine: More Sketches by Olechko

Russia, Ukraine: February 23

Russia: Lev Ponomarev; Solovetskiy Stone

Russia, U.S.: The New York Times’ Russian LJ

Pakistan: YouTube and the World

India: Foreign Policy and the US

India: Changing names

Nepal: Identity and autonomy

Bangladesh: Book fair

Korea: Debates over Privatizing Insurance

One of the hottest issues just before the next administration took office in Korea was about the privatization of health insurance. With the new administration, the national health insurance seems...

Burkina Faso: teachable moments, missing bathrooms and road rage

Pity the school teachers of the Peace Corps. While their compatriots toiling in health clinics or with micro-credit programs pretty much work loose hours and come and go from social...

Trinidad & Tobago, Jamaica, Antigua: T&T Wins 20/20 Cricket

Cuba: Reactions to Raul

Barbados: Carbon Footprint