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24 September 2008

Stories from 24 September 2008

Russia: Trezvost'/Sobriety

U.S.: Russian Woman's View of a U.S. Church

Ukraine: A Letter to Russia by Milli Firqa Party Member

Russia: Sakhalin Salmon

Poland, U.S.: Sikorski in Chicago

Albania: EU's Visa Regime Liberalisation

Bosnia & Herzegovina: “Setback in the Srebrenica Survivors’ Search for Justice”

Maldives: Maumoon Abdul Gayoom's candidacy challenged

Bangladesh: Images of nature

Singapore: Editor found guilty of defamation

Vietnam: Typhoon Hagupit

Myanmar: Veteran activist now out of jail

India: Saying goodbye to TATA

Pakistan: More perspectives of the Mariott Hotel blast

China: Illegitimate Girl Deprived of the Right to Education

An illegitimate girl of primary-school age in Zhuhai, South China, was turned away by the local schools, because her mother is not able to afford the hefty fine for illegitimacy,...

India: Shocking apologist

Lusosphere: Saramago, 85 years, Nobel Laureate, Blogger

A week ago, the 1998 Nobel Prize winner for literature - the first and only Portuguese language writer - started his own blog: Saramago's Notebook, which he describes as his...

China: Infant Formula Scandal Highlights Decline in Breastfeeding

Health authorities in China reported this week that nearly 53,000 children have become sick after consuming tainted infant formula. As the effects of these contaminated dairy products become more widespread,...

Palestine: Ramallah bling

Saudi Arabia: Compound life

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