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18 March 2009

Stories from 18 March 2009

Pakistan: Sari Makes A Comeback To Fashion

Bangladesh: Non-profit Wonder

Sri Lanka: Thoughts on Lasantha Murder Case

Iran:”anti religion network destroyed”

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...

Mexico: Reviews of Radiohead Concerts in Mexico City

Dominican Republic: The State of the Blogosphere

Argentina: Xenophobia in the Football Stands

Rivalries in Argentine football can become quite heated. The battles on the field often spill over into the stands, as club supporters clash with one another. It is not always...

Iran: Omid Reza Mir Sayafi, jailed blogger died

El Salvador: More Blogger Reflections on the Election of Funes

More bloggers react to the election of the first leftist president in elections on Sunday, March 15. Mauricio Funes. His victory came 17 years after the signing of the peace...

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...

China: Goodbye Grass Mud Horse

Last week the story of Grass Mud Horse has traveled to the U.S.A via the New York Times and re-imported back to China with new ideas for reproduction, such as...

Bahamas: To the Mothers…

Martinique: Moving Memorial

Barbados, Montserrat: Mountain Chickens

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Eye of God

Guyana: On the Road

Japan: I wanna know America!

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

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