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16 April 2009

Stories from 16 April 2009

Global: Hijablogging Fashionistas

In March, we caught up with a new crew of “hijabloggers” - women who wear the hijab and blog about it. Such bloggers span the globe, blogging about a wide...

Israel: Can Yoga and Judaism Coexist?

Bhutan: Finding Yourself

Israel: Celebrating Freedom While Serving Army Duty

Israel: Palestinian Photographer's Death Still Unresolved

Israel: Sandstorm Photos

Pakistan: Job Opening At Taliban

Maldives: Quality Of Education

Bangladesh: Photo Essay On Child Labour

Iran:Delara,Teenage Artist, on Death Row

Macedonia: Alexander the Great as Media Bait

For several years now, the Macedonian traditional media have have been involved in relentless promotion of all and any claims related to Alexander the Great deemed "positive" in terms of...

China: Wuhan government building on fire

India Elections ‘09: Netizens react to Political Campaigns – II

In our first post of this series, we had brought to you glimpses of how netizens were reacting to the BJP's online campaign. In this post, we will explore reactions...

India: Why I voted 49-0

Japan: Hacker Community

Syria: Syrian Users Kicked off LinkedIn

Syria: The Excuse for Blocking Facebook

Syria: Killing the Intifada

Japan: Dog poo signs

China: A hoax related with gender and race

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