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30 July 2009

Stories from 30 July 2009

Barbados: Humming Birds

Jamaica: Doping Athletes?

Nepal: The Strike Culture

Sri Lanka: The Detained Refugees

India: Advertising Prop Used In Real Life Situation

Hijablogging: On Burqas and Bans

Although the practice of wearing hijab has been around since pre-Islamic times, the debate surrounding it has increased in recent years. Whereas in some countries, hijab is mandated, in others,...

Global Voices develops alternative revenue streams

Like all other media organizations in times of economic crisis, Global Voices has to be creative and innovative when it comes to thinking of ways to sustain our organization.

Laos: Pollution from paper factory

Lao SEA Games 2009

Situation of Indonesian farmers

Philippines: Taal Volcano

Azerbaijan: Watermelon season

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