News from the Global South
'Muslims fear female sexuality'
News24 - South Africa, January 19, 2006 Berlin - British author Salman Rushdie said the West had failed to grasp the extent to which Islamic extremism was rooted in men's fear of women's sexuality.
Golden Globes: Chinese Connection
Hindustan Times - India, January 18, 2006 There is a whole world of difference between the overall value of the general run of Indian films and that of the cinema that emerges from China.
Schools Respond Well To Sex Education Survey
Daily Times - Lahore, Pakistan, January 18, 2006 A survey on girl students' reproductive health knowledge is being responded to well by selected schools and colleges, Daily Times learnt.
Staring at People - India's National Pastime
Patna Daily - India, January 17, 2006 Whenever a person takes a walk on a street in India, one thing that the person cannot escape from, is the constant staring at them by all kinds of people, strangers as well as people familiar to them.
Nepal "Abusing" Transsexuals
uk.gay.com - UK, January 17, 2006 A human rights group has accused Nepal of abusing transsexuals, with the government apparently sanctioning violent attacks on sexual minorities.