||Last Updated: May 4th, 2007 - 10:38:11
The Real Cause of the North-South Divide
Taking money from the South and giving it to the rest of the country is doing more harm than good
May 4, 2007, 10:37
Russia Faces Rougher Ride After French Vote
Even before the votes are counted in this Sunday's French presidential runoff election, one thing is certain: Russia's relationship with France is going to change.
May 4, 2007, 10:28
Tajikistan: Are Concerns About 'Islamic Extremism' Justified?
The Tajik authorities have taken yet another step in their campaign against conservative Muslims -- this time by closing down several in-house religious centers. The move follows previous crackdowns, such as banning Islamic head scarves at schools and closing down tens of mosques.
May 4, 2007, 10:20
Capitol Hill Awash in Corruption and Criminality
April was a not a good month for the Republican Party.
May 3, 2007, 09:26
School Scraps Nature Course As Pigs Enrage Muslim Pupils
A school in Amsterdam has halted lessons on rural life because the Islamic children refused to talk about pigs. Reporting this, Alderman Lodewijk Asscher said he wants to take "tough measures." Subsidies for all kinds of dubious groups must stop and parents of unruly children penalised financially
May 3, 2007, 09:19