Table of Contents
CoverWhen we dead awaken*
The crippled caretaker
By: Ali Riaz
By: Liz Philipson
EssayThe Times of India’s final frontier
By: Sukumar Muralidharan
CommentaryBangladesh the powerful
Nurturing the Nepali makeover
Israel and Southasia
"Unforsaken: II Corinthians 4: 8-10"
Southasian BriefsManaging the armoury
By: Anant Sudarshan, with Shripad Tuljapurkar and Debarun Bhattacharjya
Looking to the shadows
By: Rajashri Dasgupta
Sec 377 and same-sex desire
By: Gautam Bhan
The communalisation of censorship
By: Amardeep Singh
OpinionRoadmap to nowhere
By: Mohamed Latheef
SEWA, of self-employed women
By: Renana Jhabvala
Photo FeatureLooking Biharis in the eye
By: Kabita Parajuli
Time and a placeA taste of berries
By: Rinku Dutta
SouthasiasphereIn the dominion of paranoia
By: C K Lal
ReflectionsBombay talkies: the documentary
By: Uma Mahadedvan-Dasgupta
ReviewDefocusing, from health to trade
By: Hari Vasudevan
A fanciful World Bank manifesto
By: Faisal Bari
New nationalism and neo-liberal cruelty
By: Vijay Prashad
Special ReportThe embrace of Mumbai
By: Sonia Faleiro
A break in the ridgeline
By: Prashant Jha
On the way upHome and the world
By: Kanak Mani Dixit
Romila Thapar addresses invitees at the
Southasian relaunch of Himal Southasian,
IIC, New Delhi, January 2013.
China, Southasia and India
On May 19 2013, newly appointed Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived in New Delhi for a series of meetings with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The visit is Keqiang's first outside of China since assuming power in March.
From our archive:
Purna Basnet discusses Chinese engagement in Nepal vis-a-vis security issues in Tibet and broader geo-strategic plans in Southasia (April 2011).
Fatima Chowdury relates the story of Calcutta's Indian Chinese community through the lens of political and economic upheavals in Southasia and China (May 2009).
Simon Long notes the importance of the Sino-Indian relationship for the rest of Southasia (September 2006).
J.N Dixit ruminates on the strategic concerns of the 'Middle Kingdom' in the wake of India's 1998 nuclear tests (June 1998).