Table of Contents
Essay‘Seeking unity through equality’
By: Lodi Gyari
CommentaryINDIA : The need to be unpatriotic
BHUTAN : His Majesty the Son
SRI LANKA : Nationalist brinkmanship
‘Ashiq, bhor, faqir tay kutay’
Living with the bomb
Southasian BriefsRound-up of regional news
By: Tanaz K Noble
Bal, Raj and Uddhav
By: Atul Mishra
AnalysisThe roots of Dalit rage
By: Sukumar Murlidharan
Arriving at the Women Protection Act
By: Miranda Husain
The judicial activist
By: Shylashri Shankar
OpinionBreaking the chains of Muslim un-freedom
By: Asim Khan
Photo FeatureThe waters have risen in Tehri
By: Harsh Dobhal
Time and a placeTashi delek, old man!
By: Tsering Namgyal
MediafileTit bits from Southasian region
ReflectionsRaj: The imperfect pure democracy of Panchayati
By: Hartosh Singh Bal
ReviewFluid dynamics: A prediction for the 24th century
By: Siddarth Anand
Don’t let the light go out
By: Vijay Prashad
Politics of resource patriotism
By: Kekhriesituo Yhome
Special ReportFinding Manipur’s hidden war
By: V K Shashikumar
On the way upImagining pickle
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).