Abhishek Avtans teaches Indic languages and linguistics at Leiden University (the Netherlands). He tweets at @avtansa.
Future elections in Nepal may see more independents, and unpredictable alliances.
Punjabi films of the 1970s-80s as a tool for resistance during Zia-ul-Haq’s dictatorship.
In Sri Lanka, there are many factors shaping mainstream media coverage of citizen-led protests.
Southasiasphere episode 16: Updates and analysis from around the region.