Ashik Kumar is a writer from Chennai. His work has appeared in The Caravan, The Wire and Himal Southasian.
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.