Atul Bhattarai

Atul Bhattarai writes about culture and politics and is based in Nepal.

The cost of conscience

Megha Majumdar’s novel depicts a world where progress requires bigotry.

Nov 10, 2020

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Politics and the Hindi press

The rise of Hindi print in India since the early 1970s.

Glacial pace

Inside the repatriation process for trafficking survivors between India and Bangladesh.

Queer notes on Begum Akhtar

Caste, sexuality and tawaif subcultures in postcolonial India.