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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A field day

Future elections in Nepal may see more independents, and unpredictable alliances.

Productively ‘perverse’

Punjabi films of the 1970s-80s as a tool for resistance during Zia-ul-Haq’s dictatorship.

What makes a journalist?

In Sri Lanka, there are many factors shaping mainstream media coverage of citizen-led protests.