Barkha Dutt

Barkha Dutt is a journalist based in New Delhi, who is currently a columnist for the Washington Post and a contributing editor at The Week.

Confessions of a war reporter

A reporter recollects the untold stories of the 1999 Kargil War.

Mar 06, 2019

Latest Articles

The deep roots of Myanmar’s crisis

Can the history of Myanmar’s political economy help us make sense of the military coup?

The anatomy of Urdu

How the language of state-making in Pakistan contributes to the erasure of regional languages.

CNN in Myanmar, environmental crises, and Tibetan cinema

Southasiasphere podcast episode 06: Updates and analysis from around the region.

Translating a pandemic

The impact of COVID-19 terminology on Southasian languages.