Namrata Chaturvedi

Unravelling realities

A new collection of stories provides layered representations of indigenous communities.

Jan 18, 2016

The inheritance of stereotype

Awarding the 2006 Man Booker Prize to The Inheritance of Loss amounts to trivialising marginal communities, in this case the Nepalis of the Darjeeling hills.

Dec 09, 2006

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Notes on the Sri Lankan struggle

Police brutality and growing public consciousness during the ‘Janatha Aragalaya’.

Why does Everest matter?

Science, labour and the rise of altitude to measure mountains.

Nepal’s economic alarm bells

Fiscal mismanagement and cronyism in Nepal have come under growing public scrutiny.