Shakoor Ahmad Wani
Shakoor Ahmad Wani has recently submitted his PhD to the Centre for South Asian Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. He tweets at @shakoor865.
All the king’s men
The birth of a new political party in resource-rich but conflict-torn Balochistan.
Jan 29, 2019
The alliance ‘dilemma’
Why a PDP-BJP alliance in Jammu & Kashmir is a non-issue
Mar 02, 2015
When neoliberalism came to the Indian farm
With a focus on agricultural policy since the 1990s, 'Distress in the Fields' demonstrates how neoliberal interventions sowed the seeds of the crisis faced by farmers today
“I write with the same hands that carried shit”: Reading Pandiyakannan’s ‘Salavaan’
The Tamil writer Pandiyakannan, the first novelist from the Kuravar community, offers an intimate portrait of the lives of manual scavengers
Federalism is the most significant ideological divide in Nepali politics
Amid the the “‘de-ideologisation”’ of Nepali politics, the most consequential differences are on the system of provincial government. Three emergent parties throw the divisions into sharp relief.
Pakistan’s politics continues to dictate its economic crisis
The standoff over elections in Punjab between the PML-N’s ruling coalition and Imran Khan’s PTI has intensified Pakistan’s multidimensional crisis, and may lead to sovereign default