Analysis

Scandalising the supply chain

Looking back at 40 years of Bangladesh’s garment industry.

| Jan 11, 2022

Thirst for energy

Ensuring energy and environmental justice in the Rampal coal-fired power plant project.

| Dec 29, 2021

Rethinking the urbanity puzzle

Dhaka through the experimental lens.

| Dec 23, 2021

“Nobody is interested in Bangladesh”

Bangladesh’s global reputation requires not bigger and better statistics, but a new narrative.

| Dec 15, 2021

Power play

Bangladesh’s opaque electricity sector raises concerns about widespread corruption.

| Dec 10, 2021

Returning spoils of colonial conquest

Forgotten manuscripts in European archives may hold important keys to Northeast India’s past.

| Oct 07, 2021

Planning Colombo

Tracing the vision of Colombo as a garden city.

| Sep 28, 2021

Global poverty: fantasy or reality?

Unpacking the recent Smith and Hickel debate on the evolution of global poverty.

| Jun 25, 2021

The crackdown on comedy

In India, it’s not clear who has the last laugh.

| May 10, 2021

The anatomy of Urdu

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

| Apr 12, 2021

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