Commentary

The wretched of the local trains

Post-colonial transportation in Mumbai mirrors Fanon’s theories of colonisation.

| Jun 13, 2016

A world of new solidarity

Harsh Mander on why we should raise our voice against injustice.

| Jun 10, 2016

The spectre haunting Lankan democracy

Will economic austerity come in the way of democracy?

| Jun 08, 2016

Whose woods are these?

Could opening up to foreign investment improve Burma’s forest protection – or will it fuel the same industries that have contributed to the country’s rampant deforestation?

| Jun 07, 2016

A tale of two languages

Sri Lanka’s efforts to implement a sound language policy.

| May 30, 2016

The silent epidemic

High suicide rates in Nepal expose the lack of mental healthcare facilities in the country.

| May 11, 2016

Southasia’s déjà vu

Sedition and blasphemy are the two sides of the same hyper-nationalist coin.

| Mar 30, 2016

What’s not working

Looking at Tamil Nadu’s gender disparity in labour participation

| Feb 29, 2016

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