Commentary

Bullying the republic

What the recent clampdown on educational institutions in India tells us about the ruling dispensation.

| Feb 16, 2016

Peace is a process, not an event

Not letting terror attacks determine foreign policy augurs well for India-Pakistan’s relationship

| Feb 01, 2016

Reasoning with intolerance

The defence raised by the rightwing apologists about growing intolerance needs to be addressed

| Dec 25, 2015

Ethnic groups, the military and ‘the Lady’

Given the poor showing by ethic political parties in the 2015 election, what next for the peace process?

| Nov 17, 2015

The Machiavellis of Malé

How the politics of vengeance in the Maldives is destroying its democracy.

| Nov 05, 2015

Kunduz attack

Given the long history of deadly airstrikes in Afghanistan, is the assault on the MSF hospital any different?

| Oct 16, 2015

Whither Lankan spring?

What the Rajapaksa comeback spells for democracy in Sri Lanka.

| Jul 21, 2015

The Maldivian political thriller

Democracy is being challenged as the Maldivian government leverages to make the opposition toe the line.

| Jul 11, 2015

Precariats of Indian democracy

The multiple identities of Kashmiri Pandits that have evolved over time complicate the question of resettlement.

| May 11, 2015

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