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Politics and the Hindi press

The rise of Hindi print in India since the early 1970s.

| Dec 02, 2022

Primacy and absence of climate change

 On competing political imaginaries and the need for a deeper interrogation of climate change narratives in Bangladesh. 

| Dec 10, 2021

Notes from a ‘hybrid regime’

Reflections on authoritarianism in today's Pakistan.

| Dec 04, 2021

The decline of parliament

Under the BJP's rule, India's legislature is gradually ceasing to be a place for debate.

| Nov 04, 2021

The road to Khajuraho

The origins of erotica in the Subcontinent's religious art.

| Mar 12, 2021

Karunanidhi and the long shadow of Sri lanka

Between Dravidian politics of Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka's Tamil nationalism.

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The frontier economy

Corruption and inequality have remained key features of Myanmar’s post-democratic political economy.

| Dec 04, 2019

Side effects of living

Two writers on their personal battles with mental illness.

At the Indian Coffee House

On the Indian Coffee House and the 16th-century Sufi saint who introduced the beans to the Subcontinent.

| Feb 05, 2019

Lewis-Kuznets meet Gandhi-Ambedkar

A report looks at the state of India’s workers amid the employment crisis.

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