Review of Jinee Lokaneeta's Transnational Torture: Law, violence, and state power in the United States and India
Prachi Patankar and Ahilan Kadirgamar | Dec 06, 2011
Slow and steady – maybe
Trying to understand the vagaries of the new Burma.
Joseph Allchin | Dec 01, 2011
All work, no play
The push for time off.
Sradda Thapa | Dec 01, 2011
Larry Jagan | Dec 01, 2011
Towards a Burmese spring
How much difference a year can make! The walls of closed society seem to be falling in Burma. But will the army remain silent?
Larry Jagan | Dec 01, 2011
NayanTara Gurung Kakshapati | Dec 01, 2011
The greatest Tibetan ever born
Tsering Lama | Dec 01, 2011
Along the Burma Road
Dilip Banerjee | Dec 01, 2011
Joypurhat kidney sale
Has outlawing the trade in organs created a lucrative, and dangerous, black market in Bangladesh?
Saad Hammadi | Dec 01, 2011
‘What is this freedom that is our passion?’
Aung San Suu Kyi | Dec 01, 2011
Tidbits of the region’s media
Chhetria Patrakar | Dec 01, 2011
Walking the unmarked graves of Jammu & Kashmir.
Peerzada Arshad Hamid | Dec 01, 2011
The radicals in the Maoists
A political agreement signed on 1 November was finally supposed to allow former Maoist combatants in Nepal to move ahead with their lives. Instead, the response has been mostly anger and accusations of duplicity.
Post Bahadur Basnet | Dec 01, 2011
The house within
Naiyer Masud's multi-story Adabistan.
Meher Ali | Dec 01, 2011
In praise of Indian mangoes
Tony Stewart | Dec 01, 2011
Music in a time of war
A Goan family's life in Japanese-occupied Burma.
Gerald D Souza | Dec 01, 2011
A Himalayan mystery – solved?
The Ascent of Rum Doodle is a widely appreciated mountaineering satire — but of what, exactly?
Don Messerschmidt | Dec 01, 2011
A303, Kidwai Nagar
Sarnath Banerjee | Dec 01, 2011
The Spinal Beetle of Southasia
Kanak Mani Dixit | Dec 01, 2011
The royal ‘we’
Agony and anticipation as Bhutan's king marries his queen.
Roger Beaumont | Dec 01, 2011
Building on Bihar
As a new government is formed in Kathmandu, how can Nepal not only learn from the changes underway in Bihar, but capitalise on them?
Blair Glencorse | Dec 01, 2011
Around Nag Pokhari
Roman Gautam | Dec 01, 2011
Preparing for the spring
Khet Mar | Dec 01, 2011
Witness from Sindh
Noor Jehan Mecklai | Dec 01, 2011
Are the Burmese reforms for real?
Kyi May Kaung | Dec 01, 2011
Round-up of regional news
An offer the minorities cannot refuse
Is Aung San Suu Kyi a pawn in the generals' attempt to neutralise Burma's ethnic rebellions?
Maung Zarni | Dec 01, 2011
In Mizoram, a refugee crisis highlights Mizo tribal affinities and hostility
Shared Zo identity has Mizos extending hospitality to Chin and Kuki-Chin refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh. More remarkable is that Chakmas, mistreated by the Mizo majority in Mizoram, have welcomed Kuki-Chin refugees too
The political fallout of violence in Manipur, Bangladesh’s economic crisis, the crackdown on PTI supporters and more
May - Updates and analysis from around the region
In ‘Agra’, a grim portrait of the repressed Indian man
Director Kanu Behl’s Hindi feature film examines the sexual obsession and frustration of men, mental health and the transactional nature of human relationships in a patriarchal society where space is in short supply
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