March 2015

The complete archive of Himal Southasian’s print issues from 1987 to 2016, with unparalleled insight into three decades of politics and culture across Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Tibet.

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A meeting of the Government Nursing Officers’ Association, a public sector trade union in Sri Lanka.
Photo: Flickr / Solidarity Center – Pushpa Kumara
Balasingham Skanthakumar
1 min read
Tracing the historical trajectory of worker mobilisation in Sri Lanka to understand its shortcomings in the present.
Women in labour
Maldives Male's skyline from an infinity pool. For many Maldivian youth, the ‘Emirati lifestyle’ beats a hard day’s work.    
Photo: Neil Merret
Neil Merrett
10 min read
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, the one-time hero of Pakistan’s working class.  
Photo: Flickr / Doc Kazi
The workers being brought to the district court in February 2015.
Photo: Anumeha Yadav

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