Stranded in Geneva Camp
Life in the largest refugee camp for Bangladesh’s Urdu-speaking community.
Gabriele Cecconi | Jun 27, 2019
A recent book explores the systemic rot that holds India to ransom.
Mitu Varma | Feb 28, 2017
The death of a mother
For women to safely give birth in rural areas in India, community monitoring is essential.
Jessica Mayberry and Madhura Chakraborty | Apr 08, 2016
Condensed in time and space: Sonepur Mela
Despite its decline in size and stature over the last decades, the mela represents the desires and deprivations of a rural society in flux.
Abhishek Choudhary | Jan 15, 2013
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
Will the state’s elections offer a new template for the state – or old wine in a new bottle?
Rakesh Ankit | Oct 01, 2010
A profitable education
While India’s new Right to Education Act seeks to bring free and compulsory education for all children, it seems to short-change them through an unrealistic vision of the private sector’s involvement.
Sadhna Saxena | Jun 01, 2010
Stop and think (India)
The Editors | Jan 01, 2010
Finger in the dike
The Editors | Dec 01, 2008
Abysmal, tragic, rotten, archaic, misgoverned - these are only some of the terms used to describe Bihar. And that's by those who live there. But the people of Bihar are slowly turning the politics of …
Rakesh Ankit | Nov 01, 2005
How the IMF bailout is changing Sri Lanka’s foreign policy
The recent IMF bailout package has significantly shifted Sri Lanka’s foreign policy with major players such as China, India and the United States, though such shifts do not seem to bode well for its people
Canadian-Tamil comedian Sunthar V navigates queerness and Tamil identity
Sunthar V, founder of the Tamil Comedy Club in central London, attempts to push social boundaries with his comedy in Chennai
Is an Adani port devastating Kerala’s coast?
Activists say coastal communities and marine life around Kerala’s Vizhinjam Port are paying a heavy price for the Adani Group project
Delhi’s longest-running play reflects the changing city
The shape-shifting ‘Ghalib in New Delhi’ captures 26 years of sociopolitical change in Delhi and beyond