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Re-centring the fold

A tongue-in-cheek exploration of fashion magazines in India.

Well beyond Khairlanji

Questioning our personal contradictions is essential to any discussion on caste.

| Apr 01, 2010

The Persuasive Indian

Scepticism and rationalism brought India/Southasia till here, and will take us into the future, says the Nobel laureate.

| Sep 01, 2005

Southeast Asia: Imagining the region

The development of a regional Southeast Asian identity may not necessarily conform to the 'facts' of geography, history, culture or politics. The notion of Southeast Asia as a homogenous cultural or geographic entity can indeed …

| Jan 01, 2003

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