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Judging the judiciary

India’s Supreme Court in the age of neoliberalism.

| Jan 21, 2015

Far from concrete

India's Street Vendors Act could be a big leap forward for those it seeks to serve, but important gaps must be filled during its implementation.

| Dec 05, 2014

Global capital, local labour

The Indian government’s push for so-called labour reforms will take aim at provisions that safeguard worker rights.

| Nov 21, 2014

Why separate?

A new book justifies Kashmiri secession, but the scholarly appraisal ignores the full complexity of the crisis.

| May 10, 2012

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