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State against society

Travelling through Srinagar during the ‘peaceful’ times in 2016 revealed the cartography of state violence.  

| Aug 01, 2016

Silence speaks volumes

The Western media’s selective reporting of Bangladesh’s Shahbagh movement obscures its significance and meaning.

| Mar 14, 2013

Alms-bowl pamphleteer

The story of King Zero, a Burmese activist monk.

| Mar 23, 2012

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Silence in Swat

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Sri Lanka’s constitutional ping-pong

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Charting new territories

A recent anthropological volume on Jammu & Kashmir makes important new contributions to scholarship on the region.

Who doesn’t put ghee in their khichuri?

On food and representation, online and offline.