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Love in the time of development

Pankaj Sekhsaria’s new novel about the Andaman islands turns real life into compelling prose.

| Apr 06, 2016

Unravelling realities

A new collection of stories provides layered representations of indigenous communities.

| Jan 18, 2016

The damned road of Andamans

Tourism interests and enhanced road access threaten the existence of the indigenous Jarawa.

| Aug 15, 2014

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