world class cities
Between the people and the polis
Southasia’s mega-cities and the urban future.
Arif Hasan | Nov 25, 2014
Where will we live?
Arif Hasan speaks on the 'World-Class City' concept, and its repercussions on urban planning for Asian cities.
Arif Hasan | Oct 18, 2012
Queer literature for children is changing minds in India
Indian parents and community libraries are turning to queer literature for children to help them be sensitive to varied sexual and gender identities
Himal Fiction Fest
The next generation of Southasian storytellers
In Mizoram, a refugee crisis highlights Mizo tribal affinities and hostility
Shared Zo identity has Mizos extending hospitality to Chin and Kuki-Chin refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh. More remarkable is that Chakmas, mistreated by the Mizo majority in Mizoram, have welcomed Kuki-Chin refugees too
The political fallout of violence in Manipur, Bangladesh’s economic crisis, the crackdown on PTI supporters and more
May - Updates and analysis from around the region