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Why the Teesta matters Why the Teesta matters

By Rupak Bhattacharjee

Effective hydro-diplomacy is essential in correcting troubled India-Bangladesh relations.

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The security metaphysic The security metaphysic

By Manisha Sethi

An account of how the defence and security industry in India is increasingly domesticated by private p...

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So, India just won the cricket World Cup So, India just won the cricket World Cup

By Niyantha Shekar

FICTION: Almost finding love, over a game of cricket.

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People & Politics

Criminal intent Criminal intent

By Mukesh Rawat

Irom Sharmila continues to be persecuted under India’s draconian ‘suicide’ law.

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Plastic Kabul Plastic Kabul

By Ali Latifi

What the recent boom in the cosmetic industry means for the Afghan middle class.

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Thirty-five seconds Thirty-five seconds

By Puja Sen and Shubhanga Pandey

On the media's obsession with the India-Pakistan relationship during the SAARC Summit.

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  • Banished and excluded: the Girmit of Fiji

    R, 27 February 2015

    K's naïveté is palpable and Fiji will never be an egalitarian society. Theft of land? 170 years no evidence of this taking place yet global example...

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  • Campus gender politics

    Ketaki Chowkhani, 20 February 2015

    Thanks for writing this Asmita. As an elected student member of GSCASH committee on TISS campus, we have organised two workshops on campus. One was on...

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  • So, India just won the cricket World Cup

    Nagarjuna, 07 February 2015

    Beautiful story mate. Sweet nostalgia.

    You've captured the frenzy, excitement, and emotion felt all across India right after the World Cup perfectl...

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