People & Politics
Redefining the secular mode for India
India needs to own its historical secularism, rather than reject it as an alien conce...
Nuclearism, genocidal mentality and psychic numbing
By Ashis Nandy
On the psychopathology of the nuclear-arms race.
By Alison Shaw
Media reports on cousin marriages among British Pakistanis deflect from measured disc...
Identity illusions, unclassified categories
By Aditya Nigam
Why has this tension grown between class and identity politics?
Whatever happened to class?
The decline of class analysis in Southasian studies has followed the decline of Marxi...
Beyond the corridor
Looking at northern Myanmar and India’s Northeast as a contiguous region.
Legacy of conflict
The exclusionary nature of the Myanmar peace process.
From the land of what-might-have-been
By Svati P Shah
A family tale exploring the complexities around Indian diaspora, rightwing Hindu poli...