People & Politics
Now the loyal are being butchered
Caught in a crossfire, a poet from Kashmir loses 30 years of his work.
On happiness and democracy
Is India both the most democratic and among the unhappiest countries in Southasia?
Afghanistan: Intensifying violence a setback for hopes for peace
By The Editors
Sri Lankan Muslims: the new ‘others’?
The history and politics of Muslimphobia in Sri Lanka.
Orange is for oppression
A day in the life of a Colombo street cleaner.
Far from truth
By Weena Pun
On the policing of sexuality of migrant workers’ wives in Nepal.
A conversation with Asma Jehangir
By Ritu Menon
From our archives, when the human-rights activist spoke to author Ritu Menon.
White-lipped, blue-collared and invisible
Privatisation in Pakistan and the erosion of a once-strong workers’ movement.