Vacancies at Himal Southasian
The Himal Southasian editorial team is looking for interns to work with us in our Kathmandu office. We require a minimum commitment of 3 months.
• Fact-checking all magazine content, suggesting and researching potential stories, researching and writing blog posts, tasks related to updating and maintaining the website, performing select administrative tasks, other writing opportunities are also available
Apply if you
• Have at least a 12th-grade or IA-level diploma (or are in their last year of high school), are interested in journalism, want to learn about Southasia, have excellent English-language skills, can commit to a 3 month internship, pay keen attention to detail.
How to apply: Familiarise yourself with Himal Southasian’s current and past coverage by looking through our archives. Then send a brief cover letter describing your interest in working with Himal Southasian, as well as your CV, to editorial @ himalmag.com. Please indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line.
Deadline: Rolling applications
Romila Thapar addresses invitees at the
Southasian relaunch of Himal Southasian,
IIC, New Delhi, January 2013.
flickr / The US Army
On 1 December 2013, Afghan President Hamid Karzai accused the US of cutting fuel supplies to Afghan security forces. Despite US pressure, Karzai continues to stall the signing of a Bilateral Security Agreement.
From our archive:
Subel Bhandari looks at the Strategic Partnership Agreement, noting its avoidance of contentious issues. (April 2012)
Vijay Prashad reviews Syed Saleem Shahzad’s Inside Al-Qaeda and the Taliban: Beyond Bin Laden and 9/11, discussing Taliban strategy in the context of NATO withdrawal. (October 2011)
Aunohita Mojumdar explores questions of accountability in relation to the West’s “hasty exit strategy”. (February 2011)