The crisis in Bangladeshi democracy
By The Editors, 17 Jan 2019
Podcast interview with activist Khushi Kabir on what the results of the 2018 polls mean for Bangladesh.
By Rahad Abir, 14 Jan 2019
A short story
Pakistan’s missing #MeToo movement
By Hafsa Khawaja, 11 Jan 2019
Why has #MeToo remained a murmur and not gained more traction in Pakistan?
Trading at the edge
By Anjuman Ara Begum, 10 Jan 2019
A photo essay on the slow but steady revival of traditional markets along the India-Bangladesh border.
Himal Interviews: The Abdus Salam story
By The Editors, 07 Jan 2019
Podcast with Zakir Thaver, the co-producer of 'Salam', a documentary on the Pakistani physicist.
What has Southasia been reading: 2018 Edition
By The Editors, 04 Jan 2019
Book recommendations from our contributors and Southasia’s prominent writers, intellectuals and journalists.
Lewis-Kuznets meet Gandhi-Ambedkar
By Centre for Sustainable Employment, 03 Jan 2019
A report looks at the state of India’s workers amid the employment crisis.
From Medina to Ayodhya
By The Editors, 02 Jan 2019
Physicist and public intellectual Pervez Hoodbhoy on religion and politics in Southasia.
India’s queer politics after Section 377
By Ian Miller, 31 Dec 2018
On the limits of the Supreme Court decision that decriminalised same-sex acts in India.
Himal Interviews: The Wayward Daughter
By The Editors, 27 Dec 2018
Podcast interview with Kathmandu-based author Shradha Ghale on her debut novel.