Cracked Earth

Liquid power Liquid power

By Tamara Fernando

On the feats and failings of Southasia’s attempts at regulating water.

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Well - read

How hate works How hate works

By Rakesh Shukla

A new book profiles individuals who participated in the 2002 anti-Muslim Gujarat pogroms.

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People & Politics

The Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid imbroglio The Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid imbroglio

By Rakesh Shukla

Dispute, legal journey and the Supreme Court judgement.

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Nepal’s public-school wars Nepal’s public-school wars

By Niranjan Kunwar

Political dissonance is threatening the vitality of public schools in Nepal’s new federal arrangemen...

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The PEMRA penumbra The PEMRA penumbra

By Chhetria Patrakar

Pakistan’s state-run media regulator tries to shut down TV-news anchors.

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  • Small price for a story

    Benji, 20 November 2019

    Exquisitely sensitive observations there. Loved your story!

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  • End overend

    Ken Gamston, 19 November 2019

    Capt Overend is on the very fringe of my tree and I have been researching him life for some time. Believe me, his real story is 10 times more interes...

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  • The three burials of Danny Denzongpa

    Anusha Nandakumar, 11 November 2019

    I happened to come across this article and thoroughly enjoyed reading it! :)

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