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So What, It’s Not Cricket? India Joins the Football Craze
July 03, 2018
So What, It’s Not Cricket? India Joins the Football Craze
The World Cup offers clues as to football’s growing popularity in India.
So What, It’s Not Cricket? India Joins the Football Craze
Rooting for the Trees: India’s Capital Awakens to Its Ecological Challenges
July 02, 2018
Rooting for the Trees: India’s Capital Awakens to Its Ecological Challenges
Recent protests against tree cutting underline Delhi’s problems with pollution.
Rooting for the Trees: India’s Capital Awakens to Its Ecological Challenges
Meet Taiwan's Newest Official Indigenous Group
June 29, 2018
Meet Taiwan's Newest Official Indigenous Group
Taiwan’s courts recognize the Siraya as the island’s 17th indigenous group, setting a new precedent.
Meet Taiwan's Newest Official Indigenous Group
Gods Against Ghosts: The Exorcisms of India’s Mehandipur Balaji
June 18, 2018
Gods Against Ghosts: The Exorcisms of India’s Mehandipur Balaji
A temple in northern India is famed for its exorcism rituals.
Gods Against Ghosts: The Exorcisms of India’s Mehandipur Balaji
Koalaty Koala Care
June 06, 2018
Koalaty Koala Care
A wildlife hospital on the Gold Coast has seen skyrocketing numbers of koalas suffering from chlamydia.
Koalaty Koala Care
Helsinki: How to Create a European Hub for Asia
June 01, 2018
Helsinki: How to Create a European Hub for Asia
A relatively small airport in northern Europe became an unexpected beneficiary of growing Asia-Europe connectivity.
Helsinki: How to Create a European Hub for Asia
Online Learning in North Korea
May 25, 2018
Online Learning in North Korea
Is North Korea going through an online learning revolution?
Online Learning in North Korea
The New Silk Road Is Old: Why You Should Ignore Belt and Road Initiative Maps
May 25, 2018
The New Silk Road Is Old: Why You Should Ignore Belt and Road Initiative Maps
Looking for good publications on the Belt and Road Initiative? Ignore the ones with maps. (Well, maybe not all.)
The New Silk Road Is Old: Why You Should Ignore Belt and Road Initiative Maps
Defying National Divide, Indians and Pakistanis Unite in Matrimony
May 17, 2018
Defying National Divide, Indians and Pakistanis Unite in Matrimony
“We saw each other as individuals rather than as an Indian or a Pakistani."
Defying National Divide, Indians and Pakistanis Unite in Matrimony
Daryaganj: Old World Charm at Delhi’s Used Book Bazaar
May 07, 2018
Daryaganj: Old World Charm at Delhi’s Used Book Bazaar
Delhi’s Sunday book market is exceptional and very Indian.
Daryaganj: Old World Charm at Delhi’s Used Book Bazaar
The Game of the Great Games: How the Olympic Fad Hurts the Postcolonial World
May 03, 2018
The Game of the Great Games: How the Olympic Fad Hurts the Postcolonial World
Seeking international recognition through grand sport events exacts a heavy price on Asian cities.
The Game of the Great Games: How the Olympic Fad Hurts the Postcolonial World
Pakistan’s Cinematic Revolution in the Making
May 02, 2018
Pakistan’s Cinematic Revolution in the Making
Cake and Motorcycle Girl signal a new, refreshing direction for Pakistani cinema
Pakistan’s Cinematic Revolution in the Making
Adopt a Heritage: Should Private Companies Be Caretakers of Indian National Monuments?
April 30, 2018
Adopt a Heritage: Should Private Companies Be Caretakers of Indian National Monuments?
Will sites like the Taj Mahal become better managed or will they become banners for private firms?
Adopt a Heritage: Should Private Companies Be Caretakers of Indian National Monuments?
Modern, Not Western: Why Hindu Nationalists Do Not Resist Technology
April 16, 2018
Modern, Not Western: Why Hindu Nationalists Do Not Resist Technology
Modern technology is not inherently Western and the East does not resist it.
Modern, Not Western: Why Hindu Nationalists Do Not Resist Technology
Using Education to Make Japan Great Again?
April 16, 2018
Using Education to Make Japan Great Again?
The rise of authoritarian tendencies in Japanese schools is a worrying trend.
Using Education to Make Japan Great Again?
Isao Takahata: A Life of Changing the Perceptions and Possibilities of Animation
April 12, 2018
Isao Takahata: A Life of Changing the Perceptions and Possibilities of Animation
Isao Takahata died last week at 82. He created some of the most influential and poignant films in the history of Japanese animation.
Isao Takahata: A Life of Changing the Perceptions and Possibilities of Animation
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