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Nepal's Deadly Chhaupadi Custom
January 30, 2018
Nepal's Deadly Chhaupadi Custom
A dangerous social practice in far western Nepal is causing reoccurring deaths.
Nepal's Deadly Chhaupadi Custom
Bangladesh's New Generation of Militants
January 29, 2018
Bangladesh's New Generation of Militants
Akayed Ullah, a wannabe jihadist, represents a new generation of militants.
Bangladesh's New Generation of Militants
The China-Maldives Connection
January 25, 2018
The China-Maldives Connection
With a new FTA, China cements its influence in Maldives, much to India's dismay.
The China-Maldives Connection
Pakistan’s Burgeoning Relationship with China
January 24, 2018
Pakistan’s Burgeoning Relationship with China
The two countries enjoy increasingly robust ties, at least at the official level.
Pakistan’s Burgeoning Relationship with China
Pakistan's Troubled Frontier Justice
January 18, 2018
Pakistan's Troubled Frontier Justice
Opposition is growing to the outdated colonial law governing Pakistan's tribal areas.
Pakistan's Troubled Frontier Justice
Rohingyas and the Unfinished Business of Partition
January 16, 2018
Rohingyas and the Unfinished Business of Partition
Like so many of South Asia's flashpoints, the Rohingya crisis has roots in the bloody Partition of 1947.
Rohingyas and the Unfinished Business of Partition
India's Stars Go From Bollywood to Ballot Box
January 12, 2018
India's Stars Go From Bollywood to Ballot Box
What happens when Indian movie stars enter politics?
India's Stars Go From Bollywood to Ballot Box
Christmas in Pakistan
January 10, 2018
Christmas in Pakistan
Lahore's Christian communities celebrate.
Christmas in Pakistan
What Living in Kabul Is Really Like
January 02, 2018
What Living in Kabul Is Really Like
Afghanistan's capital is not even half as dangerous as everyone thinks.
What Living in Kabul Is Really Like
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
January 01, 2018
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
A report card on Modi’s “neighborhood first” approach to foreign policy.
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
Where Are the Bengalis in London's Banglatown?
December 28, 2017
Where Are the Bengalis in London's Banglatown?
Brick Lane, once renowned for its Bengali immigrants, is changing.
Where Are the Bengalis in London's Banglatown?
Almond Orchards in Everest’s Shadow
December 25, 2017
Almond Orchards in Everest’s Shadow
A look at changing mountain livelihoods in Nepal.
Almond Orchards in Everest’s Shadow
Pakistan's State Under Siege
December 21, 2017
Pakistan's State Under Siege
The future of Islamists in Pakistani politics.
Pakistan's State Under Siege
How Al-Qaeda Came to Kashmir
December 20, 2017
How Al-Qaeda Came to Kashmir
How a debate over Islamic martyrdom opened the door for al-Qaeda in Kashmir.
How Al-Qaeda Came to Kashmir
Punjab: Murders Without Murderers
December 15, 2017
Punjab: Murders Without Murderers
New evidence draws attention to the thousands of Punjabis “disappeared” in the 1980s and ‘90s.
Punjab: Murders Without Murderers
India's Guardians of the Dead
December 14, 2017
India's Guardians of the Dead
The cremation undertakers perform a sacred function, but are still “untouchable.”
India's Guardians of the Dead
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