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With Dramatics in Bihar, the BJP’s March to Dominance in Indian Politics Continues
July 28, 2017
With Dramatics in Bihar, the BJP’s March to Dominance in Indian Politics Continues
A Machiavellian move in Bihari politics has jolted India into reckoning with the BJP's true political power.
With Dramatics in Bihar, the BJP’s March to Dominance in Indian Politics Continues
The Implications of the Bihar Elections
November 24, 2015
The Implications of the Bihar Elections
The recent defeat of the BJP has implications that go well beyond the Indian state.
The Implications of the Bihar Elections
Narendra Modi's BJP Trounced in Bihar Legislative Assembly Elections
November 09, 2015
Narendra Modi's BJP Trounced in Bihar Legislative Assembly Elections
In a political earthquake, the National Democratic Alliance loses out in Bihar's legislative elections.
Narendra Modi's BJP Trounced in Bihar Legislative Assembly Elections
Manjhi: The Broken Mountains and the Mountains to Break
August 27, 2015
Manjhi: The Broken Mountains and the Mountains to Break
Manjhi – The Mountain Man tells a grim but inspiring story of both Indian neglect and resolve.
Manjhi: The Broken Mountains and the Mountains to Break
An Election in Bihar this October Could Change Everything for the BJP
August 14, 2015
An Election in Bihar this October Could Change Everything for the BJP
State elections in the Indian state of Bihar could have important implications for the political fortunes of the BJP.
An Election in Bihar this October Could Change Everything for the BJP
Could 6 Socialist Parties Derail Modi’s Political Hopes?
April 17, 2015
Could 6 Socialist Parties Derail Modi’s Political Hopes?
Six socialist parties have teamed up in Bihar to contest Narendra Modi’s BJP in upcoming elections.
Could 6 Socialist Parties Derail Modi’s Political Hopes?
2015: A Trying Year for Indian Politics
January 03, 2015
2015: A Trying Year for Indian Politics
The Bharatiya Janata Party's dominance in 2014 will be challenged in 2015.
2015: A Trying Year for Indian Politics
Narendra Modi's Rise Results in Political Realignments in Bihar
May 20, 2014
Narendra Modi's Rise Results in Political Realignments in Bihar
With the BJP's huge electoral victory, some of India's regional parties are facing an existential crisis.
Narendra Modi's Rise Results in Political Realignments in Bihar
Politics in Bihar: Between Old and New
March 27, 2014
Politics in Bihar: Between Old and New
Bihar's struggle: while people yearn for change the ruling class and political parties want to thrive on the status quo.
Politics in Bihar: Between Old and New
The Tragic Exploitation of India's Launda Dancers
March 06, 2014
The Tragic Exploitation of India's Launda Dancers
Abuse is the fate of many of the young boys forced by poverty to perform as launda dancers.
The Tragic Exploitation of India's Launda Dancers
The Bricks of Wrath: India’s Migrant Workers
February 26, 2014
The Bricks of Wrath: India’s Migrant Workers
Migrant workers in Indian cities face a bleak future, but one organization is trying to bring hope.
The Bricks of Wrath: India’s Migrant Workers
Bihar's Chhath Festival Enjoys National Prominence in India
November 12, 2013
Bihar's Chhath Festival Enjoys National Prominence in India
The celebration of Bihar’s Chhath festival signals the rise of Bihari customs in Indian society.
Bihar's Chhath Festival Enjoys National Prominence in India
Can India’s Agriculture Sector be Saved?
August 15, 2013
Can India’s Agriculture Sector be Saved?
Venture capitalist Mark Kahn shares some thoughts on how to fix India’s struggling agricultural sector.
Can India’s Agriculture Sector be Saved?
Death of School Children in Bihar: A Prick to the Conscience of the Nation
July 19, 2013
Death of School Children in Bihar: A Prick to the Conscience of the Nation
The recent tragedy in Bihar points to a pervasive sense of apathy towards India’s poor.
Death of School Children in Bihar: A Prick to the Conscience of the Nation
Bodh Gaya: Terror Attack in an Abode of Peace
July 12, 2013
Bodh Gaya: Terror Attack in an Abode of Peace
Officials are stumped as to who attacked the Mahabodhi Temple and why.
Bodh Gaya: Terror Attack in an Abode of Peace
Can Bihar Change?
April 09, 2013
Can Bihar Change?
A recent visit to Bihar leaves the author wondering about the Indian state’s lopsided progress.
Can Bihar Change?
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