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Post-Politics or the Politics of Posting: Indian Politics on the Web
February 02, 2021

Post-Politics or the Politics of Posting: Indian Politics on the Web

By Krzysztof Iwanek
What does India’s ruling party’s guidebook tell us about the era of social media we live in?

India’s BJP Members Voice Concern After Trump is ‘Deplatformed’
January 11, 2021

India’s BJP Members Voice Concern After Trump is ‘Deplatformed’

By Abhijnan Rej
The party's supporters worry Facebook and Twitter might come after them next.
Setting Usual Mudslinging Aside, India Twitter Rallies Behind an Old Man and His Small Roadside Eatery
October 09, 2020

Setting Usual Mudslinging Aside, India Twitter Rallies Behind an Old Man and His Small Roadside Eatery

By Sumaira Rizvi
Indian social media is full of partisan vitriol. But its support for Kanta Prasad shows all is not lost yet.

How India’s Elite Competition Poisoned the Internet
May 27, 2020

How India’s Elite Competition Poisoned the Internet

By Pallavi Shahi
Ever wonder why India has so many internet shutdowns? It’s because, to an increasing degree, online discourse is being used to incite real-world violence.

How to End the Internet Shutdown in Kashmir
December 14, 2019

How to End the Internet Shutdown in Kashmir

By Ishfaq Majid and Shazia Kouser
There are less-restrictive alternatives that could still fulfill the government’s aims.

Can Social Media Help Heal the Wounds of Partition?
August 06, 2019

Can Social Media Help Heal the Wounds of Partition?

By Iftikhar Alam
72 years after partition, migrants are using social media to reconnect with their ancestral homes.

Hacking India's Elections
June 01, 2017

Hacking India's Elections

By Vinayak Dalmia
New technology creates opportunities for democracy -- and also threats.
Indian Social Media Usage Grows, Triggering (Limited) Change
September 18, 2013

Indian Social Media Usage Grows, Triggering (Limited) Change

More Indians are taking to online social media networks. But will their voices truly be heard?

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