Regions / India
A culture of Islamophobia continues to poison the politics of both India and the United States.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a well-known Hindu nationalist. But on foreign policy, he seems more likely to show his pragmatic side.
Violence against civilians is endemic in Indian Kashmir, where activists are fighting back against a culture of official impunity.
Driven by a rising China and arms exports from the United States, military spending in Asia is on the increase.
Trade relations between India and Pakistan remain hostage to hostility between the two states.
Major Indian publisher capitulates to right-wing Hindu group.
Climate change is literally melting down the list of available host venues for the Winter Olympics.
What is there to say to a man who has traversed such a world, whose hands and eyes have betrayed him?
After a contentious and disputed election, Nepal's centrist parties are struggling to reach an accord with the Maoists who helped bring down the country's monarchy.
Developed countries are still using the WTO to squeeze small farmers in the developing world--and developing world governments are going along with the charade.