Regions / India
The world has enough water for 7 billion people, but not if countries waste, hoard, or weaponize it.
Authoritarian governments have tried to rig elections for ages. More dangerous are the far-right leaders concentrating their power by relatively fair elections.
Democracy faces a global crisis. And this crisis couldn’t be coming at a worse time.
The Modi government's far-right bigotry is well-known, but its equally disturbing environmental record isn't.
A court ruling against colonial exploitation could threaten a strategic U.S. military base in the Indian Ocean. Indigenous advocates say it's about time.
India’s democracy is at grave risk if the government allows the rule by mobs to undermine the rule of law.
If nuclear war comes, it will happen because of a calculation or miscalculation by India or Pakistan.
The world’s major nuclear powers are treaty-bound to move towards disarmament. The India-Pakistan clash underscores the need to get moving.
Colonial-era "criminal defamation laws" in countries like India are being wielded against women who hold abusers accountable. But women aren’t standing down.
The far right is on the rise from North America to Europe to Asia. Each case is different, but they share key similarities — and require similar responses.