The wireless village
A pioneering rural internet scheme in Nepal, and the man behind it, point toward a more in...
Caste across the kalapani
The long struggle to outlaw caste-based discrimination in the UK finally succeeds.
In cash or in kind?
A universal Public Distribution System would do better than direct cash transfers in solvi...
Memories of a land divided
A historian reflects on the challenges of reconstructing the lesser-known history of the S...
Pollution and purity
As millions bathe in the sacred rivers they themselves have polluted during the Kumbh Mela...