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...
The life and death of a surrendered militant
The secret hanging of Afzal Guru is another blot on India's political class and national c...
Conditioned by war
In Sri Lanka, post-war trauma and a militarised peace have created a violent society, with...
Representations and juxtapositions
The war in Afghanistan as depicted in Germany.