Lost rulers of the Malabar Coast
Tales of love and loss from the heyday of Portuguese rule in Kochi.
Mother to many
Pushpa Basnet, the 2012 CNN Hero of the Year, talks to Himal.
Changing literature, changing country
By Weena Pun
Himal speaks to noted Nepali literary critic Khagendra Sangroula.
Our Beloved Witness
By Meeran Karim
Discovering Kashmiri poet Agha Shahid Ali, and the homeland that he knew.
‘Where Indian growth is crooked’
Economist Amit Bhaduri speaks about the current direction of the Indian economy.