Reading the Star of Islam
The story of a Ceylonese press on the cusp of World War II.
The long history of criminalising Hijras
The persecution of Hijras in India goes beyond the infamous Section 377.
Echoes of Pakistan in Indian polls
Frenzied use of communal card signals the weakening of democracy.
Sri Lanka: Back on the brink
Easter Sunday bombings could create new fissures.
Afghanistan after America
US-Taliban deal could end war, but jettison hard-won rights.