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India’s power grab spells more hardship for Kashmir

India’s power grab spells more hardship for Kashmir

On Monday, India revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status as an autonomous state. But what does it mean for people living in the region and India's fraught relationship with Pakistan?

Trees, sir, may I have some more?

Trees, sir, may I have some more?

This week: the benefits of reforestation, the rise and rise of ransomware, escalators and capitalism, the new Saddam Hussein, and human furniture speaks!

India’s monumental water crisis should be a warning to us all

India’s monumental water crisis should be a warning to us all

The arrival of monsoon season may not be enough to save India from the grip of a devastating water crisis. At what point does national crisis evolve to global catastrophe?

Of ice and men

Of ice and men

This week: the perils of privilege, the whitening of pot, invisible galaxies, Modi's dark victory, and what freezing does to language.

Morrison turns a blind eye to religious persecution in India

Morrison turns a blind eye to religious persecution in India

The government's push for religious freedom means nothing if it ignores the millions of religious minorities being persecuted by our trade partners.

In India, the Modi juggernaut shows no signs of slowing

In India, the Modi juggernaut shows no signs of slowing

India's newly reelected Prime Minister Narendra Modi inspires loyalty even in those who concede that his biggest policies have been disastrous failures.

‘Mind-blowing logistics’: India embarks on epic five-week election

‘Mind-blowing logistics’: India embarks on epic five-week election

As the country's 900 million voters head to the polls for the first time in five years, what is the current lay of the land when it comes to India's key political parties?

How populism is robbing India’s election of the robust reporting it needs

How populism is robbing India’s election of the robust reporting it needs

How can journalism remain objective when faced with carefully curated social media instead of press conferences, and an attitude that criticism makes you an enemy of the people?

Elections to watch around the world in 2019

Elections to watch around the world in 2019

The top 10 elections to watch this year.

Razer: a stupid ad about lamb is the least of our worries

Razer: a stupid ad about lamb is the least of our worries

Helen Razer wonders at the complete absence of any journalistic curiosity about India, and why that nation may, at this particular time, be moved to make official protest about an ad for meat.