New Internationalist

South Asia

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The dos and don’ts of cross-border feminism

Amy Hall reports from the UK Feminista Summer School, which set out to show that women need to be more than statistics to each other.

Filed in: Activism Bangladesh Feminism United Kingdom

Lessons of the past for young Adivasi

In her latest post from India, Mari Marcel Thekaekara explains how a group of local indigenous children gained pride in their ancestry.

Filed in: Education India Indigenous Peoples

Playing fair

The world’s conflicts require journalists to be unbiased and incorruptible. Time to rise to the challenge, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India Israel Media Palestine

To nuke or not to nuke: fictional US attack on Pakistan

Despite a controversial new TV show, Syed Hamad Ali believes literature and cinema could help, rather than hinder, bi-lateral relations.

Filed in: Media Pakistan United States

Gujarat massacre convictions must continue

British Indians need to be among those bringing the people responsible for the 2002 carnage to justice says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: Human Rights India Law United Kingdom

A bit of healthy non-competition

As Olympic fever fades, Mari Marcel Thekaekara celebrates a less ruthless approach to play seen in India’s indigenous communities.

Filed in: Children India Indigenous Peoples

India clamps down on Kashmir’s online dissenters

Uzma Falak speaks to a teenage cyber-activist about a campaign to censor the web with blocks, threats and virtual honey traps.

Filed in: Activism India Internet Kashmir

We should all be more neighbourly after Wisconsin

The Sikh community at the centre of the latest US shooting have much to teach us about togetherness says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India Religion United States

India needs to stand up to sexual predators

After a brutal mob strip and attack a woman, it’s time the country got serious against such violence, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: Feminism India Violence Women

We need to wake up to child abuse

Mari Marcel Thekaekara argues for better monitoring of care homes after a recent scandal in India.

Filed in: India

Can Bollywood shatter India’s caste system?

India’s leading film star Aamir Khan is shining a light on tough social issues and the country is taking notice, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: Human Rights India

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