New Internationalist

South Asia

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To kiss or not to kiss? A very Indian question

Mari Marcel Thekaekara looks at moral policing and ‘immoral’ activities.

Filed in: India Society Youth

Violence in the home is not just a family affair

In search of societal change, Mari Marcel Thekaekara visits a Rotary Club to talk taboos.

Filed in: Children India Society Women

Climate Caravan shows the way

Jarred Sferruzzi on a journey across Bangladesh, India and Nepal to build solidarity in the struggle for climate justice.

Filed in: Bangladesh Climate Change

Alcohol ban causes controversy in India

Men don’t approve, but women do – and for good reason, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India Politics Society Women

Curfew and killings in Kashmir

Uzma Falak on the aftermath of the deaths of two teenagers shot by the Indian army.

Filed in: India Kashmir

Is surrogacy a legitimate way out of poverty?

Doctors Nayna Patel and Mohan Rao go head to head.

Filed in: Children India Poverty Women

Justice at last for raped three-year-old

A landmark judgment brings hope for child protection in India, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara. But behind it lies a horror story.

Filed in: India Sexual Politics

How did Gandhi win?

Mark Engler and Paul Engler consider the lessons from the Salt March for today’s social movements.

Filed in: Activism India Politics Society

Twin concerns in commercial surrogacy

We need better laws to protect both sides in the rent-a-womb industry, argues Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: Australia Children Ethics India Society

Kashmiris rise up in the fight against the floods

In the face of state inertia, Kashmiris have taken matters into their own hands. Uzma Falak reports.

Filed in: Activism Disasters India Kashmir

A newborn brings hope

A first grandchild and a new book on ‘feminism and men’ gives Mari Marcel Thekaekera a positive boost.

Filed in: India

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