New Internationalist

South Asia

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Southern Exposure

Chandan Robert Rebeiro captures a budding Bangladeshi photographer.

Filed in: Bangladesh

India's ‘Smart City’ plan stumbles over slums

India’s $15 billion grand project to transform cities into models of tech and infrastructural innovation is already in trouble. Nimisha Jaiswal investigates

Filed in: India

'Stop caste discrimination in the Church'

From a conference on dalit discrimination in London comes a message to Pope Francis, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India

Is the Church finally acting against India’s caste system?

Over 20 years after Mari Marcel Thekaekara’s exposé of dalit manual scavenging, somebody might finally be taking action.

Filed in: India

Kashmir's pashmina woes

Machine manufacturing of Pashmina scarves has saturated the market, leaving artisans without hope of a secure future, writes Nathalie Olah.

Filed in: Kashmir

Southern Exposure

Iqbal Hossein photographs Rohingya refugees, and hears their harrowing experiences.

Filed in: Bangladesh Burma

Country Profile: Nepal

After the 2015 earthquake, foreign governments and organizations pledged $4.1 billion in gifts and loans, but funds are yet to be disbursed, reports Fiona Broom.

Filed in: Nepal

India’s xenophobia shame

Mari Marcel Thekaekara laments the ignorance and hatred behind attacks on foreigners in her country.

Filed in: India Race

The hate that divides us

In shock after hearing of the London attack and a Bangalore assault, Mari Marcel Thekaekara reflects on what could defeat hate of the ‘other’ and finally bring us together.

Filed in: India

P Sainath's people's archive of rural India

The journalist talks to Charukesi Ramadurai about recording the stories of everyday people and his hopes for India’s future.

Filed in: India

Chalo Nagpur: India’s women’s march against fascism and caste

Women from all ethnic backgrounds and walks of life spoke up for women’s rights in Nagpur, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India

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