New Internationalist

South Asia

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British tribunal victory for Indian worker

Mari Marcel Thekaekara welcomes the news – but wonders when India will follow suit.

Filed in: England India Work

Mumbai defendants’ trial by media

Dilnaz Boga reflects on why the guilty verdict against the 12 accused is itself suspect.

Filed in: India Religion

Saudi abuse scandal rocks India

A recent, shocking case underlines the dangers of diplomatic immunity, argues Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India Saudi Arabia Slavery Women

The Kickback Kid

Mari Marcel Thekaekara explains how a karate girl surprises sexual predators.

Filed in: India Women

The Left takes a back seat in Sri Lanka

Lasanda Kurukulasuriya reports on a disappointing outcome for leftwing parties in the recent elections.

Filed in: Politics Sri Lanka

Requiem for the refugee

An encounter with an elderly Tamil man far from home in Malaysia puts Mari Marcel Thekaekara in a pensive mood.

Filed in: India Malaysia Migration Poverty Work

Women’s time will come

During a week of bad news, Mari Marcel Thekaekara looks to women who inspire her.

Filed in: India Women

Does Sri Lanka’s electoral outcome offer stability?

There is potential for a national government if parties can work together, reports Lasanda Kurukulasuriya.

Filed in: Politics Sri Lanka

The economic aftershocks of Nepal’s earthquake

The country’s tourism industry is struggling to recover from April’s disaster, reports Maya Prabhu.

Filed in: Economics Nepal

Will Sri Lankan voters bring back Rajapaksa?

The stakes are high for the country in today’s election, writes Lasanda Kurukulasuriya.

Filed in: Democracy Politics Sri Lanka

The good, bad and ugly on Indian Independence Day

Stories of altruism and protest are reasons for hope, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India

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