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‘Non-lethal’ weapon hospitalizes Kashmir boy

Nine-year-old Aamir is the latest victim of state violence and denial, reports Uzma Falak.

Filed in: India Kashmir Politics Violence

Child brides: every two seconds

The UN calls child marriage a ‘violation’ but it continues to thrive in many countries, writes Kevin Childs.

Filed in: Children India

I wish people understood ‘aid’ better

This week the British government announced that it was ending official aid to India. This is a mistake, argues Maggie Black.

Filed in: India United Kingdom

‘Kill the Beef-eaters!’

A climate of fear is building in India as anti-Muslim sentiment leads to murder. Mari Marcel Thekaekara reports.

Filed in: India Religion

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

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