South Asia
News  /  Published 21.09.21

Thunder, lightning & global warming link

An almost unending spell of thunderclaps interspersed with growls and rumbles and accompanied by flashes of lightning jolted many Kolkatans out of their sleep early on Monday morning. Bengal is prone...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 15.09.21

Leaving behind a broken planet

The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released a draft of the first volume of its Sixth Assessment Report. This report focuses exclusively on the latest scientific re...
By Anup Sinha

Opinion  /  Published 06.09.21

The endurance of the American Dream

The West has got virtually all its own people out of Afghanistan. Very many of their Afghan workers and supporters (including those holding citizenship of Western countries) are left facing calamity, ...
By Sukanta Chaudhuri

India  /  Published 02.09.21

India, US discuss South Asia, Indo Pacific

Senior officials of India and the US took stock of progress in bilateral cooperation in areas of defence, public health and economy, besides reviewing preparations for the next edition of 2+2 minister...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

Food  /  Published 11.07.21

From Myanmar to Philippines

By Durri Bhalla


World  /  Published 18.06.21

G7 jab vow: Not enough for S. Asia

Sri Lanka is tapping Japan. Nepal has asked Denmark. Bangladesh has appealed to its diaspora in the US. South Asian countries are looking to the rest of the world to jump-start inoculation campaigns ...
By Emily Schmall, Aanya Wipulasena, Bhadra Sharma and Julfikar Ali Manik in New York

Opinion  /  Published 24.12.20

Great flood: India’s climate refugees

The Covid-19 pandemic has, ironically, thrown into sharp focus the plight of a largely invisible constituency — India’s migrant population. After the Centre hastily imposed a poorly-planne...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 24.02.19

The road to ruin: lessons from Pulwama

The horror of the jihadi ambush that killed dozens of CRPF soldiers and its aftermath, the attacks on Kashmiri students in India, is a clarifying moment.It demonstrates beyond reasonable doubt that Pa...
By Mukul Kesavan

Opinion  /  Published 11.04.19

India and Pakistan need jobs, not adventurism

The first phase of the Indian elections will begin today. These elections and their results are being viewed with a lot of interest in Pakistan. Earlier this week, the prime minister, Imran Khan, told...
By Mehmal Sarfraz

North East  /  Published 05.10.19

Focus on border management

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina on Saturday announced that fencing of the international border between the two countries would be completed at the earliest wh...
By Andrew W. Lyngoh and Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala


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