Tag: indian politics

Has India signalled the end to its long-held doctrine of strategic restraint?

Military occupation of Kashmir has eroded India’s historic passivity, Josie Gardner writes. In February, the world was plunged into several days of nervous hand wringing […]

In the state but not of it: The newly stateless people of Assam

India’s decision to strip over four million people of citizenship in the North-Eastern state of Assam is a form of gerrymandering aimed at alienating the […]

Why the death penalty will not solve India’s rape crisis

India’s introduction of the death penalty for the rape of a child does not solve its crisis of sexual assault. Alexandra Smith argues.