Tag: South Asia

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 […]

Grills and window thieves in Bangladesh

Look up amongst the throng of high rise buildings housing residents in one of the most densely populated countries in the world, and perhaps you’ll […]

Seeing the elephant

“Seeing the elephant” is a 19th century American saying, meaning the gaining of world experience at a significant cost. It originated from travelling circuses, where […]