Sunday, 25 August , 2019

India

Jammu and Kashmir: the Legitimacy of Article 370

by Nyla Ali Khan August 20, 2019 Introduction The recent unilateral decision of Prime Minister Modi’s government to revoke Article 370, which guaranteed the special status of...

Indian assault on Kashmir in third week, thousands arrested

By Deepal Jayasekera and Keith Jones 21 August 2019 The state of siege that India’s Hindu supremacist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government has imposed on Indian-held...

State of siege in Kashmir

17 August 2019 Thirteen million people in Indian-controlled Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) have spent the last 13 days under a regime of extraordinary repression and...

Occupying Kashmir

By Ankita Chakraborty 15 August 2019 The news came like a declaration of war: Article 370 of the Indian Constitution is gone. It gave the people...

Why India’s Hindu nationalists worship Israel’s nation-state model

February 14, 2019 India’s Hindu nationalists and the Israeli right have a remarkable mutual affinity. Binyamin Netanyahu welcomed Narendra Modi to Israel in 2017 with...

Netanyahu, Modi celebrate Israel-India ties via Twitter

August 5, 2019 Israeli Prime Minister Benajmin Netanyahu and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed their mutual appreciation via Twitter on Sunday, celebrating the...

Spreading Chaos and “War of Civilizations” in South Asia

India moves to revoke Kashmir autonomy amid spike of tensions around disputed region 5 Aug, 2019 New Delhi has declared it is revoking a decades-old constitutional...

Semiotics Of A Crime: ‘Pivot To Asia’ & A Call To...

By Darini Rajasingham-Senanayake June 14, 2019 “Because the Indian Ocean is sort of the world’s energy interstate and China will have a maritime presence, perhaps even a...

Was CIA behind the Sri Lanka Easter Sunday attacks?

By Lasanda Kurukulasuriya Speculation that Western intelligence agencies had a hand in the well-coordinated, precision-timed Easter suicide bombings in Sri Lanka arises from a number...

As the far-right wins Indian elections, progressive forces vow to resist

The NDA alliance led by far-right party BJP achieved a landslide victory in the historic Indian parliamentary elections May 23, 2019 by Peoples Dispatch The National Democratic Alliance...