By taking over power from the elected civilian government, the Myanmar military just took the country back to a dark period of totalitarian rule.
The farmer leader from West UP, who is currently leading the anti-government protest at Delhi's Ghazipur border, has a troubled legacy of sectarian riots. How does one read that in today's context?
This is the time to undertake sweeping structural reforms that will prevent figures like Trump from returning to mainstream American politics.
The Russian revolutionary might be seen as a 'foreigner', 'terrorist' and what not in today's India, but obituaries that nationalist newspapers published after his death tell a different tale.
The Modi government in India is perfecting a specific variant of neoliberalism that marries an ethno-majoritarian state with a corporate-dominated capitalist order.
Six communities in Assam have been demanding the Scheduled Tribe (ST) classification since decades, but political parties haven't done much. The current BJP-led state government has been delaying it too.
In the past few years, several instances of friction between state governors and elected governments have emerged. What do they mean for this peculiar constitutional office?
Rohith Vemula, in his life and death, inspired a renewed anti-caste movement amongst Dalit-Bahujan youths and others across India.
There is little difference between the two - both seek homogeneity, supremacy and purity.
The massive farmers' protest that is currently underway in India is only a climactic manifestation of years of decay brought about by greater corporatisation of Indian agriculture.