Water has defined and redefined social boundaries for eons, while facilitating the formation of class and caste identities. The Brahmaputra Valley in Assam is a thriving case-in-point.
Populism is currently attractive because it contains a grain of truth. If we want to be prepared for the post-populist period and hasten its coming, we must address these real issues.
It will need fundamental change to keep global warming within 1.5 degrees, but not doing so will cost much more, warns Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
American indifference might have spurred Beijing to rapidly strengthen its military presence in the South China Sea.
Recent viral posts on Indian social media give misleading figures for Rohingya and Bangladeshi migrants and refugees currently living in the country.
In Assam, the complex process of identity formation takes an even more deviously complex form through the course of its colonial and post-colonial history.
The Lyngdoh Commission regulations need urgent reforms so as to make student politics in public universities more effective and dynamic.
Administrators of cities across the world underline the importance of urban centres in tackling climate change at the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco.
The abrupt cancellation of recently-announced Foreign Minister-level talks between India and Pakistan herald a rough phase for bilateral relations between the two neighbours.
India, by falling back to its traditional non-alignment policy, can serve as a mediator between an increasingly assertive China and the West.