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.
What does it mean to be a woman and a farmer in Myanmar?
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 re-election of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen contributes to the growing global democratic crisis. Here's why.
The landmark decision by India's Supreme Court to decriminalise certain sexual acts between members of the same sex spurred great celebration at home and abroad. But, the Prime Minister's Twitter feed remained silent as stone.
Two researchers test out Britain's colonial legacy of anti-LGBTQIA legislations in Commonwealth countries.
The arrest and conviction of local Reuters correspondents, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, puts Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi in a tighter spot than ever.
The right-wing catchphrase "Urban Naxal" that is being used to discredit anti-establishment voices in India finds great relevance in the country's main anti-terror law.
A country-by-country analysis of freedom of the press in Central Asia.