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Africa Shining

By ANJAN SUNDARAM | 1 February 2013
Can Indians leverage their long history on the continent to compete in the world's fastest growing economy?

Confronting the rules of rape

The Fierce One

The Ladies Sing the Blues

The Lede

Joy Ride

1 February 2013
Kolkata’s tram service rolls out a gleaming new single-coach streetcar.

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Perspectives

Sharing the Urban

By Gautam Bhan | 1 February 2013
The slow trickle of violence into our lives is as pernicious as the sudden, shocking act

Reporting & Essays

Africa Shining

By ANJAN SUNDARAM | 1 February 2013
Can Indians leverage their long history on the continent to compete in the world's fastest growing economy?

The Fierce One

By DEEPAK ADHIKARI | 1 February 2013
Six years after ending a bloody, decade-long civil war, Maoist leader Prachanda continues to fight for power in a politically turbulent Nepal

The Far Shore

By RAKU LOREN | 1 February 2013
A centuries-old shipbuilding industry in western Gujarat struggles to stay afloat

Books

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Together by Design

By Devina Dutt | 1 February 2013
Akshara project is a stunning reminder that Indian craftspeople are more than just custodians of traditions

Fiction & Poetry

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