Tagged: South Asia

Analyzing the unrest in Sri Lanka

“Every religion contains, in varying degrees, elements of the soft and the hard. For the sake of world peace, dialogue within religions and among them must strengthen the softer aspects” “Every religion contains, in...

The Perils Of Democracy In South Asia

The horrific saga of the ‘protestors’ storming the presidential palace in Sri Lanka is a memory that lacks precedence. For many, the act of setting ablaze PM Wickremasinghe’s residence was an apt metaphor of...

Interview with Dr. Teresa Segura-Garcia

Princely states have been an integral part of the political landscape of India during colonial period. While some princely states were perceived as favoring the British colonialism some supported India’s independence and worked for...