Police Detained Northeast Indians Thinking They’re Tibetans Who Might Protest Against Chinese President’s Visit
Around 40 Northeastern people, including women, were detained despite having identity cards.
This Islamic School in India Is Giving ‘Nationalism Classes' as a Form of Self Preservation
The founders of Madrasah Rahimiya Global Academy in Jalalabad, Uttar Pradesh, say that the one-hour lectures were made mandatory after recent reports of mob lynchings and lockdown in Kashmir.
India is Arresting Tibetans Ahead of Chinese President’s Visit
Tibetan activists in India see these “preemptive arrests” as a sign of China’s growing influence over democracies and “their ability to press governments to silence freedom of speech in all corners of the world."
What It’s Like Being a Political Graffiti Artist in India, and Getting Away With It
“How many times in your life have you seen your Prime Minister painted on a wall in a funny, satirical manner? Probably never. Maybe nobody has the courage to do it. Maybe nobody thinks it's important enough. But I think otherwise.”
This Photographer Captures the People Caught Between Violence and Politics in Kashmir
“Kashmir is misinterpreted and misunderstood so much, and there's this narrative that Kashmir is 'ours'. The conflict has been nationalised to such an extent that it's not about the individuals themselves who’re from the region.”