EXCESSIVE FORCE AGAINST STUDENTS IN KASHMIR SCHOOL

AMNESTY INDIA PRESS RELEASE: A broken window pane in a classroom i in Government Higher Secondary School in Mattan, Anantnag. Allegations of the use of excessive force and the shooting of a student inside a school in Kashmir by security forces must be swiftly and impartially investigated and those responsible brought to justice, Amnesty International…

Selling sex: Wonder Woman and the ancient fantasy of hot lady warriors

Written by: Christian-Georges Schwentzel Photo Credits: Wikimedia Commons When the film Wonder Woman is released in early June, it will surely join the blockbuster ranks of other recent comic book-inspired film franchises, including Batman, Superman, Spiderman, and X-Men. But that’s not just because it features a sword-wielding Gal Gadot in knee-high boots and a metal bodice.…

What Does Trump Mean for Asia?

In this guest edition of The Interview, Vishal Manve talks to Raffaello Pantucci from the Royal United Services Institute. Ever since Donald Trump’s surprise victory in the US presidential election, Asian countries have been teetering on the brink waiting for his policy decisions. Be it his travel ban that targeted seven Muslim-majority nations, his proposal…