India needs to follow a path akin to China’s to find answers to its job woes.
A scholar of South Asian religions explains how one lesson from the text, ‘nishkama karma’ – or acting without desire – may be useful for navigating the contemporary workplace.
Cratons are pieces of ancient continents that formed billions of years ago.
After months of indefinite postponement, presidential and parliamentary elections will finally be held over the next two years.
The eastward shift in the Global Entrepreurship Monitor rankings over the past five years has been striking.
In Hindu devotional poetry, love directed toward Vishnu can take many forms, including service, maternal adoration and the intense intimacy of lovers.
I come from a Dalit background and I research Dalit representation in film. So I know first hand Origin’s importance to Dalit people.
A closer look at the study suggests something else might explain the high figure.
Incentives have so far benefited large landowners and created lifeless plantations.
Religious, racial and class-based differences often get politicized.
Tourists can do a number of things to avoid dangerous encounters with monkeys.
A scholar of Hinduism explains the importance of the consecration ritual, which is believed to bring the presence of the divine into the temple.
India changed its visa rules after the 2008 Mumbai massacre to make it more difficult for Pakistanis to visit.
Garment workers around the world experience unacceptable forms of exploitation.
Shah Rukh Khan’s new film sheds light on the history of UK migration policy.
Modi is running for his third consecutive term of office, but many believe he plans to remain in power indefinitely.
The Ram temple, built on the site of a destroyed mosque, could be used by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party to mobilise his Hindu nationalist supporters ahead of the elections.
India is pursuing a policy of pleasing the ruling elites in its neighbourhood, which it hopes will serve its national aspirations to become a regional powerhouse like China.
A medical anthropologist explores claims about the health benefits of sound baths and how to choose the one to attend.
Achieving continuous supply requires both a realistic assessment of the situation and a realistic plan to meet the goal. The Government of India’s new initiatives have neither.