Many conversions of Hindu women in Pakistan are harnessed as a means to an end and not necessarily the initial objective.
Although human rights victories are beyond doubt cause for celebration, often we are blinded to the potential of alternative paths of action.
Before colonialism, India embraced homosexuality and gender fluidity. The Supreme Court's repeal of a 157-year-old gay sex ban partially reclaims that history, but LGBTQ Indians still face hurdles.
India doesn't eat much meat per capita, but that might be changing: it's the fastest-growing poultry market in the world.
Canada is simply a consumer of ride-hailing services, and has not established any of its own Ubers or Lyfts, even as tiny countries like Estonia get in on the game. That needs to change.
As they shook off a particularly unpleasant colonial hangover, the justices of India's Supreme Court issued a remarkably emotional set of judgments.
A new project takes a different look at the role of oceans.
The case for pragmatism, not dogma.
Shifting parameters for citizenship are at risk of excluding millions from Indian citizenship.
A lighting revolution is underway across Africa that's occurred largely without government or donor involvement.
Staying at home puts women at greater risk of health problems – cities need to change to encourage them to go outside.
The US president's comments about South Africa's land reform stem from his view that whites are under attack from blacks.
India is the most dangerous country for women in 2018, according to a new survey. Putting more women in government is a necessary first step in preventing rape and better protecting abuse survivors.
Uncontrolled growth at the expense of the environment will severely exacerbate the impacts of climate change. As shown with tragic floods in India, our cities are not prepared for extreme events.
More than 350 people have died after intense rainfall in the Indian state.
The future of chocolate is in question as producers face challenges to keep up with new threats as well as rising demand from new consumer markets.
Since India established itself as the driving force 20 years ago, cricket has become an exception to Western dominance of global sports.
The 10th BRICS Summit delivered a mixed bag when judged on what it said on key issues, like global governance and trade.
The panchayat justice system should be used as inspiration to develop a workable model for conflict resolution in India and Pakistan.
The surrogacy industry needs international regulation to stop the exploitation of women's bodies.