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Why is the West impatient with Myanmar?

Soon after Daw Aung San Suu Kyi made her first visit to strife torn Rakhine province, the New York Times …

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Prospects For Early Resolution Of The Rohingya Refugee Crisis

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It is indeed a very complex issue as it requires primarily creation of an environment in Rakhine conducive to the …

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The Rohingya Refugee crisis — another Palestine problem in Asia?

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The Muslims of Rakhine (known for centuries as Arakan )state of Myanmar – mostly Sunni and who speak what is …

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Who are the Rohingyas?

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The origin of the term ‘ Rohingya’ is phonological as this how it sounds when the word ‘Rakhine’ is pronounced …

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Specters of Partition

By Amar Diwakar Partition is the sanguinary event upon which national identity in the Subcontinent pivots. Much like the Holocaust …

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Innovative Microfinance for Underprivileged Women in India

By Aparna Singh   The idea of availability of need-based loans at an interest rate lower than from available informal …

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Bureaucratizing “Choice”: Longing, Belonging, and Not Knowing in the India-Bangladesh Exchange of Enclaves

Figure 1: Survey team at the makeshift camp, surrounded by enclave residents who have come to verify their names on …

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Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer show why they are simply peerless

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Who would have thought at the start of the year in 2017 that Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer and Spaniard …

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An Ideology that Killed Gauri Lankesh

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  By Siddharth Rai Killing in any civilised society is condemnable. The brutal killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh by unidentified …

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A Decade of BRICS: Indian Perspectives for the Future

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  On the occasion of BRICS 2017, India’s leading think tank -Observer Research Foundation (ORF) releases a collection of essays …

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