Indian Prime Minister Modi Just Lit the Fuse in Kashmir
Trump: I Could Win Afghan War—But ‘Don’t Want to Kill 10M’
How a 13-Year-Old Girl’s Murder Ignited Class Warfare
The new HBO docuseries ‘Behind Closed Doors’ re-examines the 2008 murders of 13-year-old Aarushi Talwar and domestic worker Hemraj Banjade—a case that divided a nation.
India Bullies Twitter Into Banning Student Accounts Abroad
A Texas college student is among other Westerners to be banned after a crusade against Pakistani trolls went terribly wrong—and ensnared unwitting students thousands of miles away.
Modi’s India Landslide Should Scare the Sh*t Out of Us
Hundreds of millions cast their ballots, and the man who billed himself as India’s ‘watchman’ won big after bombing Pakistan. His bellicosity may have been the key to victory.
THERE ARE PLACES I REMEMBER
Inside the Abandoned Beatles Ashram in India
The Beatles all tried to find Nirvana here on their trip to India, as did Mia Farrow and other celebrities. But the ashram turned out a bust, and for decades has been left alone.
Why My Family Didn't Go to the Ganges to Say Goodbye
For my parents, going to the Ganges for my grandparents’ pujas didn’t make sense. My whole family is from Bengaluru, nowhere near the famous river.
YOU CAN DO IT
Traveling to India With Kids? Here Is My Advice.
For years we assumed we would have to wait until the kids were grown to make the journey. But once they were old enough to carry their own packs, we realized we could do it now.
LINES OF CONTROL
When They Want War, India and Pakistan Always Have Kashmir
For a few days in February two nuclear powers stood at the brink of war. This will happen again and if, or when, there is a South Asian Armageddon you’ll find the reasons here.