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South Asian Brief

India Sets Coronavirus Record

Welcome to South Asia Brief, the weekly newsletter that keeps you up to date on a region that is home to one-fourth of humanity. Today:...

India-China Tensions

Welcome to South Asia Brief, the weekly newsletter that keeps you up to date on a region that is home to one-fourth of humanity. ...

Facebook’s India Problem

Welcome to South Asia Brief, the newsletter that keeps you up to date on a region that is home to one-fourth of humanity. This we...

What Kamala Harris Means for India

Sen. Kamala Harris leaves the Capitol after the conclusion of Senate impeachment trial proceedings on Feb. 3 Welcome to South...

Modi’s Ramifications

Welcome to South Asia Brief, the weekly newsletter that keeps you up to date on a region that is home to one-fourth of humanity. This...

Kashmir, One Year On

Welcome to South Asia Brief. This week: Aug. 5 marks the anniversary of Kashmir’s abrogation, a cease-fire in Afghanistan,&n...

Why Is South Asia Pushing Back Against Social Media?

Welcome to South Asia Brief. This week: Bangladesh moves toward net neutrality while Pakistan threatens to ban China&rsq...

Why Google and Facebook Are Racing to Invest in India

Welcome to South Asia Brief, it covers the region comprising Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and...

Why South Asia Doesn’t Have as Many Coronavirus Deaths

Welcome to  South Asia Brief, that covers the region comprising Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakis...

Why India Banned TikTok

Welcome to South Asia Brief. This week: Why India banned 59 Chinese apps, South Asia records 1 million coronavirus cases, dan...

Poverty and the Pandemic

Turkish TV show Ertugrul Gazi. Welcome to  South Asia Brief. This week, a closer look at how the coronavirus pandemic th...

A Deadly Battle at 14,000 Feet

Welcome to South Asia Brief, the weekly brief that keeps you up to date on a region that is home to one-fourth of humanity. Today: ...

India Is Hurtling Into a Coronavirus Crisis

A firefighter sprays disinfectant as a preventive measure against the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus in a containment zone in C...

The Coronavirus Reaches Rural India

Migrant workers and families line up to board a special train to return to their hometowns outside a railway station in Secund...

Why India and China Are Sparring

Welcome to  South Asia Brief. This week: What to make of a worrying buildup of troops along the India-China border, U.S. Pres...

‘CRADLE TO GRAVE’ TERRORISM

Welcome to South Asia Brief. This week, Afghans mourn an especially brutal day of attacks, the coronavirus is detected i...

THE PANDEMIC IS ENABLING BIG BROTHER

Migrant workers from Madhya Pradesh state enter the New Delhi railway station after the government eased the nationwide lockdown on M...

A CORONAVIRUS MYSTERY: WHY ARE THERE SO FEW CASES IN SOUTH...

Residents of a slum in Kolkata, India, line up to receive relief packages on April 30 Welcome to  weekly South Asia Brief. T...

Why Facebook is betting big on India

A man waters a tree outside the Jio World center in Navi Mumbai, India, on April 22 Welcome to  weekly South Asia Brief, now...

South Asia faces difficult decisions ahead

Welcome to weekly South Asia Brief. This week, it’s mostly pandemic news: Countries extend their coronavirus lockdowns, ...

Coronavirus and Communalism

Welcome to weekly South Asia Brief. The highlights this week: Coronavirus cases rise sharply across South Asia, intra-Af...