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Why India Just Limited Wheat Exports

Workers load sacks of wheat on a freight train at Chawa Pail railway station in Khanna, India, on May 19. SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP V...

Can Modi overcome India’s Ukraine stance?

Welcome to South Asia Brief. The highlights this week: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi inks new deals in a trip to Europ...

South asia’s record-breaking heat wave isn’t over yet

Men rest by the riverside on a hot day in Allahabad, India, on April 28. SANJAY KANOJIA/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES Welcome to South...

Political Crisis Heightens U.S.-Pakistan Tensions

Security personnel walk past a banner featuring Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan near the Parliament House building in Islamabad...

The Taliban hard-liners are winning

Welcome to South Asia Brief. The highlights this week: Taliban hard-liners make a power play, Russia’s foreign mi...

Imran Khan faces his biggest political test yet

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan watches the Pakistan Day parade in Islamabad on March 23. GHULAM RASOOL/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGE...

The missile crisis that wasn’t

Pakistani military helicopters fly past a vehicle carrying a long-range ballistic missile during a military parade on Pakistan's Nati...

Oil price surge will hit South Asia hard

A worker stacks oil barrels at a filling station in n Chennai, India, on Feb. 24. ARUN SANKAR/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES Welcome to...

The Uttar Pradesh elections are a referendum on BJP rule

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Yogi Adityanath waves to supporters from atop a truck during camp...

What the Russia-Ukraine crisis means for South Asia

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan takes part in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier by the Kremlin Wall in...

Lata Mangeshkar was a south asian icon

Welcome to South Asia Brief. The highlights this week: South Asia mourns the loss of Indian singer Lata Mangeshkar, voting...

India’s economy could loom large in state elections

A pedestrian watches a digital screen relaying the budget speech by Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on the facade of the B...

Why India is silent on the Ukraine crisis

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets Russian President Vladimir Putin before a meeting at Hyderabad House in New Delhi on Dec....

South Asia has a connectivity disconnect

Men ride motorcycles past electricity pylons in Vollur village, Karnataka, India, on Oct. 10, 2021. ABHISHEK CHINNAPPA/GETTY IMA...

India and China’s border conundrum

Indian Army soldiers stand next to a gun positioned near the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in India's Arunachal Pradesh state on Oct....

The Taliban pick fight over border with Pakistan

A Afghan boy walks by fences guarded by Pakistani paramilitary personnel at the Pakistan-Afghanistan border crossing in Chaman, Pakis...

What to watch in south asia this year

A Taliban fighter inspects the documents of people lining up to enter the passport office in Kabul on Dec. 18. MOHD RASFAN/AFP V...

Why did the United States just sanction Bangladesh?

People wave national flags as they gather for Victory Day, which marks the end of a bitter nine-month war of independence from Pakist...

What is South Asia’s role at Biden’s democracy summit?

U.S. President Joe Biden meets with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House on Sept. 24. JIM WATSON/AFP VIA GETTY...

India has lost its leverage in Afghanistan

Afghan foreign students shout slogans during a demonstration against the Taliban and Pakistan, in Bengaluru on Sept. 8. MANJUNAT...

South Asia and COP26

Photo: Ian Forsyth/Getty Images Welcome to  South Asia Brief. The highlights this week: South Asia will struggle to reduce c...