Jason Burke

Jason Burke is the South Asia correspondent of The Guardian and the author of The 9/11 Wars. His latest book is The New Threat from Islamic Militancy (Bodley Head, Rs 599, 288 pages)

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Nothing Medieval About Them

Are Islamic terrorists, executioners of the digital age, ahead of the curve?

17 September 2015
Nepal Earthquake: The Moment

A report from Ground Zero. Why it is always the poor

30 April 2015
The wretched land

A study of Pakistan’s pervasive military influence masters the broad strokes of its history but lacks the insight of intimacy

02 July 2014

The success of rampaging Islamist warriors in Iraq poses a new global threat

26 June 2014
Will History Too Retreat?

Warning as American Troops Withdraw: Modernise Afghanistan at Your Own Peril

14 March 2014


Mehr Tarar

Mehr Tarar is a well-known Pakistani columnist and author

Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press


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