Booker prize 2022 winner: The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida

Nandini Nair

Karunatilaka’s novel, though set during the civil war of the 1990s, seems oddly resonant today

The Bloodstained Cross

The war on civilisation reaches Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka: Prayer After Horror

A report from ground zero

Rising from the Ashes

We overcame once. We can do it again


A Sobering Moment

Time for the Sri Lankan government to hold its majoritarian instincts in check

Sri Lankan blasts unprecedented in scale, coordination: Ex-UN official and author

Gordon Weiss expects tensions between various communities to heighten in the island nation

General Election 2019: Quote Hanger

“Nowhere in history will you find Hindus involved in subversive activities. Even the Britishers never mentioned them as terrorists,” says Narendra Modi

Jaffna: The Haunted and the Hopeful

Jaffna still bears the scars of one of history’s longest and bloodiest guerrilla wars. Aditya Iyer reports from the Sri Lankan city caught between a horrifying memory and a tentative future

The Day Before

A pithy account of the Indian intervention in Sri Lanka that culminated in tragedy

The Castaways: The Life of Sri Lankan Refugees

They fled home only to be confined to subhuman conditions in the so-called special camps of Tamil Nadu 


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