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Dear Council Members, Welcome to another eventful year of activities sponsored by the South Asian Studies Council.  I am delighted to give you an overview of the many talks,...
Noorjehan Saphia Niaz (centre) and other women celebrating the Supreme Court judgment on triple talaq at the BMMA’s office in Mumbai on August 22. Photo: Arunangsu Roy Chowdhury
There is a history of Muslim women fighting for their rights within Muslim law. Justice Kurian Joseph’s judgment recognises this female interpretative authority, allowing...
Do new arrivals in a country take jobs away from the native residents? The picture is much more complex than that, argues Yale SOM’s Mushfiq Mobarak. He summarizes six...
Villagers dehusking paddy
The InterAsia photo exhibition currently being showcased in the Department of Anthropology at Yale features twenty photographs taken and curated by Debojyoti Das, a...