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Ending Sex Trafficking (Complete)

Indian sex trafficking abolitionist Ruchira Gupta and journalist and activist Gloria Steinem discuss the hopes and challenges ahead for the vibrant women's movement in India and beyond. more
Nalini Malani's "Transgressions," currently on view at Asia Society Museum in New York City.

Video: Capitalism, Dying Languages Inspire Nalini Malani's Modern Shadow Play

Indian artist Nalini Malani introduces audiences to her video/shadow-play exhibition "Transgressions," and talks about her various sources of inspiration. more

Inside Asia Society Museum's 'Transgressions' Exhibition

Visual artist Nalini Malani introduces her video shadow-play exhibition, "Transgressions," on view at Asia Society Museum in New York City. more
A Hindu Sadhu (holy man) poses for a photograph during the Maha Shivaratri festival at the Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu, Nepal on February 27, 2014. Hindus mark the Maha Shivratri festival by offering special prayers and fasting to worship Lord Shiva, the lord of destruction. (Prakash Mathema/AFP/Getty Images)

Photos of the Day: Honoring the Lord Shiva

In India and Nepal, devoted Hindus dress up in elaborate costumes to celebrate Maha Shivrati or the Great Night of Shiva in reverence of Lord Shiva, lord of destruction. more
L to R: Adil Zainulbhai, Senior Advisor, McKinsey & Company; Prashant Agrawal, Consul-General of India, Hong Kong; Victor Mallet, South Asia Bureau Chief, the Financial Times; and Clay Chandler, writer, editor and founder, The Barrenrock Group, at Asia Society Hong Kong Center on February 20, 2014.

What Is the Future of India?

Influential thinkers from India and around the world share insights about how India, Asia's "other superpower," might forge a better future. more
Image taken from the cover of Wendy Doniger's 'The Hindus: An Alternative History.'

India's Move on 'Hindus' Shows Disturbing Fear of Free Expression

The recent brouhaha over a book on religion has Vishakha Desai worried that Indian cultural discourse is being "hijacked by narrow-minded interests." more

Nalini Malani: Transgressions

February 19 - August 3, 2014. more
L to R: Milan Vaishnav (on monitor), Sadanand Dhume, Shikha Dalmia, and Arvind Panagariya at Asia Society New York on February 4, 2013. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

Video: Parsing Poll Results and More, Experts Gaze Into India's Future

As India's 2014 election campaign heats up, analysts speculate about what the country will look like if the current front-runner ends up winning. more
Voters line up outside a polling station in Kolkata for the Indian general election in May 2009. (Deshakalyan Chowdhury/AFP/Getty Images)

Book Excerpt: CNN's Fareed Zakaria Senses 'New Sense of Nationhood' in India

"Is India even a country?" asks the host of CNN’s Fareed Zakaria GPS, adding, "It's not an outlandish question." more
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