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Three monks dressed in orange climb the steps of the ancient palace Sigiriya in Central Province, Sri Lanka on July 30, 2014. (PappoAnton/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Climbing Infinite Stairs in Sri Lanka

Three monks dressed in orange climb the steps of the ancient palace Sigiriya in Central Province, Sri Lanka on July 30, 2014. (PappoAnton/Flickr) more
Samanth Subramanian (L) and Suhasini Haider (R) in Mumbai on August 7, 2014. (Asia Society India Centre)

This Divided Island: Stories from the Sri Lankan War

Samanth Subramanian and Suhasini Haider discuss the aftermath of Sri Lanka's civil war. more
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Reconciling Sri Lanka

Honorable Minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara discusses efforts to reconcile the Tamil and Sinhalese communities. more
"This Divided Island: Stories from the Sri Lankan War" by Samanth Subramanian.

This Divided Island: Stories from the Sri Lankan War

Join us in a reading and talk around Samanth Subramanian's new book, an intense account of contemporary Sri Lanka emerging from war, followed by a conversation with journalist Suhasini Haider. more
Sri Lankan policemen look on as Tamil pro-government activists take part in a demonstration outside the UN offices in Colombo on March 10, 2014, to protest a proposed US-led UN resolution to investigate Sri Lanka for alleged war crimes. (Lakruwan Wanniarachchi/AFP/Getty Images)

When Will Sri Lanka End Its Silence?

It's obvious the situation in Sri Lanka has improved since the end of the civil war, but the government’s loftier and more consequential promises remain unfulfilled, writes Bhavani Fonseka. more
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Global Council
The Global Council is a distinguished group of senior leaders who advise Asia Society Trustees and senior staff. more
Indian residents of Kusum Pahari slum in New Delhi fill water buckets during a daily delivery from a municipal water board tanker. (Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images)
Asia's Next Challenge: Securing the Region's Water Future
An Asia Society leadership group’s report recommends a ten-point policy agenda for preventing a water crisis in Asia, which could have a profound impact on security throughout the region. more
Visual artist Senaka Senanayake at Tao Art Gallery in Mumbai on October 22, 2013. (Asia Society India Centre)

Painting for Environmentalism

Sri Lankan visual artist Senaka Senanayake provides a guided tour through his environmental-themed exhibition in Mumbai. more
A fisherman casts his rod in the surf in Colombo, Sri Lanka on September 30, 2013. (Lakruwan Wanniarachchi/Getty Images)

Photo of the Day: Making a Catch in Sri Lanka

A fisherman casts his rod in the surf in Colombo, Sri Lanka on September 30, 2013. (Lakruwan Wanniarachchi/Getty Images) more

Photo of the Day: A Furniture Vendor in Sri Lanka

A man carries kindergarten furniture for sale on his shoulders as he walks in Colombo, Sri Lanka on September 28, 2013. (Lakruwan Wanniarachchi/AFP/Getty Images) more