Young writer Inshah Malik tells the stories of Kashmiri women and the often brutal effects on them from decades of conflict.
Chinese cash seized from the Indian monastery of the top Tibetan figure has underscored growing tensions between India and China -- and increased feelings of insecurity among the thousands of Tibetans in India.
India, China ended four days of high-level talks in Beijing on Thursday with an agreement to set up a hotline between prime ministers, to better avoid flare-ups over a longstanding border dispute.
With tensions running high between India and Pakistan, the press is being urged to quit fanning the flames.
Pakistan agreed Tuesday to ban Jamaat-ud-Dawa – a charity considered a front for the militant group tied to the Mumbai attacks – if the United Nations requests it.
The Mumbai attacks have brought old suspicions to the fore. Indians suspect militants from Pakistan; Pakistanis reject what they call a typical blame game.
But they may yet abandon his moderate stance on China if it doesn't bring progress soon, they warned.
The Tibetan leader in exile must balance his stature as a monk with the very temporal demands of politics.