Ph.D Scholar, Centre for South Asian Studies (CSAS) Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi-110067 Specialised in International Security, Diplomacy, South Asian Politics, Minority Affairs etc.
By Ashawti CK and Rajeesh CS 1/5/2018 Introduction Communal strife and civil war in Sri Lanka lasted more than sixty-four years. This paper analyzes the state’s direct support to the ethnic and religious antagonism that fuelled it, the political miscalculations that precipitated it and the mistrust which permeated both battling sides. In the first section,READ MORE
by Rajeesh CS and Ashwati C.K 17/3/2018 Introduction The systematic ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya population in Myanmar, the periodic attacks on Hindu minorities in Bangladesh, recent but constant attacks on Muslim minorities in Sri Lanka, destruction of Christian churches in Pakistan make it prudent to infer a fact that religious and political right outfits areREAD MORE