Indians pray to goddesses in temples, but "abuse women in the domestic sphere", notes author.
18 Jun 2013 13:18 GMT | India, Indonesia, Nepal, Singapore
Rather than shunning it, the United States should welcome Al Jazeera to its local media.
14 Jan 2013 13:21 GMT | US & Canada, China, India, Indonesia, United States
As a wartime story about a special operation, which killed bin Laden, "Zero Dark Thirty" represents a cultural narrative
20 Dec 2012 12:31 GMT
The devastating impact of climate change on the world economy has risen to 1.6 per cent of global GDP.
Dinesh Sharma | 13 Dec 2012 13:05 GMT
Asian-Americans approve of Obama's performance more than the national average and rate Romney considerably poorly.
Dinesh Sharma | 02 Nov 2012 06:36 GMT | Politics, India, Indonesia
Romney agrees with many, if not all, of the major foreign policy initiatives that Obama has put forward, writes Sharma.
Dinesh Sharma | 24 Oct 2012 09:54 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, China, Egypt
Obama's foreign policy record is the best defence in the face of any attack Romney or his advisers can throw his way.
Dinesh Sharma | 22 Oct 2012 08:09 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Indonesia, United States
Obama changed the tone and rhetoric of the "war on terror", yet escalated drone attacks, going after high value targets.
Dinesh Sharma | 16 Oct 2012 07:25 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, China, Indonesia
The presidential debate in Denver was underwhelming in regards to discussing the big issues plaguing America.
Dinesh Sharma | 06 Oct 2012 14:52 GMT | Business & Economy, US & Canada, China, Indonesia, United States
Suu Kyi is paving the way for a newly democratic Myanmar.
Dinesh Sharma | 30 Sep 2012 10:45 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Bhutan, China, India
A small organisation is tackling a deadly epidemic of chronic disease among El Salvador's sugarcane workers.
Health, El Salvador, Gang violence
Staying fit and healthy is not easy in a slum, and many residents must perform a delicate balancing act to get by.
Health, Asia, Philippines
What lies ahead for the United Kingdom and global financial markets now that the reality of a Brexit is inevitable?
Business & Economy, Brexit consequences, United Kingdom
A ski industry has sprung up in the remote alps of Afghanistan. But will this enterprise survive a resurgent Taliban?