Rana Dasgupta

Rana Dasgupta is a British novelist and essayist based in Delhi. "Capital: The Eruption of Delhi" is out now.

US & Canada

Bombs, war crimes and our diminished sensitivity

The recent bombing of a hospital in Kunduz highlights a decline in Western efforts to make wars less brutal.

Humanitarian crises

The grid of repression

The West should acknowledge that the current refugee crisis can be traced back to the age of empire.