Weekend Mega Linkfest: 10 May, 2019

Some off beat reads for the weekend:

Can India endure another 5 years of Modi? (Aatish Taseer)

On Hindu refugees from East Pakistan (Sudipto Das)

Honduras Gang Violence (NY Times)

How Cocaine transformed San Miguel (Guardian)

Asia Bibi: Pakistan’s notorious blasphemy case (BBC)

How Ancient Indian Art utilises Maths, Mythology and Rice (Atlas Obscura)

A Chinese village that kept a Courtesan’s secret (SCMP)

Viktor Orban’s War on Intellect (Atlantic)

Spoof: Trump takes on second job (The Onion)

The Yeti: A beast in imagination (Open)

Mahboob Ali Khan, the sixth Nizam of Hyderabad (Manu Pillai)

Right and Bright Idea (J Mathrubootham)

On Cricket Commentary (Irfan Pathan)

Guru Gobind Singh’s letter to Aurangzeb (Madras Courier)

India’s African Kings (LHI)

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