Meera Rizvi
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English   |   Bangla

A lapsed engineer-turned-writer, a researcher-turned-dastango. Always on the lookout for a good story

VOICES

 |   4-minute read

Christchurch Mosque Attack: New Zealand's women came up with the grandest of all gestures against Islamophobia

Kudos to the women of New Zealand and their PM, Jacinda Ardern, for their powerful gesture of wearing hijab in solidarity with Muslim women and the Islamophobia they face.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

From 1947 to 2019: The journey of a Muslim who is an Indian first

They wear their Indian identity on their sleeve. Their heroes are Sachin, Dhoni and, of course, Salman Bhai. But 2014 and its following politics have placed Indian Muslims at a crossroads yet again.