Ismat Ara is a journalist based in New Delhi, India. Ara shares personal insights from her reporting journey amid growing hostility towards minorities and declining press freedom in India. As a young woman in her early 20's, she also shares the challenges of navigating through life with a restless mind. On most days, she enjoys her work and finds it thrilling. On other days, she listens to thirty podcasts in a row, goes on an unplanned five kilometer walk, drinks too much coffee and writes to heal.

Ismat Ara

Ismat Ara is a journalist based in New Delhi, India. She shares insights from her coverage amid rising hostility towards minorities and declining press freedom.