Wasim Mirza


Wasim Mirza is a contributing writer to The New Leam. She is also a Culture Historian - based in Hyderabad, India.

Nizamuddin Basti Beyond COVID-19: The Merger of Spirituality and History

The Nizamuddin Basti has been visited by tourists and locals alike for its rich cultural...

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A Walk Through My City in Times of Coronavirus

The roads are stranded, the markets are empty and there is a lingering silence in the...

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Lessons India Can Learn from the Spanish Flu of 1918

We are finding ourselves at a time when it feels like there is no greater challenge...

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Kashmiri Saffron is the World’s Most Expensive Spice But Inadequate Infrastructure Keeps Cultivators Poor 

Saffron is the most expensive spice in the world and in India, Kashmir grows the bulk of...

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Mahua Moitra Says, “CAA is an Attempt to Disenfranchise and Annihilate People.”

Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra is known for her fiery and powerful speeches in the...

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JNU Violence, a Deaf Administration and a Spectator Called Delhi Police

Extreme violence and an attack broke out inside the premises of the Jawaharlal Nehru...

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Shaheen Bagh: A Testament to Muslim Women’s Arrival in Indian Politics

The country’s capital, New Delhi may be witnessing one of the coldest winters in the...

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Will the contentious Data Protection Bill make India an Orwellian State?

The contentious Personal Data Protection Bill has received the staunch criticism of the...

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Climate Change has Much to do with Bihar Politics: CM Nitish Kumar Undertakes Yatra

“Jal, Jeevan,Haryali”, yes that’s the name of Nitish Kumar’s new rally across the...

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“People are Underestimating the Force of Angry Kids”, Says Climate Activist Greta Thunberg

The vivacious, courageous and thoroughly determined teenager Greta Thunberg reminds us of...

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