Author: Mandakini Gahlot

2014 WPI Fellow

India Correspondent, France 24 India
New Delhi, India
Twitter: @MandakiniGahlot

This month, I visited the southern tip of India, where the construction of a $900 million mega port by world's third richest person, Adani, is hanging in the balance.

What's happening on ground is a story for history books.

A thread on the @Reuters report we published today⤵️

Hello! I'm looking for sponsors/partners to help me fund my trip to Turtuk, Ladakh.

I will cycle 560 miles through one of the highest motorable roads in the world with extreme winter conditions to raise awareness about depression & suicidal thoughts. (1/2)

The latest episode of our new series “A Sense of Community” focuses on Little Tibet, a unique suburb in Toronto.

Refugees turned it into a unique suburb but gentrification and rent hikes is pushing them out

Posts by Mandakini Gahlot:

The danger of a single narrative

Couple of weeks ago, up in Ely, I was sitting up late at night talking to my co-host Sharon Staat. Sharon lives in Chicago but visits Anne Swenson up in Ely twice a year – they’ve been friends for over 50 years! The details of our conversation escape me, but I...

In search of a better life

During the course of the week, I have been scribbling little notes to myself – on paper napkins, on newspapers, in my notebook – all of them ideas for things I should blog about. Topics include “Supermarkets in America/consumer culture,” “All you can drink Soda,” “The...