Indian Journalist & Author
Rana Ayyub is a prominent Indian journalist and writer and an important voice from South Asia. Rana has been a political writer and an investigative journalist with many mainstream Indian and international publications. She has been an Editor with Tehelka, one of India's top investigative magazines. She has also reported on the anti-Muslim pogrom of Gujarat, a province in India in 2002, extra-judicial killings by the state, and insurgency. She is the author of the international bestseller, “Gujarat Files: Anatomy of a Cover Up", an undercover investigation which exposes the complicity of two strongmen in India, Narendra Modi and Amit Shah. Based in Mumbai, Rana is now an independent journalist and political commentator for various international publications.