Jim Yardley is the South Asia Bureau Chief of the New York Times. He was previously the Beijing Bureau Chief of the NY Times.
Basharat Peer is a Kashmiri journalist. He has worked as an editor at Foreign Affairs and served as a correspondent at Tehelka. He has contributed to Granta, the New Statesman, The Nation, the Financial Times Magazine, the Guardian, the Hindu, and the Times of India, among other publications.
Beena Sarwar is an artist, journalist and documentary filmmaker focusing on human rights, gender, media, and peace. She has worked as Assistant Editor at the evening daily Star in Karachi, Features Editor of 'The Frontier Post', Lahore, and was founding editor of weekly 'The News on Sunday', Pakistan. She is on the Editorial Board of monthly Himal Southasian, Kathmandu (www.himalmag.com) and has written extensively for InterPress Service (www.ips.com). She has a BA in Art and Literature from Brown University (1986) and a Masters in Television Documentary (Goldsmiths College, London University 2001). She has made several documentaries and worked as a producer with Geo Television news. She was Op-ed Editor of The News before going on to Harvard University as a Nieman Fellow (2006). She was a Fellow at the University's Carr Center for Human Rights Policy (Harvard Kennedy School), 2007. Details from Chowk site. A few representative publications follow.
Pakistani award-winning journalist and writer Zahid Hussain is a senior editor with Newsline and a correspondent for The Times of London, Newsweek and The Wall Street Journal. He has also covered Pakistan and Afghanistan for several other international publications, including the Associated Press (AP) and The Economist. From Newsline author biography
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