Ashish Malhotra

Ashish Malhotra is a freelance journalist based in New Delhi. He works as a correspondent for Deutsche Welle and The Times of London. You can also find his work in CityLab. He has previously held positions at Al Jazeera English and The Hindustan Times.

Children at a Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh.

With already tenuous housing, the looming monsoon season threatens Rohingya refugee camps

Inside Bangladesh’s Balukhali-Kutupalong refugee camp, resources are scarce and potential flooding and landslides could be just around the corner. Will the settlement be prepared for the upcoming cyclone season?

With already tenuous housing, the looming monsoon season threatens Rohingya refugee camps
People cross the road in Delhi, India, during the height of the most recent air pollution crisis, Nov. 7, 2017.

As New Delhi’s pollution crisis persists, so do widespread public denial and complacency

As New Delhi’s pollution crisis persists, so do widespread public denial and complacency