Avantika Mehta

Avantika Mehta is an independent journalist based out of New Delhi. She covers issues related to law, gender and crime. She is a graduate of the Iowa Writers Workshop and also writes fiction.

The crackdown on comedy

In India, it’s not clear who has the last laugh.

May 10, 2021

On the periphery

India’s sex workers were vulnerable even before the pandemic.

Dec 09, 2020

Latest Articles

No neutrality

The military’s neutral stance around Imran Khan’s ouster may be damage control.

Tamil Sikh

A fragment of memory from 1984.

Selective truths

Kashmiri reception to the controversial film ‘The Kashmir Files’.