Umika Pidaparthy is an online producer with Al Jazeera English, currently on the Central and South Asia desk. She has covered stories in India, recently on the 2014 elections from the southern state Andhra Pradesh, and in North America. She focuses on technology, science, popular culture and off-beat stories.
Environment22 Apr 2015 08:11 GMT
Six-months later, survivors are struggling to rebuild amid a lack of promised government compensation.
Asia12 Nov 2014 20:45 GMT
Twitter reacts to media campaign offering advice to couples from shrinking minority to have more children.
Human Rights10 Oct 2014 11:51 GMT
Joint award for activists Malala and Satyarthi fast becomes a top trending topic, sparking congratulations and debate.
Science & Technology24 Sep 2014 12:52 GMT
Al Jazeera looks at past achievements of Indian space agency ISRO which is being hailed for successful Mars mission.
Science & Technology24 Sep 2014 07:07 GMT
Mangalyaan satellite enters red planet's orbit making India first Asian country to achieve this feat.
Humanitarian crises01 Sep 2014 10:12 GMT
Reactions to ALS donation campaign range from positive to critical, to some morphing it into their own cause.
Asia20 Jul 2014 10:24 GMT
A new book looks at Himalayan nation's decades of political change and difficult transition from monarchy to democracy.
Features02 Jun 2014 14:20 GMT
Sharing resources between Telangana and parent state of Andhra Pradesh becomes sore point as bifurcation is completed.
Poverty & Development02 Jun 2014 05:35 GMT
Initiative to cut out middlemen and tackle rising food prices reaps rewards in newly divided Andhra Pradesh state.
Features07 May 2014 07:15 GMT
People in soon-to-be-divided Andhra Pradesh state, angry at bifurcation, look forward to a better future.
Interactive15 Apr 2014 14:04 GMT
Al Jazeera reporters travel across this South Asian country as it holds world's biggest polls spread across nine phases.
Arts & Culture02 Mar 2014 15:55 GMT
The international influence of the year's previous award ceremonies are no guarantee of Oscar glory.
Philippines leader says N Korea 'wants to end world'
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Yoweri Museveni: A five times-elected dictator?
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Syria's war explained from the beginning
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