Payal Mohta

Payal Mohta

Poverty & Development

'I stay awake at night in case the building is ready to fall'

Residents in Mumbai's crumbling buildings fear eviction, homelessness, and at worse, death.

'I stay awake at night in case the building is ready to fall'

India

The rise of female Sharia judges in India

Female 'qazis' are increasingly responsible for governing Islamic law, a role traditionally performed by men.

The rise of female Sharia judges in India