Edition:
India

Zofeen T. Ebrahim

Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

27 Mar 2018

From catwalks to news, Pakistan's transgender community aims to shift attitudes

KARACHI, Pakistan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As the first transgender news anchor in Pakistan, Marvia Malik is proud to be at the forefront of changing attitudes in her country but she says there is a long way to go.

26 Mar 2018

From catwalks to news, Pakistan's transgender community aims to shift attitudes

KARACHI, Pakistan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As the first transgender news anchor in Pakistan, Marvia Malik is proud to be at the forefront of changing attitudes in her country but she says there is a long way to go.

26 Mar 2018

From catwalks to news, Pakistan's transgender community aims to shift attitudes

KARACHI, Pakistan, March 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A s the first transgender news anchor in Pakistan, Marvia Malik is proud to be at the forefront of changing attitudes in her country but she says there is a long way to go.

25 Dec 2017

With a green light from Karachi, Pakistan's women-only taxis eye new cities

KARACHI, Pakistan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Braving whistles, catcalls and vulgar remarks, Karachi's female taxi drivers are determined to stay on the road to ferry women safely around the teeming city - from home to the office, to college and even to late night wedding parties.

25 Dec 2017

With a green light from Karachi, Pakistan's women-only taxis eye new cities

KARACHI, Pakistan, Dec 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - B raving whistles, catcalls and vulgar remarks, Karachi's female taxi drivers are determined to stay on the road to ferry women safely around the teeming city - from home to the office, to college and even to late night wedding parties.

07 Oct 2017

Don't we count? Transgender Pakistanis feel sidelined by census

ISLAMABAD, Oct 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Pakistani census officials came to the home of Aisha, a 27-year-old transgender woman in Lahore, she was marked down on their documents as a man.

21 Sep 2017

Freewheeling women: campus bikes liberate Pakistan's female students

ISLAMABAD (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For Senam Khan, one of the founders of a bike sharing scheme on a Pakistani university campus, the start-up has had unexpected - and welcome - consequences.

21 Sep 2017

Freewheeling women: campus bikes liberate Pakistan's female students

ISLAMABAD, Sept 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For Senam Khan, one of the founders of a bike sharing scheme on a Pakistani university campus, the start-up has had unexpected - and welcome - consequences.

12 Sep 2017

Pain and despair as Rohingya families in India and Pakistan watch from afar

KELAMBAKAM, India/KARACHI, Pakistan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In a dilapidated shelter in south India, surrounded by squalor, Alakamma Bibi dials her home in Myanmar every few hours.

12 Sep 2017

Teenage couple electrocuted in Pakistan in "honour killing" - police

KARACHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A Pakistani teenage couple who tried to elope were murdered with electric shocks in an "honour killing" by family members who were carrying out the orders of an influential tribal council, police said.

Markets

  • Asia
  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Sectors
Stock Search
Sensex 36,519.96 + 196.19 +0.54%
Nikkei 22,697.36 + 100.01 +0.44%
Hang Seng 28,181.68 -357.98 -1.25%
EUR/INR 80.069 -0.23%
USD/INR 68.400 -0.20%
GBP/INR 90.151 -0.60%
Gold 1,238.10 +0.00 +0.00%
Oil 68.05 -0.01 -0.01%
Corn 346.00 +4.25 +1.24%