Asad Ashraf

Asad Ashraf

Asad Ashraf

Journalist

Asad Ashraf is a web reporter with WION. He has a penchant for writing poems, friends often refer to him as an occasional poet. He is passionate about reporting on human rights abuses and also Indian and International politics.

Opinions/Stories

The case for, against making national anthem in India's cinema halls compulsory

Some claim it will strengthen national integrity, others are of the view that it is a violation of their fundamental right Read Article

Exclusive: Touts, bank managers beat the system to convert black money into white

Agents explain how bank managers and chartered accountants are exploiting loopholes to help those with unaccounted wealth Read Article

India:Transgenders hit hard by demonetisation move

Without an official identity card and no bank accounts, most of the money the community owns is in cash Read Article

Demonetisation: BJP says good for economy now, but had opposed in 2014

The party had opposed the very same move in January 2014 when a Congress-led government was in power Read Article

Nandini Sundar case: Chhattisgarh police accuse DU professor of involvement in villager's murder

The activist, backed by the University's association, said the charges reek of 'police vendetta' for highlighting the lawlessness in Bastar Read Article

Indo-Pak tension: Bollywood's anti-Pak segment is a distinct minority

Known to be one of the most diverse film industries, Bollywood is now picking sides over the recent call for a ban on Pakistani actors Read Article