Based in Bangalore, Rohini Mohan writes about politics, environment and human rights. For about 15 years, she has written for several publications including TIME, Harper’s, Al Jazeera, The New York Times, The Economic Times, Tehelka, The Caravan, and The Hindu. She joined The Straits Times in 2019. Rohini has a Masters in political journalism from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, New York. Her first book is the award-winning The Seasons of Trouble (2014), a non-fiction account of three people caught up in the aftermath of the ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka.