Jyoti Thottam

Jyoti Thottam is TIME’s South Asia Bureau Chief. Based in New Delhi since 2008, she has reported from every country on the Subcontinent. She covered the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, the end of the Sri Lankan civil war in 2009 and mass protests in Kashmir in 2010. She joined Time Inc. in New York as a reporter in 2000, covering technology and then business and was named senior editor in 2007. She grew up in a suburb of Houston, Texas, and is a graduate of Yale University and Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs. On Twitter at @jyotithottam.

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Grameen Bank Founder’s Fate in the Balance

The board of the Grameen Bank is meeting today in Dhaka to decide the future of its founder, Muhammad Yunus. Revered as one of the founders of microfinance, Yunus won a Nobel Prize in 2006 for his work in bringing credit to the world’s poor, beginning in his home country of Bangladesh. He is now caught in a political maelstrom and could …

India’s Cricket World Cup Ticket Woes

The closely watched cricket World Cup matchup between India and England ended in a draw yesterday — the English batsmen, led by a dominant Andrew Strauss, almost got the better of the lackluster Indian bowlers — but I couldn’t keep my eyes off the stands. I wanted to know, who were those lucky people who managed to get …

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