Nayeema Ahmad Mahjoor is a senior journalist, political analyst and a Penguin author. She has worked as an editor of BBC Urdu service in London for more than two decades. Her book, ‘lost in terror’ is the first book written by Kashmiri woman about the impact of militancy on women’s lives, published by Penguin Random house in 2016. ‘Dahshazadi’ is her book in Urdu published by Ferozesons Pakistan in 2015. Nayeema has been writing weekly columns for the news International, the Countercurrents.org, FEMASIA UK and the Greater Kashmir. Currently, she is associated with the Independent Urdu (UK) as a permanent columnist.