AYUSH GALA

APART FROM BEING A PERCUSSIONIST AND A CRICKET ENTHUSIAST, IT'S THE UNFOLDING TUMULTUOUS EVENTS OF GEOPOLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS THAT GIVE AYUSH THE ADRENALINE RUSH HE CRAVES FOR. SO NATURALLY, HE IS PURSUING HIS MASTER OF ARTS IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND STRATEGIC STUDIES FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF MUMBAI. HE ALSO LOVES TO ANALYSE AND DISCUSS THE SOCIO-POLITICAL ISSUES IN INDIA. HE HAS A BURNING DESIRE TO MAKE THE CITIZENS OF INDIA MORE AWARE AND INFORMATIVE ON VARIOUS MATTERS CONCERNING THEM.

RIYA PETER

BORN AND RAISED IN KERALA, RIYA PETER HAS ALWAYS DREAMED OF EXPLORING LIFE BEYOND A TRADITIONAL MALAYALI LIFESTYLE. SHE HAS COMPLETED HER MASTERS IN POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS FROM MAHATMA GANDHI UNIVERSITY, KOTTAYAM. SHE IS PROFOUNDLY INTERESTED IN EUROPEAN POLITICS AND KEENLY FOCUSED ON SECURITY AND DIPLOMACY FROM BOTH EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL STANDPOINTS

MANALI MATHUR

MANALI MATHUR IS A FREELANCE EDITOR AND RESEARCH ENTHUSIAST. ALTHOUGH SHE ENJOYS OPEN-HEARTED CONVERSATIONS ABOUT LIFE, BEING AN EXTROVERT WITH HUMOUR COMES IN HANDY. SHE PURSUED A MASTER'S IN POLITICAL SCIENCE FROM DELHI UNIVERSITY AND WAS A FORMER INTERN AT NHRC, DELHI. HER CORE AREAS OF INTEREST LIE IN PUBLIC POLICY, DIPLOMACY, ENVIRONMENT, GOVERNANCE, ADMINISTRATION..

Aakriti Verma

AAKRITI VERMA IS A FUN-LOVING PERSON, APART FROM BEING A BUDDING READER AND A CONTENT WRITER, SHE HAS AN EXTREME INTEREST IN SOCIALISING. AN EXTROVERT WHO HAS LITERALLY ADOPTED INTROVERTS AROUND HER. SHE IS CURRENTLY PURSUING A MASTER'S IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS.

Akhilesh Dwivedi

BEING AN AVID READER, AKHILESH LOVES TO EXPLORE NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN DEFENCE RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT. HE IS A VOYAGER AND LOVES WRITING POETRY. HE IS CURRENTLY PURSUING PH.D. IN DEFENCE AND STRATEGIC STUDIES. HE IS AN INQUISITIVE AND DILIGENT SOUL HOPING TO MAKE A CHANGE TO RECKON WITH. HE IS ALSO AFFILIATED WITH THE CENTRE FOR SECURITY STUDIES AT JINDAL SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES AS A CENTRE ASSOCIATE. HIS MAIN INTERESTS LIE IN SECURITY STUDIES, DEFENCE TECHNOLOGY, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS & WORLD POLITICS

Vaishnavi Singh

VAISHNAVI SINGH IS A LOVER OF POETRY AND LITERATURE. SHE IS CURRENTLY PURSUING A MAJOR IN ENGLISH ALONG WITH A MINOR IN SOCIOLOGY. VAISHNAVI HAS ALWAYS BEEN PASSIONATE ABOUT IMPROVING THE WORLD AROUND HER, ONE STEP AT A TIME, AND SHE HOPES HER TIME WITH THE INTERNATIONAL PRISM WILL CONTRIBUTE TO THAT GOAL.

TANYA JAIN

TANYA AND OPTIMISM GO WELL WITH EACH OTHER !! SHE IS A SHOPAHOLIC AND LOVE TO GET ON NEW TRENDS. BESIDES THIS, TANYA HAS BEEN A POLITICAL SCIENCE STUDENT AND HAS A GREAT INTEREST IN INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS. CURRENTLY PURSUING A MASTER IN THE SAME FROM DELHI UNIVERSITY, SHE IS DETERMINED AND HARDWORKING. TANYA AIMS TO MAKE A SPACE FOR HERSELF AND MAKE CONTRIBUTIONS BY INTERNING WITH "THE INTERNATIONAL PRISM", WHICH ACTS AS A PODIUM TO VOICE THE CONCERNS OF THE YOUTH.

KOMAL CHAUDHARY​

KOMAL IS A VERY PASSIONATE GIRL WHO LOVES TO EXPLORE NEW THINGS. CURRENTLY, SHE IS DOING MASTERS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE FROM DELHI UNIVERSITY. IN ADDITION, SHE HAS A KEEN INTEREST IN INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS AND EFFECTIVELY PURSUES THE SAME. AS A YOUTH OF THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD, SHE ASPIRES TO MAKE THE INDIAN POPULATION MORE CONSCIOUS AND KNOWLEDGEABLE BY WORKING WITH THE INTERNATIONAL PRISM

Yashi Singh

YASHI IS AN ASPIRING JOURNALIST AND ALSO A PASSIONATE WRITER. SHE IS DOING HER BACHELOR'S IN JOURNALISM, PUBLIC POLICY AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS. YASHI AIMS TO INTEGRATE HER WRITING SKILLS WITH HER PASSION FOR INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS BY INTERNING WITH "THE INTERNATIONAL PRISM".

Anaina M Raj

ANAINA M RAJ IS A FREELANCE WRITER AND AN AVID OBSERVER OF WORLD POLITICS. SHE TRIES TO EXPLORE THE ALTERNATIVE NARRATIVES AND LATENT DIMENSIONS OF INTERSTATE AND INTRASTATE RELATIONS. SHE HOLDS MA IN INTERNATIONAL POLITICS FROM JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY (JNU), NEW DELHI. HER RESEARCH INTERESTS INCLUDE INTERNATIONAL SECURITY, GEOPOLITICS, IR THEORY, SECURITISATION, AND FOREIGN POLICY.

Anwar Shahid P M

ANWAR SHAHID IS AN ACADEMIC PROFESSIONAL IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE WITH A BROAD KNOWLEDGE OF RESEARCH AND ANALYTICAL SKILLS. HE IS CURRENTLY WORKING AS AN ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AT BEJA MODEL COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCE, NETTANIGE, KASARAGOD, KERALA. HE HAS A KEEN INTEREST IN THE AREAS OF INTERNATIONAL CYBER SECURITY, CONTEMPORARY INTERNATIONAL POLITICS, FOREIGN AFFAIRS, DIPLOMACY, AND INDIAN POLITICS

Alara Mirza

MY NAME IS ALARA AND I AM A HIGH SCHOOL JUNIOR AT THE TREVOR DAY SCHOOL IN MANHATTAN. I AM THE LEADER OF VARIOUS CLUBS, INCLUDING MODEL UN, THE ADMISSIONS TEAM, AND COMMUNITY SERVICE CLUBS. I VALUE HARD WORK, EDUCATION, OPTIMISM, AND AMBITION. I AM PASSIONATE ABOUT INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, JOURNALISM, AND ECONOMICS, AND HOPE TO MAKE AN IMPACT IN THESE SECTORS DURING MY INTERNSHIP AT THE INTERNATIONAL PRISM.

Rekha J

BORN AND RAISED IN A HIGHLY CONSERVATIVE FAMILY, REKHA ALWAYS WANTED TO SHATTER ALL CHAINS SURROUNDING HER FROM ACHIEVING HER DREAMS. SHE IS CURRENTLY PURSUING HER MASTERS IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICS FROM MAHATMA GANDHI UNIVERSITY, KOTTAYAM. HER FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH INTEREST IS IN FEMINISM. APART FROM THAT, SHE IS A VOLUNTEER FOR SEX EDUCATION KERALA (SEK) FOUNDATION.

Shamini V

IN ADDITION TO INTERNATIONAL NEWS, CUPCAKES, AND COFFEE LIFT SHAMINI'S SPIRITS. SHE HOLDS A MASTER'S DEGREE IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS FROM WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN COLLEGE IN CHENNAI, AND SHE HAS A KNACK FOR UNDERSTANDING WHAT IS GOING ON IN THE OVERSEAS MARKET AND NEVER FAILS TO STAY UP TO DATE ON CURRENT EVENTS. HER PRIMARY RESEARCH AREA IS THE INDO-PACIFIC REGION, BUT SHE ALSO STUDIES MARITIME SECURITY CHALLENGES IN THE INDIAN OCEAN, MIDDLE EASTERN CULTURE, GLOBAL GOVERNANCE, AND FOREIGN RELATIONS. SHAMINI IS A DRIVEN PROFESSIONAL WHO CHOSE 'THE INTERNATIONAL PRISM' AS A CAREER LAUNCHING PAD.

Anand Reddy N

ANAND LIKES TO FACE CHALLENGES TO FIND ANSWERS TO UNANSWERED QUESTIONS, AND ALWAYS TRIES TO UPGRADE HIS WISDOM THROUGH OTHERS' EXPERIENCES. HE IS A SPECULATIVE PERSON WHO LIKES TO SPEAK ABOUT FOREIGN POLICY AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS. HE IS AN INDIVIDUAL WHO LIKES TO TAKE CALCULATED RISKS IN ORDER TO EXPLORE AND EXPAND HIS KNOWLEDGE

Mohammad Unais A V

APART FROM BEING A TALENTED FOOTBALL PLAYER AND A HODOPHILE, UNAIS IS ALSO AN ACTIVE SOCIAL WORKER IN KERALA. HE IS CURRENTLY PURSUING HIS MASTER'S DEGREE FROM MAHATMA GANDHI UNIVERSITY, KOTTAYAM IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICS. FROM HIS POLITICAL SCIENCE BACKGROUND, HE HAS A KEEN INTEREST IN AREAS LIKE MIGRATION AND REFUGEE STUDIES, GENDER STUDIES, AND WORLD POLITICS.

Navya Chandrika

NAVYA HAS A KEEN INTEREST IN GEO POLITICS, PURSUING HER MASTER'S DEGREE IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS FROM PONDICHERRY UNIVERSITY. SHE HAS A PENCHANT FOR RESEARCH AND LOOKS FORWARD TO EXPLORING DOMAINS LIKE FOREIGN POLICY, DIPLOMACY, NATIONAL SECURITY, PUBLIC POLICY, GOVERNANCE, AND CLIMATE CHANGE. SHE LIKES TO ACTIVELY ENGAGE IN PUBLIC DISCOURSES AND IS KEEN ON COLLABORATING WITH INDIVIDUALS AND INSTITUTIONS OF NOVEL AND DIVERSE IDEAS. NAVYA BELIEVES IN THE ABILITY OF ACADEMIC RESEARCH IN EMPOWERING PUBLIC OPINION.