Aunohita Mojumdar is a senior Southasian journalist and has reported extensively from the region for national and international media. Her reports have been carried in Asia Times, Eurasianet, Himal Southasian, The Guardian, Al Jazeera, the Christian Science Monitor and the Times of India among others. Aunohita was based in Kabul, Afghanistan for eight years as a freelance journalist and has also reported on Kashmir and the post-conflict period in Punjab.
Aunohita has lived and worked in Sri Lanka, Nepal, Afghanistan and India and is the former Editor of Himal Southasian. She relocated the magazine from Nepal to Sri Lanka when it was forced to close down in its home base. Indian by birth, she describes herself as Southasian by temperament.