Journalist

Zuha Siddiqui is a journalist based in New York City.

America’s Oldest Surviving Mosque Is in Williamsburg

New York Magazine’s Bedford + Bowery, December 26, 2018.

There’s a building at 104 Powers Street in Williamsburg, an inconspicuous row house just around the corner from the rooftop bars, art galleries and coffee shops near the Lorimer L stop on Metropolitan Avenue. White clapboard slats, sloping roof. Look closer, and there’s a discreet, white turret topped with a crescent. If no one had pointed it out, you wouldn’t know you were walking past North America’s oldest surviving mosque.

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The Women's Circle

Sister-Hood Magazine. June 6, 2018.

This group of young women is attempting to understand faith on their own terms. They begin, of course, with small steps: by talking about matters that concern and affect them in their regular lives.

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Tech start-ups: A head start?

Herald Magazine, April 30, 2016.

A quirky invite wound its way into several thousand email inboxes across cyberspace early in 2015. It came from Patari, a desi music streaming website that claims to host “the biggest collection of Pakistani music ever assembled in one place”. Patari is one of the scores of information technology start-ups that have appeared in Pakistan in recent years.

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