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Aisha Gani

Post-graduate journalism student at City University

Aisha Gani is a freelance journalist from London. Specialising in politics, history and culture, she has written for various publications. She is currently on the MA Journalism course at City University, London. Tweets @aishagani.

Are We Prepared for a Super Solar Flare Threat?

It sounds like something from a sci-fi movie, but the Sun erupted on Tuesday evening, releasing a torrent of charged particles that could have many implications on our infrastructure.
08/03/2012 12:44 GMT

More Dire Unemployment Statistics for the 'Lost Generation'

Another week of gloomy statistics. Another bad week for the UK's lost generation. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) published the latest figures of unemployment this week, which has reached 2.62 million. Youth unemployment has hit 1.02 million.
21/11/2011 13:47 GMT

What Does Guy Fawkes Night Mean for us in 2011?

The symbolism of Guy Fawkes has been adopted by the global movement of anti-capitalism protesters. So commemorating 5 November leaves us with mixed feelings whilst we hold our sparklers...knowing that Fawkes was tortured and then hung, drawn and quartered.
05/11/2011 00:59 GMT