Nishita Jha is a qualified yoga instructor and caffeine addict. She is currently a senior correspondent with Tehelka in Mumbai. Nishita went to school at New Delhi’s Sardar Patel Vidyalaya and then studied philosophy at St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi. She has written on music, movies and pop culture for WorldSpace radio’s web journal, The Voice. For a brief period, she worked with Lalit Kala Akademi as chief coordinator for an international poetry festival before joining Tehelka.