Furquan is a journalist and a media researcher. He has written at the intersections of politics, identity, conflict and social exclusion for prime Indian and global news outlets such as The Telegraph, IndiaSpend, Hindustan Times, The Caravan and Al Jazeera. His last stint was with Land Conflict Watch, where he led the editorial and product initiatives. Furquan has also worked as a researcher with the International Center for Journalists and been a fellow at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford. He has presented his research at several academic conferences including the International Journalism Festival in Italy, at the UNESCO Press Freedom Day celebration in Ethiopia and at the Kabul University.
आंतरिक पत्राचार में दोनों सांसदों ने भविष्य में घोटालों की चेतावनी देते हुए नई कोयला व्यवस्था में खामियों को उजागर किया था। उनकी आशंका बाद में सही साबित हुई।
In internal letters, the two parliamentarians had punched holes in the new coal regime, cautioning of scams in future. Their words were prophetic.
आयकर विभाग ने डोनर्स से नकद, चेक या किसी भी अन्य माध्यम से राजनैतिक दलों को दिए गए हर डोनेशन का विवरण देने को कहा है। प्रवर्तन एजेंसियों के पास जल्द ही यह डेटा होगा, लेकिन अंधेरे में रहेंगे नागरिक।
The Income Tax department has asked donors to divulge details of all contributions made to political parties through cash, cheque, or any other mode. Enforcement agencies will soon have this data, but the citizens will stay in the dark.