Beenish Ahmed appears in the following:
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Andy Byford called managing New York City’s expansive bus network and subway system “arguably the toughest job in transit right now.”
Monday, November 20, 2017
On-time performance fell from 81 percent in 2013 to 63 percent in the first eight months of 2017, according to MTA records.
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Don't blame track work, says MTA Chairman Joe Lhota.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
The MTA is trying to strike a conversational tone with riders through its onboard announcements. A former conductor remains skeptical.
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
WNYC reporters on questions that have arisen about Seyfullo Saipov's use of surveillance and how bicycle lane safety measures may have prevented the deaths.
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
When it comes to the subway, there's more to fear than delays and derailments.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
For those who may not have bank accounts or smart phones, there's another option.
Thursday, October 19, 2017
A coalition is calling for the MTA to adopt a new fare system that could speed things up.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Muslim commentator Beenish Ahmed says the election results "make official a nostalgia for a whiter America."
Thursday, October 27, 2016
A subway ride hammers home the reality that many Muslims face: While they fear being hurt by terrorists and vigilantes, others see them as a threat.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Since she was a little girl, Beenish Ahmed has felt called on to represent all Muslims in an often Islamophobic country. But how?
Thursday, October 01, 2015
Dumas was a rising heavyweight black writer when a white cop shot and killed him in 1968. In the age of Black Lives Matter, it's an almost eerie story of a black life lost.
Sunday, June 15, 2014
My mom cooks in a makeshift kitchen in the garage because she doesn't want the smell of simmering onions — the start of most of her dishes — to settle into the walls of our house. Even when there's a foot of snow on the ground, I find her there ...
Friday, November 08, 2013
Noor Khan traveled more than three hours through treacherous mountain roads from his remote village of Bajaur to the city of Peshawar in northwestern Pakistan. He makes the journey every few months in an effort to quiet the whirring he hears in his head.
The 27-year-old farmer has family and ...
Monday, December 12, 2011
It's standard practice for theaters to request that patrons turn off their electronic devices before a show begins, and common courtesy for theater-goers to oblige ... until now.
Some theaters have started to offer special "tweet seats" from which audience members can follow a play-by-play thread of information about a ...