Zahid Rafiq

As a reporter in Kashmir in Asia, I covered killings, protests, custodial disappearances, local politics and the arts. I have also worked for a newspaper for two years in Delhi, India covering crime and courts, and now on a Fulbright fellowship for a masters degree in US, i hope to bring a fresh eye to stories I cover in Richmond.

Stories by Zahid

Piedmont defeats Kennedy, keeping Eagles from playoffs

The Piedmont Highlanders defeated the Kennedy Eagles 37-31 in a tough, physical, closely fought game Thursday. The Eagles’ playoff hopes ended on a cold night...

Oilers suffer another defeat

The game between Richmond and El Cerrito on Thursday evening was decided much before the final whistle. It was an exercise in waiting for the...

Dorothea Lange returns to Richmond

When Christina Gardener wrote captions for Dorothea Lange’s photographs in 1943, she used shorthand and kept the backup notes for two days only; with the...