Hello. We’re The Cognate. We are a digital news platform of Indian Muslim news, ideas, and culture. It was founded by journalist Shaik Zakeer Hussain. Our content includes news, ground reportage, interviews, and short explanatory videos. We report and write on a wide range of issues and events, concerning the Muslim community in India.
We have no political, institutional or commercial affiliations, which enables us to challenge the powerful and hold them to account.